Current Affairs Test 27

1. India has imposed Anti- dumping duty on potassium carbonate imports from which of the following countries?
[A] China and South Korea
[B] South Korea and Taiwan
[C] Taiwan and China
[D] Singapore and Taiwan

2. The market regulator Sebi on 23 Jun eased the framework for start-up companies to raise capital from the stock market. Which of the following is NOT correct in this regard?
[A] The exchanges will have a separate platform for start-ups called Institutional Trading Platform (ITP)
[B] No person in start-ups shall hold 25 per cent or more of the post-issue share capital
[C] The post-listing lock-in period for tech start-ups will be six months
[D] The listing period of IPOs has been shorten from 12 days to six days
[E] None of these

3. Which of the following state government made agreement with Joint Committee on the Inner Line Permit System for restriction of “outsiders” from entering and staying in a state without permission?
[A] Assam
[B] Manipur
[C] Tripurastate
[D] Nagaland

4. Who has became the first Indian shuttler to win silver medal in 2015 World Badminton Championship?
[A] PV Sindhu
[B] Jwala Gutta
[C] Saina Nehwal
[D] Kidambi Srikanth

5. The Reserve Bank of India on 25 Jun extended the deadline for exchanging pre-2005 currency notes of various denominations by six months. Now, the new deadline for exchange of these notes is
[A] Sep 31, 2015
[B] Dec 31, 2015
[C] Jan 31, 2016
[D] Mar 31, 2016

6. For which of the following state,the Tourism Ministry sanctioned Rs 99.86 crores for the ‘Integrated Development of Eco-Tourism Circuit’ project Under Swadesh Darshan Mission 2015-16?
[A] Telengana
[B] Andra Pradesh
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Karnataka

7. Under the Housing for All scheme launched by the govt on 25 Jun, it aims to build how many houses by 2022?
[A] 20 lakh
[B] 50 lakh
[C] 80 lakh
[D] 1 cr
[E] 2 cr

8. The mobile wallet app “Buddy” launched by which bank recently?

9. Which of the following country recently got out of the restricted visa list in India?
[A] Iaq
[B] Pakistan
[C] Iran
[D] Bangladesh

10. Name the Pakistani cricketer who assumed the role of the ICC President on 25 Jun in Barbados in the apex cricket body’s Annual Conference.
[A] Waqar Younis
[B] Zaheer Abbas
[C] Majid Khan
[D] Javed Miandad
[E] None of these

11. Which bank has allowed customers the ‘total control’ feature in debit cards to allow switch on and off facility on its card through the bank’s mobile application, internet or phone banking?
[B] Axis Bank
[C] ICICI Bank
[D] HDFC Bank
[E] None of these

12. Union cabinet approved MoU between India with which of the following countries on cooperation in the fields of education, training and research?
[A] Russia
[B] China
[C] UK
[D] Australia

13. Ranil Wickremesinghe, who recently sworn as PM of which of the following country?
[A] Bangladesh
[B] Turkmania
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] Paraguay

14. Who got appointed as CMD of Air India Ltd?
[A] Ashwani Lohani
[B] Rohit Nandan
[C] Balwinder Singh Bhullar
[D] Gargi Kaul

15. Which of the following is not authored by Chetan Bhagat?
[A] Making India Awesome
[B] One Night @ the Call Center
[C] Wings of Fire
[D] Revolution 2020


1. B] South Korea and Taiwan
2. E] None of these
3. B] Manipur
4. C] Saina Nehwal
5. B] Dec 31, 2015
6. A] Telengana
7. E] 2 cr
8. D] SBI
9. A] Iaq
10. B] Zaheer Abbas
11. B] Axis Bank
12. D] Australia
13. C] Sri Lanka
14. A] Ashwani Lohani
15. C] Wings of Fire
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