Hello Aspirants. Welcome to Online Current Affairs june 2015 Quiz in AffairsCloud.com. Here we are creating quiz covering important event in Current Affairs, which is common for all the bank exams and other competitive exams. We have included Some GK questions that are repeatedly asked in many bank exams.
1.Mumbai, the financial capital of the country, held its position as the most expensive city in India and is ranked above Dallas, Frankfurt and Vancouver.At what positon, New delhi is in the list of World’s most expensive cities ?
2.India has decided to offer its expertise to ________________________ in development of its potentially rich natural gas sector and decided to extend e-tourist visa to people of the African nation even as the two countries signed eight MoUs to expand engagements in diverse areas.
3.During recent account statement, Money held by Indians in Swiss banks fell by over _______ last year to 1.8 billion Swiss franc (Rs 12,615 crore), amid an enhanced clampdown against the famed secrecy wall of Switzerland’s banking system by Indian and other governments.
4.Britain’s longest-serving Indian-origin MP Keith Vaz, has been re-elected as Chairman of Home Affairs Select Committee (HASC) in House of Commons of UK Parliament. He was re-elected as Chairman of HASC for ______________ by receiving 412 votes compared to 192 votes secured by his opponent Labour Party MP Fiona MacTaggart.
5.China and Australia signed the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) at Canberra in Australia. The agreement was signed by China’s Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng and Australia’s Trade Minister Andrew Robb. The CHAFTA will ensure __________________ of all exports of Australia to China tariff-free that will rise to 93 percent by 2019.
a. 65 percent
b. 70 percent
c. 75 percent
d. 85 percent
6.Country’s largest lender State Bank of India today said it has launched SBI eforex, an Internet- based platform that enables customers_________________________________
a.to secretly monitor the country’s foreign reserved assets.
b.to open bank accounts in foreign banks
c.to book their foreign exchange transactions online.
d.to buy shares in foreign market.
7._________________ has made the world’s first electric passenger aircraft that could be used in pilot training, tourism, meteorology and rescue operations .Its name is BX1E.The BX1E has a 14.5-meter wingspan and a maximum payload of 230 kgs. It can fly at an altitude of 3,000 meters.
8.Indian shuttler HS Prannoy grabbed his career-best world number _______ spot after improving a place in the latest men’s singles ranking, announced by BWF. Indonesian Masters winner Prannoy is now the third best-placed Indian after K Srikanth (World No. 3) and Parupalli Kashyap (World No.10).
9.Union Government has launched NOWCAST weather alert system and Crop Insurance web portal for the benefit of farmers. The new initiatives were launched by Union Agriculture Minister ______________________________ in New Delhi.NOWCAST weather alert system will provide free SMS service alerts on extreme weather conditions over their mobiles.
c.Radha Mohan Singh
10.According to the government study, the largest number of NGOs are registered in ______________________ (4.8 lakh).
11.______________________________ is a new category created by the home ministry to ascertain whether NGOs are using funds specifically for issues such as human rights, democratic rights, natural resources and religious discrimination.
a.Civil Rights and Duties
b.Civil rights advocacy
c.Direct Benefit advocacy
d.Right to ascertain
12.SAARC Satellite is a proposed communication-cum-meteorology satellite by Indian Space Research Organisation(ISRO) for the SAARC region.SAARC region has got a fairly long coastline __________________________ and real time scientific data are the need of the hour for preventing natural disasters.