Current Affairs Q & A September 2015 – Part 9

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Q. President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the National Tourism Awards for 2013-14 at a function held at Vigyan Bhavan New Delhi Which of the following states won the award under category “Most Innovative use of Information technology”?

A. Kerala

B. Gujarat

C. Himachal Pradesh

D. Odisha

Answer: A

Q. Which stats government has launched “M- Shiksha-mobile app for teachers

A. Chhattisgarh

B. Madhya Pradesh

C. Himachal Pradesh

D. Haryana

Answer: B

Q. Which of the following Yojana is launched by the central government which aims to provide basic amenities and for the welfare of areas and people affected by mining related operations?

A. Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Yojana

B. Pradhan Mantri Khadija Kshehetra Kalyan Yojana

C. Pradhan Mantri Atal Kalyan Yojana

D. None of these

Answer: B

Q. The central government has decided to decrease its shares of funding in the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) scheme which aimed at the universalization of elementary education from 65% to what percent?

A. 60%

B. 55%

C. 30%

D. 50%

Answer: D

Q. Which public sector bank has launched MUDRA Card for Micro and Small entrepreneurs to meet their credit requirement?

A. Punjab and Sind Bank

B. Bank of Bard

C. Bank of Maharashtra

D. Union Bank of India

Answer: C

Q. Which bank is launching services on October 1st, 2015 with motto “hatke bank” which will be a move be a move of not having its own ATMs and making transactions at rivals ATMs free for customers?

A. Banana Bank

B. IDFC Bank

C. IDBI Bank

D. None of these

Answer: B

Q. To bring in more flexibility for the banks in case of bad loans, the Reserve Bank of India has allowed the banks to convert the status of their “stressed “ loans to a company into “ standard” ones if

A. if the loan amount is not paid within 1 and a half years.

B. that company is actually not in a condition to provide the loan for next 3 years

C. that company is sold to a new major stakeholder

D. None of these

Answer: C

Q. Royal Bank of Scotland has signed an agreement to transfer its India’s private banking business to

A. TAFCON

B. Sanctum Wealth Management

C. Pegasus Events

D. Percept Limited

Answer: B

Q. Who is going to become the BCCI president after former BCCI president Jag Mohan Dalia passed away?

A. Shared Pawar

B. Shashank Manohar

C. Anurag Thakur

D. None of these

Answer: C