Current General Awareness-17

Current Affairs IBPS Clerks,SBI PO mains,Railways,RRB,UPSC,NDA,SSC

RBI has reconstituted Oversight Committee (OC) to deal with rising bad loans. Who is the Chairman of this Committee?

(A) Pradeep Kumar
(B) Janaki Ballabh
(C) MEN Rao
(D) S. Raman
(E) None of these

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) is a European Union financial regulatory institution. It is located in:

(A) Brussels
(B) Paris
(C) Strasburg
(D) Vienna
(E) Rome

Central Scientific Instruments Organization (CSIO) is situated in which of the following cities?

(A) Lucknow
(B) New Delhi
(C) Chandigarh
(D) Faridabad
(E) Jaipur

Asian Development Bank (ADB) and which of the following public sector banks have signed a $100 million loan that will finance large solar rooftop systems on industrial and .commercial buildings throughout India on May 30, 2017?

(A) Andhra Bank
(B) Bank of Baroda
(C) Oriental Bank of Commerce
(D) Punjab National Bank
(E) State Bank of India

World Refugee Day is held every year on:

(A) May 20
(B) June 20
(C) July 20
(D) August 20
(E) None of these

Reenat Sandhu has been appointed as the Ambassador of India to which of the following counties in june 2017?

(A) Slovenia
(B) Denmark
(C) Italy
(D) Portugal
(E) Slovakia

With a population density of 44,500 people per square kilometer, which is the most crowded city on the planet?

(A) Dhaka
(B) Medellin
(C) Manila
(D) Casablanca
(E) Lagos

Two Indian cities have been named among the world’s most crowded, as per World Economic Forum (WEF). One is Mumbai and the other city is:

(A) Surat
(B) New Delhi
(C) Hyderabad
(D) Kota
(E) Kolkata

Kibera is the biggest slum in Africa. In which country is it situated? (Kibera houses about 2, 50,000 people)

(A) Somalia
(B) Rwanda
(C) Kenya
(D) Zimbabwe
(E) Nigeria

Who is the author of the book “Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister”?

(A) Jairam Ramesh
(B) Shekhar Gupta
(C) Sagarika Ghose
(D) Rajdeep Sardesai
(E) Prannoy Roy