Sunday, January 17, 2016

January Current Affairs Update for IBPS/LIC AAO Exam 2016 Set-8

Ques. : 1 Indian Army tested Pinaka II system recently. It is a(n)
1) light battle tank
2) multi-barrel rocket launcher
3) UAV
4) assault rifle
5) None of these
Answer:- 2) multi-barrel rocket launcher
Ques. : 2 Lassina Zerbo is the Executive Secretary of which of the following organisations at present?
1) CTBT
2) NSG
3) IAEA
4) UNESCO
5) FAO
Answer:- 1) CTBT
Ques. : 3 The Mumbai cricketer Pranav Dhanawade became the first batsman to score 1009 runs in an innings in any form of cricket breaking a century-old record. He scored 1000 runs in just
1) 299 balls
2) 302 balls
3) 323 balls
4) 332 balls
5) 343 balls
Answer:- 3) 323 balls
Ques. : 4 The RBI imposed a penalty of Rs 1 cr on which of the following associate banks of the SBI for violation of some of its instructions?
1) State Bank of Patiala
2) State Bank of Mysore
3) State Bank of Hyderabad
4) State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur
5) State Bank of Travancore
Answer:- 5) State Bank of Travancore
Ques. : 5 The classy innings of 281 against Australia at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata of who among the following Indian cricketers has been rated as the greatest Test performance of the last 50 years in a poll conducted by the digital magazine ‘Cricket Monthly’?
1) Rahul Dravid
2) VVS Laxman
3) Sachin Tendulkar
4) Rohit Sharma
5) Virendra Sehwag
Answer:- 2) VVS Laxman
Ques. : 6 Who among the following won the Best Woman Cricketer Award in senior player category for the season 2014-15 at the BCCI annual awards recently?
1) Soniya Dabir
2) Harmanpreet Kaur
3) Mitali Raj
4) Jhulan Goswami
5) Archana Das
Answer:- 3) Mitali Raj
Ques. : 7 The Under-19 World Cup Cricket Tournament is scheduled to be held in which of the following countries?
1) Bangladesh
2) Pakistan
3) Sri Lanka
4) Afghanistan
5) Kenya
Answer:- 1) Bangladesh
Ques. : 8 Mufti Mohammad Sayeed passed away on 7 Jan. He was the present Chief Minister of Jammu & Kashmir and also had served as the Union Home Minister under the Prime Minister
1) Rajiv Gandhi
2) PV Narasimha Rao
3) Chandra Shekhar
4) VP Singh
5) Indira Gandhi
Answer:- 4) VP Singh
Ques. : 9 Despite international sanctions, which of the following countries conducted a nuclear test on 6 Jan claimed to be a thermonuclear or hydrogen bomb?
1) Iran
2) Syria
3) Vietnam
4) Cuba
5) North Korea
Answer:- 5) North Korea
Ques. : 10 Which of the following countries has/have NOT signed the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) so far?
1) United States
2) Iran
3) Egypt
4) Israel
5) All the above
Answer:- 5) All the above