Friday, 12 May 2017

MAY 1ST WEEK CURRENT AFFAIRS

New Appointments in Banking Sectors (Highlighted) 

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved seven top-level changes in various public sector banks. Usha Ananthasubramanian, MD, and CEO, Punjab National Bank, has been appointed as MD & CEO of Allahabad Bank. Sunil Mehta, Executive Director, Corporation Bank, has been appointed as MD & CEO of Punjab National Bank. The committee has also approved the appointment of Dinabandhu Mohapatra, Executive Director at Canara Bank, as MD and CEO of Bank of India. G Rajkiran Rai, Executive Director at Oriental Bank of Commerce, has been appointed MD & CEO of Union Bank of India, for a period of three years with effect from July 1. R Subramaniakumar, Executive Director, Indian Overseas Bank, has been elevated as MD & CEO of the bank. RA Sankara Narayanan, ED, Bank of India, has been appointed MD & CEO of Vijaya Bank with effect from September 1. MO Rego, MD & CEO of Bank of India, has been appointed MD & CEO of Syndicate Bank with immediate effect.

DI QUIZ:BASED ON NEW PATTERN

Directions (Q. 1-5): Study the following pie-chart and table carefully and answer the questions given below.
Percentage distribution of the number of bikes sold by a dealer during six months
Total number of bikes sold = 75000 

The ratio of the number of bikes of TVS Company to the number of computer of Bajaj Company sold during six months

1). What is the total number of bikes of Bajaj Company sold during November and December?
a)   7880
b)   9180
c)   8350
d)   9750
e)   8750

REASONING QUIZ:BASED ON NEW PATTERN

Nine people A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H and I stay in a building. The building has nine floors and only one person stays on one floor. Each of them have a puppy whose names are- Tiger, Rony, Panther, Rocky, Jumbo, Sheru, Gabru, Bullet and Cheetah. Each person belongs to different cities, i.e. London, Bangkok, Paris, Dubai, Istanbul, New York, Singapore, Seoul and Rome, but not necessarily in the same order. The ground floor is numbered 1, the floor above it is numbered 2, and so on, and the topmost floor is numbered 9.

The one who belongs to Seoul stays on the fourth floor. A does not belong to New York and does not have puppy naming Sheru and Bullet. There are three floors between the floors on which C and G stay. D stays on a floor immediately above the I’s floor. The one who has puppy named as Gabru stays on an even numbered floor. F does not belong to Rome .The one who belongs to London stays on the topmost floor. The one who has puppy named as Rocky stays immediate below to the one who has puppy named as Tiger. F has puppy named as Sheru and does not stay on the ground floor. H belongs to Dubai and stays on an even-numbered floor and he has puppy named as Rocky. E stays on the second floor and belongs to Paris. There are three people between the one who has puppy named as Rony and the one who has puppy named as Bullet.  The person who has puppy named as Rony stays below the person who has puppy named as Bullet. The one who belongs to Rome stays on the third floor. The one who has puppy named as Jumbo does not stay on sixth floor. There are two floors between the floors on which the people who are from Singapore and Dubai stay. The person who has puppy named as Bullet is from Singapore. C belongs to Bangkok. The one who has puppy named as Cheetah stays immediate above C. There is one floor between the floors on which F and G stay. There is one floor between the floors on which the one who has puppy named as Panther and the one who has puppy named as Cheetah stay. A stays on an even-numbered floor below the floor on which H stays.

ENGLISH QUIZ:BASED ON NEW PATTERN

Directions (1-5): In each of the following questions, five statements conveying the same idea are given. Select the one which expresses the idea in the most concise manner and mark its number as your answer. Please note that all of them may be grammatically correct and mean the same but you have to select the most concise way of expressing the idea.

Q1. 
(a) He had begun his speech before we arrived.
(b) He had begun his speech before we were arriving.
(c) His speech had begun before we arrived.
(d) He had his speech begun before we arrived.
(e) He had to begin his speech before we arrived.