IBPS CLERK Mains 2018 – 10 Days Study Planner – Current Affairs Quiz -Day 4

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Q.1) Economic Affairs Secretary SC Garg has announced a reduction in gross borrowing estimate for the current fiscal by _____ rupees and maintained that the government will contain fiscal deficit target at 3.3 per cent?

a) Rs. 70,000 crore

b) Rs. 50,000 crore

c) Rs. 20,000 crore

d) Rs. 90,000 crore

e) Rs. 80,000 crore

Q.2) The web portal, www.psbloansin59minutes.com, will enable in-principle nod for loans up to how much amount within 59 minutes for MSMEs?

a) Rs. 1 billion

b) Rs. 15 million

c) Rs. 13 billion

d) Rs. 4 billion

e) Rs. 10 million

Q.3) India’s first Indian Culinary Institute (ICI) is located in which city of Andhra Pradesh?

a) Tirupathi

b) Vijayawada

c) Guntur

d) Amaravati

e) Rajahmundry

Q.4) The Jan Dhan Darshak App was launched by which of the following ministry?

a) Ministry of Minority Affairs

b) Minister of Commerce and Industry

c) Ministry of Finance

d) Ministry of Shipping

e) Ministry of Consumer Affairs & Food & Public Distribution

Q.5) Who has topped the ‘Barclays Hurun India Rich List 2018’?

a) Mukesh Ambani

b) S.P. Hinduja

c) L.N. Mittal

d) Dilip Shanghvi

e) Azim Premji

Q.6) Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved financing of up to _____ million for a Multitranche Financing Facility (MFF) infrastructure project in at least 10 cities of Tamil Nadu.

a) USD 250 million

b) USD 500 million

c) USD 750 million

d) USD 235 million

e) USD 850 million

Q.7) Who has been appointed as the Chief Privacy Officer of Google?

a) Anshu Jain

b) Ajay Banga

c) Rajeev Suri

d) Vikram Pandit

e) Keith Enright

Q.8) Who has been appointed as the Facebook India’s vice-president and managing director?

a) Sunita GR

b) Ajit Mohan

c) Shankar MS

d) Saurabh Doshi

e) Shakti Saran

Q.9) Which country has topped in the ‘human capital’ score?

a) Netherlands

b) India

c) Turkey

d) Finland

e) Iceland

Q.10) Who is the author of the book “My Journey”?

a) Abdul Shakoor Maulana

b) Abid Ali Shri

c) Devender Goud

d) R.Samba Siva

e) Yadlapati Venkat

Q.11) Name the air pollution control device inaugurated at ITO in New Delhi?






Q.12) Which of the following ministry has released the ‘Ease of Living Index’ ranking?

a) Ministry of Human Resource Development

b) Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

c) Minister of Statistics and Programme Implementation

d) Ministry of Rural Development

e) Ministry of Home Affairs

Q.13) Who has declared 2019-2028 as Nelson Mandela Decade of Peace?

a) South Africa

b) India

c) United Nations

d) U.S


Q.14) Who heads the 3-member committee that analyses jail reforms across the country and suggest measures to deal with them?

a) R. Subhash Reddy

b) Amitava Roy

c) Gita Mittal

d) Arup Kumar Goswami

e) Ajay Kumar Tripathi

Q.15) Who has been appointed as goodwill ambassador for Nepal tourism?

a) Jaya Prada

b) Lakshmi Priya

c) Nithya Kumar

d) ManuPriya

e) Kalyani Krishnakumar

Q.16) Which Film has been selected as India’s official entry to the Oscars 2019?

a) Padmavaat

b) Razi

c) Manto

d) October

e) Village Rockstar

Q.17) India will organise ‘Gandhi March’ in which of the following country on the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi?

a) France

b) South Africa

c) Canada

d) Netherlands

e) Spain

Q.18) Which country became the world’s first country to double its tiger population?

a) Russia

b) Indonesia

c) Malaysia

d) Nepal

e) India

Q.19) How much amount will be given to the humanitarian response plan in Yemen, Myanmar and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) ?

a) $15 million

b) $19 million

c) $20 million

d) $10 million

e) $11 million

Q.20) India and which country plans to sign internal security cooperation agreement for the first time?

a) Japan

b) Singapore

c) Taiwan

d) China

e) Sri Lanka

Q.21) Which Indian has been awarded with the UN’s highest environmental honour?

a) Anushka Sharma

b) Narendra Modi

c) Vasundhara Raje

d) Virat Kohli

e) Harsh Vardhan

Q.22) Which University has won the prestigious Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Trophy for 2017-18?

a) Panjab University

b) Guru Nanak Dev University

c) Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University

d) Punjabi University

e) Banaras Hindu University

Q.23) The Ministerial level Assembly of International Solar Alliance [ISA] will be held at which of the following city?

a) Madrid

b) Greater Noida

c) New Delhi

d) Mumbai

e) Paris

Q.24) The central bank had invited EOI for identification of solution provider for implementation of CIMS by overhauling the Data Warehouse (DW) of the apex bank. What is the abbreviation of “I” in EOI?

a) Irregular

b) Intend

c) Interest

d) In act

e) Idea

Q.25) Who heads the panel of IRDAI that has been setup to examine fintech issues?

a) Mayank Bathwal

b) Randip Singh Jagpal

c) Subrat Mohanty

d) Chirag Bhojani

e) S.C. Khuntia

Q.26) Who became the first woman to climb Asia’s highest volcanic peak Mount Damavand?

a) Arunima Sinha

b) Malavath Purna

c) Mousumi Khatua

d) Premlata Agarwal

e) Beth Rodden

Q.27) The 3rd edition of MahaBiz 2018 will be held in which city?

a) Riyadh

b) Dubai

c) Muscat

d) Lisbon

e) Mumbai

Q.28) Which ministry launched two separate portals to strengthen Women Safety?

a) Women & Child Development Ministry

b) Corporate Affairs Ministry

c) Home Ministry

d) Social Justice & Empowerment Ministry

e) Human Resource Development Ministry

Q.29) With the Indian government’s grant assistance, the Mahatma Gandhi International Convention Centre (MGICC) will be established in which city?

a) Maradi

b) Agadez

c) Gaya

d) Difa

e) Niamey

Q.30) The New Development Bank (NDB) of the BRICS countries has approved how much amount loan to Madhya Pradesh for infrastructure projects?

a) $520-million

b) $521-million

c) $527-million

d) $525-million

e) $529-million

Q.31) Who has been conferred with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award for 2018?

a) P V Sindhu

b) Virat Kohli

c) Himas Das

d) Manu Bhaker

e) Neeraj Chopra

Q.32) India and which country has signed a MoU for the establishment of 5000-metric ton temperature controlled warehouse?

a) Singapore

b) Indonesia

c) Australia

d) Sri Lanka

e) Austria

Q.33) Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first airport in Sikkim at which city?

a) Gangtok

b) Namchi

c) Pelling

d) Yuksom

e) Pakyong

Q.34) What is theme of India International Science Festival 2018?

a) Science at Advance

b) Science for Transformation

c) World of Technology

d) Life of Science

e) None of these

Q.35) The India International Convention and Expo Centre (IICC) will be built at an estimated cost of how much amount?

a) Rs. 26,503 crore

b) Rs. 25,703 crore

c) Rs. 24,503 crore

d) Rs. 23,603 crore

e) Rs. 21,803 crore

Q.36) Interest rates on small savings scheme for quarter ending December 31, 2018, at how much percent for senior citizens which has tenure of 5 years?

a) 8.5%

b) 8.3%

c) 8.7%

d) 8.0%

e) 8.8%

Q.37) Which of the following country has won the Asia Cup for a record-extending 7th time, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai?

a) Bangladesh

b) India

c) Pakistan

d) Sri Lanka

e) Nepal

Q.38) Where did India’s first corn festival begin?

a) Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

b) Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh

c) Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu

d) Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

e) Shillong, Meghalaya

Q.39) Which city would host the 2022 Asian Para Games?

a) Hangzhou

b) Mumbai

c) Tokyo

d) New Delhi

e) Beijing

Q.40) Who has been appointed as the chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission?

a) Srikumar Banerjee

b) Shekhar Basu

c) Ratan Kumar Sinha

d) Kamlesh Nilkanth Vyas

e) Anil Kakodkar

Q.41) India and which country has signed an MoU for deepening cooperation between MSME sectors of the two countries?

a) Morocco

b) Malta

c) Turkey

d) Maldives

e) Sri Lanka

Q.42) Which country tops 2018 ranking of countries on e-government development?

a) Denmark

b) Canada

c) U.S

d) Australia

e) Norway

Q.43) When did the Skill India campaign was launched by PM Modi?

a) 2018

b) 2015

c) 2017

d) 2014

e) 2016

Q.44) Which INSV crew members has been awarded with Tenzing Norgay National Adventure award?

a) Mhadei

b) Tarini

c) Sweathan

d) Mithras

e) None of these

Q.45) The book “Story So Far” is a biography of which sportsperson?

a) P T Usha

b) Hima Das

c) Vishwanatha Ananth

d) Dutee Chand

e) M S Dhoni

Q.46) Aviaindra is an Air Force level exercise which is held between which two countries?

a) India and Nepal

b) India and Romania

c) India and France

d) India and Russia

e) Nepal and China

Q.47) Who is the foreign secretary of India?

a) Pramod Kumar Misra

b) Vijay Gokhale

c) Amarnath Yadav

d) A.K. Dhasmana

e) S Jaishankar

Q.48) Which country will host Interfaith Alliance Forum in 2018?

a) Portugal

b) Australia

c) UAE

d) Yemen

e) Czech Republic

Q.49) India and which country have agreed to intensify cooperation at the United Nations and other multilateral fora in order to address global challenges?

a) Singapore

b) Japan

c) France

d) Kazakhstan

e) Romania

Q.50) Name the India’s first woman IAS officer of post-Independence who passed away recently?

a) Smita Sabharwal

b) Riju Bafna

c) Merin Joseph

d) Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya

e) Anna Rajam Malhotra

Q.51) Which ministry has partnered with Google to launch the Loo Review campaign?

a) Ministry of Environment

b) Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

c) Ministry of Rural Development

d) Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

e) Ministry of Labour and Employment

Q.52) Who launched India’s first flood forecast system with $1 mn assistance from ADB?

a) Kolkata

b) Mumbai

c) New Delhi

d) Hyderabad

e) Bengaluru

Q.53) India plans to eliminate open defecation completely by which year?

a) 2021

b) 2019

c) 2023

d) 2025

e) 2020

Q.54) Who has signed an agreement with cloud services provider Oracle to curb the distribution of fake drugs using new technologies?

a) Ministry of Power

b) Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

c) Ministry of Human Resource and Development

d) Government of India

e) NITI Aayog

Q.55) The railway ministry inks pact with which tech giant to launch rail heritage digitisation project?

a) Google

b) Microsoft

c) Amazon

d) Facebook

e) None of these

Q.56) Goa and which country signed MoU for water, sewage management for 2 years?

a) Portugal

b) Sweden

c) France

d) Germany

e) Norway

Q.57) JICA has agreed to provide an Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan of around how much amount for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail project?

a) Rs.5,400 crore

b) Rs.5,300 crore

c) Rs.5,500 crore

d) Rs.6,500 crore

e) Rs.6,400 crore

Q.58) Who has been elected as the chairman of the Press Trust of India (PTI) ?

a) Surya Kumar

b) N. Ravi

c) Sasi Kumar

d) Ranjan Kumar

e) Bhavanivel MK

Q.59) The British racing driver Lewis Hamilton plays for which of the following company?

a) Red Bull

b) Ferrari

c) Mercedes

d) Sauber

e) Renault

Q.60) What is the theme of International Day Of Older Persons?

a) Stepping into the Future: Tapping the Talents, Contributions and Participation of Older Persons in Society

b) Take a Stand Against Ageism United Nations For Ageing

c) Celebrating Older Human Rights Champions

d) None of these

e) Leaving No One Behind: Promoting a Society for All

Q.61) Name the only third woman in history to win the physics Nobel Prize 2018?

a) Irène Joliot-Curie

b) Donna Strickland

c) Ada E. Yonath

d) Maria Goeppert Mayer

e) Youyou Tu

Q.62) Which of the following person has been awarded for 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry?

a) Arthur Ashkin

b) Johnson Kevin

c) Frances H. Arnold

d) Gérard Mourou

e) Edwin Robert

Q.63) Which country has the largest warnings on cigarette packages in the world with 92.5 percent on front and back?

a) Vanuatu

b) India

c) Timor-Leste

d) Nepal

e) New Zealand

Q.64) India and ADB has signed how much amount loan for safe drinking water service for West Bengal?

a) $280 Million

b) $290 Million

c) $240 Million

d) $230 Million

e) $210 Million

Q.65) Which state has been declared as the 23rd state to become Open Defecation Free (ODF) in India?

a) Odisha

b) Jharkhand

c) Manipur

d) Bihar

e) Assam

Q.66) The world’s largest pillar-less dome has been inaugurated in which of the following state?

a) Maharashtra

b) Telangana

c) Madhya Pradesh

d) Haryana

e) Gujarat

Q.67) Name the operation launched by India to assist the survivors of earthquake and consequent tsunami in Central Sulawesi province of Indonesia?

a) Madad

b) Sahyog

c) Lehar

d) Sahayata

e) Samudra Maitri

Q.68) Who has been posthumously honored with US Congressional Gold 2018?

a) Nelson Mandela

b) Mahatma Gandhi

c) Mother Teresa

d) Abdul Kalam

e) None of these

Q.69) Where did the 4th India International Science Festival held?

a) Lucknow

b) Hyderabad

c) Pune

d) New Delhi

e) Chennai

Q.70) Which Indian bank was fined for violation of Section 19(2) of Banking Regulation Act recently?

a) Axis Bank

b) Federal Bank

c) Canara Bank

d) HDFC Bank

e) Bank of India

Q.71) Who has been appointed as new International Advertising Association chairman?

a) Ramesh Narayan

b) Srinivasan Swamy

c) Manoj Prabhakar

d) Velu Thangamani

e) None of these

Q.72) The Project Utkrisht was launched by which of the following ministry?

a) Ministry of Human Resource Development

b) Ministry of Agriculture

c) Ministry of Home Affairs

d) Ministry of Railways

e) Ministry of Urban Development

Q.73) Who is the author of the book Feisty at Fifty?

a) Mridula Behari

b) Sudha Menon

c) Harnidh Kaur

d) Sujata Massey

e) Devapriya Roy

Q.74) The 36th National Games will be held at which of the following place?

a) Maharashtra

b) Odisha

c) West Bengal

d) Madhya Pradesh

e) Goa

Q.75) The India-Japan bilateral maritime exercise ‘JIMEX 18’ begins in which of the following place?

a) West Bengal

b) Mumbai

c) Cochin

d) Chennai

e) Visakhapatnam

Q.76) The National Dolphin Research Centre (NDRC) , India’s and Asia’s first is set to be established in which city?

a) Mathura

b) Hyderabad

c) Mumbai

d) Bhopal

e) Patna

Q.77) Recently, who has received R3 approval from IRDAI for its new health insurance business?

a) Apollo Munich Health Insurance

b) Star Health and Allied insurance Co Ltd

c) Reliance Health Insurance

d) National Insurance Co Ltd.

e) Iffco Tokio General Insurance Co Ltd.

Q.78) An MoU was inked between ISRO and the Space Agency of which country for joint activities in the field of Human Spaceflight Programme Gaganyaan mission?

a) China

b) U.S

c) France

d) Russia

e) Japan

Q.79) Who has been sworn in as America’s 114th Supreme Court justice?

a) Brett Kavanaugh

b) John Roberts

c) Anthony Kennedy

d) Robert Kennedy

e) Johnson Will

Q.80) Who has been appointed as the chairman of World Federation of Exchange working group committee?

a) Wu Qing

b) Edward Tilly

c) Vikram Limaye

d) Juan Pablo

e) Bryan Durkin

Q.81) Recently, who has received R3 approval from IRDAI for its new health insurance business?

a) Apollo Munich Health Insurance

b) Star Health and Allied insurance Co Ltd

c) Reliance Health Insurance

d) National Insurance Co Ltd.

e) Iffco Tokio General Insurance Co Ltd.

Q.82) Which organisation has signed an MoU with NASSCOM to strengthen child rights?

a) IMF


c) ILO


e) FAO

Q.83) Which country has successfully test-fired Ghauri ballistic missile?

a) China

b) India

c) Pakistan

d) Bangladesh

e) Spain

Q.84) Name the air exercise between Ukraine and NATO countries that is being held in western Ukraine?

a) Indradhanush

b) Garuda 2018

c) Clear Sky 2018

d) Sindex 2018

e) Eastern Bridge

Q.85) Name the US ambassador to the United Nations who resigned recently?

a) Elaine Chao

b) Betsy DeVos

c) Kirstjen Nielsen

d) Nikki Haley

e) Linda McMahon

Q.86) Under which category Weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga notched up India’s maiden gold medal at the Youth Olympics?

a) 60 kg category

b) 65 kg category

c) 52 kg category

d) 70 kg category

e) 62 kg category

Q.87) Which is the partner state at Goa International Film Festival 2018?

a) Karnataka

b) Odisha

c) Jharkhand

d) Assam

e) Bihar

Q.88) India’s first Second Generation (2G) Ethanol Bio-Refinery will be established in which of the following state?

a) Maharashtra

b) Chhattisgarh

c) Odisha

d) West Bengal

e) Rajasthan

Q.89) Who has been appointed as the new Solicitor General of India?

a) Ranjit Kumar

b) Tushar Mehta

c) Rohinton Nariman

d) Mohan Parasaran

e) Rajdeepak Rastogi

Q.90) According to the 2018 Henley Passport Index released, what is the rank of India, the list was topped by Japan?

a) 77th

b) 68th

c) 81st

d) 98th

e) 67th

Q.91) What is the theme of International Day of the Girl Child 2018?

a) Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress: What Counts for Girls

b) Empower Girls: Emergency response and resilience planning

c) With Her: A Skilled Girl Force

d) Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence

e) None of these

Q.92) The Sahitya Akademi Awardee, M N Paloor who passed away recently belongs to which of the following state?

a) Bihar

b) Uttar Pradesh

c) Kerala

d) Gujarat

e) Tamil Nadu

Q.93) When did the Central Information Commission established in India?

a) 2005

b) 2009

c) 2010

d) 2008

e) 2006

Q.94) Which edition of India – Indonesia coordinated patrol (IND-INDO CORPAT) began in Indonesia recently?

a) 31

b) 30

c) 32

d) 35

e) 38

Q.95) The Belawan harbour is located at which of the following country?

a) Japan

b) Oman

c) Indonesia

d) India

e) Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Q.96) Who has been appointed as the Secretary General of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry?

a) Varun Kumar

b) Mahesh Y Reddy

c) Suresh Simhan

d) Narasu K Rajan

e) None of these

Q.97) Where did the 6th RCEP Inter-Sessional Ministerial meeting held?

a) Japan

b) India

c) Indonesia

d) Singapore

e) Sri Lanka

Q.98) Who is the author of the book “The Paradoxical Prime Minister”?

a) Manmohan Singh

b) Ghulam Nabi Azad

c) Mallikarjun Kharge

d) Amarinder Singh

e) Shashi Tharoor

Q.99) Ms Suchitra Durai (IFS:1988) has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to which country?

a) Thailand

b) Kazakhstan

c) Oman

d) Qatar

e) Slovenia

Q.100) Who is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of Baroda?

a) Krishna Kumar KL

b) Rana Kapoor

c) P S Jayakumar

d) Suvitha Devi

e) None of these

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