Candidates preparing CURRENT AFFAIRS SBI PO/CLERK/SSC CGL/ IBPS /UPSC , 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 Just go through the questions and remain tension free..


  • Who has been appointed as Director of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) ? Bhupendra Kainthola
  • Who is appointed as Director General of Railway Protection Force? – S. K. Bhagat
  • New President of Kosovo? – Hashim Thaci
  • Who has been appointed as brand ambassador of ‘Skill India’ campaign by Ministry for skill development and entrepreneurship? Sachin Tendulkar
  • Mouamba Clement is appointed as new Prime Minister of? Congo
  • Who is appointed as  8th Prime Minister of Vietnam?- Nguyen Xuan Phuc
  • New Chairman of NASSCOM? CP Gurnani
  • Laureus Sports Awards 2016 –
  • Sportsman of the Year – Novak Djokovic (Serbia),
  • Sportswoman of the Year – Serena Williams (USA)
  • Author of book “Standing Guard – A Year in Oppositio” ? Palaniappan Chidambaram
  • Asian Development Bank has forecast growth rate of India for 2016-17 ?- 4%
  • Which bank became First bank to launch an Aadhaar-based ATM facility where a customer can transact using his biometric details instead of the PIN ? DCB Bank
  • Government disinvested its 11.36% shares in which organisation, to raise about Rs. 2,700 crores ? National Hydroelectric Power Corporation
  • Government has set minimum wage for contract workers to Rs. _________ per month ?10,000
  • Who has been appointed as Lt. Governor of Union Territory of Puducherry. ? Kiran Bedi
  • Who has been appointed as Principle Adviser for social sector in NITI Aayog. ? Ratan P Watal
  • National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) sanctioned loan of Rs 1,000 crore to which State Warehousing Corporation for purchase of wheat during ongoing rabi marketing season? Haryana
  • Which country became 189th member of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank? Nauru
  • Reserve Bank of Indias first bi-monthly policy review – Repo rate reduced by 25 basis points to ? ? 6.5 %-Reverse repo rate increased to 6 %. GDP growth is projected to improve to 7.6 % in 2016-17. Marginal standing facility (MSF) rate reduced to 7%.
  • Who has been elected as 34th President of BCCI till September 2017 ? Anurag Thakur
  • National Florence Nightingale Awards are given in which field ?-Nursing
  • Binali Yildirim chosen as _______Prime Minster ? Turkey
  • J Jayalalithaa sworn in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for record ________ time?-Sixth
  • What is AMRUT- Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation
  • Who has been appointed as new commandant of Indian Military Academy (IMA) ? S K Saini
  • Who has been elected as ICC’s (International Cricket Council) first independent Chairman for 2 years ? Shashank Manohar
  • Which state won the Lonely Planet Group’s Best Indian Destination for Wildlife Award? Madhya Pradesh Tourism
  • First female President of Taiwan?- Tsai Ing-wen
  • Winner of Man Booker International Prize?- Han Kang(South Korean) for “The vegetarian”
  • How much percent FDI allowed by Governement in asset reconstruction companies (ARCs) under automatic route, up from 49%. ? 100
  • India’s per capital income rose by 7.4 % to Rs _______ in 2015-16? 93,293
  • Which bank signed MoU with BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) for partnership in bond issuances, co-financing, treasury management and human resources ? ICICI Bank
  • Who has been appointed as 23rd Chief of Indian Navy? Sunil Lamba
  • What is IREDA- Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency

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