17 April 2019
❓ Who among the following won the women’s singles title of the 2018 Hopman Cup tennis tournament recently?
✔️ Belinda Bencic
❓ Pentagon is the headquarters of the Department of Defense of which country? Its chief of staff Kevin Sweeney resigned recently.
❓ According to the latest data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the Indian economy is likely to grow at what per cent in the current financial year (2018-19)?
✔️ 7.2 per cent
❓ The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has appointed who among the following as the chairman of the high-level committee that will work towards deepening digital payments in India?
✔️ Nandan Nilekani
❓ The Centre expects to attract $500-600 mn in investments from the 14 oil and gas blocks on offer under the latest round of the OALP. The term OALP means
✔️ Open Acreage License Policy
❓ Which state govt has announced interest-free loans of up to Rs 3 lakh for women self-help groups (WSHGs) in the state?
❓ The 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced recently. Which film won the best motion picture drama award?
✔️ Bohemian Rhapsody
❓ Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award for Hindi for the work in 2017 went to
✔️ Amit Kumar Singh
❓ The govt has allowed Pasargad bank to open a branch in Mumbai. The bank is based in
❓ The RBI allows the circulation of Indian currency notes of what denomination in Nepal and provides exchange facilities for bills of these denominations?
✔️ Rs 100 and less
❓ The public sector banks in India have the largest number of branches in which of the following countries?