Current Affairs Quiz: July 28, 2017

Current Affairs Quiz 28 July 2017 

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  1. For which of the following state/UT, has the cabinet gave ex-post facto approval for amendment of the Constitution Order, 1954 by way of the Constitution Amendment Order, 2017?
    A) Jammu and Kashmir
    B) New Delhi

    C) Andaman and Nicobar
    D) Goa
    View Answer
    Option A
    Some Extra
    Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on 26 July every year in honour of the Kargil War’s Heroes.
  2. Which of the following ministries has launched a mobile app “Sagar Vani” – An Integrated Information Dissemination System?
    A) Ministry of Human Resource Development
    B) Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
    C) Ministry of Science & Technology
    D) Ministry of External Affairs
    View Answer
    Option C
    Some Extra:
    Minister of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Dr. Harshvardhan launched an app Sagar Vani” on the occasion of Foundation Day of Ministry of Earth Sciences in New Delhi.
  3. On the death anniversary of the former President, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, where is his memorial is being inaugurated by PM Modi?
    A) Kancheepuram
    B) Ramananthapuram
    C) Nagapattinam

    D) Tiruchirappalli
    View Answer
    Option B
    Some Extra:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s memorial in Tamil Nadu’s Ramananthapuram district.
  4. Which of the following Islands is renamed as Abdul Kalam Island to mark the second death anniversary of the former President?
    A) Majuli Island
    B) Baratang Island 
    C) Wheeler Island
    D) Agatti Island
    View Answer
    Option C
    Some Extra:
    The Odisha government has issued a gazette notification renaming Wheeler Island in Bhadrak district as Abdul Kalam Island to mark the second death anniversary of the former President.
  5. Where has the IT company Accenture opened its first innovation hub?
    A) Chennai 
    B) Hyderabad 
    C) Mumbai
    D) Bengaluru 
    View Answer
    Option D
    Some Extra:
    IT company Accenture has opened its first innovation hub in Bengaluru that will offer organisations access to knowledge, leading technology capabilities and business acumen in over 40 industries.
  6. Where did the 2017 BRICS Labour & Employment Ministers Meet held?
    A) China 
    B) India
    C) South Africa
    D) Russia
    View Answer
    Option A
    Some Extra:
    Beijing, China
  7. Where did the 2017 BRICS Youth Forum held?
    A) China
    B) Brazil
    C) South Africa
    D) Russia
    View Answer
    Option A
    Some Extra:
    Chonqging, China
  8. What is the name given to new continent being discovered under New Zealand?
    A) Nealandia 
    B) Nealand
    C) Zealand
    D) Zealandia    
    View Answer
    Option D
    Some Extra:
    New continent discovered under New Zealand, mostly submerged unknown continent beneath the South Pacific has been named as Zealandia.
  9. What is the name of the first paperless banking branch opened by Canara Bank?
    A) CANAP
    B) CANPB
    C) CANPA
    D) CANDI
    View Answer
    Option D
    Some Extra:
    Titled ‘CANDI’, the branch will provide an end-to-end digital experience to customers.
  10. Which of the following banks has signed a corporate agency agreement with Bajaj Allianz General Insurance for distribution of later’s products?
    A) Bank of India
    B) Canara Bank
    C) Punjab National Bank
    D) Union Bank of India
    View Answer
    Option C
    Some Extra:
    Punjab National Bank and Bajaj Allianz General Insurance have signed a corporate agency agreement for distribution of Bajaj Allianz’s general insurance products through the bank’s network of 7,000 branches.
  11. Where is the first paperless banking branch titled ‘CANDI’ opened by Canara Bank?
    A) Bengaluru
    B) Mumbai
    C) Pune
    D) Kochi
    View Answer
    Option A
    Some Extra:
    Canara Bank, which has set an ambitious target of moving to ‘paperless’ futuristic banking, launched its first ‘Digital Banking Branch’ in Bengaluru.
  12. Which of the following banks has acquired FreeCharge, an e-commerce website?
    A) HDFC Bank
    B) Axis Bank
    C) Yes Bank
    D) ICICI Bank
    View Answer
    Option B
    Some Extra:
    Axis Bank has entered into an agreement with Jasper Infotech Private Limited to acquire 100 per cent stake in its subsidiaries like FreeCharge Payment Technologies Private Limited and Accelyst Solutions Private Limited, which together constitute the digital payments business under the “FreeCharge” brand
    E-commerce marketplace Snapdeal had acquired FreeCharge in 2015.
  13. Which of the following banks has become 1st in country that has acquired a digital payments company?
    A) HDFC Bank
    B) Axis Bank
    C) Yes Bank
    D) ICICI Bank
    View Answer
    Option B
    Some Extra:
    Axis Bank, who is a leader in key payment modes, marks the acquisition as the first in digital payments company by a bank in India.
  14. Bombay Stock Exchange, BSE has joined hands with which Exchange for cooperation in exchange of information across business areas?
    A) Tokyo Stock Exchange (TYO)
    B) London Stock Exchange (LSE)
    C) Egyptian Exchange (EGX)
    D) Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX)
    View Answer
    Option C
    Some Extra:
    Bombay Stock Exchange, BSE has joined hands with Egyptian Exchange (EGX) for cooperation in exchange of information across business areas.
  15. Former _____ Chief Minister N. Dharam Singh has passed away.
    A) Karnataka
    B) Maharashtra
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Punjab
    View Answer
    Option A
  16. Kubersingh Saklecha who has passed away recently was a  _______
    A) politician
    B) freedom fighter
    C) economist
    D) journalist
    View Answer
    Option B
    Some Extra:
    Veteran freedom fighter and social worker Kubersingh Saklecha has passed away.
  17. Which of the following state governments has appointed Olympics badminton silver medallist P.V. Sindhu as Deputy Collector?
    A) Andhra Pradesh
    B) Telangana
    C) Madhya Pradesh
    D) Kerala
    View Answer
    Option A
    Some Extra:
    Olympics badminton silver medallist P.V. Sindhu has been appointed as Deputy Collector by the Andhra Pradesh government. She is told to join within 30 days.
  18. Who has been appointed as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Axis bank?
    A) Bhavya Rana
    B) Shikha Sharma
    C) Karishma Khanna
    D) Radhika Iyer
    View Answer
    Option B
    Some Extra:
    The country’s third largest private sector lender Axis Bank has re-appointed Shikha Sharma as its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer for three years till May 31, 2021.
  19. Name the mobile application launched by the Ministry of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment for Earthquake Parameter Dissemination?
    A) Nation Quake
    B) Earth Quake
    C) India Quake
    D) Mobile Quake
    View Answer
    Option C
    Some Extra:
    Union Minister of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Dr. Harshvardhan launched an app “India Quake” on the occasion of Foundation Day of Ministry of Earth Sciences in New Delhi.

Static GK related to Today’s Current Affairs

  1. What is the constituency of Union Minister of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Dr. Harshvardhan?
    A) Purvi Champaran, Bihar
    B) ‎Chandni Chowk, Delhi
    C) Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
    D) Sundargarh, Odisha
    View Answer
    Option B
     
  2. Where is the Dr. Abdul Kalam Island, formerly known as Wheeler Island situated?
    A) Puri
    B) ‎Sudergarh 
    C) Cuttack
    D) Bhadrak
    View Answer
    Option D
    Some Extra:
    Bhadrak district, Odisha
  3. Where is the headquarters of Canara Bank situated?
    A) Mangalore
    B) Mumbai
    C) Bengaluru
    D) Hyderabad 
    View Answer
    Option C
  4. Where is the headquarters of Punjab National Bank situated?
    A) New Delhi
    B) Punjab
    C) Rajasthan
    D) Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option A
  5. Where is the headquarters of Axis Bank situated?
    A) Mangalore
    B) Mumbai
    C) Bengaluru
    D) Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option B
  6. P.V. Sindhu is related to which of the following sports?
    A) Squash
    B) Table Tennis
    C) Badminton
    D) Cricket
    View Answer
    Option C

 

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          34. KaRi$hMa

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