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General Awareness Questions asked in 2018 Competitive Exams

General Awareness Questions asked in 2018 Competitive Exams are listed below. It covers IBPS PO, SEBI Grade A, Indian Bank PGDBF PO, LIC HFL, NIACL  Assistant, RRB Assistant, RRB PO, SBI Clerk, SBI PO, RBI Grade B and BOB PGDBF PO.

SBI PO 2018

  1. First CFO of Reserve Bank of India – Sudha Balakrishnan – Covered in AC
  2. The winner of Kabaddi Masters Dubai 2018 champion – India- Covered in AC
  3. Amangarh Tiger Reserve – Uttar Pradesh
  4. Total Fund allocated for’Operation Green’ – Rs 500 crore- Covered in AC
  5. Tri Military Exercise held between India and – Russia- Covered in AC
  6. Andres Iniesta (Football Player) belongs to – Spain
  7. The government has identified ___ Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) for listing on stock exchanges in line with the Union Budget 2018-19. – 4
  8. Which of the following country remains the top export destination for India – US
  9. AU Small Finance Bank will raise Rs. 1000 crore from Temasek, a global investment company headquartered in Singapore. Covered in AC
  10. Artist Anjolie Ela Menon conferred the Kalidas Award-  Covered in AC
  11. NSFR – Net Stable Funding Ratio
  12. Numaligarh Refinery Limited Public Sector oil Company – Assam
  13. RBI releases limited edition coins to mark 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji- Covered in AC
  14. Yono app – SBICovered in AC
  15. Asteroid Day – June – 30Covered in AC
  16. A payment bank cannot accept NRI deposits
  17. 75% of Small Finance Bank’s net credits should be in priority sector lending.- Covered in AC
  18. Bengaluru to get India’s first e-waste plant- Covered in AC
  19. ICICI Bank Launches ‘Social Pay’ for Non-Resident Indians (NRIs)- Covered in AC Paid Banking PDF in April
  20. NITI Aayog to organise India’s First Global Mobility Summit.- Covered in AC
  21. Jayant Ganpat Nadkarni – 14th Chief of the Naval StaffCovered in AC
  22. National Digital Communications Policy 2018 – 100 billion $
  23. Ravindra Dholakia committee: Government forms panel to upgrade norms for state, district level economic data collection- Covered in AC
  24. The RRBs to maintain the minimum prescribed Capital to Risk Weighted Assets Ratio (CRAR) of 9 percent.Covered in AC
  25. Commerce and Industry Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman has launched the TIES recently. What is the meaning of “E” in TIES?- Covered in AC
  26. Atal Pension Yojana (APY) was launched in May 2015 and current number of subscriber stands at 1.10 croreCovered in AC
  27. As per the UNCTAD, the foreign inflows to India decreased from USD 44 billion in 2016 to USD 40 billion in 2017.- Covered in AC
  28. The new 50Rs denomination has motif of Hampi with Chariot on the reverse, depicting the country’s cultural heritage.- Covered in AC
  29. IBC had strictly mandated that within 180 days (90 days as extension from the NCLT) the resolution process of an insolvent company had to be completed.- Covered in AC
  30. India grants license to Bank of China to operate in Mumbai.- Covered in AC
  31. Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY)—the Centre’s free certification programme for organic farmers.
  32. RBL Bank buys 100% stake in Swadhaar FinServeCovered in AC
  33. Project Sashakt, the five-pronged strategy to deal with non-performing assets (NPAs).– Covered in AC Banking Paid PDF in July
  34. Behdienkhlam festival is celebrated in the month of July for good health, property and bumper harvest in which state?- Covered in AC
  35. For setting up of a dedicated micro irrigation fund (MIF) under the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard)? 5000 crore- Covered in AC

IBPS PO 2018

  1. Who has been named as ‘British Indian of the Year’ – Ishwar Sharma- Covered in AC
  2. Kharchi Puja is a Hindu festival of which state – Tripura
  3. The app launched by BSNL recently –  Wings-Covered in AC
  4. Which airport becomes world Busiest single runway airport – Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport-Covered in AC
  5. Which state’s high court grants legal entity to animals – Uttarakhand-Covered in AC
  6. Which Bank has launched its Multi Option Payment Acceptance Device (MOPAD) for digital payments – SBI-Covered in AC
  7. The head of the Public Registry Committee – YM Deosthalee-Covered in AC Paid Banking PDF in June
  8. India’s first government-run e-waste recycling plant opened in which city – Bengaluru-Covered in AC
  9. The headquarters of Karur Vysya Bank – Karur, Tamilnadu
  10. The Union Cabinet rename the Agartala airport (Tripura) as – Maharaja Bir Bikram Manikya Kishore-Covered in AC
  11. Sulabh Jal Scheme has been launched in which state – Darbhanga, Bihar-Covered in AC
  12. Which state has bagged the top position under the Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritav Abhiyan (PMSMA) – Himachal Pradesh-Covered in AC
  13. Nelson Mandela International Day has been celebrated to action against – Poverty-Covered in AC
  14. The allocation on Digital India Project under budget 2018-19 – Rs. 3073 crore-Covered in AC
  15. The tenth edition of the Defence Expo was held in – Chennai-Covered in AC
  16. Which state has launched ‘One Person One Car’ policy – West Bengal-Covered in AC
  17. RBI’s New Rules To Push Another Rs 1.5 Lakh Crore Loans Into Insolvency, Says Credit Suisse.
  18. What is the valid period of the ‘Electoral bond’ scheme – 15 days-Covered in AC
  19. Which bank has been ranked as the best PSU bank in the overall digital transaction’s category in India? Punjab National Bank-Covered in AC
  20. Train 18, India’s first indigenously built engine-less train is built and designed by Integral Coach Factory (ICF), Chennai-Covered in AC
  21. Which state launches “I am not afraid of English” initiative – Haryana-Covered in AC
  22. Govt will soon notify which technology to check vehicle thefts – MicroDot technology-Covered in AC
  23. Which ministry ‘Swach Bharat Mission – Gramin” launched – Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS)-Covered in AC
  24. The environment ministry re-introduces a scheme ‘Medini Puraskar Yojna’ which aims at promoting original writing of books in which language – Hindi-Covered in AC
  25. Which Indian naval ship becomes first-ever warship to enter port of Sabang in Indonesia? INS Sumitra-Covered in AC
  26. Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launche which initiative to promote Compressed Bio-Gas as an alternative, green transport fuel? SATAT-Covered in AC
  27. NABARD has joined hands with which bank to provide collateral-free credit through Joint Liability Groups in Telangana? State Bank of India-Covered in AC
  28. India signed an agreement with the World Bank for a $200 million loan for which mission? National Nutrition Mission-Covered in AC
  29. Under project ‘Sashakt’ an asset management company/alternative investment fund (AIF)-led resolution approach to deal with NPA cases of more than – Rs 500 crore.
  30. The government will take steps to boost exports of agriculture commodities which have the potential of reaching- $100 billion-Covered in AC
  31. Top 5 states comprising 70% exports is- Maharashtra, Gujarat, Haryana, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka
  32. National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) conducted “Ganga Vriksharopan Abhiyan” in five main stem Ganga basin states UK, UP, Bihar, WB and _____Jharkhand.-Covered in AC
  33. What is the objective of the ‘Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan(RGSA)’? – to strengthen the Panchayati Raj system in the country.-Covered in AC
  34. A dedicated portal of the ECI’S Systematic Voters Education, the pursuit of its mission ‘leave no voter behind,’ with the special focus on- Persons with Disabilities (PWD).-Covered in AC
  35. The government announced a scheme for informants of benami transactions under which an individual can get a reward of up to _____ Rs. 1 crore
  36. NITI Aayog presented India’s Voluntary National Review Report on the implementation of the ___. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  37. Which bank has signed an agreement with CDSL Commodity Repository (CCRL), thus becoming the first public sector bank to become the repository participant for pledge finance under the repository ecosystem for registered/accredited warehouses? Bank of Baroda-Covered in AC
  38. The RBI has asked banks authorized to deal in foreign exchange (Authorised Dealer-I Banks) to share data with the- Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI).-Covered in AC

RRB PO 2018

  1. The World Bank has approved Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY) worth Rs 6000 crore.- Covered in AC
  2. ‘Satyagraha se Swachhagraha’ campaign addressed by P.M held in Champaran, which is located in – Bihar – Covered in AC
  3. Unnat Bharat Abhiyan 2.0 aims to link Rural Villages with Higher Education – Covered in AC
  4. Sangrai Dance is a Traditional dance of the State Tripura – Static GK(Dance)
  5. ELA (Electronic Live Assistant), a virtual assistant for customer support and services is launched by SBI – Covered in AC
  6. The Chairman of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister – Bibek Debroy – Covered in AC
  7. The minimum amount of Sukanya Samridhi Yojana – Rs. 250 – Covered in AC
  8. “Vijay Prahar” exercise held in – Rajasthan – Covered in AC
  9. The Reserve Bank of India today launched Financial Literacy Week across the country with customer protection as its main theme. – Covered in AC
  10. ‘Chief Minister of the Year’ award was conferred to – Vasundhara Raje, Rajasthan – Covered in AC
  11. An order to a bank to pay a stated sum from the drawer’s account, written on a specially printed form. It is called- Cheque – Static Banking
  12. P. V. Sindhu belongs to – Andhra Pradesh. – Static GK(Place)
  13. The winner of Miss Supermodel Worldwide 2018 held in Gurugram, India – Aleksandra Liashkova – Missed in AC
  14. Repo Rate – The rate at which banks borrow loan from RBI – Static Banking
  15. Sebi allows investors to buy mutual funds via e-wallets- Rs. 50000 – Static Banking
  16. Which of the following Chinese bank opened in India? – Bank of China – Covered in AC
  17. Development projects in the northeast region will be based on the concept of HIRA, ‘H’ Stand for – Highways, Inland Waterways, Railways and Airways (HIRA) Missed in AC
  18. The interest rate for Rabi crop in Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana(PMFBY) – 1.5% – Static GK(Scheme – Crop Insurance) – Covered in AC
  19. Who among the following is not present in Times Top 100 influential people? – Mahavir Phogat – Covered in AC
  20. Vodafone will merge with Idea Cellular – Covered in AC
  21. Guinness World Records for largest yoga session with the presence of 1.05 lakh people in Kota Covered in AC
  22. “Livelihood and water security” CSR(Corporate Social Responsibility) initiative is related to – Yes Bank – Covered in AC
  23. Under the Revised Income Tax Informants Reward Scheme, 2018 a person upon giving specific information about tax evasion to the Investigation Directorate of the IT department can be rewarded up to Rs. 50 lakhs- Covered in AC
  24. MGNREGA(Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) scheme has been increased from 100 days to 150 days. Static GK(Act)
  25. Housing loan in Metro Cities is up to – 35 lakh – Covered in AC
  26. MARG ERP Limited partners with ICICI Bank – Covered in AC
  27. ILO projects unemployment rate at 3.5% in 2018  – Missed in AC – economictimes
  28. Government Mulls Merging of BOB, Central Bank, OBC And IDBI Bank – Covered in AC
  29. Free Compulsory Education for children between the age of 6 to 14 years in India – Static GK(Policies and Schemes)
  30. ‘Seva Bhoj Yojna’ – to reimburse the central share of CGST and IGST on items for food/prasad/langar/bhandara offered free of cost by charitable religious institutions.- Covered in AC
  31. Non Performing Assets(NPA) – 180 days – Covered in AC Paid Banking PDF in Sep(1st Page)
  32. National Health Policy 2017 – Increase health expenditure by Government as a percentage of GDP from the existing 1.1 5 % to 2.5 % by 2025.  – Static GK(Policies and Schemes)
  33. Section 35 of the Insurance Act, 1938 bars the merger of an insurance company with a non-insurance firm. –Static Insurance(Act)
  34. The electric locomotive, with a 12,000 horsepower (HP), will be flagged off from Bihar’s Madhepura loco factory – Covered in AC
  35. PNB board to consider Employee Stock Purchase scheme of up to 10 crore equity shares – Covered in AC Paid Banking PDF in June
  36. Largest Mobile Producer in the World:China – Covered in AC
  37. Peak traffic hours in 4 Indian cities costing $22 billion a year. Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, and Kolkata. Which of the following city is not among them? – Hyderabad – Missed by AC – economictimes
  38. Government has created National Testing Agency to conduct entrance examinations for higher education in a scientific manner. – Covered in ACon April 2 2018
  39. The Kotak Committee on Corporate Governance recommended the maximum number of listed entity directorships from 10 to 8 by April 01, 2019 and to 7 by April 1, 2020. – Covered in AC
  40. Unnat Bharat Abhiyan  – to link the Higher Education Institutions with rural village

SEBI Grade A Prelims

  1. The present President of South Korea– Moon Jae-in
  2. “Ease of Living Index” rankings launched by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has been topped by which Indian state– Andhra Pradesh –  Covered in AC
  3. Venue of The 19th India Russia bilateral summit – New Delhi – Covered in AC
  4. Three major national tourism awards for 2016-17 has won by which state – Gujarat – Covered in AC
  5. Which Ministry had commissioned “Swachh Survekshan Grameen-2018” (SSG 2018)– The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation – Covered in AC
  6. What is the theme of International Day of the Girl Child 2018 which has been observed on 11th October every year? – With her: A skilled Girl Force.– Covered in AC
  7. Dushanbe is the capital of which country– Tajikistan
  8. 12th November observed as which day every year– World pneumonia day – Covered in AC
  9. Recently, Twin city agreement has been signed between– New Delhi and Moscow – Covered in AC
  10. Kanha National Park which is a vast expanse of grassland and forest is located in which Indian state –Madhya Pradesh
  11. Nashik is situated on the bank of which river– Godavari River
  12. Which country has topped human capital index – Singapore – Covered in AC
  13. Global Skills Park(GSP) is situated in which Indian State – Madhya Pradesh – Covered in AC
  14. DY Patil Sports Stadium is a football and a cricket stadium situated in which Indian state– Navi Mumbai
  15. The Jaipur Literature Festival, an annual literary festival takes place in Jaipur in which month of the year – January
  16. Bhitarkanika National Park is situated in which Indian state- Odisha
  17. Dashain Festival which is a popular holiday among both Hindus and Buddhists is celebrated in which country – Nepal – Covered in AC
  18. Pakyong Airport is a greenfield airport near which state– Gangtok – Covered in AC
  19. AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships 2018 held in which Indian state– New Delhi – Covered in AC
  20. The number of taxpayers increased has been increased by how many percent in one year– 19.5 percent.
  21. Who has won Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2018 2018 – Paul Romer, William Nordhaus-Covered in AC
  22. Which cricketer has recently got Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 2018 – Virat Kohli – Covered in AC
  23. Mullaiperiyar Dam, which is a masonry gravity dam on the Periyar River is located in which Indian state – Kerala

Indian Bank PGDBF PO

  1. The World largest solar installed powered stadium located in – Brabourne stadium, Mumbai
  2. India’s first insect museum opened in which state – Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
  3. The New Bank of India was merged with which of the following bank in 1993 – Punjab National Bank
  4. The current Chief Justice of India – Ranjan Gogoi
  5. The Statue of Unity is a statue of which Indian leader – Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
  6. The country topped in Happiness Index 2018 – Finland
  7. The 2nd largest producer of crude steel – India
  8. The dimension of the old 10 rupee note – 63 mm x 137 mm
  9. The full form of ‘STRIVE’ – Skill Strengthening for Industrial Value Enhancement
  10. Suryoday Small Finance Bank headquarters is located in – Navi Mumbai
  11. The three types of accounts available in India Post Payment Bank – Digital savings account, Basic savings account, Regular savings account
  12. ‘A’ stands for in ‘ANBC’ – Adjusted(Adjusted Net Bank Credit)
  13. The budget allocated for Digital infrastructure in the Union Budget 2018 – Rs.3073 crore
  14. Swachhata Pakhwada observed from – 1st September to 15th September
  15. PM-AASHA scheme is related to – Umbrella scheme for farmers
  16. Who has been conferred with ‘Honoris Causa’ by the University of Engineering & Management (UEM) in Kolkata – Bibek Debroy
  17. 2018 Pritzker Prize Laureate – Balkrishna Doshi
  18. The Winner of the gold medal in the Wrestling senior Asian games winner – Navjot Kaur
  19. The theme of the World health day 2018 – Universal health coverage
  20. The city becomes the first and only Union Territory in the country to be fully run on solar energy – Diu
  21. The full form of PCA – Prompt Corrective Action
  22. ‘A’ stands for in ‘PMJAY’ – Pradhan Mantri Jan “Arogya” Yojana Abhiyan
  23. Indian Wage Report is released by – International Labour Organization
  24. ‘A’ stands for in ‘NMSA’ full form – Agriculture – National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture
  25. The Project Sashakt is related to – NPA
  26. Which cricket player has scored fastest 50 in Indian Premier League history – K.L. Rahul
  27. The first Indian woman wrestler to win a gold medal in the Asian Games – Vinesh Phogat
  28. Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan related to which of the following State – Rampur, MP
  29. India Debt to GDP Ratio – 60%(40% Central + 20% state )
  30. Regular Digital and Basic payments are concepts of which payment bank – IPPB

LIC HFL Assistant/Associate/Assistant Manager

  1. The Currency of Argentina – Peso
  2. Prague is the capital of – Czech Republic
  3. The Full form of UNCTAD – United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  4. Bhimbetka is located in – Madhya Pradesh
  5. Hydro expo 2018 was held in – Nepal
  6. Kalidas Samman is given by – Madhya Pradesh
  7. Ajanta caves are located in – Mumbai
  8. The Theme of national voters day 2018 – Accessible Elections
  9. In January 2018, Padma Shri award is given to which cricketer – MS Dhoni
  10. 13 February is observed as – World Radio Day
  11. International Yoga day is celebrated on – 21st June
  12. Kathak is the classical dance from – Uttar Pradesh
  13. The venue of Women’s T20 world cup 2018 – West Indies
  14. Gangtok is the capital of – Sikkim
  15. The Headquarters of the organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons located – The Hague, Netherlands
  16. The maximum limit of Shishu in MUDRA Yojna – Loans up to a limit of INR 50,000
  17. Debt instruments – notes, bonds, debentures, certificates, mortgages, leases
  18. What is the Ratio of female per thousand male in Kerala? – 1084
  19. 15th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas will be held in – Varanasi
  20. Budget 2018 has proposed to increase the limit of deduction under section 80 D of the Income-Tax Act, 1961 for senior citizens from Rs 30,000 to Rs 50,000.
  21. Satkosia tiger reserve – Odisha
  22. Name of the bridge in Jammu & Kashmir, World’s Highest Rail Bridge – Chenab bridge
  23. The world’s longest sandstone cave named Krem Puri was recently discovered in – Meghalaya
  24. Indian Army day – 15 January
  25. Best film award in 90th Oscar Awards – ‘The Shape of Water’
  26. The UN Brand Ambassador for ASIA Pacific – Dia Mirza
  27. The actor posthumously wins the Dadasaheb Phalke award – Vinod Khanna
  28. Most trusted Private Sector Bank – ICICI
  29. EPFO has launched a new “View Pension Passbook” service along with existing e-services through ‘Umang App’
  30. Which bank introduced a digital application form to open current account? – ICICI Bank
  31. Harela Festival is celebrated in – Uttarakhand
  32. The first city to roll-out BS-VI fuel – Delhi
  33. The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) is held every – two years
  34. Parupalli Kashyap is related to – Badminton
  35. The headquarters of International Maritime Organization – London
  36. NPCI is an umbrella organization initiated by – Reserve Bank of India (RBI) & Indian Banks Association (IBA).
    The headquarters of SIDBI – Lucknow
  37. In ‘LTV’, ‘L’ stands for Loan to Value
  38. The maturity duration of the Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana is – 21 years from the date of opening the account.
  39. Zagreb is the capital of – Croatia
  40. The Winner of ISL 2018 – Chennaiyin FC
  41. Which organization is Sole re-insurer of India – General Insurance Corporation of India(GIC Re)
  42. Manama is the capital of – Bahrain
  43. Commonwealth games 2018 were held in – Gold Coast, Australia
  44. Samsung opened its biggest mobile factory at – Noida, India
  45. The First CFO of RBI – Sudha Balakrishnan
  46. The first woman firefighter in Airport Authority of India – Taniya Sanyal
  47. Prime minister of Australia – Scott Morrison
  48. Who among the following Jain Muni has passed away recently – Tarun Sagar
  49. The author of the book named on Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar ‘Vyakti Nahin Sankalp’- Shri Kishor Makwana
  50. Union Railway Minister, Piyush Goyal flagged off a new Humsafar Jodhpur Bandra Express
  51. The tenure of Insurance Ombudsman – 3 years

RRB Assistant

  1. The term “Back heel” is related to – Football
  2. World Red cross day is observed on – 8th May
  3. What is the Minimum days for guaranteed wage employment in MNGREGA – 150 days
  4. Bajrang Punia is related to – Free Style Wrestling
  5. The rate at which the central bank of a country (Reserve Bank of India in case of India) lends money to commercial banks in the event of any shortfall of funds – Repo Rate
  6. The Headquarter of World bank located – Washington D.C (USA)
  7. The Headquarter of UNESCO located – Paris
  8. The currency of Denmark is – Krona
  9. Harshvardhan Singh is a minister of – Ministry of Science & Technology, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change and Ministry of Earth Sciences
  10. “Yudh abhyas” exercise is between India and which country – USA
  11. Biofuel flight between Delhi and Dehradun by which airline – Spicejet
  12. Padma shree, Padma bhushan awards are given on – Republic Day
  13. G20 2019 summit will be held at which place – Osaka, Japan
  14. The government proposed the merger of three banks — Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank
  15. Free education is compulsory to children up to which age – 6 to 14 years
  16. The full form of DRDO – Defence Research and Development Organisation
  17. Which cricketer has turned down Doctorate Degree from Jadavpur University – Sachin Tendulkar
  18. The current rate of SLR – 19.5%
  19. The HQ of National Institute of Petroleum – Dehradun (Uttarakhand)
  20. The full form of FAME – Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Vehicles
  21. The HQ of the European Investment Bank – Luxembourg
  22. In BSBDA account how many times one can withdraw money – 4 times
  23. The Deadline for the launch of India’s maiden human space flight programme (Gaganyaan) – 2022
  24. Mahe, the smallest district is in which state – Puducherry

NIACL Assistant

  1. 11th World Hindi conference was held in – Mauritius
  2. Duleep trophy is related to – Cricket
  3. The Headquarters of NDB (New Development Bank) – Shanghai
  4. “No spin” is the autobiography of – Shane Warne
  5. Ramon Magsaysay winner Bharat Vatvani is related to – Psychiatrist
  6. The International Literacy day theme – ‘Literacy and skills development’
  7. 5th BIMSTEC summit to be held in Sri Lanka
  8. Total Gold medals won by India in Asian Games – 15
  9. “Moving On, Moving Forward: A year in Office” has been authored by Vice-President – M. Venkaiah Naidu
  10. Krishi Kumbh International Conference and Exhibition 2018 – Uttar Pradesh
  11. 21st August is celebrated by UN for – International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism
  12. KAZIND military exercise was held between India and  – Kazakhstan
  13. Bogibeel bridge on which river – the Brahmaputra
  14. New BSNL Brand ambassador – Mary Kom
  15. I in SIP stands for – Investment
  16. The capital of Bulgaria – Sofia
  17. Lakhwar Dam is located in – Uttarakhand
  18. E@Secure, insurance plan launched by – HDFC ERGO
  19. Indo-America 2+2 Dialogue was signed in – New Delhi
  20. HOPE space mission is launched by – UAE
  21. Apsara, a swimming pool type research reactor has been started in – Bhabha Atomic Research Centre(BARC)
  22. Which is the third country after USA Russia to send manned mission – China
  23. 1st Indian Heptathlete to win gold In Asian Games – Swapna Barman

Federal Bank PO & Clerk

  1. The venue of Asian Games – Indonesia
  2. Lakshya Sen is related to – Badminton
  3. Name the 1st Indian Woman to climb Mt. Everest – Bachendri Pal
  4. 1st Battle of Panipat fought in – 1761
  5. Name the Runner-Up at the FIFA World Cup 2018 – Croatia
  6. How much budget in Union Budget 2018 – 19, is allocated to the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM)? – Rs. 5,750 crores
  7. In SWIFT, T stands for – Telecommunication [Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)]
  8. Maximum limit of NEFT – No limit
  9. Yes Bank & Flipkart app – Phonepe
  10. In MICR, C stands for – Character, Magnetic Ink Character Recognition
  11. Kuna is the currency of  – Croatia
  12. The percentage of equity of Govt of India in IPPB – 100%
  13. The name of the Senior Citizen Pension Scheme – PMVVY
  14. Jindal Thermal Power Plant – Raipur, Chhattisgarh
  15. The currency of Indonesia – Rupiah
  16. The Capital of Sikkim – Gangtok

SBI Clerk

  1. Sports University in which city – Manipur
  2. The full form of C in CBLO – Collateralized borrowing and lending obligation (CBLO)
  3. Regulator IRDAI has set up a 10-member panel to review norms related to insurance marketing firm (IMF) with an aim to increase insurance penetration in the country – Suresh Mathur
  4. Ajay Thakur related to which sport – Kabaddi
  5. International Migration organization Headquarters – Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland
  6. Headquarter of AIIB located at – China
  7. Informal summit held in which city of Russia – City of Sochi
  8. What was the Environment Day Theme – “Beat Plastic Pollution”
  9. Least spoken language in India – Sanskrit
  10. “R” in LRS – Remittance(Liberalised Remittance Scheme)
  11. Statistics day – 29th June
  12. FIFA 2026 held in which country – US, Canada and Mexico
  13. Bhumi Pednekar bagged the best actress at Dada Saheb Phalke award ceremony for which movie – Toilet Ek Prem Katha
  14. LIC share bought by which of the following bank – IDBI Bank
  15. Women hockey captain for world cup 2018 – Rani Rampal
  16. Indra Sagar dam – Madhya Pradesh
  17. Assumption island in which country – Seychelles
  18. Malabo is the capital of which country-Equatorial Guinea
  19. The editor of Rising Kashmir newspaper, was shot dead – Shujaat Bukhari
  20. Which is the umbrella organisation for digital payment – NPCI
  21. Conference of communication and technology in which country – Nepal
  22. What is the Full form of COMCASA – Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement
  23. The Victorian Gothic and Art Deco is situated in which city – Mumbai
  24. Which institute launches Bharat Inclusive Initiative – IIM-Ahmedabad
  25. ASEAN film festival held in which state – Delhi
  26. Pilibhit tiger reserve – Uttar Pradesh
  27. Kabir mahotsav by which ministry – Ministry Of Culture
  28. Telenor merger with which company – Airtel
  29. Shujat Bukhari editor of which newspaper – Rising kashmir
  30. Company that exists only on paper and has no office and no employees, but may have a bank account or may hold passive investments or be the registered owner of assets, such as intellectual property, or ships – Shell Company
  31. LOW VOLATILITY means that a security’s value does not fluctuate dramatically, but changes in value at a steady pace over a period of time.
  32. ADJUSTABLE RATE MORTGAGE (ARM), or tracker mortgage is a mortgage loan with the interest rate on the note periodically adjusted based on an index which reflects the cost to the lender of borrowing on the credit markets.

Shift II:

  1. “F” in PFMS – Financial(Public Financial Management System)
  2. Best Feature Film in 65th National Awards – Village Rockstars
  3. Dudhwa National Park – Uttar Pradesh
  4. Lusaka is the capital of – Zambia
  5. National Institute of Mental Health Rehabilitation (NIMHR) at – Bhopal
  6. Headquarters of ADB – Mandaluyong, Philippines
  7. MSMEs Day is celebrated on – 27th June
  8. Hirakud Dam – Odisha
  9. The theme for Yoga Day 2018 is “Yoga for Peace.”
  10. “L” in LRS – Liberalized(Liberalised Remittance Scheme)
  11. Headquarters of OECD – Paris, France
  12. In Budget 2018, Finance Minister Arun Jatiley had proposed to increase the investment limit in PMVVY or Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana to Rs. 15 lakh
  13. Patratu thermal Power plant is located in which Indian State – Jharkhand
  14. Kishori amonkar died recently, associated with which field – Classical Vocalist
  15. The theme of World wildlife day 2018 – Big Cats
  16. What is the full form of W in “SAWEN” – Wildlife, South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network
  17. India’s longest road and railway bridge – Assam
  18. When company is not able to lend people is also known as – bankruptcy
  19. The National Digital library HQ (a project under Ministry of HRD) is located in – Kharagpur
  20. IRDAI committee to review the regulations pertaining to Insurance Marketing Firms (IMF) head by whom – Suresh Mathur
  21. AIIB will invest how much amount into NIIF for boosting infrastructure projects – Rs. 200 Millio
  22. “C ” stands in CAGR – Compound Annual Growth Rate
  23. The Venue of ICC women’s world cup T20 2018 – West Indies
  24. According to NITI Aayog, 40% of Indians will have no access to drinking water by – 2030
  25. Bonding contract between bond and bondholder- Bond indenture
  26. 105th Indian Science Congress was held in which state – Manipur
  27. What is GoldRush – It is a Gold accumulation plan for customers by Stock Holding Corporation of India Limited.
  28. Which company expands partnership with NASA on flying taxi project – UBER
  29. CCEA approves continuation of Krishonnati Yojana till – 2020
  30. Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019 – Varanasi
  31. NABARD to expand its long-term lending to how much amount in FY19 – Rs 80,000 crore
  32. Reinsurance occurs when multiple insurance companies share risk by purchasing insurance policies
  33. Skoch award 2018 awarded to which ministry – Ministry of women and children welfare
  34. Insolvency and bankruptcy code of India – National Company law tribunal
  35. NPA – ARC(Asset Reconstruction Companies)
  36. Certificates of Deposit (CDs) is a negotiable money market instrument and issued in dematerialised form or as a – Usance Promissory Note.

RBI Grade B Prelims

  1. MSME day – 27 June
  2. A system which credit card companies are introducing to help protect against fraud – CVV card verification value
  3. The Headquarters of Interpol – France
  4. Which of the following bank listed as Best bank in private sector – HDFC
  5. Current SLR – 19.5
  6. Metro man of India – E. Sreedharan
  7. India & Russia Conclude Negotiations for which of the following Missile – S-400 Missile Air Defense
  8. Rohingya tribe people belong to which country – Myanmar
  9. Panel submits 5-point plan to fight NPAs – Sunil Mehta
  10. The Full Form of ICAN – International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
  11. The HQ of AIIB located – Beijing, China
  12. Hima Das, who won the gold medal at the IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championships, will become the first ever sports ambassador of which state – Assam
  13. Reserve Bank of India is conducting Financial Literacy Week from – June 4
  14. First nuclear bomb dropped in – Hiroshima, Japan
  15. Committee set up by RBI to make a Public Credit Registry (PCR) is headed by whom – Y.M. Deosthalee
  16. World environment day 2018 was hosted by – India
  17. Which bank is to provide Financial and Digital Literacy to farmers across Rajasthan and Haryana – Yes Bank
  18. Which of the following country is the last to join BRICS association in 2010 – South Africa
  19. Jallikattu is typically practiced in the Which Indian State as a part of Pongal celebrations – Tamil Nadu
  20. Which engine is developed and used by ISRO – CE-20 cryogenic rocket engine
  21. “Banglore Tiger” Book is based on which Indian IT company – Wipro
  22. Kishori Amonkar recently passed away, related to which field – Classical Vocalist (Jaipur Gharana)
  23. Portal launched by SIDBI – Udayami Portal
  24. NPCI regulated by – RBI
  25. RISE – Revitalising of Infrastructure and Systems in Education
  26. SCOTUS – Supreme Court of the United States
  27. Shenzhen Stock Exchange – China
  28. Book ‘Hit Refresh’ written by- Satya Nadella
  29. Book ‘Our Trees Still Grow In Dehra” written by – Ruskin Bond
  30. Headquarters of SALAR-Jung Museum – Hyderabad
  31. India’s first UNESCO Heritage city – Ahmedabad
  32. India’s Cleanest city – Indore, Bhopal & Chandigarh
  33. Most visited destination – France
  34. Last Country joined in BRICS – South Africa
  35. Recently Included in World Heritage Cite, Buddha Mountain is – Seven Mountain Temple in Korea
  36. India signed open sky agreement with – Japan
  37. Country imposed import duty on India in Steel & Aluminium Industry – US
  38. Ultra Light M777 is – Howitzer
  39. Person who climbed Mount Everest twice – Santosh Yadav
  40. Headquarter of Arab League – Cairo, Egypt
  41. KIRANA GHARANA – Shamli District, UP
  42. Ayushman Bharat Programme – National Health Protection Scheme
  43. Audit done by DGCA on – Jet Airways
  44. Hima Das is associated with – Sprinter
  45. Sai Parneeth is associated with – Badminton Player
  46. Manav Thakkar is associated with Sports – Table Tennis
  47. Speed of SAFFIR Hurricane – 156 mph
  48. Vidyadhar Bhattacharya is the architect of – Jaipur, Rajasthan
  49. First Woman to climb and successfully reach the peak of Mount Everest in 5 days – Anshu Jamsenpa
  50. Famous Sarod maestro passes away recently – Pt Buddhadev Dasgupta


First Shift:

  1. In “WIPO”, P Stands for – Property(World Intellectual Property Organization)
  2. Gol Gumbaz is the mausoleum of king Mohammed Adil Shah, Sultan of Bijapur. Construction of the tomb, located in Vijayapura, Karnataka.
  3. Stockholm is the capital of – Sweden
  4. In CFMS, C stands For – Centralised (Centralised Funds Management System)
  5. The Lakhwar Dam is a gravity dam currently under construction on the Yamuna River near the town of Lakhwar in Dehradun district of Uttarakhand.
  6. Ankita Raina is related to – Tennis
  7. Jabalpur situated on which river- Narmada
  8. Government to set up Plastic Park in Jharkhand’s Deoghar District.
  9. Rafael Nadal beats Kei Nishikori to win Monte Carlo Masters
  10. According to data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in the fourth quarter of FY18 was at a seven-quarter high of 7.7 percent, helping the country retain the tag of world’s fastest-growing major economy.
  11. The first ever bilateral joint military training exercise HARIMAU SHAKTI 2018 between- India and Malaysia
  12. Deposits can be done in Sukanya Account from the date of opening of the account to till – 14 years
  13. New Chairman of Banks Board Bureau (BBB)- Bhanu Pratap Sharma
  14. Credit rating agencies regulated by – SEBI
  15. Tenure of Sovereign gold bold account – 8 years
  16. Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip garden, previously Model Floriculture Center, is a tulip garden in- Srinagar
  17. Kottayam Pushpanath who passed away recently was associated with which field – Novelist
  18. Bandhan Bank was launched in which Year – 2014
  19. Bijapur city is located in which state – Karnataka
  20. India’s rank in the latest Commonwealth Innovation Index (CII- 2018)- 10th.
  21. Lily Festival celebrated in which state- Manipur
  22. M. A. Chidambaram Stadium or Chepauk Stadium is a cricket stadium in- Chennai
  23. Malaria summit 2018 – London, UK
  24. NACH is implemented by – National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)
  25. May 29 – International Day of United Nation Peacemakers
  26. Innovation in India Funded $125 million by which bank – World Bank
  27. Indian Institute of Remote Sensing – Dehradun, Uttarakhand
  28. Ayushman Bharat will provide a cover of Rs. 5 lakh per family per year.

Second Shift:

  1. Bhitarkanika national park is situated in  – Odisha
  2. Fino payment bank tie-up with  – ICICI
  3. G.sathiyan is related to – Table tennis
  4. “I” stands for in UNIDO – Industrial(United Nations Industrial Development Organization)
  5. Moti Bagh Stadium – Vadodara, Gujarat
  6. Firozpur city is on the bank of which river- Satluj
  7. World Robot Conference 2018 – Beijing
  8. Aviation summit – Mumbai, India
  9. May 11 – National Science Day
  10. P.P Lakshmanan is related to which field – Sports (Football)
  11. “Village Rockstars” movie won the best-featured film at 65th National Award – Assamese film
  12. Hassan Rouhani visited India. He is the president of which country – Iran
  13. World Population Day – 11th July
  14. The Bhadra Dam, which has created the Bhadra Reservoir, is located on the Bhadra River a tributary of Tungabhadra River.
  15. RBI nationalized on – 1st January 1949
  16. Commerce ministry sets up a panel to make SEZ policy compatible with WTO rules. Head of the panel is – Baba Kalyani
  17. Indian Institute of Astrophysics is located in which city – Bangalore

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