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The Start of the new season has flourished and we hope this year will provide you with the best results through your hard word and determination. The previous year ended with the Specialist Officer Exam and since this Clerk notification came in the previous year , this exam pertains to the year 2017, even though the mains exam happen in a different year.

As you all know the difficulty level of the exams that happened in the recent days are in a different level and one needs to constantly prepare to ace the exam and to achieve their dreams. The level of difficulty increases for each exam and there is no turning back for the easier level questions (some of the exams in the lower level cadre had easier questions because, the level of the exam is exactly like that). So to crack the exam and to be the best , you have to study for the exams in an exemplary way and lot of dedication has to be put to achieve this.

We have been providing Exam Planners for various exams and now due to constant feedback to start a new series for the IBPS CLERK MAINS EXAM 2017 which happens on 21st January, 2018 we have started a Exam study Planner to battle the IBPS CLERK MAINS EXAM 2017. Since the struggle for the final place in the list of selected needs bigger preparations, we hope this will help you to achieve the same. We have also provided Quantitative Aptitude , Reasoning Ability, English Language , Current Affairs and Static GK in the planner, so that this will be helpful for the candidates who are preparing for the IBPS CLERK MAINS EXAM 2017.

IBPS CLERK Mains 2017 Study Planner

Current affairs QuizDay 5

Time: 15 Minutes

Current Affairs Questions from : October  21- October 25

Q.1) The Centre has given green clearance for a greenfield airport project at Hirasar, about 28 km from Rajkot in ________.

a) Karnataka

b) Kerala

c) Andhra Pradesh

d) Gujarat

e) Maharashtra

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Q.2) Which of the following country parliament approves country’s first budget since 2005?

a) Palestine

b) Israel

c) Iraq

d) Iran

e) Lebanon

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Q.3) Who has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Switzerland?

a) Vijay Keshav Gokhale

b) T.P. Seetharam

c) Saurabh Kumar

d) Sibi George

e) Jaimini Bhagwati

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Q.4) Who has received the 2017 World Food Prize Award?

a) Mary-Dell Chilton

b) Sanjaya Rajaram

c) Fazle Hasan Abed

d) Howarth Bouis

e) Akinwunmi Adesina

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Q.5) Name the persons who have been selected for the Madhya Pradesh governments prestigious National Lata Mangeshkar Award.

a) Udit Narayan

b) Alka Yagnik

c) Anu Priya

d) Both a and b

e) Both b and c

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Q.6) Name the person who is the richest sports personality in the world, according to the latest Forbes’ Rich List.

a) Lionel Messi

b) Cristiano Ronaldo

c) Neymar

d) Wayne Rooney

e) Michel Platini

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Q.7) Which of the following is the first ever Indian INSV (Indian Naval Sailing Vessel) entered Fremantle (Australia) port during its maiden voyage to circumnavigate the globe?

a) INSV Mhadei

b) INSV Tarini

c) INSV Sindhurakshak

d) INSV sindhumarg

e) INSV vishvakarma

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Q.8) Which of the following state Election Department has entered Limca Book of Records for the formation of the biggest human logo comprising young voters in the state?

a) Manipur

b) Tripura

c) Nagaland

d) Meghalaya

e) Assam

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Q.9) Which of the following country has signed the Paris climate agreement, meaning that the US and Syria are the only two countries not to be giving the accord their support?

a) Nicaragua

b) Canada

c) Puerto Rico

d) Panama

e) Belize

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Q.10) Which of the following bank launched the second edition of its Hackathon. This hackathon has been named ‘Digitize for Bank’?

a) Dena Bank

b) Indian Overseas Bank

c) Indian Bank

d) State Bank of India

e) Punjab National Bank

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Q.11) Who will be the Centre’s interlocutor and it will be left to him to decide whom to engage with — a formulation that puts the onus on separatists, some of who have been arrested by the NIA for alleged terror funding?

a) Rajiv Mathur

b) A K Mathur

c) Dineshwar Sharma

d) Rajiv Jain

e) Ajit Doval

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Q.12) Who was appointed as MD & CEO of India Post Payments Bank (IPPB)?

a) Rajiv Mathur

b) Suresh Sethi

c) Dineshwar Sharma

d) Rajiv Jain

e) Ajit Doval

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Q.13) Who was appointed as Additional Director General for CISF?

a) Rajiv Kumar Pateria

b) Manish Kumar Pateria

c) Rajesh Kumar Pateria

d) Alok Kumar Pateria

e) Rakesh Kumar Pateria

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Q.14) How many million loans has signed by Asian Development Bank and the Government of India to continue a series of fiscal reforms in the State of West Bengal to improve the quality of public service delivery?

a) $100 million

b) $200 million

c) $300 million

d) $400 million

e) $500 million

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Q.15) The Indian government announced an allocation of Rs _______ lakh crore over 2 years for the recapitalization of public sector banks.

a) 1.11 lakh crore

b) 2.11 lakh crore

c) 3.11 lakh crore

d) 4.11 lakh crore

e) 5.11 lakh crore

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Q.16) CORPAT is the joint military exercise held between India and ________.

a) Japan

b) Indonesia

c) UK

d) USA

e) Srilanka

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Q.17) Which of the following entity has made Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) mandatory for transactions in interest rate, forex and credit derivative market?

a) MEA



d) RBI

e) GOI

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Q.18) The government has collected Rs ________crore as Goods and Services Tax (GST) in September.

a) 90,150 crores

b) 91,150 crores

c) 92,150 crores

d) 93,150 crores

e) 94,150 crores

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Q.19) Who is honoured with IACP Award (International Association of Culinary Professionals) recently?

a) Shaikh Ahmed Husein

b) Shaikh Ali Husein

c) Shaikh Arif Husein

d) Shaikh Amid Husein

e) Shaikh Amit Husein

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Q.20) Who was appointed as the new India CEO effective from December 1 for London based Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corp (HSBC)?

a) Jayant Rikhye

b) Jayaram Rikhye

c) Jairam Rikhye

d) Jagan Rikhye

e) Jagdesh Rikhye

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