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Questions:

1.
Who is appointed as the Karur Vysya Bank MD and CEO recently ?

A.Rajesh kumar
B.Naresh Singh
C.Kumar Dev
D.P R Seshadri


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
P R Seshadri is appointed as the Karur Vysya Bank MD and CEO recently.
2.
Which city the ‘Indira Canteen Scheme’ Launched recently ?

A.Chennai
B.Bengaluru
C.Kolkata
D.Mumbai


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The Indira Canteen Scheme launched in Bengaluru recently.
3.
Which benefit did the City Union Bank planned to offer ?

A.Instant Credit Card
B.Debit Cards
C.Online Trading Account
D.Online Loan Sanction upto 5 lakhs


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
City Union Bank planned to offer Instant Credit Card for customers.
4.
Which bank appoints P R Seshadri as MD and CEO recently ?

A.HDFC Bank
B.Andhra Bank
C.Federal Bank
D.Karur Vysya Bank


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Karur Vysya Bank appoints P R Seshadri as MD and CEO recently.
5.
How many crores did the Union Cabinet approved through NABARD for Completing Irrigation Project ?

A.9000 crores
B.5000 crores
C.6500 crores
D.3500 crores


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
The Union Cabinet approved 9000 crores through NABARD for Completing Irrigation Project.
6.
Who made Aadhaar Linkage Mandatory for Farmers ?

A.Reserve Bank of India
B.Canara Bank
C.South Indian Bank
D.Karnataka Bank


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Reserve Bank of India made Aadhaar Linkage Mandatory for farmers.
7.
Which bank gives Leg-up to CSR Initiatives ?

A.State Bank of India
B.Reserve Bank of India
C.Canara Bank
D.Corporation Bank


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
State Bank of India gives leg up to CSR Initiatives.
8.
Which country to Host G7 Interior Ministers' Summit on Security recently ?

A.India
B.Italy
C.Germany
D.Australia


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Italy to host G7 Interior Ministers' Summit on Security recently.
9.
Which bank started to offer instant credit cards recently ?

A.Canara Bank
B.Dena Bank
C.City Union Bank
D.Union Bank of India


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
City Union Bank started to offer instant credit cards recently.
10.
Which bank bagged the Best performance award from NABARD Awards commitee ?

A.Bank of Baroda
B.Syndicate Bank
C.Canara Bank
D.Corporation Bank


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Corporation Bank bagged the Best Performance award from NABARD Awards committee.
11.
Which festival was celebrated across the world on August 17,2017?

A.Parsi New Year
B.Diwali
C.Christmas
D.Ramzaan


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Parsi New Year festival was celebrated across the world on August 17, 2017.
12.
Which bank won the Best Performer Award recently ?

A.Dena bank
B.Canara Bank
C.Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank
D.Kotak Mahindra Bank


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank won the Best Performer Award recently.
13.
Who approves procedure and mechanism for Strategic Disinvestment recently ?

A.Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA)
B.Income Tax Department
C.Department of Communication
D.Department of Food Corporation


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Cabinet Committee approves procedure and mechanism for Strategic Disinvestment recently.
14.
What is the name of the fund which was created by the Union Cabinet for Secondary School Education ?

A.Madhyamik and Uchchatar Shiksha Kosh (MUSK)
B.Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA)
C.Inclusive Education for Disabled at Secondary Stage ( IEDSS )
D.Incentive for Girls School Education


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
The name of the fund which was created by the Union Cabinet for Secondary School Education will be Madhyamik and Uchchatar Shiksha Kosh (MUSK)
15.
What is the name of the Canteen Scheme’ Launched in Bengaluru recently?

A.National Food Security Mission
B.Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana
C.Antyodaya Anna Yojna
D.Indira Canteen Scheme


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Indira Canteen Scheme is the name of the Canteen Scheme’ Launched in Bengaluru recently.

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