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Daily Current Affairs - 30th October 2015

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 October 2015 12:32


  • In an unprecedented move by the members of the United Nations General Assembly, 191 members out of the 193 have voted for a resolution condemning the embargo imposed by USA on Cuba for the last five decades. Even if the countries have resumed diplomatic relations, the financial restrictions are still in place. Only US and Israel have voted against the resolution that has been moved to protest against the stand of the most powerful country in the world
  • In a report published by the United Nations Framework on Climate Change, the temperature of the world is all set to increase by 2.7 degrees even if all the countries comply by their Intended Nationally Determined Targets (INDC) submitted to the UN organization. A total of 146 countries have submitted the plan and the UN report has made an aggregate of the contributions in order to understand the consequences of such an emission cut

General Awareness Quiz: 30th October 2015

1. Dharia Committee is famous in the financial circle because of its suggestions regarding –

  1. Public Distribution System
  2. Banking Regulations
  3. Capital Adequacy Ratio
  4. Urban Cooperative Banks
  5. Basel Regulations

Sol: Option (1)

2. All the Indian banks have been asked by the RBI to comply with the Basel III norms. In which year were the regulations regarding Basel I introduced?

  1. 1987
  2. 1988
  3. 1989
  4. 1990
  5. 1994

Sol: Option (2)


Daily Current Affairs - 29th October 2015

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 October 2015 12:31


  • In a worsening situation for the country, the founder director of Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, PM Bhargava has become the first scientist to have committed to returning the Padma Award bestowed on him. The step has been taken by him to protest against the erosion of science and logic and rational thought in the country
  • Abu Qasim, the mastermind behind the Udhampur Attack has been gunned down by the security forces in the Bandipora region, which is around 40 km away from Capital Srinagar. The encounter lasted most of last night and this morning before the forces could get the better of the infamous terrorist from Lakshar-e-Taiba
  • In a move that will be further worse for the relations between India and Pakistan, the elite Sindhi Club in Karachi, Pakistan, has refused to host the Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan, TCA Raghavan and his wife, on October 26, 2015

Daily Current Affairs - 28th October 2015


  • India has jumped 12 places in the Ease of Doing Business Report 2015 as per the estimates of World Bank. It is now 130th out of 189 countries. Singapore tops the chart with New Zealand following suit
  • The 3rd phase of polling is underway in Bihar with the fates of as many as 50 seats will be decided in this phase of the polls

General Awareness Quiz: 27th October 2015

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 October 2015 12:28

1. “Endorsement” is a term which is related to-

  1. Negotiable Instruments
  2. Deceased cases settlement
  3. Home loans
  4. Personal loans
  5. None of the above

Sol: Option (A)

2. Banks often offer various services other than the basic banking services. This is known as-

  1. Value Added Services
  2. Cross Selling
  3. Mutual Selling
  4. Confidence Building Selling
  5. None of the above

Sol: Option (B)


Daily Current Affairs - 26th October 2015


  • In a devastating fire in the wee hours of yesterday, the Crawford market of Mumbai has been affected a lot as 60 shops have been gutted in fire. The market, situated in South Mumbai, is one of the busiest in the country

Banking and Finance

  • Japanese Insurance Company Nippon Life has decided to raise its stake in the Joint Venture with Reliance Life as the new guidelines for FDI in the insurance sector allow foreign shareholding of 49% in the Indian companies. The Japanese company has decided to raise its stake to 49% from the existing 26% for a sum of Rs 2500 crore
  • Toshiba Corporation has decided to sell its image sensor business to Sony in a global restructuring process of the company after the alleged overstating of earnings in the 2008-09 fiscal rocked the company hard. The deal has been finalized in $164.68 million

Sept 2015 Current Affairs Capsule

Last Updated on Friday, 23 October 2015 11:55

we are providing the mcq for month of September for current affairs, this questions are most expected questions on upcoming IBPS exams, candidate must study all of these questions, we also provide answer of each questions, so please try to read all the questions and try to remember the answers, this will be very useful for your upcoming exam, we also provide PDF version of this Current Affairs Capsule, you can download it from this page, you need to click on below link to download.


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