Important Current affairs
Which cricket player has equalled Sachin Tendulkar's record of highest rating points pocketed by an Indian?
Question 1 Explanation:
Virat Kohli has equalled Sachin Tendulkar's record of highest rating points pocketed by an Indian
Which among the following banks are under the radar of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) over the issue of non-performing assets: I. Bank of India II. Allahabad Bank III. Dena Bank IV. UCO Bank V. IDBI Bank
I, II and III
II, III and IV
I, II, III, and V
All of the above
Question 2 Explanation:
All of the above mentioned banks, are under the radar of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) over the issue of non-performing assets.
India and Tajikistan have signed a series of four agreements on financial intelligence, audio visual programs, prevention of fiscal evasion and bilateral investment. Who is the President of Tajikistan?
Question 3 Explanation:
India and Tajikistan have signed a series of four agreements following high-level talks between Narendra Modi, Indian Prime Minister and Emomali Rahmo,N visiting President of Tajikistan in New Delhi. In Rahmon's visit, four agreements that were signed are financial intelligence, audio visual programs, prevention of fiscal evasion and bilateral investment.
Which cricketer was presented with the prestigious ICC Test Championship mace?
M S Dhoni
Question 4 Explanation:
India captain Virat Kohli was today presented with the prestigious ICC Test Championship mace for leading his team to the top of the MRF Tyres ICC Test Team Rankings.
Which University's study has shown that climate change is causing 'early blooms' in Arctic region?
University of California
Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of London
Question 5 Explanation:
According to a study led by University of California, climate change and the consequent diminishing ice cover is causing some plant species in the region to bloom early. The researchers found that warming winters and springs associated with declining arctic sea ice cover created a mixture of speed demons, slowpokes and those in between. The conclusion was reached after 12 year of observations at a West Greenland field site near Russell Glacier. The study demonstrates that the Arctic landscape is changing rapidly.
There are 5 questions to complete.