Current Affairs Questions 2017 for IBPS, SBI, Railway, SSC Exams

If you are preparing for SBI, IBPS, RRB, UPSC, SSC & other Competitive Exams and want to get strong catching on General Knowledge Current Affairs, then don’t forget to study of these questions on General Knowledge given below.

1. Which Indian cricketer has broken the Sachin Tendulkar's record recently?
(A) Amit Mishra (B) Yuvraj Singh (C) MS Dhoni (D) Virat Kohli (Ans : D)

2. Who is selected as the brand ambassador of the Indian Indoor Cricket Team?
(A) VVS Laxman (B) Sandeep Patil (C) Sourav Ganguly (D) Sachin Tendulkar (Ans : B)

3. Who has been sworn-in as the new Chief Justice of Nepal?
(A) Kalyan Shrestha (B) Gopal Prasad Parajuli (C) Hari Prasad Pradhan (D) Bhanubhakta Dhakal (Ans : B)

4. Who has been appointed as the first female President of the Supreme Court (SC) in United Kingdom (UK)?
(A) Mary Wortley Montagu (B) Nell Gwyn (C) Brenda Marjorie Hale (D) Jane Austen (Ans : C)

5. Which union minister has chaired the first-ever meeting of the newly constituted Islands Development Agency (IDA)?
(A) Narendra Modi (B) Nirmala Sitharaman (C) Rajnath Singh (D) Arun Jaitley (Ans : C)

6. Which State made Free GST facilitation centres?
(A) Kerala (B) Assam (C) Punjab (D) Goa (Ans : D)

7. Which Indian city has been declared as India's first World Heritage City?
(A) Amritsar (B) Ahmedabad (C) Rishikesh (D) Haridwar (Ans : B)

8. Mukesh Kumar Jain is the managing director and chief executive officer of
(A) Luxmi Vilas Bank (B) Dena Bank (C) Yes Bank (D) Oriental Bank of Commerce (Ans : D)

9. Who is nominated as the National Democratic Alliance party Vice President candidate?
(A) Shri Arun Jaitley (B) Shri Venkaiah Naidu (C) Shri Naveen Patnaik (D) Shri Rajesh sharma (Ans : B)

10. Which state will be the focus state at the 2017 World Food India (WFI)?
(A) Kerala (B) Assam (C) Mizoram (D) West Bengal (Ans : D)

11.  Which firm appointed as the Ajay Kanwal as Chief Executive officer?
(A) EQSIS Financial Services (B) Honda Financial Services
(C) Blend Financial Services (D) Janalakshmi Financial Services (Ans : D)

12. Who has become the first female Chief Executive of Hong Kong?
(A) Woo Kwok Tsang (B) Lili Voga (C) Carrie Lam (D) Chang Yuet-ngor (Ans : C)

13. Which country to host 2017 World Petroleum Congress (WPC) International Conference?
(A) India (B) China (C) Brazil (D) Turkey (Ans : D)

14. This company won the Golden Peacock Award for Environment Management.
(A) Larsen & Toubro Ltd (B) Britannia (C) Danfoss India (D) Havells India Limited (Ans : C)

15. Which company plans to invest USD 1 billion in the United States for the next five years?
(A) Hindustan Unilever Limited (B) Tata Motors (C) Infosys (D) Mahindra Group (Ans : D)

16. What is the name of the satellite which is the third brightest object in the world?
(A) Mayak (B) Brahmos - II (C) Agni - III (D) Cartosat (Ans : A)

17. Who became the first ever Swimmer to win three gold medals in one night at worlds Championship?
(A) Mark Spitz (B) Matt Biondi (C) Michael Phelps (D) Caeleb Dressel (Ans : D)

18. Which country conducted a successful Intercontinental Ballistic Missile test?
(A) South Africa (B) North America (C) Canada (D) North Korea (Ans : D)

19. Who is re-elected as President of the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI)?
(A) Suresh Yadav (B) Prakash Singh (C) Raj Nair (D) Raninder Singh (Ans : D)

20. Who won the 2017 Formula One British Grand Prix tournament?
(A) Lewis Hamilton (B) Max Emilian Verstappen (C) Kimi Raikkonen (D) Daniel Ricciardo (Ans : A)

21. Which two countries signed a MoU on military cooperation recently?
(A) Israel and Iran (B) Iraq and India (C) Iran and Iraq (D) India and Israel (Ans : C)

22. In which country 2017 BRICS Youth Forum held to discuss youth development in the BRICS member-nations?
(A) Japan (B) China (C) Italy (D) Singapore (Ans : B)

23. Which missile was testfired by the India successfully?
(A) Quick reaction surface-to-air short range missile (QR-SAM).
(B) AGNI - VI (C) PSLV C 37 (D) Prithvi II (Ans : A)

24. Who has become the first woman cricketer to score 6000 runs in women's ODI cricket?
(A) Vellaswamy Vanitha (B) Jhulan Goswami (C) Mithali Raj (D) Thirush Kamini (Ans : C)

25. Which state has became the first state to have eco-friendly bridges for movement of tigers?
(A) Karnataka (B) Telangana (C) Kerala (D) Nagaland (Ans : B)

26. Who of the following is appointed as a Chief Operating Officer of Walmart India?
(A) Ashwin Mittal (B) David Cheesewright (C) Devendra Chawla (D) Murali Lanka (Ans : C)

27.  What is the name of World's Smallest spacecraft launched by the Indian Rocket?
(A) Aryabhatta (B) Bhaskara II (C) Sprites (D) INSAT - 1 A (Ans : C)

28. Which state signs MoU with the Union Government for setting an All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Hospital?
(A) Punjab (B) Uttar Pradesh (C) Rajasthan (D) Bihar (Ans : B)

29. Who is appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Governors at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur?
(A) Sanjiv Goenka (B) Suresh Gupta (C) Rajesh Srinivasa (D) Nithish Vaidhya (Ans : A)

30. The 1817 Paika rebellion was held in which Indian state?
(A) Uttar Pradesh (B) Odisha (C) Assam (D) Kerala (Ans : B)
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Current Affairs 2017 Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams

If you are preparing for UPSC, Bank, Railway, SSC etc. exams and want to get strong catching on General Knowledge Current Affairs, then don’t forget to study of these questions on General Knowledge given below.

1. Which CM launched RuPay Kisan Credit cards recently?
(A) Punjab (B) Odisha (C) Madhya Pradesh (D) Gujarat (Ans : B)

2. Which of the following state finally joins Goods and Services Tax (GST) recently?
(A) Haryana (B) Punjab (C) Telangana (D) Jammu and Kashmir (Ans : D)

3. Which IT company appoints Aarthi Subramanian as the group's Chief Digital Officer?
(A) MphasiS-Ltd (B) Infosys (C) Wipro (D) TCS (Ans : D)

4. Which state approved revised policy of scheme to improve girl child ratio?
(A) Gujarat (B) Maharashtra (C) Uttar Pradesh (D) Haryana (Ans : B)

5. How many medals did India bagged in World Para Athletics Championship?
(A) Three (B) Five (C) Six (D) Seven (Ans : B)

6. Who has been appointed as the Attorney General of India?
(A) Mukul Rohatgi (B) Milon K. Banerji (C) KK Venugopal (D) Ashok Desai (Ans : C)

7. Which Indian athlete was the flag bearer for the Indian contingent in the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship (AAC)-2017?
(A) Jitu Rai (B) Tintu Luka (C) Srabani Nanda (D) Dipa Karmakar (Ans : B)

8. 36th foundation day of NABARD is inagurated by?
(A) Shri Rajesh Krishna (B) Shri Arun Jaitley (C) Shri Ramesh Krishna (D) Shri Suresh Yadav (Ans : B)

9. Who is appointed as the Chief Minister of Nagaland by Governor ?
(A) S.C.Jamir (B) K.L.Chishi (C) P.L.Shila Pao (D) T R Zeliang (Ans : D)

10. This state launches free power connection scheme for BPL families.
(A) Orissa (B) West Bengal (C) Kerala (D) Uttar Pradesh (Ans : D)

11. This company's CEO overtook Microsoft Bill Gates and become world's richest recently.
(A) Walmart (B) Google (C) Amazon (D) Bloomberg (Ans : C)

12. Who of the following has been awarded the 2017 USIBC Global Leadership Awards?
(A) Adi Godrej (B) Azim Premji (C) Mukesh Ambani (D) Aditya Birla (Ans : A)

13. Which country's snooker has won the 2017 Asian Team Snooker Championship?
(A) Japan (B) China (C) India (D) Malaysia (Ans : C)

14. What is name of the star which is being discover as Smallest Star known in the Universe?
(A) Kepler 48 B (B) KOI - 78545 (C) KOI -869B (D) EBLM J0555-57Ab (Ans : D)

15. Who is named as the IIFA Woman Of The Year 2017?
(A) Anushka Sharma (B) Taapsee Pannu (C) Alia Bhatt (D) Sonam Kapoor (Ans : B)

16. Name the renowned former scientist and chairman of ISRO who passed away recently.
(A) Udupi Ramachandra Rao (B) Umesh Singh (C) Madan Kumar Rao (D) Shekhar Chandra Sen (Ans : A)

17. Which of the following become 'green' Metro system in the world for adhering to green building norms?
(A) Mumbai (B) Lucknow (C) Chennai (D) Delhi (Ans : D)

18. Rajkiran Rai G has been appointed as new Managing Director & CEO of which of the following bank?
(A) Union Bank of India (B) Canara Bank (C) Syndicate Bank (D) Central Bank of India (Ans : A)

19. Saima Wazed Hossain appointed as WHO South Asia goodwill ambassador for
(A) Autism (B) Hepatitis (C) Leprosy Elimination (D) Cancer Control (Ans : A)

20. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer of Twitter?
(A) Ned Segal (B) Martha Lane Fox (C) Bret Taylor (D) Bruce Falck (Ans : A)

21. Who is selected as the next President of India?
(A) Ram Nath Kovind (B) Suresh Kumar (C) Rajesh kumar (D) Meira kumar (Ans : A)

22. Which country won the FIBA Asia Women's Cup Basketball?
(A) Sri Lanka (B) Uzbekistan (C) India (D) Singapore (Ans : C)

23. Which state approved setting up of the maiden Law Commission in the state?
(A) Punjab (B) Gujarat (C) Himachal Pradesh (D) Jammu & Kashmir (Ans : D)

24. Who will take charge as Director General of ITBP?
(A) Shri R K Pachnanda (B) Shri Suresh Krishnan
(C) Shri Ramesh Vijayan (D) Shri Rajesh Vaidhya (Ans : A)

25. For which bank Kewal Handa was appointed as a non-executive chairman?
(A) Union Bank of India. (B) IDBI Bank (C) Punjab National Bank (D) Central Bank of India (Ans : A)

26. Who is the newly elected President of Mongolia?
(A) Sainkhuugiin Ganbaatar (B) Miyeegombyn Enkhbold
(C) Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj (D) Khaltmaagiin Battulga (Ans : D)

27. How many solar panels are fitted in the trailer coaches of the India's first solar-powered DEMU train?
(A) 10 (B) 18 (C) 16 (D) 13 (Ans : C)

28. This country will hosts the World's Largest Conference on Cyber Space at the end of this year.
(A) South Korea (B) England (C) India (D) Netherland (Ans : C)

29. Which country launched successfully satellite-carrying rocket?
(A) Iran (B) India (C) USA (D) Australia (Ans : A)

30. Who of the following is appointed as the brand ambassador of Signature Global?
(A) Kajol (B) Kangana Ranaut (C) Alia Bhatt (D) Vidya Balan (Ans : D)
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List of Top 100 Universities in India : Rankings 2017

India Rankings 2017 : Complete list of Top 100 Universities in India–

Rank 1. Indian Institute of Science Bangalore (Bengaluru, Karnataka)
Rank 2. Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi, Delhi)
Rank 3. Banaras Hindu University (Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh)
Rank 4. Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (Bengaluru, Karnataka)
Rank 5. Jadavpur University (Kolkata, West Bengal)
Rank 6. Anna University (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 7. University of Hyderabad (Hyderabad, Telangana)
Rank 8. University of Delhi (Delhi, Delhi)
Rank 9. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 10. Savitribai Phule Pune University (Pune, Maharashtra)
Rank 11. Aligarh Muslim University (Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh)
Rank 12. Jamia Millia Islamia (New Delhi, Delhi)
Rank 13. Birla Institute of Technology & Science -Pilani (Pilani, Rajasthan)
Rank 14. Vellore Institute of Technology (Vellore, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 15. Indian Agricultural Research Institute (New Delhi, Delhi)
Rank 16. Calcutta University (Kolkata, West Bengal)
Rank 17. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 18. Manipal Academy of Higher Education-Manipal (Manipal, Karnataka)
Rank 19. Visva Bharati (Kolkata, West Bengal)
Rank 20. Siksha`O` Anusandhan University (Bhubaneswar, Odisha)
Rank 21. Homi Bhabha National Institute (Mumbai, Maharashtra)
Rank 21. Bharath Institute of Higher Education & Research (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 23. Osmania University (Hyderabad, Telangana)
Rank 24. Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana (Ludhiana, Punjab)
Rank 25. Institute of Chemical Technology (Mumbai, Maharashtra)
Rank 26. Jamia Hamdard (New Delhi, Delhi)
Rank 27. Gauhati University (Guwahati, Assam)
Rank 28. Bharathiar University (Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 29. Kerala University (Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala)
Rank 30. Tezpur University (Tezpur, Assam)
Rank 31. TATA Institute of Social Sciences (Mumbai, Maharashtra)
Rank 32. Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy (SASTRA) (Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 33. Panjab University (Chandigarh, Chandigarh)
Rank 34. S.R.M Institute of Science and Technology (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 35. Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala)
Rank 36. Mysore University (Mysore, Karnataka)
Rank 37. Pondicherry University (Puducherry, Pondicherry)
Rank 38. Tamil Nadu Veterinary & Animal Sciences University (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 39. Sri Ramachandra University (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 40. Anand Agricultural University (Anand, Gujarat)
Rank 41. University of Madras (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 42. Sri Venkateswara University (Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh)
Rank 43. Andhra University (Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh)
Rank 44. Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 45. Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University (Mysore, Karnataka)
Rank 46. Thapar University (Patiala, Punjab)
Rank 47. Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth Pune (Pune, Maharashtra)
Rank 48. North Eastern Hill University (Shillong, Meghalaya)
Rank 49. Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (Bhubaneswar, Odisha)
Rank 50. Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University (Ludhiana, Punjab)
Rank 51. Dr. Y.S.Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry (Solan, Himachal Pradesh)
Rank 52. AMITY University (Gautam Budh Nagar, Uttar Pradesh)
Rank 53. Banasthali Vidyapith (Banasthali, Rajasthan)
Rank 54. Bharati Vidyapeeth (Pune, Maharashtra)
Rank 55. Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 56. Annamalai University (Annamalainagar, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 57. Calicut University (Calicut, Kerala)
Rank 58. Mizoram University (Aizwal, Mizoram)
Rank 59. Kurukshetra University (Kurushetra, Haryana)
Rank 60. Shiv Nadar University (Chithera, Uttar Pradesh)
Rank 61. Symbiosis International University (Pune, Maharashtra)
Rank 62. KLE Academy of Higher Education and Research (Belagavi, Karnataka)
Rank 63. University of Jammu (Jammu Tawi, Jammu And Kashmir)
Rank 64. Goa University-Goa (Goa, Goa)
Rank 65. Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr.Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 66. Kalyani University (Kalyani, West Bengal)
Rank 67. Mahatma Gandhi Unversity (Kottayam, Kerala)
Rank 68. Rajasthan University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (Bikaner, Rajasthan)
Rank 69. Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning (Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh)
Rank 70. Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 71. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences-Coimbatore (Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 72. Dayalbagh Educational Institute (Agra, Uttar Pradesh)
Rank 73. University of Kashmir (Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir)
Rank 74. Dibrugarh University (Dibrugarh, Assam)
Rank 75. Nirma University (Ahmedabad, Gujarat)
Rank 76. Rajiv Gandhi University (Rono Hills, Arunachal Pradesh)
Rank 77. Madurai Kamraj University (Madurai, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 78. Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University (Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh)
Rank 79. Rajasthan University (Jaipur, Rajasthan)
Rank 80. Guru Nanak Dev University (Amritsar, Punjab)
Rank 81. Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (Noida, Uttar Pradesh)
Rank 82. Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (Dwarka, Delhi)
Rank 83. Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth Mahatma Gandhi Medical College Campus (Puducherry, Pondicherry)
Rank 83. NITTE University (Mangalore, Karnataka)
Rank 85. Periyar University (Salem, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 86. Cochin University of Science and Technology (Cochin, Kerala)
Rank 87. Vidyasagar University (Midnapore, West Bengal)
Rank 88. Bharathidasan University (Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 89. Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) (Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh)
Rank 90. Karpagam Academy of Higher Education (Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 91. The Gandhigram Rural Institute - Deemed University (Gandhigram, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 92. Assam University-Silchar (Silchar, Assam)
Rank 93. Jaypee University of Information Technology-Solan (Solan, Himachal Pradesh)
Rank 94. PES University (Bengaluru, Karnataka)
Rank 95. University of Allahabad (Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh)
Rank 96. Sri Krishnadevaraya University (Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh)
Rank 97. Alagappa University (Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu)
Rank 98. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies -Mumbai (Mumbai, Maharashtra)
Rank 99. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh)
Rank 100. B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science and Technology (Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
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Arunachal Pradesh General Knowledge(GK) Questions and Answers 2017

1. Which is the capital of Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) Pasighat (B) Itanagar
(C) Deomali (D) Tezpur
Ans : (B)

2. Which is the highest point in Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) Dhavalagiri (B) Godwin Austin
(C) Namcha Barwa (D) Kangto
Ans : (D)
3. Total number of Districts in Arunachal Pradesh–
(A) 12 (B) 14
(C) 16 (D) 17
Ans : (C)
4. Which one is recognised as the State Animal of Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) Methun (B) Snow leopard
(C) Wild Deer (D) Boat
Ans : (A)
5. Which one is the highest Peak in Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) Sela Pass (B) Tawang
(C) Kangte (D) Myodia
Ans : (C)
6. Who was the first Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) Gegong Apang (B) Prem Khandu Thungan
(C) Mukut Mithi (D) Dorjee Khandu
Ans : (B)
7. Which one is the largest district in Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) Kurung Kumey (B) Upper Dibang Valley
(C) West Kameng (D) Upper Siang
Ans : (B)
8. Which of the following rivers flows through Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) Brahmaputra (B) Indus
(C) Ganges (D) Cauvery
Ans : (A)
9. Which country is to the west of Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) Bhutan (B) Siam
(C) Burma (D) Laos
Ans : (A)
10. When was Arunachal Pradesh separated from Assam?
(A) 2000 (B) 1972
(C) 1956 (D) 1948
Ans : (B)
11. What is the area of Arunachal Pradesh?
(A) 28,974 sq. mi. (B) 32,333 sq. mi.
(C) 56,123 sq. mi. (D) 44,896 sq. mi.
Ans : (B)

12. Which country refers to Arunachal Pradesh as South Tibet?
(A) Australia (B) Indonesia
(C) Philippines (D) China
Ans : (D)

13. In which city the largest monastery of India is located–
(A) Itanagar (B) Bomdila
(C) Pasighat (D) Tawang
Ans : (D)

14. Tapi Mra climbed the Mount Everest in the Year–
(A) 2005 (B) 2007
(C) 2009 (D) 2012
Ans : (C)
15. How was Arunachal Pradesh formerly known?
(A) PEPSU (B) Coorg
(C) North East Frontier Agency (D) North West Frontier Province
Ans : (C)
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