Current Affairs Quiz 29-March-2017 Questions and Answers

  • 1. Which bank has launched Unnati Credit Card to spread inclusion?
   A.) SBI
   B.) ICICI
   C.) HDFC
   D.) AXIS

Answer: Option 'A'


  • 2. The allocation for rural agri and allied sector in 2017-18 is record Rs. _________ crore.
   A.) 1,82,123
   B.) 1,81,223
   C.) 1,83,213
   D.) 1,83,128

Answer: Option 'A'


  • 3. What will be the new holding period for long-term capital gains for immobile assets as per the Union Budget 2017?
   A.) 1 year
   B.) 2 years
   C.) 3 years
   D.) 4 years

Answer: Option 'B'

2 years

  • 4. The government has sold two per cent stake in ITC to ______________ and earned Rs 6,690 crore (around $1 billion) as part of its divestment plan for 2016-17.
   A.) NIACL
   B.) LIC
   C.) GIC
   D.) BALI

Answer: Option 'B'


  • 5. Which bank has collaborated with fintech startup IndiaLends to enable first-time borrowers who do not have a credit history to take loans?
   A.) HDFC Bank
   B.) ICICI Bank
   C.) IDFC Bank
   D.) karur vysya bank

Answer: Option 'C'


  • 6. Name the person, who has won the women’s singles titles in the 81st Senior National Badminton Championships tournament in Patna, Bihar?
   A.) Rituparna Das
   B.) Tanvi Lad
   C.) Cheung Ngan Yi
   D.) N. Sikki Reddy

Answer: Option 'A'

Rituparna Das

  • 7. RBI governor Urjit Patel led Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has kept the key repo rate unchanged at _____________ in the first monetary policy review of 2017 and after Budget 2017. 
   A.) 5.25%
   B.) 6.25%
   C.) 7.35%
   D.) 6.75%

Answer: Option 'B'


  • 8. Which Bank has partnered with leading online data and information portal Commodity Online for the distribution of loans against warehouse receipts and collateral management services across the country.
   A.) Bank of Baroda
   B.) Federal Bank
   C.) Indian Bank
   D.) Axis Bank

Answer: Option 'B'

Federal Bank