Latest 2012 Current Affairs & GK Questions for SBI Assistant & Stenographer Exam

Here are some latest Current Affairs & General Knowledge Questions with answers for your upcoming SBI Assistant & Stenographer Exams & other competitive exams. These questions are of current year 2012 & helps alot in your exam.

Which state is decided to set up 30 village courts named as “Grama Nyayalaya”? – Kerala

Who has been appointed as the Director of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)? – M. Abdul Rahman

Who was sworn in as Russian president for 2nd time? – Vladimir Putin

Name the hockey player who died after being hit in the head by the ball during a game in Perth recently. – Elizabeth Watkins

India’s Finance minister recently scrapped a ‘draconian’ clause under which law? – Customs Law

Name the mango variety named after the youngest Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. – ‘Akhilesh Aam’, named after Akhilesh Yadav

Which country is keen to boost trade ties with Kerala? – Singapore 

Name the Indian American journalist who won White House Correspondents journalism award 2012 (Merriman Smith Award for Excellence in Presidential Coverage under pressure in the print category). – Manu Raju

Name the personality who replaces Rajendra S Pawar as Nasscom chairman. – TCS Chief, N. Chandrashekaran

Who earned her first WTA title at the age of 25, being her 25th title of her career? – Maria Sharapova

Who became the 1st player to win Barcelona title for 7 times? – Rafael Nadal

Name the footballer who represented Karnataka in Santosh Trophy in 1948 and 1949 who passed away recently. – D.H. Babu

When is Facebook (IPO) set to go public? – May 18th 2012

Which industry in India will celebrate 100 years of its existence in May 2013? – Indian Film Industry (May 3rd 1913 to May 3rd 2013)

Name the multifaceted personality (a poet, an author or a painter) whose 150th birth anniversary would be celebrated on May 8th 2012. – Rabindranath Tagore

Where in Tamil Nadu, Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation (Tidco) is planning to establish aerospace park? – Chennai

Where in Coimbatore, Government has planned to setup cold storage facility for tomatoes? – Kinnathukkadavu

Who took over as 28th chief secretary of Madhya Pradesh succeeding Avani Vaish? – R. Parasuram

Who became the first cricketer to hit 5 consecutive T20 fifties? – Virender Sehwag

Who won the award in the best Actress category at the London Asian Film Festival (LAFF) 2012 for her fil ‘Bol’? – Humaima Malick

Name the Indian who became first Asian-origin UK councillor. – Philip Abraham

Name the ‘Big Bang’ scientist whom France jailed for terror plot. – Adlene Hicheur

Who is elected as Chair of the ADB’s Board of Governors? – Pranab Mukherjee

Which country will host the 46th annual meeting of the Asian DevelopmentBank in 2013? – India in New Delhi

As Indian Parliament holds special sitting on sunday to celebrate 60th anniversary, when was India’s first Parliament session held? – May 13th, 1952

Which country slapped a fine of $80,000 fine on Air India recently? – US Transportation Department

Which presentation-sharing site did LinkedIn acquire recently? – SlideShare

Which Finance company recently deferred its Rs.1,665 crore IPO, which opened on May 2nd 2012? – Samvardhana Motherson

Name the firm which is planning to build mud cottages in Gir area of Junagadh district. – Swati Infratech Pvt. Ltd.

Who is elected as President of France? – Francois Hollande

Which mobile operator is the biggest gainer of mobile number portability (MPN) service in India? – Idea Cellular

Which 2 Indian women won the 16th Asian Team Squash Championship? – Joshna Chinnappa and Dipika Pallikal

Name the US secretary who is India on a 3-day visit asking to reduce oil imports from Iran on the agenda. – Hillary Clinton

Which series of bollywood actor’s TV debut got a thumbs up from the Hindi film industry? – Satyamev Jayate

Which popular comic is featuring members of Delhi Daredevils players like Virender Sehwag, Irfan Pathan and Kevin Pietersen? – Chacha Chaudhary in Sabu new comic series (Diamond Daredevils)

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