Friday, January 8, 2016

January Current Affairs Update for IBPS/LIC AAO Exam 2016 Set-4

1.Which country on 6 Dec. 2015 won the 2014-15 Men’s Hockey World League- Australia

2.Armed Forces Flag Day was observed across India on - 7 December 2015

3.Which cities on 8 December 2015 became the new franchises in the Indian Premier League (IPL)- Pune and Rajkot

4.Laimdota Straujuma, the first female Prime Minister of which country on 7 Dec. 2015 announced her resignation – Latvia

5.Who recently won the 2015 Female Badminton Player of the Year award - Carolina Marin

6.Which Indian cricket player on 9 December 2015 became the co-owner of the Pro Wrestling League team, UP Warriors - Rohit Sharma

7.Name the eighth edition of India-Russia joint naval exercise which begun in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh recently- INDRA NAVY-15

8.Which Indian metro city was affected by floods due to incessant rain in the first week of December 2015 – Chennai

9.International Day of Persons with Disabilities was recently observed across the world on - 3 December 2015

10.Justice Tirath Singh (TS) Thakur was on 3 December 2015 sworn in as ____ Chief Justice of India - 43rd

11.Which Indian player was declared as the number 1 test all rounder in the latest ICC rankings - Ravichandran Ashwin

12.Book "On My Terms" released by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 10 Dec. 2015 is the autobiography of - Sharad Pawar

13.Who was named as 2015 Person of the Year on 9 December 2015 by Time Magazine - Angela Merkel (German Chancellor)

14.Which former cricketer was on 9 December 2015 awarded with an honorary life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) - Mahela Jayawardene

15. Who on 1 December 2015 assumed Presidency of the Royal Society in London - Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan

16).RBI in its fifth bi-monthly monetary policy review on 1 December 2015 has maintained Repo rate at- 6.75 percent

17.Vijay Chaudhary was on 2 December 2015 unanimously elected as the Speaker of - Bihar Assembly

18.Name one of the finest exponents of Koodiyattom and Nangiarkoothu who passed away on 1 December 2015 - Margi Sathi

19.Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan on 3 December 2015 became the co-owner of which International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) franchise - Singapore Slammers 

20.International Day for the Abolition of Slavery was observed globally on - 2 December 2015