Daily Current Affairs Quiz: October 13, 2017

Q.1) How many crores has sanctioned for Namami Gange programme by NMCG recently?

a) 500 Crore

b) 600 Crore

c) 700 Crore

d) 800 Crore

e) 900 Crore

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Q.2) Which of the following Indian Institute has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Samsung India for the setting up of a digital academy on the institute’s campus?

a) IIT- Madras

b) IIT- Kolkata

c) IIT- Delhi

d) IIT- Kharagpur

e) IIT-Mumbai

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Q.3) The recently constituted Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) will hold its first meeting in ________.

a) Mumbai

b) New Delhi

c) Jaipur

d) Kolkata

e) Patna

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Q.4) Which of the following country railways will assist Indian Railways to make country’s existing rail corridors semi-high speed. The semi high-speed trains will run at 200 km per hour?

a) Japan

b) China

c) Russia

d) Germany

e) USA

 

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Q.5) Which of the following bank is creating a 15,000-sqft innovation centre in Navi Mumbai investing around Rs 100 crore?

a) State Bank of India

b) Punjab National Bank

c) Indian Bank

d) Indian Overseas Bank

e) Bank of Baroda

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Q.6) Which of the following bank announced the launch of mobile app – Trade Transaction Tracker – to help customers track the status of their trade transactions on a real-time basis?

a) Yes Bank

b) Axis Bank

c) ICICI Bank

d) HDFC Bank

e) HSBC Bank

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Q.7) India has emerged as the _______ largest market for the industry, a report by professional networking giant LinkedIn has revealed.

a) First

b) Second

c) Third

d) Fourth

e) Fifth

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Q.8) India ranks _______ among 119 countries on the Global Hunger Index (GHI), 2017.

a) 96

b) 97

c) 98

d) 99

e) 100

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Q.9) Who is the chairman of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune?

a) Gajendra Chauhan

b) Anupam Kher

c) John Flint

d) Sanjay Dutt

e) Amitabh Bachan

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Q.10) Who is appointed as next chief executive of HSBC?

a) Gajendra Chauhan

b) Anupam Kher

c) John Flint

d) Sanjay Dutt

e) Amitabh Bachan

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Q.11) Who announced that he will retire from international cricket after the opening T20 against New Zealand at his home ground of Delhi on November 1?

a) Harbhajan Singh

b) Mohit Sharma

c) Ravichandran Ashwin

d) Ashish Nehra

e) Bhuvaneshwar Kumar

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Q.12) Which of the following has been awarded as the best FMCG in the food sector at the 5th International Advertising Associations (IAA) Leadership Awards in Mumbai?

a) GCMFM

b) GMCMF

c) GCFMM

d) GCMFF

e) GCMMF

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Q.13) Who clinched the mens singles title at the Bulgarian International Future Series tournament?

a) RMV Gurusaidutt

b) KMV Gurusaidutt

c) SMV Gurusaidutt

d) TMV Gurusaidutt

e) LMV Gurusaidutt

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Q.14) Which of the following Indian mixed Pair Win Gold at World Archery Youth Championship 2017 in Rosario, Argentina?

a) Deepika Kumari & Limba Ram

b) Jayanta Talukdar & Dola Banerjee

c) Tarundeep Rai & Ankita Bhakat

d) Jemson Ningthoujam & Ankita Bhakat

e) Jemson Ningthoujam & Limba Ram

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Q.15) Which of the following country that FIFA has decided to suspend with immediate effect in accordance with the decision of the Bureau of the FIFA Council dated 10 October 2017 on account of undue third-party interference?

a) Bangladesh

b) Pakistan

c) Afghanistan

d) Iran

e) Iraq

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Q.16) World Arthritis Day falls on October ________.

a) 11th

b) 12th

c) 13th

d) 14th

e) 15th

 

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