April 21, 2018

April 2018 current affairs for SBI, RBI grade B and Nabard and UPSC exams #12

April 2018 current affairs for SBI PO, RBI grade B, Nabard and UPSC exams

April 2018 current affairs for SBI PO, RBI grade B, Nabard and UPSC exams
Which organisation proposed the concept of public data office providers, to enhance Wi-Fi connectivity, and perhaps look at cutting interest cost by up to 90%?
Telecom regulator TRAI

Where did the Ministry of Tribal Affairs has approved establishment of the first multipurpose Van dhan Vikas Kendra on the pilot basis?
 Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh

What is the major source of livelihood for tribals living in forest areas?
 Minor forest produce

What is the Global accounting practice that lenders are mandated to adapt that may lead to initial credit losses?
 Indian accounting standards -Ind AS

Earlier, The Indian banks were required to comply with international financial reporting standard 9 from -
 April 2018

The Reserve Bank of India has different the adoption of Indian accounting standards by banks, for a period of how many years, due to the unpreparedness of banks to migrate to the new accounting system?
 1 year

What is the one page simplified income tax returns from-1 that the Central Board of Direct taxes released for the assessment year 2018 to 19?
Who has been appointed as the SBI Life insurance companies new MD and CEO?
 Sanjeev Nautiyal

Who is the Indian weightlifter who won the bronze medal in the men's 69 kg category of the Commonwealth games?
 Deepak Lather

On what did the Reserve Bank of India announced a major crackdown even as it unveiled plans to create its own digital currency?

To which methodology did the Reserve Bank of India switched back to offer its growth estimates from the gross value added methodology?
 Gross Domestic Product based measure

The government has started analysing growth estimates using gross value added methodology from January 2015 and has also changed the base year, from January, to -

Which ministry has constituted A committee to frame rules to regulate news portals and media websites?
 Information and broadcasting ministry

At what percent respectively did the Reserve Bank of India on 5th April kept the repo rate and reverse repo rate unchanged?
 6% and 5.75%

Who has been appointed as the next ambassador of India to the Republic of Serbia?
 Subrata Bhattacharjee

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