Friday, June 19, 2015

#IMPORTANT #QUESTIONS #FOR #SBI #PO #EXAM

Ques. : 1 Which of the following telecommunication companies launched free pan India roaming scheme on 15 Jun? This scheme will allow company’s mobile customers across the country to receive incoming calls free of cost.
1) Bharti Airtel 
2) Idea
3) BSNL 
4) Vodafone
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) BSNL
Ques. : 2 The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on 15 Jun elected Mogens Lykketoft as its President for its upcoming 70th session in Sep 2015. He was the sole candidate from the Western European nations and is the speaker of the parliament of
1) Denmark 
2) Poland
3) Germany 
4) Croatia
5) Austria 
Answer:- 1) Denmark
Ques. : 3 Name the present president of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) who visited New Delhi recently.
1) Jim Yong Kim 
2) Takehiko Nakao
3) Lou Jiwei 
4) Haruhiko Kuroda
5) Jin Liqun 
Answer:- 2) Takehiko Nakao
Ques. : 4 Which of the following trains has been named as Yoga Express on the eve of the International Yoga Day on 21 Jun?
1) Haridwar Mail 
2) Kalinga Utkal Express
3) Chennai Express 
4) Bhopal Express
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Haridwar Mail
Ques. : 5 The Indian Basel III framework for bank risk-based capital requirements came into force in
1) Apr 2013 
2) Dec 2013
3) Apr 2014 
4) Sep 2014
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Apr 2013
Ques. : 6 In first of its kind ‘loan against shares’ (LAS) offering, which of the following banks is allowing customers to design their own loans and avail them in 24 hours?
1) ICICI Bank
2) SBI
3) HDFC Bank 
4) Axis Bank
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) HDFC Bank
Ques. : 7 India and Poland set the bilateral trade target of ___________by 2018 after the meeting of Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation in Warsaw.
1) USD 2.5 billion 
2) USD 4 billion
3) USD 5 billion 
4) USD 8 billion
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) USD 5 billion
Ques. : 8 The ADB has decided to increase its lending to India from an average of USD 3 billion annually to _________ in next few years.
1) USD 4 billion 
2) USD 5 billion
3) USD 6 billion 
4) USD 9 billion
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) USD 4 billion
Ques. : 9 What is the full form of NPS, a scheme launched by the PFRDA?
1) National Provided Scheme 
2) National Provisional System
3) National Participatory Scheme 
4) National Pension System
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) National Pension System
Ques. : 10 India’s space agency ISRO will provide satellite-generated information to the railways through space technology. Its indigenous navigational guide system developed on the lines of GPS system of the US is named
1) VARUNA 
2) GAGAN
3) AKASH 
4) EAGLE
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) GAGAN
Ques. : 11 The word “Grexit” was repeatedly seen in the financial newspapers recently. What does the word Grexit mean?
1) Currency of Greece 
2) Greece leaving its currency and joining eurozone
3) Greece exiting the eurozone 
4) Capital city of Greece
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Greece exiting the eurozone
Ques. : 12 Which of the following is the apex bank for all central banks? It complimented the Indian banking authorities for their substantial reforms and alignment with the Basel framework recently.
1) Bank for International Settlements (BIS) 
2) World Bank
3) IMF 
4) Federal Reserve
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Ques. : 13 The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) on 15 Jun deferred decision for the second time on which of the following bank’s proposal for raising foreign investment limit in the bank to 55 per cent?
1) Federal Bank 
2) Axis Bank
3) HDFC Bank 
4) Kotak Mahindra Bank
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Kotak Mahindra Bank
Ques. : 14 The 5/20 rule, which was in news, recently, is associated with which of the following sectors?
1) Pharmaceuticals 
2) Civil Aviation
3) Gold import/export 
4) Automobiles
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Civil Aviation
Ques. : 15 The merchandise exports in May 2015 contracted 20.19 per cent, reaching $22.34 billion. The trade deficit in May also narrowed to
1) $10.40 billion 
2) $11 billion
3) $11.6 billion 
4) $12 billion
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) $10.40 billion
Ques. : 16 Name the bollywood actor who on 16 Jun surrendered to Enforcement Directorate (ED) an amount of about Rs 1.2 cr that he had received from scam-hit Saradha group of companies for being its brand ambassador.
1) Amitabh Bachchan 
2) Mithun Chakraborty
3) Saif Ali Khan 
4) Vidya Balan
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Mithun Chakraborty
Ques. : 17 The govt has decided to infuse capital in public sector banks (PSBs) based on the requirement of individual lenders. What is the amount earmarked for capital infusion in PSBs in 2015-16?
1) Rs 11,200 cr 
2) Rs 7,940 cr
3) Rs 6,990 cr 
4) Rs 5,690 cr
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Rs 7,940 cr
Ques. : 18 The World Blood Donor Day is observed across the world on
1) 14 Jun 
2) 15 Jun
3) 17 Jun 
4) 20 Jun
5) 23 Jun 
Answer:- 1) 14 Jun
Ques. : 19 Which of the following telecommunication vendors has announced to set up 40,000 Wi-Fi hotspots across the country over the next three years through the PPP mode? About Rs 6,000 cr will be required for the project.
1) Reliance Jio 
2) Reliance Communications
3) Barti Airtel 
4) Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd
Ques. : 20 RuPay card payment system would roll out RuPay Credit cards from 2016 which are expected to give Visa and MasterCard a tough competition. The RuPay card is floated by
1) NPCI 
2) IBA
3) SBI 
4) RBI
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) NPCI
Ques. : 21 The GIC Re and 11 other non-life insurers have formed the India Nuclear Insurance Pool. Which of the following is NOT true about the pool?
1) The New India Assurance will issue the policy. 
2) The private insurers like ICICI Lombard, Tata AIG, Reliance and others are part of it.
3) The reinsurance support had come from Nuclear Risk Insurer from London. 
4) This pool will be the first such market pool globally.
5) The pool will cover both operators and suppliers and initially only cold zones (outside reactor areas) are covered. 
Answer:- 4) This pool will be the first such market pool globally.
Ques. : 22 Queen Elizabeth II of the UK presented the inaugural Young Leaders Award to 60 exceptional youths from across the Commonwealth nations recently. Which of the following Indians were among the winners?
1) Devika Malik 
2) Akshay Jadhao
3) Ashwini Angadi 
4) All the above
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) All the above
Ques. : 23 The central govt along with the Tamil Nadu govt launched the Migrant Resource Centre (MRC) in Chennai recently. There are three such MRCs already functioning in
1) Kochi, Gurgaon and Hyderabad 
2) Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad
3) Kolkata, Gurgaon and Mumbai 
4) Bengaluru, Delhi and Kolkata
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Kochi, Gurgaon and Hyderabad
Ques. : 24 Which of the following banks has launched ‘PayZapp’ app with a complete payment solution?
1) ICICI Bank 
2) HDFC Bank
3) Axis Bank 
4) Federal Bank
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) HDFC Bank
Ques. : 25 The 41st G7 summit was held on Jun 7-8 in Schloss Elmau (hotel), Bavaria in which of the following countries?
1) Italy 
2) Canada
3) France 
4) Germany
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Germany
Ques. : 26 ‘Philae wakes up’ was the news in newspapers recently. What is Philae?
1) A vanished river 
2) An active volcano
3) An F1 driver who was in coma 
4) A comet lander rover
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) A comet lander rover
Ques. : 27 Sheila Kaul, who died, recently, was a former
1) Governor of Himachal Pradesh 
2) CM of Delhi
3) Finance Minister of Punjab 
4) Union Environment Minister
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Governor of Himachal Pradesh
Ques. : 28 The wicketkeeper-batsman Matt Prior retired from all forms of cricket on 11 Jun. He played for which of the following teams?
1) Australia 
2) South Africa
3) New Zealand 
4) England
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) England
Ques. : 29 The World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is observed on
1) 12 Jun 
2) 14 Jun
3) 15 Jun 
4) 17 Jun
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) 15 Jun
Ques. : 30 When a smaller company folds into a larger one through exchange of shares or cash, it is termed as
1) diversification 
2) collaboration
3) merger 
4) joint venture
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) merger
Ques. : 31 According to a recent PwC report, India’s top dry-fuel miner Coal India (CIL) has become the ________largest mining company among top 40 global mining firms in terms of market capital.
1) third 
2) fourth
3) fifth 
4) sixth
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) sixth
Ques. : 32 The General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC Re) and 11 other non-life insurers have formed the India Nuclear Insurance Pool. It will have a capacity of
1) Rs 1,000 cr 
2) Rs 1,500 cr
3) Rs 2,000 cr 
4) Rs 2,500 cr
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Rs 1,500 cr
Ques. : 33 In which country, facing an outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), the president cancelled a visit to the US and the governor of the central bank cut interest rates to a record low citing the spread of MERS as a threat to growth recently?
1) Japan 
2) South Korea
3) Vietnam 
4) Cuba
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) South Korea
Ques. : 34 The book ‘Scion of Ikshvaku’ has been authored by
1) Amish Tripathi 
2) Preeti Shenoy
3) Ravinder Singh 
4) Chetan Bhagat
5) Ashwin Sanghi 
Answer:- 1) Amish Tripathi
Ques. : 35 Chiril Gaburuci, who announced his resignation after he was questioned by state prosecutors, recently, was the Prime Minister of
1) Slovakia 
2) Romania
3) Moldova 
4) Hungary
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Moldova
Ques. : 36 Which country has announced to open the New Suez Canal on Aug 6? It earns around $5 bn per year from existing Suez Canal and the new one is supposed to increase the revenues to $15 bn by 2023.
1) Iraq 
2) Israel
3) Jordan 
4) Egypt
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Egypt
Ques. : 37 Hannover Re has decided to offer reinsurance cover for Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY). This world’s third-largest reinsurer is based in
1) France 
2) Spain
3) Sweden 
4) Germany
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Germany
Ques. : 38 Which of the following pairs is the winner of the 2015 French Open?
1) Lucie Hradecka and Marcin Matkowski 
2) Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Mike Bryan
3) Martina Hingis and Leander Paes 
4) Sania Mirza and Bruno Soares
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Mike Bryan
Ques. : 39 Sir Wesley Winfield Hall became 80th cricketer to be inducted in the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame on 12 Jun. He is the 18th cricketer to be inducted from
1) Australia 
2) West Indies
3) England 
4) New Zealand
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) West Indies
Ques. : 40 Dick Costolo resigned as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of which of the following Internet firms?
1) Yahoo 
2) Rediffmail
3) Twitter 
4) LinkedIn
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Twitter
Ques. : 41 Christopher Lee, who died on 7 Jun, was a legendry British
1) actor 
2) sculptor
3) author 
4) sand artist
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) actor
Ques. : 42 Which of the following Indian IT companies are being probed for alleged visa (H1-B) rule violations in the US?
1) Infosys 
2) Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
3) HCL 
4) Tech Mahindra
5) Both 1) and 2) 
Answer:- 5) Both 1) and 2)
Ques. : 43 As announced by the Reserve Bank of India on 11 Jun, which of the following bills (not more than two months old) will be accepted as valid proof of address for opening account with banks?
1) Water bill 
2) Piped gas bill
3) Postpaid mobile bill 
4) All the above
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) All the above
Ques. : 44 Peter Hultqvist, who visited New Delhi, recently, is the present Defence Minister of which of the following countries? He offered to collaborate with India on production of light combat aircraft in the country along with state-of-the-art submarines.
1) France 
2) Germany
3) UK 
4) Sweden
5) Only 2) and 3) 
Answer:- 4) Sweden
Ques. : 45 Adani Ports and SEZ Limited has bagged the project to develop the Rs 6,500-cr Vizhinjam port which is located in
1) Kerala 
2) Goa
3) Gujarat 
4) Tamil Nadu
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Kerala
Ques. : 46 Which of the following firms received a loan-restructuring package from Indian banks, recently, and will have to repay its principal loan by 2030-31 now? The company had a total debt of Rs 16,010 crore as of 2014-15.
1) RGTIL 
2) APSEZ
3) Purti Power 
4) Essel Infraprojects
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) RGTIL
Ques. : 47 Which of the following Indian cities has been declared the ‘happiest city’ in India in an IMRB International study, commissioned by LG Electronics?
1) Ahmedabad 
2) Mumbai
3) Lucknow 
4) New Delhi
5) Chandigarh 
Answer:- 5) Chandigarh
Ques. : 48 The Padma Shri awardee and the creator of world famous Rock Garden, Nek Chand died on 12 Jun. The famous Rock Garden is situated in
1) Begaluru 
2) Jaipur
3) Chandigarh 
4) Bhopal
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Chandigarh
Ques. : 49 The World Day Against Child Labour is observed on
1) 5 Jun 
2) 8 Jun
3) 12 Jun 
4) 14 Jun
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3)12 Jun
Ques. : 50 The book ‘Teaching Plato in Palestine: Philosophy in a Divided World’ is authored by
1) Carlos Fraenkel 
2) Steven D Levitt
3) John Brooks 
4) Michael Lewis
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Carlos Fraenkel
Ques. : 51 Who among the following is the only Indian sportsman (ranked 23rd) in Forbes magazine’s 100 highest-paid athletes in the world list?
1) Sachin Tendulkar 
2) Yuvraj Singh
3) Mahendra Singh Dhoni 
4) Virat Kohli
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Ques. : 52 The Forbes magazine’s 100 highest-paid athletes in the world list is topped by who among the following?
1) Cristiano Ronaldo 
2) Roger Federer
3) Tiger Woods 
4) Floyd Mayweather
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Floyd Mayweather
Ques. : 53 The African leaders on 10 Jun signed a 26-nation free trade pact to create a common market that would span half the continent from Cairo to Cape Town. Name the agreement.
1) Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) 
2) African Free Trade Area (AFTA)
3) Agreed Free Trade Area (AFTA) 
4) Common Free Trade Area (CFTA)
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA)
Ques. : 54 Who among the following has been appointed Director of the Hyderabad-based CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT)?
1) Upinder S Bhalla 
2) D Sivananda Pai
3) Srivari Chandrasekhar 
4) Pradyut Ghosh
5) None of these
Answer:- 3) Srivari Chandrasekhar
Ques. : 55 India’s RBI and Sebi on 11 Jun got the top-most ratings from the global bodies of banking and capital market regulators, the highest score of ‘4’ for all eight parameters. Which of the following is NOT among the other 5 countries which also got the same ratings?
1) Japan 
2) Singapore
3) Brazil 
4) Australia
5) US 
Answer:- 5) US
Ques. : 56 Name India’s first indigenously-built aircraft carrier which was undocked on 10 Jun at Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) in Cochin, Kerala.
1) INS Vishal 
2) INS Viraat
3) INS Vishwash 
4) INS Vikrant
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) INS Vikrant
Ques. : 57 Who among the following was on 10 Jun conferred with the prestigious 14th Sant Namdev National Award- 2015 in Pune, Maharashtra by Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis on behalf of the Sarhad Foundation?
1) Farooq Abdullah 
2) Tarun Gogoi
3) Naveen Patnaik 
4) Parkash Singh Badal
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Parkash Singh Badal
Ques. : 58 Hemant Kanitkar, who died on 10 Jun, was a former Indian
1) footballer 
2) hockey player
3) test cricketer 
4) tennis player
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) test cricketer
Ques. : 59 Which of the following pairs won the men’s doubles title of the 2015 French Open?
1) Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan 
2) Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo
3) Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau 
4) Leander Paes and Daniel Nestor
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo
Ques. : 60 Jun 1 is celebrated as which of the following days annually across the world?
1) World Milk Day 
2) World Environment Day
3) World Ocean Day 
4) International Mountain Day
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) World Milk Day
Ques. : 61 The Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) and the Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC) were sworn in by the President on 10 Jun. The new CIC and the CVC are respectively
1) Vijai Sharma and KV Chowdary 
2) Ajit Seth and Sujatha Singh
3) Shivshankar Menon and Nripendra Misra 
4) Ajit Seth and KV Chowdary
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Vijai Sharma and KV Chowdary
Ques. : 62 The National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) has included three more districts in the National Capital Region (NCR). These three districts are
1) Karnal, Jind and Muzaffarnagar 
2) Yamunanagar, Hanumangarh and Baghpat
3) Panipat, Bharatpur and Sharanpur 
4) Jhajjar, Bulandshahr and Meerut
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Karnal, Jind and Muzaffarnagar
Ques. : 63 Henkel Adhesive Technologies of Germany has announced to invest 30 million euro (Rs 216 cr) to set up India's largest adhesives plant in
1) Sanand 
2) Gwalior
3) Nasik 
4) Pune
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Pune
Ques. : 64 The Parliament of which of the following countries raised serious objection over an agreement between India and China to boost border trade at Qiangla/Lipu-Lekh Pass, recently?
1) Bangladesh 
2) Bhutan
3) Nepal 
4) Pakistan
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Nepal
Ques. : 65 The Road transport minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the much-awaited India’s first automated vehicle testing centre at which of the following places?
1) Hyderabad 
2) Bengaluru
3) Chennai 
4) Nashik
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Nashik
Ques. : 66 According to the IMD, The deep depression over east-central Arabian Sea further intensified into a cyclonic storm. This first tropical storm of the pre-monsoon season in the Indian seas has been named
1) Megh 
2) Ashobaa
3) Nilam 
4) Rashmi
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Ashobaa
Ques. : 67 The Union Cabinet on 10 Jun cleared the signing of a motor vehicles pact with three nations of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) grouping. These three nations are
1) Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal 
2) Bhutan, Pakistan and Nepal
3) Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh 
4) Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh
Ques. : 68 The Cairn India is all set to be merged into which of the following firms, its parent company?
1) RIL 
2) Essel Group
3) Essar Group 
4) Vedanta Ltd
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Vedanta Ltd
Ques. : 69 The govt will provide soft loans of what amount to sugar mills to help them clear part of their Rs 21,000-cr dues to farmers.
1) Rs 5,000 cr 
2) Rs 6,000 cr
3) Rs 8,000 cr 
4) Rs 12,000 cr
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Rs 6,000 cr
Ques. :70 As per the latest Global Economic Prospects (GEP) report of the World Bank, India is set to surpass China and for the first time is leading the WB's growth chart of major economies with an expected growth rate of _________in FY16.
1) 7.1 per cent 
2) 7.5 per cent
3) 7.8 per cent 
4) 8.1 per cent
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) 7.5 per cent
Ques. : 71 Which of the following software exporters of India has launched a product, BaNCS Digital, to cater specifically for American retail banks to help them get more digital?
1) Infosys 
2) TCS
3) Wipro 
4) HCL
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) TCS
Ques. : 72 The Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu flagged off 1500th high horse power (HHP) Diesel Locomotive at Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) in Varanasi. The locomotive is named
1) Gaurav 
2) Garuda
3) Govardhan 
4) Ganesha
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Gaurav
Ques. : 73 Which of the following international banks has announced to cut up to 50,000 jobs from its payroll and slash investment banking in an effort to improve its sluggish performance?
1) Citi Bank 
2) Standard Chartered
3) HSBC 
4) Morgan Stanley
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) HSBC
Ques. : 74 The RBI, under the new scheme 'strategic debt restructuring' (SDR), has given banks freedom to take 51 per cent stake in defaulting firms under certain conditions. Which of the following is NOT one of those conditions?
1) The decision to invoke SDR will be taken within 30 days of recast account review. 
2) 75 per cent of banks by value and 60 per cent by number of banks must approve the proposal.
3) After the conversion, lenders under JLF must collectively hold 51 per cent or more of equity. 
4) Conversion of debt into equity under SDR must be completed within 90 days.
5) None of these 
Answer:- 5) None of these
Ques. : 75 Dasaradhi Rangacharya, who diad on 8 Jun, was a well-known poet and writer of
1) Telugu 
2) Malayalam
3) Kannada 
4) Tamil
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Telugu
Ques. : 76 MK Sharma has been appointed as the non-executive Chairman of which of the following private sector banks in India?
1) HDFC Bank 
2) Axis Bank
3) ICICI Bank 
4) Federal Bank
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) ICICI Bank
Ques. : 77 In the first such cross-border operation, special forces of the army on 9 Jun carried out a strike killing nearly 20 insurgents hiding in which of the following neighbouring countries?
1) Bangladesh 
2) Nepal
3) Bhutan 
4) Myanmar
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Myanmar
Ques. : 78 The World Oceans Day is observed every year on
1) 6 Jun 
2) 8 Jun
3) 11 Jun 
4) 21 Jun
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) 8 Jun
Ques. : 79 Who won the 2015 Canadian Grand Prix F1 championship?
1) Sebastian Vettel 
2) Kimi Raikkonen
3) Valtteri Bottas 
4) Lewis Hamilton
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Lewis Hamilton
Ques. : 80 RC Tayal has been appointed as the new chief of the
1) CRPF 
2) NSG
3) BSF 
4) CISF
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) NSG
Ques. : 81 Worried by the revised monsoon forecast, the Maharashtra govt is considering the use of cloud seeding. Which of the following chemicals is used for cloud seeding?
1) Liquid propane 
2) Potassium iodide
3) Silver Iodide 
4) All the above
5) Only 1) and 2) 
Answer:- 4) All the above
Ques. : 82 R Seshasayee has taken over as the new chairman of which of the following information technology firms?
1) Infosys 
2) Wipro
3) Tech Mahindra 
4) TCS
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Infosys
Ques. : 83 The Essel Group has formed a 50:50 joint venture (JV) with which of the following state govts to set up solar parks which will facilitate an investment of Rs 4,000 cr?
1) Madhya Pradesh 
2) Rajasthan
3) Karnataka 
4) Himachal Pradesh
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Rajasthan
Ques. : 84 Adani Power and Reliance Power have signed separate MoUs with which of the following countries, recently, to set up power utilities of 1,600 Mw and 3,000 Mw respectively there?
1) Sri Lanka 
2) Myanmar
3) Nepal 
4) Bangladesh
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Bangladesh
Ques. : 85 The men’s singles title of the French Open tennis tournament 2015 was won by
1) Novak Djokovic 
2) Stanislas Wawrinka
3) Andy Murray 
4) Rafael Nadal
5) Roger Federer 
Answer:- 2) Stanislas Wawrinka
Ques. : 86 Which of the following pairs won the women’s doubles title of the 2015 French Open tennis tournament?
1) Casey Dellacqua and Yaroslava Shvedova 
2) Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova
3) Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci 
4) Hsieh Su-wei and Peng Shuai
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova
Ques. : 87 Uma Bharti on 5 Jun launched nationwide Jal Kranti Abhiyan (campaign) aimed at consolidating water conservation and management in the country from
1) Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 
2) Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
3) Jaipur, Rajasthan 
4) Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Jaipur, Rajasthan
Ques. : 88 During PM Narendra Modi’s recent visit Bangladesh offered 2 SEZs to Indian companies to be set up in which of the following places?
1) Bheramara and Mongla 
2) Sylhet and Khulna
3) Dhaka and Chittagong 
4) Chittagong and Sylhet
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Bheramara and Mongla
Ques. : 89 The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on 8 Jun allowed banks to acquire _________or more stake in companies defaulting after restructuring of their loans under certain conditions.
1) 26 per cent 
2) 49 per cent
3) 51 per cent 
4) 74 per cent
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) 51 per cent
Ques. : 90 The HDFC, the largest mortgage lender in the country, has announced to raise funds by secured redeemable NCDs and warrants. Here, the term NCD stands for
1) Non-Convertible Debt 
2) Non-Convertible Deductibles
3) Non-Convertible Derivatives 
4) Non-Convertible Debentures
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Non-Convertible Debentures
Ques. : 91 Which of the following states leads in solar power with close to 1.128 MW of install capacity as of 2014-15?
1) Tamil Nadu
2) Maharashtra
3) Madhya Pradesh 
4) Gujarat
5) Rajasthan 
Answer:- 5) Rajasthan
Ques. : 92 The BCCI has announced to appoint who among the following as India Under-19 cricket team coach?
1) VVS Laxman 
2) Sachin Tendulkar
3) Sourav Ganguly 
4) Rahul Dravid
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Rahul Dravid
Ques. : 93 The finance ministry on 6 Jun imposed anti-dumping duty for certain stainless steel products imported from which of the following countries?
1) China 
2) Malaysia
3) South Korea 
4) All the above
5) Only 1) and 2) 
Answer:- 4) All the above
Ques. : 94 The prominent scientist Ameenah Gurib-Fakim was sworn in as president of which of the following countries on 5 Jun, becoming the first women to hold the ceremonial position in the island nation?
1) Mauritius 
2) Maldives
3) Suriname 
4) Jamaica
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Mauritius
Ques. : 95 Which of the following teams won the Champions League football tournament on 06 Jun?
1) Juventus 
2) Barcelona
3) Atletico Madrid 
4) Real Madrid
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Barcelona
Ques. : 96 The central govt is set to save over Rs 10,000 cr in petroleum subsidy due to the successful rollout of the modified direct benefits transfer (DBT) scheme. The DBT scheme for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) is named
1) Pratham 
2) Pahal
3) Prayas 
4) Pahchan
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Pahal
Ques. : 97 The govt is all set to launch AMRUT programme in the month of Jun itself. The AMRUT programme envisages
1) development of 500 cities 
2) nation-wide reduction in pollution level
3) cleaning of river Ganga 
4) implementation of Bharat V emission norms
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) development of 500 cities
Ques. : 98 Serena Williams won the French Open tennis tournament on 6 Jun defeating
1) Victoria Azarenka 
2) Karolína Pliskova
3) Lucie Safarova 
4) Petra Kvitova
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Lucie Safarova
Ques. : 99 Germany's biggest lender Deutsche Bank appointed who among the following as its new CEO on 7 Jun?
1) Paul Achleitner 
2) Juergen Fitschen
3) Anshu Jain 
4) John Cryan
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) John Cryan
Ques. : 100 Who is the present president of Bangladesh? He handed over the Bangladesh Liberation War Honour to PM Narendra Modi on behalf of Atal Bihari Vajpayee at a ceremony in Bangladesh recently.
1) Abdul Hamid 
2) Sayed Ashraful Islam
3) Fakhruddin Ahmed 
4) Hussain Muhammad Ershad
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Abdul Hamid