Current Affairs for IBPS 2017–2018 (PO/RBI/RRB/Clerk) Competitive Exam Guide, Mains/Prelim Ques & Ans PDF Practice Quiz

By bank August 4, 2016 11:49

Current Affairs for IBPS

Candidates who are preparing for Banking Jobs namely PO, RBI, RRB, Clerk etc they can get Current Affairs for IBPS from this web page. As we know that the competition for bank jobs is tremendously increasing day by day. Thus, it is not an easy task to crack Bank Competitive Exam. To score good marks in banking exam, applicants are required to practice IBPS General Knowledge (GK) Quiz. For the ease of applicants, here we are providing the some IBPS General Knowledge Question along with answers, GK question paper guide for pre and mains exam.

Aspirants who want to get Current Affairs for IBPS PO Exam in PDF they can go through the official link as given below. On this web page of we have also provided highlights of Current Affairs for IBPS 2017–2018. Consequently, candidates can scroll this web page and read all details.

Highlights of Current Affairs for IBPS PO/RBI/RRB/Clerk Exam

  • Google’s Rajan Anandan Appointed Chairman of IAMAI
  • Tata Group Named Country’s Most Valuable Brand in Brand Finance List
  • India’s GDP Growth Forecast for 2017 Revised Downward by UN
  • Forex Reserves reach Life-Time High of $375.71 billion
  • Taranjeet Singh becomes New Country Director of Twitter
  • Heads of 7 PSU Banks Appointed
  • RBI tightens Rules for JLFs
  • Union Cabinet clears Ordinance to tackle Bad Loans
  • Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu selected for USIBC Award
  • RBI asks ARCs to have a minimum net corpus of Rs100 crore by 2019
  • Bhubaneswar: First Indian city to win Pierre L’enfant Awards-2017
  • Five State Banks, Bharatiya Mahila Bank merge with SBI
  • Security forces cannot use excessive force in AFSPA areas: Supreme Court
  • G Kalyanakrishnan took over as Chief Executive of Nuclear Fuel Complex
  • Capital Area Bank first to get small finance bank licence from RBI
  • PM Narendra Modi launches MUDRA Bank to provide credit to small entrepreneurs
  • Union Government appoints 9 Executive Directors in Public Sector Banks
  • Union Government and RBI sign agreement to keep inflation below 6%
  • Government meets target of opening 10-crore accounts under PM Jan Dhan Yojana

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Interesting Facts about IBPS, Must Read!!

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is generally referred to as IBPS, as an autonomous agency in India. It was established in the year 1975 as Personnel Selection Services. It became an independent entity at the behest of Reserve Bank of India and Public Sector Banks in 1984. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection in 2011 has conducted the Common Written Examination (CWE) for the recruitment of officers and clerks in the Indian Banks. IBPS CWE is mandatory for the candidates who seeks employment in the 29 sector and regional rural banks. It conducts examinations for Probationary Officer, Clerical Cadre and Specialist Officer Posts.

IBPS released the IBPS PO Notification 2017 and the examination is going to conduct soon. So, Get Current Affairs from this page. All the applied candidates have started their preparation by their own or by attending coaching classes. Apart from sections like reasoning, quantitative aptitude, English etc the Current Affairs for IBPS will be vast. Candidates can easily find the topics other than current affairs. In the section of IBPS PO General Knowledge Questions or Clerk Mains, candidates face the questions on general knowledge or general awareness like important dates, sports, National & International affairs, Banking & Finance, Awards & Recognitions etc. For your convenience we have provided the detailed information about Current Affairs for IBPS.

IBPS General Knowledge Questions/ Answers

Que 1: This bank launches ‘YES GST’ Program to assist MSMEs.

  1. Dena Bank
  2. Canara bank
  3. Yes Bank
  4. Bank of Baroda

Answer: C   

Que 2: This bank tie up with IIC to boost trade with Latin America.

  1. HDFC Bank
  2. Dena Bank
  3. State Bank Of India
  4. Axis Bank

Answer: D

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Que 3: tie up with Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance?

  1. Dhanlaxmi Bank
  2. Dena Bank
  3. Yes Bank
  4. Federal bank

Answer: A   

Que 4: Which bank approved 329 million loans to build access roads to 4,000 villages in Gujarat?

  1. ABN Amro Bank
  2. Federal Bank
  3. Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) board
  4. Catholic Syrian Bank

Answer: C

Que 5: This bank signed a new agreement with Santander in United Kingdom.

  1. YES Bank
  2. City Union Bank
  3. Federal Bank.
  4. DCB Bank

Answer: A

Que 6: This bank terminates joint venture agreement with Fairfax Financial Holdings.

  1. State Bank of India
  2. HDFC
  3. ICICI
  4. Axis Bank

Answer: C

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Que 7: Which of the following bank going to introduce the Payment Bank according to the Reserve Bank of India?

  1. Cholamandalam Distribution Services
  2. Sun Pharmaceuticals
  3. FINO Paytech Bank
  4. Tech Mahindra

Answer: C

Que 8: Which bank going to block all Maestro Debit Cards?

  1. Indian Overseas Bank
  2. Karnataka Bank
  3. Punjab National Bank
  4. Canara Bank

Answer: C

Que 9: Meghalaya government signed two MoUs with this bank for digital transaction.

  1. ICICI
  2. Axis
  3. HDFC
  4. SBI

Answer: D

Que 10: Hike Messenger and this bank tie-up to launch in-app Wallet.

  1. Dena Bank
  2. Vijaya Bank
  3. IDBI Bank
  4. YES Bank

Answer: D   

Que 11: India’s first Aadhaar based iris eye scan customer verification and fingerprint operated ATM in Telangana was launched by?

  1. Dene Bank
  2. Axis Bank
  3. DCB Bank
  4. BOB Bank

Answer: C

Que 12: Which of the following bank has not been facing restrictions under RBI’s prompt corrective action?

  1. UCO Bank
  2. Dena Bank
  3. Cental Bank of India
  4. Bank of Baroda

Answer: C

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Que 13: Which alphabet was inserted in the RBI’s 500rs notes?

  1. C
  2. A
  3. H
  4. F

Answer: B

Que 14: Which bank launched the retail mart in Thiruvananthapuram?

  1. Syndicate Bank
  2. Union Bank of India
  3. Canara Bank
  4. Indian Overseas Bank

Answer: D

Que 15: Which bank signs MoU with LIC of India for selling life insurance products?

  1. Bank of Baroda
  2. Karnataka Bank
  3. Yes Bank
  4. Indian Overseas Bank

Answer: B

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IBPS Clerk GK Questions

Firstly candidates can feel relaxed that the probationary officer prelims exam doesn’t contain the current affairs section. Only in the mains examination, aspirants have to face the IBPS Clerk GK Questions or PO questions. Probably, nowadays in all competitive examinations, the current affairs section has became compulsory. Nearly 20 to 40 marks are allocated for this section. So candidates can score more marks in this section.

We have provided the download link of IBPS PO General Knowledge Questions in this page. Download the IBPS Clerk General Awareness questions and prepare well the examination. The officials are conducting the mains exam soon after the prelims examination. The time gap between the preliminary and mains examination is very less. Candidates are suggested to prepare for the Current Affairs for IBPS section from starting only.

All the candidates who applied for PO and Clerk vacancies and are preparing for the IBPS Probationary Officer and Clerk Examinations can download the Current Affairs for IBPS of Mains examination from this page. Don’t waste your time, prepare according to plan and start your preparation. Aspirants if you prepared well then, you can gain maximum marks. You can also take help from Current Affairs to score more marks in the current affairs section.

How to be updated with Current Affairs?

To get updated with latest happening events on a daily and monthly basis there are many online and Offline ways. It will also enhance your overall basic general knowledge around the world. Here you find some of the easiest and quickest ways to update with Current Affairs for Bank Exam. In which you find various types methods, tricks and formulas to prepare current affairs for IBPS PO Exam and IBPS Clerk Exam. Have a glance!!

  • Read Newspapers and Magazines
  • Follow News Channels
  • Use Internet
  • Follow Social Networking Sites
  • Participate in Online Quizzes / Mock Test
  • Make Short Notes

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Important Note

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