31 May 2018

General Awareness for RRB Group D, ALP, Bank Clerks and PO Exams - 2018

1. Who has taken charge as the new secretary of the Press Council of India (PCI)?
1) Vibha Bhargava 2) Jagdish Mukhi
3) Anupama Bhatnagar 4) K.S. Saraswat
5) Preeti Sudan

2. Who has been appointed as SBI Life Insurance Company Limited’s new MD and CEO?
1) Ritesh Kumar 2) Sandeep Bakhshi
3) Amitabh Chaudhry 4) Sanjeev Nautiyal
5) Arijit Basu

3. Name the International Airport which has been declared as the cleanest and bestmaintained airport in the country under the 1.5 million to 5 million passenger handling airport category.
1) Mangaluru International Airport
2) Goa International Airport
3) Cochin International Airport
4) Jaipur International Airport
5) Calicut International Airport

4. Who has been conferred with the 2017 Dadasaheb Phalke Award?
1) Shatrughan Sinha 2) Amitabh Bachchan
3) Sri Devi 4) Vinod Khanna 5) Vinod Rai

5. IndusInd Bank announced that it has launched a pilot solution to communicate with its customers though which of the following social media platform?
1) Facebook 2) WhatsApp
3) Twitter 4) Skype 5) Instagram

6. How many public sector banks have been placed under the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)’s Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework due to non-performing assets, recently?
1) 10 2) 12 3) 11 4) 8 5) 6

7. Which bank has launched three ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT)-based customer service initiatives on a pilot basis, as part of its ‘Customer First’ initiative, at one of its branch in Chennai, Tamil Nadu?
1) Indian Bank
2) Indian Overseas Bank
3) Oriental Bank of Commerce
4) Karur Vysya Bank
5) Axis Bank

8. Which Japanese Bank has planned to launch a $930 million Indian joint solar energy venture with China’s GCL System Integration Technology Co, as part of its India solar investment roadmap?
1) Development Bank of Japan
2) SoftBank
3) Shoko Chukin Bank
4) Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
5) Asian Development Bank

9. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a penalty of ........ on IDBI Bank for non-compliance with the outlined norms related to reporting of bad loans?
1) Rs.3 crore 2) Rs.2 crore
3) Rs.5 crore 4) Rs.4 crore
5) Rs.6 crore

10. Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved USD $ 140-Million loan to improve the rural road connectivity and management for residents in which state of India?
1) Himachal Pradesh 2) Madhya Pradesh
3) Maharashtra 4) Arunachal Pradesh
5) Telangana

11. Name the bank that has launched ‘Add on Working Capital GST’, a special financing scheme to help the state industry cope with the delay in reimbursement of Goods and Services Tax (GST) under special tax relief?
1) Corporation Bank
2) Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) Bank
3) Dhanalakshmi Bank
4) Lakshmi Vilas Bank
5) Syndicate Bank

12. ‘Barbie Dreams’ is an autobiography of which of the following famous Bollywood actress?
1) Priyanka Chopra 2) Kareena Kapoor
3) Katrina Kaif 4) Hema Malini
5) Raveena Tandon

13. Who received the first copy of the book 'Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar: Vyakti Nahin Sankalp' from Vice President Venkaiah Naidu?
1) Thaawar Chand Gehlot
2) Speaker Sumitra Mahajan
3) Kishor Makwana
4) President Ram Nath Kovind
5) Prime Minister Narendra Modi

14. Name the former US First Lady who passed away recently?
1) Barbara Bush 2) Laura Bush
3) Dorothy Bush 4) Nancy Reagan
5) Rosalynn Carter

15. Nabi Tajima, the world’s oldest person has passed away. She belonged to which country?
1) North Korea 2) Japan
3) China 4) South Korea 5) Taiwan

16. What is the growth rate of India in the financial year 2018-2019, according to Asian
Development Bank (ADB)?
1) 7.3 2) 7.2 3) 7.4
4) 7.6 5) 7.8

17. SEBI proposes reducing debt issuance timeline from the current 12 days to how many days?
1) 5 days 2) 8 days
3) 6 days 4) 10 days 5) 4 days

18. In a bid to boost defence cooperation, which country is planning to gift obsolete military equipment to friendly countries?
1) Russia 2) Japan
3) India 4) Germany 5) England

19. Which Motorcycle company would invest Rs.800 crore in the current financial year to expand footprint in the country?
1) Hero 2) Royal Enfield
3) Honda 4) TVS 5) Bajaj

20. Which of the following telecom partnership with Sodexo to accelerate India's digital transformation?
1) Airtel 2) Idea 3) Vodafone
4) Jio 5) BSNL

21. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) issued a notification aimed at tightening reporting norms for the LRS. Expand LRS.
1) Liberalised Remittance Scheme
2) Liberalised Rational Scheme
3) Liberalised Remittance System
4) Liberal Recurring Scheme
5) Liberal Rational System

22. Which of the following country launches website to report corruption?
1) Saudi Arabia 2) China 3) USA
4) Russia 5) Iran

23. Which of the following countries Bans Foreign Social Media Networks in Schools?
1) Cuba 2) Sudan 3) Vietnam
4) Iran 5) Eritrea

24. The Government of India (GoI) has launched UTTAM App for coal quality monitoring. What does “UTTAM” stands for?
1) Unlocking Transparency by Third Party Assessment of Mined Coal
2) Underact Transparency by Third Party Assessment of Mined Coal
3) Underplay Transparency by Third Party Assessment of Mined Coal
4) Underboss Transparency by Third Party Assessment of Mined Coal
5) Undertake Transparency by Third Party Assessment of Mined Coal

25. Which state government comes up with Water ATM policy for urban areas?
1) Karnataka 2) Sikkim
3) Telangana 4) Kerala 5) Haryana

26. Name the initiative launched by FSSAI to address Vitamin D deficiency among school children by shifting assembly hours to noon?
1) Project Surya 2) Project Vitamin D
3) Project Sun 4) Project Dhoop
5) Project Moon

27. Which state government has launched a campaign to connect with youngsters?
1) Uttarakhand 2) Kerala
3) Karnataka 4) Telangana
5) Madhya pradesh

28. Which state government has launched a mission to increase organic turmeric?
1) Meghalaya 2) Assam
3) Mizoram 4) Karnataka
5) Bihar 6) Sikkim

29. Which of the following ministry has launched 360° Virtual Reality (VR) video on Incredible India?
1) Ministry of Home Affairs
2) Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
3) Ministry of Tourism
4) Ministry of Rural Development
5) Ministry of Defence

30. Who has become the India’s longest serving Chief Minister of India?
1) Naveen Patnaik 2) Raman Singh
3) Shivraj Singh Chauhan
4) Pawan Kumar Chamling
5) Nitish Kumar

31. Which of the following islands is the first cashless island of the country?
1) Majuli 2) Karang 3) Diu island
4) Agatti Island 5) Neill island

32. Which Indian armed force will carry out combat training exercise “Gaganshakti 2018”?
1) Indian Army 2) Indian Navy
3) Indian Air Force 4) Indian Coast Guard
5) Border Security Force

33. The coastal security exercise ‘Sagar Kavach’ has recently held in which state?
1) Odisha 2) Kerala
3) Karnataka 4) Andhra Pradesh
5) Tamil Nadu

34. The first meeting of newly constituted ‘NITI Forum for North East’ was held in which of the following places?
1) Imphal, Manipur 2) Agartala, Tripura
3) Kohima, Nagaland
4) Shillong, Meghalaya
5) New Delhi

35. The World Liver Day (WLD) is observed every year on which of the following day?
1) 18th April 2) 19th April
3) 17th April 4) 20th April
5) 21st April

36. Who won the Formula 1 Chinese Grand prix title 2018?
1) Kimi Raikkonen 2) Lewis Hamilton
3) Sebastian Vettel 4) Daniel Ricciardo
5) Kimi Raikkonen

37. Which country will host Asian weightlifting championship for the first time in 2019?
1) China 2) Nepal 3) Bangladesh
4) India 5) Srilanka

38. Who won his 31st Masters title by defeating Japan’s Kei Nishikori in the Monte Carlo Masters final in Monaco?
1) Rafael Nadal 2) Roger Federer
3) Yuki Bambri 4) Leander Paes
5) Andy Murray

39. Name the foot baller who was named the PFA (Professional Foot ballers’ Association) Player of the Year on April 22, 2018?
1) Lionel Messi 2) Christiano Ronaldo
3) Neymar 4) Fran Kirby 5) Mohamed Salah

40. Which of the following state get GI tag for Adilabad dokra, Warangal Dhurries?
1) Andhra Pradesh 2) Hariyana
3) Tamilnadu 4) Kerala 5) Telangana

41. Which city has ranked No.1 among 20 largest cities in India in terms of 4G availability, as per a report by Open Signal?
1) Mumbai 2) Bangalore 3) Patna
4) Kolkata 5) Chennai

42. What is the capital of Nigeria?
1) Abuja 2) Oslo 3) Lima
4) Bamako 5) Port Louis

43. Pong Dam is located in which of the following state?
1) Himachal Pradesh 2) Rajasthan
3) Haryana 4) Karnataka 5) Bihar

44. Dhemsa dance is related to which of the following state?
1) Andhra Pradesh 2) Karnataka
3) Odisha 4) Meghalaya
5) Rajasthan

Answers:

1-3
2-4
3-1
4-4
5-2
6-3
7-2
8-2
9-1
10-2
11-2
12-3
13-4
14-1
15-2
16-1
17-3
18-3
19-3
20-4
21-1
22-2
23-4
24-1
25-5
26-4
27-1
28-1
29-3
30-4
31-2
32-3
33-2
34-2
35-2
36-4
37-4
38-1
39-5
40-5
41-3
42-1
43-1
44-3.

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