Knowledge Bytes(English) For IBPS Clerk Mains 2019-20 : 04-10-2019

Knowledge Bytes

Knowledge Bytes(English) For IBPS Clerk Mains 2019-20 : 04-10-2019

 

1. Which nation has passed a law allowing women to pass their citizenship to their children?
Iran

2. Who is the current president of Iran? Hassan Rouhani

3. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has released a commemorative Rs.___ coin on Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary in Gujarat. Rs 150

4. Name a woman, who recently won 1 crore on Kaun Banega Crorepati, has been appointed as Amravati district’s ambassador for the Election Commission’s SVEEP programme? Tade

5. Who has set the world record for the highest-ever T20I score by a woman recently? Alyssa Healy

6. Alyssa Healy is related to which sport? Cricket

7. Alyssa Healy, who has set the world record for the highest-ever T20I score by a woman, represents which national cricket team? Australia

8. Which state government has announced a ban on paan masala containing magnesium carbonate, nicotine, tobacco, mineral oil and flavoured ‘supari’ in the state recently? Rajasthan

9. Under which Act, Rajasthan govt. has banned storage, distribution and sale of paan masala containing magnesium carbonate, nicotine, tobacco and mineral oil, and flavoured supari in the state? Food Safety Act

10. Which state has become the third after Maharashtra and Bihar to announce a ban on categories of paan masala? Rajasthan

11. Which Indian railway stations were the top three among 109 suburban stations in the recent railways cleanliness survey? Andheri, Virar and Naigaon

12. Which railway stations were ranked top three stations out of 720 in the railways’ cleanliness survey unveiled by Railway Minister Piyush Goyal recently? Jaipur, Jodhpur and Durgapura

13. Who has been appointed as Punjab National Bank’s CEO and MD for up to September 18, 2021? SS Mallikarjuna Rao

14. Which three banks will be merged into a sole entity to form the second-largest public sector bank of India? United Bank, PNB & OBC

15. Which space agency has launched a new planet-hunting telescope using a giant balloon, about the size of an entire football field? NASA

16. What is the name of a NASA’s new telescope to observe planets similar to Earth, using a giant, football field-sized helium balloon? PICTURE-C (Planetary Imaging Concept Testbed Using a Recoverable Experiment-Coronagraph)

17. NASA’s telescope “PICTURE-C”, which is in news recently, is designed and built by:
University of Massachusetts Lowell

18. Recently the BCCI has started a 24×7 helpline for cricketers in an effort to strengthen its stand on zero-tolerance for ___ in cricket. Age fraud

19. Who is the current CEO of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)? Rahul Johri

20. Who is the current President of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)? C. K. Khanna

21. Who has been appointed as the Executive Director for India at the International Monetary Fund (IMF)? Surjit Bhalla

22. Who is the current Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF)? Kristalina Georgieva

23. Name the Parent organization of International Monetary Fund (IMF)? United Nations
 

NO COMMENTS:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *