Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 29th March 2017

29th March 2017 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. To spread credit inclusion, ‘Unnati Credit Card’ was launched by
  2. A.State Bank of India
    B.Canara Bank
    C.Indian Overseas Bank
    D.Allahabad Bank

  3. A web-based e-billing ‘Aviation Turbine Fuel Digital Issue and Payment’ (ATF DIP) has been developed by Indian Air Force (IAF) for the speedy accounting and clearance of aviation fuel bills of Oil PSUs. It will be implemented from
  4. A.April 10, 2017
    B.April 5, 2017
    C.April 15, 2017
    D.April 1, 2017

  5. How many physicians got the Hari Om Ashram Alembic Research Awards for the years 2008, 2010, 2015 and 2016?
  6. A.4
    B.6
    C.9
    D.8

  7. How many physicians got the Dr B C Roy National award for the year 2014, 2015 and 2016?
  8. A.51
    B.47
    C.49
    D.53

  9. What is the title of the book which was recently released on the history of Indian Army's Counter Insurgency Force, the Rashtriya Rifles?
  10. A.Brave of Indian Army
    B.India the Land of Brave
    C.India’s Brave Military
    D.Home of the Brave

  11. Identify the veteran Indian-origin South African anti-apartheid activist, who was one of Nelson Mandela's closest aides, died recently.
  12. A.Walter Sisulu
    B.Ahmed Kathrada
    C.Steve Biko
    D.Mathews Phosa

  13. Who has been appointed by United Nations to head the World Food Programme (WFP), recently?
  14. A.James T. Morris
    B.James Ingram
    C.David Beasley
    D.Josette Sheeran

  15. Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and __________ clinched the $20,000 Vietnam Open International challenger badminton doubles title.
  16. A.Sourabh Varma
    B.Srikanth Kidambi
    C.Prannoy Kumar
    D.Chirag Shetty

  17. Eminent jurist and Former Solicitor General of India, who passed away recently at the age of 84
  18. A.Inder Malhotra
    B.T. R. Andhyarujina
    C.G. E. Vahanvati
    D.Kirit N Raval

  19. Who is appointed as the new president and CEO of Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI)?
  20. A.Minoru Kato
    B.Kenichi Ayukawa
    C.Keita Muramatsu
    D.Mark Fields

  21. Who has been honored with the Sikh Jewel Award for 2017 for her immense contribution to British cinema?
  22. A.Deepa Mehta
    B.Gurinder Chadha
    C.Mira Nair
    D.Andrea Arnold

  23. Truecaller partners with Google to improve Video Calls. What is that video calling app, which will be integrated within the Truecaller app?
  24. A.Google Duo
    B.Google Voice
    C.Google Allo
    D.Google Fiber

  25. Which bank partners Truecaller for UPI-based mobile payment?
  26. A.State Bank of India
    B.HDFC Bank
    C.ICICI Bank
    D.Canara Bank

  27. Which bank receives the 'best small bank 2016' award?
  28. A.Bandhan Bank
    B.Dhanlaxmi Bank
    C.City Union Bank
    D.Karur Vysya Bank

  29. For the first time in India, ESIC Mobile Clinic Services are launched for the states of
  30. A.Bihar and Orissa
    B.Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
    C.Tamil Nadu and Kerala
    D.Karnataka and Maharashtra

  31. MoP&NG e-Seva is a dedicated grievances redressal platform on Social Media for all queries and grievances relating to
  32. A.Banking Sector
    B.Transportation Sector
    C.Health Sector
    D.Oil and Gas Sector

  33. Who Launched MoPNG E Seva?
  34. A.Suresh Prabu
    B.Dharmendra Pradhan
    C.Nitin Jairam Gadkari
    D.Amit shah

  35. Who is the present Union Minister for Health and Family Welfares, who passed Mental Healthcare Bill 2016 for mental healthcare and services?
  36. A.J. P. Nadda
    B.D.V. Sadananda Gowda
    C.Ramvilas Paswan
    D.Nitin Jairam Gadkari

  37. First Indian state to extend banking facilities to masses in unbanked areas through Self Help Group
  38. A.Assam
    B.Punjab
    C.Jharkhand
    D.Odisha

  39. Indian-American who has been appointed as first woman president and CEO of 'The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights'
  40. A.Kalpana Morparia
    B.Teresa Gendron
    C.Vanita Gupta
    D.Kaku Nakhate

  41. Former Punjab minister and senior Shiromani Akali Dal leader who passed away at the age of 85
  42. A.Kewal Singh Badal
    B.Gurbachan singh
    C.Parkash Singh Badal
    D.Gurdev Singh Badal

  43. Online Film Certification System, which was recently launched by Union Government of India
  44. A.E-Cinepramaan
    B.E-Filmpramaan
    C.E-Theatrepramaan
    D.E-Digitalpramaan

  45. Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy is named after former cricket captain of
  46. A.Zimbabwe
    B.India
    C.Australia
    D.West Indies

  47. Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy was first awarded in
  48. A.2001
    B.2004
    C.2007
    D.2009

  49. Who receives the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016 as well as the ICC Test Cricketer of the Year 2016?
  50. A.Ajinkya Rahane
    B.Cheteshwar Pujara
    C.Ravichandran Ashwin
    D.Virat Kohli

Answers:
  1. A.State Bank of India
  2. D.April 1, 2017
  3. A.4
  4. C.49
  5. D.Home of the Brave
  6. B.Ahmed Kathrada
  7. C.David Beasley
  8. D.Chirag Shetty
  9. B.T. R. Andhyarujina
  10. A.Minoru Kato
  11. B.Gurinder Chadha
  12. A.Google Duo
  13. C.ICICI Bank
  14. D.Karur Vysya Bank
  15. B.Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
  16. D.Oil and Gas Sector
  17. B.Dharmendra Pradhan
  18. A.J. P. Nadda
  19. D.Odisha
  20. C.Vanita Gupta
  21. D.Gurdev Singh Badal
  22. A.E-Cinepramaan
  23. D.West Indies
  24. B.2004
  25. C.Ravichandran Ashwin

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