Current Affairs Quiz: September 05, 2017

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  1. Who is going to be declared as the “Co-patron” of Calcutta Archdiocese?
    A) AJ John
    B) MG George
    C) Mother Teresa
    D) Sangliana
    View Answer
       Option C
    Explanation:
    In commemoration of the first anniversary of her canonisation, the Archdiocese of Calcutta is set to declare Mother Teresa as its co-patron.
  2. Who has been appointed as  the new Md, CEO of Karur Vysya bank?
    A) Rajiv Rishi
    B) PR Seshadri
    C) Ashok pal Singh
    D) PS Jayakumar
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       Option B
    Explanation:
    P R Seshadri has assumed charge as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Karur Vysya Bank.
  3. Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of Syndicate Bank?
    A) Rahul Rathi
    B) TCA ranganathan
    C) Ajay Vipin Nanavati
    D) Jatinder Bir
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       Option C
    Explanation:
    Ajay Vipin Nanavati has assumed charge as Chairman of Syndicate Bank
  4. ___ becomes the first visiting country to inflict 5-0 victory On Sri Lanka.
    A) India
    B) Britain
    C) Pakistan
    D) West Indies
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       Option A
    Explanation: I
    ndia has whitewashed host Sri Lanka 5-nil in One Day International cricket series. By winning all games, India became the first visiting country to inflict a 5-0 defeat on Sri Lanka.
  5. Who has bagged gold at Commonwealth Youth weightlifting Championship in 44kg?
    A) Karnam Malleshwari
    B) Saikhom Mirabai
    C) Konsam Ormila Devi
    D) Sanjita Chau
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       Option C
    Explanation:
    India’s Konsam Ormila Devi bagged a gold medal in 44kg weight category on the opening day of the Commonwealth Youth (boys & girls) weightlifting championships, held at Gold Coast, Australia.
  6. Who won Italian Grand Prix?
    A) Valtteri Bottas
    B) Sebastian Vettle
    C) Lewis Hamilton
    D) Henry Cock
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       Option C
    Explanation:
    Mercedes Lewis Hamilton has won Italian Grand Prix beating Max Verstappen of Red Bull
  7. Who creates a new World record of 100 ODI stumping?
    A) Kumar Sangakara
    B)  MS Dhoni
    C) Parthiv Patel
    D) Peter Handscomb
    View Answer
       Option B
    Explanation:
    MS Dhoni reached another milestone as he became the first wicketkeeper to have 100 stumpings to his names in one-day international. Dhoni surpassed former Sri Lankan wicket-keeper Kumar Sangakkara, who had 99 stumpings in 404 matches.
  8. Trinamool lawmaker ___ passed away.
    A) salman Rashik
    B) Sultan Ahmed
    C) Rafiq Khan
    D) Sultan Kattoo
    View Answer
       Option B
    Explanation:
    Former Union minister and sitting Trinamool Congress MP Sultan Ahmed has passed away.
  9.  John Ashbery passed away. He was a well-known ___?
    A) Singer
    B) Poet
    C) Musician
    D) Dancer
    View Answer
       Option B
    Explanation:
    John Ashbery, an enigmatic giant of modern poetry whose energy, daring and boundless command of language raised American verse to brilliant and baffling heights has passed away.
  10. China has contributed an amount of USD ___ for BRICS economic cooperation.
    A) 72
    B) 72
    C) 75
    D) 76
    View Answer
       Option D
    Explanation:
    Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced $76 million for a BRICS economic and technology cooperation plan and another $4 million to support the projects of the bloc’s New Development Bank at the BRICS summit in Xiamen, China.
  11. Nepal has signed USD ___ UN Assistance Plan for 2018-2022.
    A) 645 million
    B) 675 million
    C) 635 million
    D) 665 million
    View Answer
       Option C
    Explanation:
    Nepal has signed a USD 635 million UN assistance package for 2018-2022 to lay out the country’s development strategy for the next five years.
  12. Which of the following government has banned veils for women ?
    A) Afghanistan
    B) tajikistan
    C) Taliban
    D) Iran
    View Answer
       Option B
    Explanation:
    The Tajikistan government has banned its women from wearing veils and has introduced a legislation, wherein it has asked the women to “stick to traditional national clothes and culture”.
  13. After being consequetively hitted by natural calamities, which typhoon makde landfall in China?
    A) Meranti
    B) Chan-hom
    C) Megi
    D) mawar
    View Answer
       Option D
    Explanation:
    Mawar, the 16th typhoon of this year, has made landfall in China’s Guangdong province, bringing heavy rains and winds,
  14. Which bank has been recently conferred with the title “to big to fail ?
    A) ICICI
    B) HDFC
    C) YES
    D) SBI
    View Answer
       Option B
    Explanation:
    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced it has added private lender HDFC Bank to its list of “domestic systemically important banks” (D-SIBs) considered too big to fail.
  15. DSB Group Holdings won India’s approval to start susidiary banking operation. It belongs to which Country?
    A) malayasia
    B) Myanmar
    C) HongKong
    D) Singapore
    View Answer
       Option D
    Explanation:
    Singapore’s biggest lender DBS Group Holdings has won the Reserve Bank of India’s approval to provide banking services in the country through a wholly-owned subsidiary.
  16. AYUSH University is going to set-up in which state?
    A) Kerela
    B) HimanchalPradesh
    C) Arunanchal Pradesh
    D) Haryana
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       Option D
    Explanation:
    President Ram Nath Kovind has accorded approval to the proposal for setting up the world’s first AYUSH University at Haryana’s Kurukshetra.
  17. Who has announced an inter-ministerial task force fpr speedy implementation of Namami Gange Mission?
    A) Uma Bharti
    B) Sushma swaraj
    C) Narendra Modi
    D) Nitin Gadkari
    View Answer
       Option D
    Explanation:
    Union minister Nitin Gadkari, who assumed additional charge of Water resources has announced the formation of an inter-ministerial task force to expedite implementation of the Centre’s Namami Gange mission.
  18. Centre launches social media campaign to promote Indian Gis. Expand GI?
    A) Germanic Induction
    B) Government Issue
    C) Galvanic Inhibition
    D) Geographical Indications
    View Answer
       Option D
    Explanation:
    The Cell for IPR Promotions and Management (CIPAM) has launched a social media campaign to promote Indian Geographical Indications (GIs) with “#LetsTalkIP“.
  19. 1ST century AD, ancient Buddhist Site has been discovered at which place?
    A) Kerela
    B) Tripura
    C) Andhra Pradesh
    D) Tamil Nadu
    View Answer
       Option C
    Explanation:
    Archaeologists in Andhra Pradesh have discovered an ancient Buddhist site that dates back to the 1st century AD. “We found the Buddhist site atop a hill, locally called Bhairava Gutta. The area was dotted with broken pillars of Silamandapa in front of the dilapidated Venkateswara temple. The structures date back to the Satavahana rule,” a senior archaeologist said.

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  20. Who is the governor of Andhra Pradesh?
    A) ND Tiwari
    B) Sushil Kumar
    C) Surjit barnala
    D) ESL Narsimhan
    View Answer
       Option D
  21. Who is the president of Tajikistan?
    A) Eemomali rahnom
    B) Mirzo rakhmotav
    C) N Ashurov
    D) Munavar shagadayev
    View Answer
       Option A
  22. Who is the Deputy-Governor of RBI?
    A) SS Mundra
    B) BP Kanungo
    C) Viral acharya
    D) All of these
    View Answer
       Option D
    Explanation:
    Governor – Urjit Patel
    4 Deputy Governors -BP Kanungo, S S Mundra, N S Vishwanathan and Viral Acharya
  23. Lewis Hamilton belongs to which Country?
    A) Germany
    B) Ukraine
    C) Britain
    D) France
    View Answer
       Option C
  24. Where is the Head quarter of Syndicate Bank?
    A) Baroda
    B) Manipal
    C) Gwalior
    D) Vishakhapatnam
    View Answer
       Option B
  25. Where is the Head quarter of Karur Vyasya bank?
    A) Kerela
    B) Karnataka
    C) Tamil nadu
    D) Gujarat
    View Answer
       Option C

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5 Thoughts to “Current Affairs Quiz: September 05, 2017”

  1. Sachin shukla( Banker 2018)

    ty))

  2. kiran verma

    very nice

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