December 31, 2018

Current Affairs for IBPS, SBI, RBI, Insurance, UPSC and SSC exams

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December 11, 2018

November 2018 current affairs for IBPS clerk mains and SSC CGL exams 2

November 2018 current affairs for IBPS clerk mains, SSC CGL, RBI Grade B, SBI, UPSC exams 

November 2018 current affairs for IBPS clerk mains, SSC CGL, RBI Grade B, SBI, UPSC exams

  1. The Union Cabinet approved the Memorandum of understanding between India and _____ for training and education in the fields of labour and Employment. 
  2. In 2012, VV Giri National labour institute Noida and the international training centre of the  _____ signed a memorandum of understanding to formalise the collaboration between the Institutions for continuing the professional collaboration. 
  3. West Bengal cabinet headed by CM Mamata Banerjee decided to setup development boards for the _____ communities. 
  4. The Uttar Pradesh government presided over by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath approved renaming of Faizabad and Allahabad divisions of _____ respectively. 
  5. The government renamed Mughalsarai railway station as _____. 
  6. Maharashtra government led by CM Devendra fadnavis passed the _____. As per the bill Maharashtra government will create a new category called SEBC, socially and educationally backward class, in order to give reservation to Marathas. 
  7. Under certain provisions of _____  of the constitution, reservation can be provided over and above the prescribed 50%. 
  8. The Union Cabinet approved the extension of the term of the commission examining the issue of sub categorisation of other backward classes in the central list for 6 months beyond 30th November 2018 till 31st May 2019. The commission consists of a five member panel headed by_____ . 
  9. Union Cabinet approved the _____  for Regulation and standardization of education and services by allied and Healthcare professionals. 
  10. The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the setting up of Medical College at Silvassa in the union territory of _____ , which will be set up at a capital cost of rupees 189 crore. 
  11. The cabinet committee economic affairs approved the expansion of scope of mandatory packaging norms under the_____ . 
  12. The cabinet committee on economic affairs approved the continuation of the nine sub schemes of the umbrella scheme _____ during 2017 to 2020 at an estimate of rupees 1450 crores. 
  13. The scheme ACROSS will be implemented by the Ministry of _____ . 
  14. The cabinet committee an economic affairs approved the establishment of national facility for airborne research with the financial commitment of _____  during 2022-21 and beyond. 
  15. Union Cabinet approved a memorandum of understanding between India and _____ signed at Dushanbe on cooperation on youth matters valid for a period of a five years. 
  16. _____  is the ambassador of India to Tajikistan for youth affairs and sports Government of India. 
  17. Union Cabinet approved agreement on cooperation in the field of science, technology and innovation between India and Uzbekistan, which was signed at _____ . 
  18. Union Cabinet approved Memorandum of understanding between Atal innovation Mission, India and fund talent and success, _____ for promotion of Science and Technology. 
  19. Union Cabinet approved Memorandum of understanding between India and _____ on consumer protection and legal metrology 
  20. Chief minister of Odisha Naveen Patnaik launched _____ scheme with an objective to increase the use of solar energy for helping formats in irrigation. 
  21. _____ social welfare department launched the Samridhi scheme to boost employment opportunities for SC and ST youth through entreprenurship. 
  22. The Samridhi scheme targeted at socially marginalised communities to provide them with skill development and alternate means of employment as a total cost of rupees 800 crores. 


Answers

  1. Italy 
  2. International Labour Organisation, Turin 
  3. Matua and Namasudra 
  4. Ayodhya and Prayagraj 
  5. Deendayal Upadhyay junction 
  6. Maratha reservation bill 
  7. Article 15
  8. Justice G Rohini 
  9. Allied and Healthcare professionals bill 2018
  10. Dadra and Nagar Haveli
  11. Jute packaging material act 1987
  12. Atmosphere and climate research modelling observing systems and services
  13. Ministry of earth sciences
  14. Rupees 130 crores 
  15. Tajikistan 
  16. Shree Somnath Ghosh
  17. New Delhi
  18. Russia
  19. Mauritius
  20. Soura jalaanidhi 
  21. Karnataka
  22. Rupees 800 crores

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December 10, 2018

Daily Current Affairs Updates - November 2018

November 2018 Current Affairs Quiz Sets

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The following Quiz sets include Current Affairs regarding National, International, Banking, Science and Technology, Sports, Awards, Books, Summit, India and World Affairs and General Awareness happened in the month of November 2018.

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November 2018 current affairs for IBPS clerk mains, SSC CGL, RBI, SBI and UPSC Exams

November 2018 current affairs for IBPS clerk mains, SSC CGL, RBI, SBI and UPSC Exams

  1. The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved the renaming of Jharsuguda airport in Odisha as _____ 
  2. The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved moving a resolution for amendment in the first assembly of the_____. 
  3. The headquarters of international solar Alliance is located at at _____ 
  4. The international solar Alliance was launched during the which conference to the United Nations Framework convention on climate change? 
  5. Cabinet approved agreement between India and _____ on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters. 
  6. The Union Cabinet has approved signing of a memorandum of understanding between India and South Korea in cooperation in the field of _____. 
  7. Cabinet approved to Memorandum of understanding between India and _____ in transport, education and in the field of Railways. 
  8. The Memorandum of cooperation between India and Russia involves the implementation of a project for upgrading the _____ to raise passenger trains speed upto 200 km per hour. 
  9. The Bihar cabinet shared by CM Nitish Kumar approved redevelopment of _____ in to worlds largest 5462 bedded Hospital. 
  10. The estimated cost for the project approved by the Bihar cabinet for the redevelopment of Patna Medical College and Hospital is _____. 
  11. The Patna Medical College and Hospital after redevelopment would be a green building which will have its connectivity with _____. 
  12. Union Cabinet shared by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved leaving out 6 airports Through public private partnership. These 6 airports include _____. 
  13. Union Cabinet was appraised of India joining as member of _____ under the International Energy agency. 
  14. The primary goal of India joining the advanced motor fuels Technology collaboration program by the Ministry of petroleum and natural gas is _____. 
  15. Which department has been authorised under the provisions of sub section 7 of section 8A of Enemy Property Act 19 to sell the enemy shares?
  16. Union Cabinet approved the filing of Padur strategic petroleum reserves at Padur in which state by Overseas National Oil Companies. 
  17. Central tribal University of Andhra Pradesh will be set up in Relli village of Vijayanagaram district as mentioned in the 13th scheduled to the _____. 
  18. The cabinet committee economic affairs gave in principle approval plan for strategic disinvestment of what percent of Government of India's share in dredging Corporation of India Limited to Consortium of four ports, which include Visakhapatnam Port Trust, paradip Port Trust, jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust and Kandla Port Trust?
  19. Union Cabinet approved signing and ratifying the extradition agreement between India and _____. 
  20. Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the agreement on mutual legal assistance in Civil and commercial matters between india and _____

Answers 

  1. Veer Surendra Sai airport Jharsuguda 
  2. International solar Alliance
  3. Gurgaon Haryana
  4. 21st conference of parties 
  5. Morocco 
  6. Tourism
  7. The Russian Federation Corporation 
  8. Nagpur Secunderabad junction
  9. Patna Medical College and Hospital
  10. 5540.07 crores 
  11. Loknayak Ganga path
  12. Ahmedabad, jaipur, lucknow, guwahati, thiruvananthapuram and Mangaluru 
  13. Advances motor fuel Technology collaboration program 
  14. To enable market introduction of Advanced motor fuels/ alternate fuels 
  15. Department of investment and public Asset Management 
  16. Karnataka 
  17. Andhra Pradesh reorganisation act 2014
  18. Hundred percent 
  19. Morocco
  20. Morocco

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July 14, 2018

June 2018 current affairs for SBI, IBPS, RBI, SSC CGL exams Set 1

June 2018 current affairs for SBI PO, SBI clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS clerk, RBI grade B officers exam

June 2018 current affairs for SBI PO, SBI clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS clerk, RBI grade B officers exam
  1. Cabinet approved continuation program for geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle Mark III
  2. Cabinet approves construction of a new six lane bridge, across river Ganga at Phaphamau, Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh.
  3. Extension of tenure of commission constituted to examine the ratio of sub categorisation with another backward classes in the central list has been approved by the cabinet.
  4. Cabinet approved 3 year Action Plan of Agricultural education division and ICAR institutes.
  5. Cabinet approved capital infusion of rupees 1040 crores to National export insurance account trust.
  6. Cabinet approves capital infusion of rupees 2,000 crore in export credit guarantee Corporation Limited.
  7. Cabinet approved monetization of 3.70 acres of land at Pragati Maidan for running of a hotel by third party including private sector construction is to be done by itpo.
  8. Cabinet approves the measures to deal with the current crisis in the sugar sector worth rupees 7000 crore.
  9. Cabinet approved revision in the wage structure and allowances of Gramin Dak sevaks of the department of post.
  10. Withdrawal of Nalanda University Amendment Bill 2013 payment is pending in Rajya Sabha for reconsideration of previous provisions by the governing body was approved by the cabinet.
  11. Cabinet approved shifting of experience letter doctors for strengthening teaching, patient / clinical care and public Health Programme implementation.
  12. Cabinet approves Enhancement of age of general duty medical officers and members working in Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre, Bhopal.
  13. Cabinet approved and safety bill, 2018, National committee on Dam safety To be built.
  14. Cabinet approves mechanism to carry out the ethanol blended petrol program revision of Ethanol price for supply to public sector ONCs.
  15. Cabinet approves restructuring of north eastern Council, home minister nominated as chairman.
  16. Cabinet approves continuation of off grid and decentralized Solar PV applications program phase 3.
  17. Cabinet approves revised guidelines on time bound closure of sich or loss making Central Public Sector Enterprises and disposal of movable and immovable assets.
  18. Cabinet approves establishment of additional 6.5 mmt strategic petroleum reserves at chandikol in Orissa and at Pudur in Karnataka.

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May 31, 2018

Daily Current Affairs Updates - May 2018

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May 20, 2018

Banking awareness for SBI, IBPS, RBI, SSC, UPSC exams  #25

Banking awareness for SBI PO, IBPS PO, RBI grade B officers, SSC CGL and UPSC civil services exams

Banking awareness for SBI PO, IBPS PO, RBI grade B officers, SSC CGL and UPSC civil services exams
  1. Prompt corrective action is a mechanism that will be forced by the Reserve Bank of India up on banks that shows sign of stress.
  2. GDR = Global depositary receipts.
  3. Global depositary receipt is a bank certificate issued in more than one country for shares in a foreign company.
  4. As per the Reserve Bank of India, ARCs must have the minimum net Corpus of rupees hundred crore by 2019.
  5. The minimum capital required for small finance bank is hundred crores.
  6. The minimum compensation offered under the banking ombudsman scheme is rupees 20 lacs.
  7. Cheque truncation system is a cheque clearing system undertaken by the Reserve Bank of India for faster clearing of cheques in 2010.
  8. The international Finance Corporation is an international financial institution that offers investment, advisory and Asset Management services to encourage private sector development in developing countries.
  9. The Government of India has changed CII base year from 1981 to 2001.
  10. Cash reserve ratio is the percentage of cash deposits that banks need to keep with the Reserve Bank of India on a fourth nightly basis.
  11. The headquarters of SIDBI is located at Lucknow.
  12. Payment banks are not permitted to issue loans and credit cards.
  13. The non Banking Finance Companies are allowed to accept or renew public deposits for a minimum period of 12 months and the maximum period of 60 months.
  14. The head office of Standard Chartered Bank is located in London, UK.
  15. Using SBI mingle, the bank customers can do a host of banking services on Facebook or Twitter accounts at their own convenience.

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