Candidates preparing for the Bank Clerk/ P.O, SSC , Railway, UPSC, state level competitive exams must regularly go through the current affairs at least on weekly basis as it forms major portion in Bank clerical/ probationary officer exams and also a good number of questions are generally being asked from current affairs section in other exams mentioned above.

So it is very dangerous to ignore or take the current affairs section for granted as memory plays a treacherous role in the exam and until and unless you are sure of your answer, it is definitely going to cheat you like the knowledge of Karna did with him in the battle field of Mahabarata!

For your convenience we have started a series of Current affairs for exams in Just go through the questions and remain tension free…


  • Who was appointed as the Chairman of Railway Board ?- A.K. Mittal
  • Who has been appointed as Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)?- M Sathiyavathy
  • Former Sri Lankan cricket captain, who became the fastest cricketer to reach 12000 Test runs ?- Kumar Sangakkara
  • Who has been appointed as the Vice Chairman of National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog ?- Arvind Panagariya
  • Name of new Android app to detect International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) catchers ?- SnoopSnitch
  • Who has been named as the Business person of the Year for 2014 by Fortune magazine ?- Larry Page, the Chief Executive Officer and co?-founder of Google
  • Which State Government increased the duration of maternity leave to 180 days from 135 days?- Bihar Government
  • Which French weekly magazine’s Paris office was attacked gunmen on 7 January 2014 ?- Charlie Hebdo
  • What is Raksha Blu?- A vaccine launched by Indian Immunologicals Limited to counter the deadly bluetongue disease
  • Who won 2015 Chennai Open title of tennis ?- Stanislas Wawrinka
  • Which Indian professional golfer was voted as the 2014 Players’ Player of the year in Asian Tour ?- Anirban Lahiri
  • Who has been removed from the post of Chairman of Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) ?- Avinash Chander
  • Which Indian Swimmer set a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes in one degree temperature in the Antarctic Ocean? ?- Bhakti Sharma
  • Chairperson of Central Board of Film Certification, (CBFC) who resigned on 16 January 2015 ?- Leela Samson
  • Who succeeded Leela Samson as the Chairman of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) ?- Filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani
  • The women’s single title of Australian Open was won by ?- Serena Williams
  • The men’s single title of Australian Open was won by ?- Novak Djokovic
  • Who was sworn in as the President of Italy ?- Sergio Mattarella
  • Which netball player of Maharashtra team died during 35th National Games ?- Mayuresh Pawar
  • Which State Government decided to provide free education to the Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and girl students till Post Graduation (PG) level in the State ?- Bihar
  • Who became the youngest individual medal winner in the ongoing 35th National Games in Kerala ?- Saloni Dalal
  • Who has been appointed as the Union Home Secretary ?- LC Goyal
  • Best Actor Award for Male and Female category at the 60th Filmfare Awards ?- Shahid Kapoor and Kangana Ranaut respectively
  • Which Bank launched India’s first digital Bank Pockets on mobile phone?- ICICI
  • The All India Football Federations (AIFF) 2014 Player of the Year trophy in men and women category – Sunil Chhetri and striker Bala Devi

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