Current Affairs Questions for IBPS Clerk, Canara Bank PO- Set 142

Current Affairs Progress Test - Set 142
Progress Test is an initiative from ByScoop to help candidates in revising the Current Affairs for upcoming banking exams. The questions covered are selected from the current events and will be extremely helpful in upcoming competitive exams like SBI PO mains, SBI Clerk mains, RBI Grade B and various other exams.
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No. of Questions: 10
Time Limit: 02 minutes
  1. RBI has directed banks to provide PCE to bonds issued by systematically important NBFC’s and housing finance companies. What does PCE stands for?
    Per Capita Expenditure
    Partial Cost Equalization
    Partial Credit Enhancement
    Permanent Cost Exchange
    Personal Consumption Expenditure
    Option C
    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) allowed banks to provide partial credit enhancement (PCE) to bonds issued by systemically important non-deposit taking non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) registered with the RBI and housing finance companies (HFCs) registered with the National Housing Bank.


  2. Prathamesh Maulingkar has become the first Indian to win the Mister Supranational 2018. He hails from which state?
    West Bengal
    Himachal Pradesh
    Option A
    Goa’s Prathamesh Maulingkar has become the first Indian to win the title of Mister Supranational 2018.


  3. India’s first interactive credit card with buttons has been launched by which bank?
    HDFC Bank
    Axis Bank
    Kotak Mahindra Bank
    IndusInd Bank
    ICICI Bank
    Option D
    IndusInd Bank launches India’s first interactive credit card with buttons. It is named Nexxt Credit Card having choice of payment options such as EMI, Reward Points or Credit at the push of a button, on the card, at the point of sale (POS).


  4. The first ever combined guided weapons firing exercise CROSS BOW – 18 was conducted by the Indian Air Force for which of these types of missiles?
    Both B & C
    Option B
    The Indian Air Force successfully conducted Exercise CROSS BOW-18, combined guided weapons firing exercise of Surface-to-Air Missiles from the Air Force Station at Suryalanka in Andhra Pradesh. This was a first of its kind Exercise undertaken by the Indian Air Force in which firing of four different class of missiles – AKASH, SPYDER, OSA-AK-M and IGLA was successfully carried from December 4-8, 2018


  5. The Military Literature Festival (MLF) 2018 was held in which city?
    New Delhi
    Option E


  6. Name of the app launched by NSE for retail investors to buy government securities
    NSE Bid
    NSE goBID
    NSE SecBid
    NSE Instant-Sec
    BidOn NSE
    Option B


  7. Mohammad Asrarul Haque passed away recently. He was a __________
    Option D
    Senior Congress MP Mohammad Asrarul Haque passed away following a heart attack. He was 76.


  8. Chitra Mudgal has been honored with the 2018 Sahitya Academy Award in which language?
    Option C
    Novel – Post Box No- 203 Naala Sopara


  9. How much amount of loan agreement has been signed between India and ADB to upgrade state highways in Bihar?
    USD 100 million
    USD 250 million
    USD 300 million
    USD 150 million
    USD 200 million
    Option E
    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed a $200 million loan to finance widening and upgrading of about 230 Kilometers State Highways in Bihar


  10. Who is the new Chairman of the SWIFT INDIA?
    Arundhati Bhattacharya
    Raghuram Rajan
    Rajiv Gauba
    Rajnish Kumar
    Arvind Subramanian
    Option A
    SWIFT India has appointed former SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya as the new Chairman of its board.


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