April 05, 2018

February 2018 current affairs for RBI, SBI, NABARD, SSC and UPSC exams #3

February 2018 current affairs for RBI grade B officers, SBI PO, Nabard grade A, SSC and UPSC exams

February 2018 current affairs for RBI grade B officers, SBI PO, Nabard grade A, SSC and UPSC exams
  1. Which state hosted the seventh India energy Congress?
  2. What is the theme of the seventh India energy Congress?
  3. Under which ministry does the world energy council India functions?
  4. In which city of Andhra Pradesh, the Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu laid the foundation stone for the universal peace Retreat centre of Prajapita Brahmakumari Eshwariya University?
  5. Who is the Chief Minister of Haryana?
  6. Who is the present MD and CEO of IDBI Bank?
  7. What is the capital city of Rwanda?
  8. When is the National Science Day celebrated all over India?
  9. Why do we celebrate the National Science Day?
  10. What is the theme of the National Science Day 2018?
  11. What is the initiative launched by JP Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, that will offer free of cost viral load testing for 1,200,000 people living with HIV / AIDS on treatment in India at least once a year?
  12. What is the multi vendor eCommerce website and mobile app developed by central Marine fisheries Research Institute to help fishermen sell their products and marine catch directly to the customers?
  13. Under which project of the central Marine fisheries Research Institute was the E-commerce website and mobile app developed?
  14. Who has been appointed as the new chief secretary of Jharkhand?
  15. Who has been appointed as the group chief risk officer of Punjab National Bank?


Answers

  1. New Delhi
  2. Energy 4.0: Energy transition towards 2030
  3. Union power ministry
  4. Amaravati
  5. Manohar Lal khatter
  6. Mukesh Kumar Jain
  7. Kigali
  8. 28 February
  9. To mark the discovery of Raman effect by Sir CV Raman
  10. Science and Technology for a substantial future
  11. Viral load testing for all people living with HIV / AIDS
  12. Marinefishsales
  13. National innovations on climate resilient agriculture
  14. Sudhir Tripathi
  15. AK Pradhan

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Vocabulary for SBI, RBI, IBPS, SSC and UPSC exams  #33

Vocabulary for SBI PO, RBI grade B officers, IBPS PO, SSC and UPSC exams

Vocabulary for SBI PO, RBI grade B officers, IBPS PO, SSC and UPSC exams

Rampage

Verb
More through a place in a violent and uncontrollable manner
Synonyms: Rush madly, riot, storm, charge, tear
Examples: Several thousand demonstrators rampaged through the city.


Expulsion

Noun
The action of forcing someone to leave an organisation
Synonyms: Removal, dismissal, rejection, debarment
Example: The United Nations emergency relief coordinator warned that the mass expulsions could lead to a humanitarian crisis.


Solidarity

Noun
Unity or agreement of feeling or action, especially among individuals with a common interest
Synonyms: Unanimity, unity, like mindedness, mutual support, corporation, cohesion
Example: We will ask for solidarity from workers in other countries to support our campaign.


Chink

Noun
A narrow opening, typically one that emits light
Synonyms: Opening, fissure, gap, space, aperture, cleft
Example: The sun was filtering softly through a chink in the curtains
Phrase: A chink in someone's armour = a weak point in someone's character or arguments which make them vulnerable to attack


Complicity

Noun
The condition of being involved with others in an activity that is unlawful or morally wrong
Synonyms: Collusion, involvement, collaboration, abetment
Example: Those three defendants are to face charges of kidnapping and complicity.


Heyday

Noun
The period of a person's or thing's greatest success, popularity, activity
Synonyms: Prime, height, pinnacle, bloom, zenith
Example: The paper has lost millions of readers since its Heyday in 1964.


Retaliation

Noun
The action of returning a military attack; counter attack
Synonyms: Revenge, vengeance, retribution, reprisal, payback
Example: The bombings are believed to be in retaliation for the trial of 15 suspects.


Dubious

Adjective
Hesitating or doubting
Synonyms : Doubtful, uncertain, unsure, hesitant
Example: I was pretty dubious about it when I was a journalist, but now I think it's remarkably ineffectual.


Disenfranchised

Verb
Deprive someone of the right to vote
Synonyms: Sell into slavery, take away someone's human rights, condemn to servitude
Example: The law disenfranchised some 3000 voters on the basis of a residence qualification.


Retribution

Noun
Punishment in selected on someone as Vengeance for a wrongful or criminal act
Synonyms: Punishment, penalty, nemesis, fate, doom
Example: The fear of Retribution may prevent the poor from exercising their informal and even legal rights.


Havoc

Noun
Widespread destruction
Synonyms: Devastation, destruction, desolation, disaster, catastrophe
Example: Heavy rains and raising water are Wrecking Havoc across Europe.
   

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General Awareness for RBI Grade B Officers Phase I Exam

General Awareness for RBI Grade B Officers Phase I Exam

The weightage of general awareness in Phase 1 of RBI grade B officers is, it contains 80 questions for 80 marks. This is the scoring section of the examination. This section comprises questions from current affairs, Indian financial system, banking awareness, economic awareness, general knowledge and miscellaneous questions. Below given are the various practice sets for these categories of question types.

General Awareness for RBI Grade B Officers Phase I Exam

RBI Grade B Officers 2018

Current Affairs

Banking/Economic/Financial Awareness

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Current Affairs