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CURRENT AFFAIRS IBPS EXAMS/SSC/UKPSC

CURRENT AFFAIRS IBPS EXAMS/SSC/UKPSC

Candidates preparing CURRENT AFFAIRS IBPS EXAMS/SSC/UKPSC , LIC ADO exam, RBI Assistant exam, IBPS Bank Clerk/PO, Uttarakhand District Cooperative Bank (DCB), 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.

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

CURRENT AFFAIRS IBPS EXAMS/SSC/UKPSC

  • Which country became the 10th member to ratify Articles of Agreement of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank? – Luxemburg
  • Who has been named as the 2015 Person of the Year by the Time Magazine?- German Chancellor Angela Merkel
  • Venue of 2nd World Internet Conference ?– Wuzhen, China
  • How much is amount recommended by National Commission for Safai Karamcharis that is to be compensated to death victims among Safai Karamcharis – 10 lakh rupees
  • The famous author who was honoured with the 2015 Mailer Prize for lifetime achievement? – Salman Rushdie
  • The Government of India recently signed a protocol to amend double taxation avoidance pact with which country? –
    Japan
  • What is Umang 2015?- Name of the Festival of Energy, inaugurated by President Pranab Mukherjee.
  • Which Indian city has made it to the UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network for the creative field of City of Crafts and Folk Arts?– Jaipur
  • The Indian cyclist who became the first Indian female cyclist to be ranked fourth in the World Elite Women Ranking for the 500m time trial event?- Deborah Herold
  • New President of Argentina – Mauricio Macri
  • On My Terms: From the Grassroots to the Corridors of Power is an autobiography of? – Sharad Pawar
  • Which state govt decided to launch Kilkari voice message scheme, to bring down infant mortality rate and maternal mortality rate?- Rajasthan
  • Which Country introduced resolution 2250 (2015) on youth, peace and security that was adopted by UN Security Counci? – Jordan
  • Which business group launched online fashion store com ? Aditya Birla Group
  • Government increased basic customs duty on wheat from 10% to _____ for upto 31.03.2016 ? 25%
  • Which company took over Goldman Sachs mutual fund business in India for 243 crores ? Reliance Capital Asset Management
  • With which country’s bank did Reserve Bank of India signed memorandum of understanding with for exchange of supervisory information? Bangladesh
  • Who has been re-elected as President of Belarus for fifth term? Alexander Lukashen
  • First male person to be appointed as member of National Commission for Women? Alok Rawat
  • New CMD of Steel Authority of India Limited?-Anup K Pujari
  • Who has been elected Chairman of IPCC ? Hoesung Lee ,South Korea
  • Who has been elected as new President of Fiji?- Jioji Konrote
  • New Prime Minister of Canada?- Justin Trudeau
  • Who is Delhi’s New Lokayukta?- Reva Khetrapal
  • Who has been elected as President of BCCI for second term ? Shashank Manohar
  • Who has been elected as President of Nepal?- Bidhya Devi Bhandari
  • Which Business group launched online fashion store com ?- Aditya Birla Group
  • Which country has turned to United Nations over alleged obstruction of border trade point with India ?- Nepal
  • Reserve Bank of India formed a single Financial Inclusion Fund (FIF) of ______ rupees by merging Financial Inclusion Fund and Financial Inclusion Technology Fund ? 2000 crore
  • Which bank became worst Performer among public sector banks in 2014-15 with its Gross NPA rising to 8.05 % from 4.47 % in 2014. UCO Bank
  • Who has been re-elected as President of Belarus for fifth term ? Alexander Lukashenko
  • First male person to be appointed as member of National Commission for Women ? Alok Rawat
  • Who has been elected Chairman of Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC). ? Hoesung Lee, South Korea
  • Which state Government decided to give two percent reservation in government jobs to – the grand children of freedom fighters?- Bihar
  • Merger of Forward Markets Commission (FMC) with Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) effective from ?- 28 September 2015
  • Author of the book, Globalisation, Democratization and Distributive Justice ? – Mool Chand Sharma
  • To commemorate the Golden Jubilee of the Indo-Pak 1965 war, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) decided to put into circulation – 5 rupees coins
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi released two commemorative coins of 125 rupees and 10 rupees in the memory of – former President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
  • Indian Ambassador to Nepal?- Ranjit Rai
  • Which State that in issued a complete ban on manufacturing, storage, distribution and sale of gutka, pan masala, flavoured or scented tobacco? – Haryana
  • Who has recently appointed as a full-time member of NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog ? – Professor Ramesh Chand
  • Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2014?- Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)
  • AMRUT- Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation
  • Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana (PMKKKY) that was launched to transform the lives of – People living in the areas which are affected directly or indirectly by mining
  • The Union Government decided to increase the number of workdays under MGNREGA from 100 days to 150 days in — Drought-hit areas of the country
  • Which General Insurance company tied up with Catholic Syrian Bank (CSB) for sale of Insurance products?- ICICI Lombard
  • Reserve Bank of India will issue coins of _____ denomination to commemorate golden jubilee of Indo-Pak War 1965 ?- 5 rupees
  • ONGC bought 15 % stake in Russia’s second-largest oil firm …………for about 1.35 billion USD ?- Rosneft
  • Which two banks have been declared as Domestic Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs) by RBI?- State Bank of India (SBI) and ICICI Bank
  • Competition Commission of India imposed penalty on _____ for indulging in anti-competitive activities ?- Kerala Film Exhibitors Federation
  • How much capital infusion has been approved by Government in Export Import Bank of India to support future growth of the Bank. ?- Rs. 800 Crore
  • Winner of 2015 Man Booker Prize for Fiction ‘‘A Brief History of Seven Killings”?- Jamaican writer Marlon James
  • Who is new MD and CEO of Bank of Baroda?- P S Jayakumar
  • Who has been selected for 2015 Harvard Humanitarian of Year Award?- Kailash Satyarthi
  • Which real estate company tied-up with social networking firm Facebook to sell its affordable homes online?- Tata Housing
  • First European country to sign MoU on establishment of Nalanda University?- Portugal
  • Which state government banned ‘Ketoprofen’ a non-steroid drug to save endangered vulture population?- Tamil Nadu
  • New CMD of HPCL?- M.K. Surana
  • Who has been appointed as Assistant Director of FAO and Regional Representative for Asia and Pacific?- Kundhavi Kadiresanwas
  • Who has been re-elected as President of Belarus for fifth term?- Alexander Lukashenko
  • What does NJAC mean?- National Judicial Appointments Commission
  • First woman speaker of Nepal’s parliament?-Onsari Gharti Magar
  • New President of Fiji?- Jioji Konrote

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CURRENT AFFAIRS- BANK EXAMS

CURRENT AFFAIRS- BANK EXAMS

( PART-4 ) LAST SIX MONTH CURRENT AFFAIRS

 

Candidates preparing for the LIC ADO exam, RBI Assistant exam, IBPS Bank Clerk/PO, Uttarakhand District Cooperative Bank (DCB), 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 www.allexamtips.com. Just go through the questions and remain tension free…

  1. Who has written the book Green Signals: Ecology, Growth, and Democracy in India?- Jairam Ramesh.
  2. Who has been appointed as MD & CEO of National Housing Bank?- Sriram Kalyanaraman
  3. Who has won Wimbeldon Tennis 2015 – Men’s Singles by defeating Roger Federer? – Novak Djokovic
  4. World Population Day celebrated on which day?- 11 July
  5. ISRO successfully launched PSLV-C28 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre Sriharikota with 5 Satellites of which country?- United Kingdom
  6. Which state became first Indian state to install earthquakes detection system to issue warnings 1-40 seconds before earthquakes?- Uttarakhand
  7. Who is appointed as Chief of credit information agency Credit Information Bureau India Ltd (CIBIL)?- Satish Pillai
  8. Who has won World Food Prize2015 by World Food Prize Foundation- Fazle Hasan Abed (Bangladesh)
  9. Independence Day of USA is celebrated on which day?- 4 July
  10. Which football club won 2015 UEFA Champions League trophy beating Juventus FC?- Barcelona F
  11. Who has written the Book Transcendence: My Spiritual Experiences with Pramukh Swamiji?- APJ Abdul Kalam and Arun Tiwari
  12. Venue of 104th International Labour Conference ?-Geneva (Switzerland)
  13. Who has written “Beyond Doubt: A Dossier on Gandhi’s Assassination” ?- Teesta Setalvad.
  14. World Blood Donors Day?- 14 June
  15. On which day First Ever International Yoga Day Celebrated around the world?- 21 June, 2015
  16. Ajeya Warrior, Joint Army Exercise of India and ………?- UK
  17. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim has been appointed as First woman President of which country?- Mauritius
  18. Which film has been chosen as Best Film in 16th (IIFA) Awards 2015 (In Malaysia)
    – Queen
  19. Who has authored the novel “Flood of fire”?- Amitav Ghosh
  20. Who has been given the Punyabhushan award by President Pranab Mukherjee?- Pratap Pawar
  21. Which Indian tennis player became First indian and 47th global player to play with 100 different partners on ATP Circuit?- Leander Paes
  22. Which Indian Spiritual leader has been conferred with Columbia’s highest civilian award?- Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
  23. New president of International Cricket Council (ICC) for one year?- Zaheer Abbas (Pakistan)
  24. Who has been appointed as Ayurveda brand ambassador of Kerala state?- Steffi Graf (Germany)
  25. Beyond Doubt: A Dossier on Gandhi’s Assassination has been written by?- Teesta Setalvad.
  26. Which state declared Blue Mormon butterfly as a state symbol?- Maharashtra
  27. Who has been appointed as Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of MTNL?- Narendra Kumar Yadav
  28. Government increased number of workdays under MGNREGA from 100 days to……….. days in drought-affected
    areas?- 150
  29. Archana Ramasundaram is appointed as Director of National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB).
  30. Who has written the Book Modi –Incredible emergence of a star in Chinese language?- Tarun Vijay
  31. Indian Railways has named which train as Yoga Express?- Haridwar Mail (Haridwar-Ahmedabad )
  32. Who has become first Indian footballer to score 50 international goals?- Sunil Chhetri
  33. E-commerce Portal Snapdeal acquired which mobility solutions company?- Letsgomo Labs.
  34. Which Telecom company has launched free roaming across nation to allow its customers to receive incoming calls for free?- BSNL (Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited)
  35. What was the theme of 41st G7 Summit 2015 held in Bavaria (Germany)?- Think Ahead. Act Together.

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CURRENT AFFAIRS

CURRENT AFFAIRS

( PART-3 ) LAST SIX MONTH CURRENT AFFAIRS

Candidates preparing for the Uttarakhand District Cooperative Bank (DCB), 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 www.allexamtips.com. Just go through the questions and remain tension free…

  1. Who has written the Book Modi –Incredible emergence of a star in Chinese language?- Tarun Vijay
  2. Indian Railways has named which train as Yoga Express?- Haridwar Mail (Haridwar-Ahmedabad )
  3. Who has become first Indian footballer to score 50 international goals?- Sunil Chhetri
  4. E-commerce Portal Snapdeal acquired which mobility solutions company?- Letsgomo Labs.
  5. Which Telecom company has launched free roaming across nation to allow its customers to receive incoming calls for free?- BSNL (Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited)
  6. What was the theme of 41st G7 Summit 2015 held in Bavaria (Germany)?- Think Ahead. Act Together.
  7. Ajeya Warrior, Joint Army Exercise of India and ……….?- UK
  8. Who has resigned as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Social Network Twitter ?- Dick Costolo
  9. On which Insurance company did Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDA) imposed a 50 Lakh penalty?-Future Generali Life Insurance Company
  10. World Day Against Child Labour was observed on which date?- June 12
  11. Who has written the Book “Super Economies”?- Raghav Bahl.
    12. Who has been appointed as new Cabinet Secretary?- Pradeep Kumar Sinha
  12. Who won sixth prestigious Man Booker International Prize 2015?- Laszlo Krasznahorkai,Hungary
  13. Who is appointed as First Woman Governor of Jharkhand?- Draupadi Murmu
  14. Who is Apponted as MD & CEO of Syndicate Bank?- Arun Shrivastava
  15. Which state govt banned digging of borewells over 200 feet to control decline of groundwater-level?- Maharashtra Government
  16. Who is appointed as Director General of Doordarshan News?-Veena Jain
  17. Who is appointed as Governor of Tripura?- Tathagata Roy
  18. Rate of Service Tax increased from 12% to……. from June 01, 2015?- 14% .

20. Which Indian shooter won bronze in 50m Rifle Event in ISSF World Cup in USA?- Gagan Narang

Also read Last Six current Affairs Part 1 and Part 2.

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CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR BANK EXAMS

CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR BANK EXAMS

LAST SIX MONTH CURRENT AFFAIRS-(PART-1)

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 www.allexamtips.com. Just go through the questions and remain tension free…

LAST SIX MONTH CURRENT AFFAIRS-(PART-1)

  • 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

CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR EXAM

CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR EXAM

CURRENT AFFAIRS MAY 2015

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 www.allexamtips.com. Just go through the questions and remain tension free…

CURRENT AFFAIRS MAY 2015 (May 1 to May 10)

  • Han Changfu who Visited India recently was………….?- China’s Agriculture Minister
  • PM Narendra Modi joined which Chinese social media platform? – Weibo.
  • Union Cabinet approved 119th Constitutional Amendment Bill on Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) between India and which country? – Bangladesh
  • Which organisation won 5th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2015 by defeating Jharkhand?- Railways
  • Which Football Club won Barclays Premier League 2014-15?- Chelsea
  • Who won First Istanbul Open Men’s singles title by defeating Pablo Cueves of Uruguay?- Swiss player Roger Federer
  • At which place First cow-urine refinery inaugurated for research on the cow products?- Pathmeda village in Jalore district, Rajasthan
  • Who won UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize? – Mazen Darwish ,Syrian journalist and rights activist
  • Who has been re-elected as President of Kazakhstan for his consecutive fifth term?- Nursultan Nazarbayev
  • International Buddh Purnima Diwas 2015 was celebrated on which date?-04 May, 2015
  • Who has written the Book China – Confucius in the Shadows ?-Poonam Surie.
  • Which Indian Scientist has been given Highest Civilian Award of Japan, Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star ?- C.N.R. Rao
  • Who has been appointed as Director General of CISF (Central Industrial Security Force)?- Surender Singh took over.
  • Which district of West Bengal has been declared as first open defecation-free (ODF) district in India due to collaborative efforts with United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and World Bank for construction of toilets across the district?- Nadia district