Current Affairs UPPSC,SSC,IBPS,SBI,IAS,UPSC,TNPSC,MPSC,KPSC

Current Affairs UPPSC ,SSC,IBPS,SBI,IAS,UPSC,TNPSC,MPSC,KPSC

Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES) is Asia’s biggest optical telescope. It was built with the assistance of?

(A) Japan
(B) USA
(C) Belgium
(D) China
(E) Mexico

Union Government appoints three members to the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on the recommendations of a Search-cum- Selection Committee, which will be headed by……..

(A) Cabinet Secretary
(B) Finance Secretary
(C) Principal Secretary to PM
(D) Vice-Chairman, NITI Aayog
(E) Prime minister of India

As per RBI statement, the individuals and professionals having ………. of experience in banking and finance at a senior level are also eligible to promote Universal Banks?

(A) 10 years
(B) 5 years
(C) 20 years
(D) 2 years
(E) 12 years

Which committee was constituted to suggest possible alternatives to pellet guns as non-lethal weapons?

(A) Madav Chitale
(B) Anand Desai
(C) TVSN Prasad
(D) Amith Mithra
(E) Nachiket Mor

Which of the following state will be launching a mobile application and digital payment gateway by the end of the year to facilitate to make all public services online so that a citizen does not have to visit a government office at all?

(A) Maharashtra
(B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) Uttar Pradesh
(D) West Bengal
(E) None

Who has been selected for the 23rd Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award 2016?

(A) Singer Shubha Mudgal
(B) C. Ajit Kumar
(C) R Naveen
(D) L. Samayasri
(E) Priyarshini

Which city will host the 12 th G20 Summit in July 2017?

(A) Toronto, Canada
(B) Rome, Italy
(C) Hamburg, Germany
(D) New Delhi, India
(E) Seoul, South Korea

ARIES is located at Devasthal in?

(A) Uttar Pradesh
(B) Uttarakhand
(C) Rajasthan
(D) Haryana
(E) Himachal Pradesh

Union Government decided to bring the provisions of amended RBI Act 1934 regarding constitution of MPC come into force from 27th June, 2016 . Meetings of the MPC (Monetary Policy Committee) shall be held…….. in a year and it shall publicize its decisions after each such meeting.

(A) 4 times
(B) 2 times
(C) 3 times
(D) 12 times
(E) 6 times

The proposed ‘On-tap’ Universal Bank shall get its shares listed on the stock exchanges within ……… from the date of the commencement of business by the bank.

(A) 4 years
(B) 2 years
(C) 10 years
(D) 15 years
(E) 6 years

New Governor of RBI is

(A) N.Viswanathan
(B) Rakesh Mohan
(C) Arundhathi Bhattacharya
(D) Urjith Patel
(E) Subhir Gokarn

Who is the Brand Ambassador of ‘I Support Skill India1 campaign?

(A) Amitabh Bachchan
(B) M.S.Dhoni
(C) Sachin Tendulkar
(D) Akshay Kumar
(E) None

The 2016 Kabaddi World Cup will be hosted by which country?

(A) Nepal
(B) Bhutan
(C) Bangladesh
(D) Pakistan
(E) India

U.S. President Barack Obama nominated Indian – American Geeta Pasi as the envoy to?

(A) Burundi
(B) Somalia
(C) Zambia
(D) Chad
(E) Central African Republic

Which country became the 189 th member of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank in April 2016?

(A) South Sudan
(B) Tuvalu
(C) Fiji
(D) Nauru
(E) Vanuatu

RBI signs Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on ‘Supervisory Cooperation and Exchange of Supervisory Information’ with ……. on 1 July 2016 .

(A) Federal Bank, USA
(B) Bank of Japan
(C) National Bank of Cambodia
(D) Bank of England
(E) Bank of Switzerland

Promoter shall hold a minimum of 40% of the paid-up voting equity capital of the Universal Bank which shall be locked-in for a period of ……….. from the date of commencement of business of the Universal Bank.

(A) 5 years
(B) 10 years
(C) 2 years
(D) 15 years
(E) 7 years