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The National Doctors’ Day is observed every year to pay homage to India’s most famous physician Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy on

(A) 29-Jun
(B) 30-Jun
(C) 1-Jul
(D) 2-Jul
(E) 3-Jul

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Name the present Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister who launched Crop Manager for Rice-based Systems (CMRS), a web-based App recently.

(A) Ramvilas Paswan
(B) DVSadananda Gowda
(C) M Venkaiah Naidu
(D) Nitin Gadkari
(E) Radha Mohan Singh

Which of the following public sector lenders celebrated its 61st foundation day on 2 Jul?

(A) PNB
(B) SBI
(C) Indian Bank
(D) CanaraBank
(E) Dena Bank

RC Dhere. who passed away recently, was a renowned _____ writer.

(A) Marathi
(B) Bengali
(C) Assamese
(D) Telugu
(E) Tamil

Which of the following states has launched a Rapid Rural Police Response System in the state’s over 12,000 villages?

(A) Haryana
(B) Bihar
(C) Punjab
(D) Karnataka
(E) Kerala

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Which of the following banks has partnered with FINO Paytech to launch a payments bank in the country?

(A) HDFC Bank
(B) ICICI Bank
(C) Axis Bank
(D) Yes Bank
(E) Federal Bank

Which of the following initiatives is related to the revamp of public sector banks in the country?

(A) AMRUT
(B) UDAY
(C) Indradhanush
(D) Swavalamban
(E) 5JMUDRA

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M Gopalakrishnan, who was sentenced to three year rigorous imprisonment recently by the principal special judge for CBI cases, was the former CMD of

(A) Indian Bank
(B) Dena Bank
(C) Vijaya Bank
(D) PNB
(E) Syndicate Bank

_____ and the World Bank have inked agreements fora $625-million facility to support grid-connected rooftop solar programme (GRPV) in the country.

(A) HDFC Bank
(B) ICICI Bank
(C) State Bank of India
(D) Punjab National Bank
(E) Axis Bank

Z
The World Bank Group recently committed to provide a support of what amount to the Indian solar energy projects?

(A) $1 billion
(B) $2 billion
(C) $5 billion
(D) $7 billion
(E) $10 billion

The Google Inc has finally announced that the ‘N’ in its latest Android N stands for

(A) Nougat
(B) Nankhatai
(C) Neyyappam
(D) Narkeler naru
(E) None of these

Elie Wiesel, who passed away recently, was a Holocaust survivor and a winner of Nobel

(A) peace prize
(B) prize in physics
(C) prize in chemistry
(D) prize physiology and medicine
(E) prize in literature

_____ has requested the Centre to extend financial assistance of Rs 5,000 cr for the Mission Kakatiya programme, being implemented for restoration of minor irrigation tanks.

(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) Telangana
(C) Karnataka
(D) Maharashtra
(E) Uttar Pradesh

At least 20 people were killed in an ISIS attack on Holey Artisan Bakery in Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka recently. The operation launched to neutralize militants was named

(A) Operation Dagger
(B) Operation Dawn
(C) Operation Thunderbolt
(D) Operation Rahat
(E) Operation Tiger Claw

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The FPIs have invested Rs 3,700 cr in Jun 2016 itself in India. Here, the term FPI stands for

(A) Forward Portfolio Investor
(B) Foreign Priority Investor
(C) Foreign Portfolio Investor
(D) Forward Preferential Investor
(E) None of these

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Which bank has tied up with Flip kart to offer consumer durables purchase (Rs 5000 and above) on EMIs to its account holders?

(A) ICICI Bank
(B) Axis Bank
(C) IDFC Bank
(D) SBI
(E) Bank of Baroda

Who among the following is the first sports person to receive India’s second highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan in 2007?

(A) AbhinavBindra
(B) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
(C) Sunil Gavaskar
(D) Dhanraj Pillay
(E) Viswanathan Anand