05th September, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 05th September, 2019
1. Recently, Wipro has bagged a seven-year contract worth $300 million from which bank?
[A] HDFC Bank
[B] IDBI Bank
[C] ICICI Bank
[D] Kotak Mahindra Bank
[E] Punjab National Bank
2. With whose partnership is Indian Cricket team vice-captain Rohit Sharma launching Rohit4Rhinos campaign?
[A] WWF India
[B] Animal Planet
[C] Nat Geo Wild
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct
3. In September 2019, who was conferred the 'Lamp of Peace of Saint Francis ' award by the Vatican for his contribution towards establishing peace and harmony?
[A] Iqbal Quadir
[B] Amartya Sen
[C] Muhammad Yunus
[D] Mohamed ElBaradei
[E] Kailash Satyarthi
4. Recently, India has surpassed ________ to move into the list of top 10 countries in terms of total gold reserves.
[A] Netherlands
[B] Belgium
[C] Poland
[D] Sweden
[E] Norway
5. India is set to go ahead with a $3.1-billion deal with the ________ to acquire maritime aircraft for the Navy that will add to its surveillance capabilities in the Indian Ocean Region.
[B] Australia
[C] Germany
[D] Russia
[E] Japan
6. In September 2019, Crisil cut India's GDP growth forecast to ________ per cent for fiscal year 2020 from its earlier forecast of 6.9 per cent.
[A] 6.6
[B] 6.5
[C] 6.4
[D] 6.3
[E] 6.2

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The RBI made it mandatory for banks to link their retail and MSME loans to external interest rate benchmarks.

2.Home, car and personal loans for travel are expected to fall benefiting borrowers.

3.This new norm will be effective December 1 where banks have to migrate from the Marginal Cost of Lending Rate regime to external benchmarking and will have the freedom to choose which one to follow.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
8. Recently, ________ unveiled the logo for the 2022 World Cup which will be hosted by the Gulf emirate.
[B] Bahrain
[C] Oman
[D] Qatar
[E] Kuwait
9. NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) will meet in ________ to discuss their plan for planetary defence against asteroids.
[A] New York
[B] Milan
[C] Chicago
[D] Rome
[E] Pisa
10. A/An ________ woman has become the first person ever to receive an iPS corneal transplant.
[A] Australian
[B] American
[C] Japanese
[D] Chinese
[E] Indonesian