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ECONOMY and BANKING NEWS:

Which bank has got four awards for inclusive insurance for 2016 from the Scotch group?
Karnataka Vikas Gramin Bank (KVGB).

RBI has approved Rs. 26,000 crore CCL (Cash Credit Limit) to which Indian state for purchasing paddy?
Punjab.

Recently which PSU bank has tied up with Cigna title, Reliance General Insurance for providing Health & General Insurance to its customers?
Andhra Bank (CMD: Suresh N Patel, Head Quarters: Hyderabad).

Which bank has emerged as India’s most valuable brand ?
HDFC.

Which company has been tied up with ICICI bank for launching UPI (Unified Payment Interface) for merchants?
ftCash.

United Bank of India (UBI) has received __________ crores from the central government through preferential allotment of equity shares?
Rs. 608 crores.

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has been tied up with which social networking platform to update its Live Stock Updates?
Twitter (CEO: Jack Dorsey).

According to Standard & Poor (S & P) Global Ratings, What is the estimated GDP growth of India in next few years?
8%.

Which is the first bank that launches digital account opening process in mobile?
Kotak Mahindra Bank.

PERSONS in NEWS – Honors/Appointments:

Who was appointed as the chairman of ‘Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India’ by the central government?
Mr. Madhusudhan Sahoo.

Who has been appointed as the chairman of UPSC (Union Public Service Commission)?
Alka Sirohi.

Who was conferred with Clinton Global Citizen Award 2016?
Adi Godrej.

Who has been reappointed as the president of World Bank ?
Jim Yong /Kim.

The CEO of Facebook ____________and his wife _______________ pledged more than $3 billion to eradicate, cure or manage all disease within the planet.
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan.

Arnold Palmer who died at the age of 87 belongs to _______.
GOLF (Sportsperson)

Who was elected as president of BFI (Boxing Federation of India)?
Ajay Singh (Uttarakhand).

Who has been honored with Clark R Bavin Wild Life Law Enforcement Awards 2016?
Sanjay Dutt, Ritesh Sarodiya.

Who was appointed as the Indian Ambassidor to the Republic of Djibouti?
Anurag Srivastava

Who has been honored with Lata Mangeshkar Award?
Uttam Singh (Violinist and Music director).

Who has been chosen as goodwill ambassidor of United Nations?
Nadia Murad.

Who has been appointed as the next ambassidor of India to Sweden?
Monika Kalif Mehta.
(Capital of Sweden: Stockholm, Currency: Krone).

Recently the central government has removed the Chairman & Managing Director of which of the following public sector banks?
Sushil Muhnot (CMD of Bank of Maharashtra).

Who was appointed as the brand ambassidor to the US (United States)?
Navtej Sarna.

Who has been appointed as the chairman of UPSC (Union Public Service Commission)?
Alka Sirohi.

Who has been conferred with humanitarian award 2016?
Aung San Suu Kyi.

Who is the newly elected president of Indian Statistical Institute (ISI)?
Vijay Kelkar.

Who has been conferred with Bangabibhushan Award 2016 by a west Bengal government?
Lata Mangeshkar.

Who was the Union Agricultural and Farmers Welfare Minister recently inaugurated Deen Dayal Upadhyay Krishi Unnati Mela- 2016 in Mathura, UP?
Shri Radha Mohan Singh.

According to Forbes Magzine, Who topped the list of 100 richest Indian 2016?

1st Position: Mukesh Ambani- Reliance Industries
2nd Position: Dilip Sanghvi – Pharmaceutical
2rd Position: Hinduja Brothers.

Name the persons who are recently appointed to the 3 member committee of Monetary Policy?
Chetan Ghate, Pami Dua, Rabindra Dholakia.

Who is the new chief justice of Kerala high court?
Mohan M. Shantanagoudar.

Who has been honored with ‘Lalit Arpan Samman 2016’?
Shubha Mudgal (Singer).

SPORTS:

Who won Formula One Singapore Grand Prix 2016?
Nico Rosberg.

Which country will be hosting the winter Olympics at Pyongyang in 2018?
South Korea.

Note: 2020 Summer Olympics – Japan (Tokyo)
2022 Winter Olympics – Beijing (China).

Velavan Senthil Kumar has won U-19 Asian Junior Individual Championship title in Kaulalampur, Malaysia. He belongs to ____________ sport?
Squash.

As per ICC ODI Rankings, Indian Cricket team stood at which position?
3rd rank.    (Australia is at 1st Position and New Zealand at 2nd Rank).

PLACES in NEWS:

According to the Time Higher Education Work ranking index, Which of the university has been ranked first in the world leading universities 2016?
Oxford – 1st,
California – 2nd.

Which of the road in Delhi has been recently renamed as Lok Kalyan Marg?
Delhi’s Race Course Road.

Which Indian state has adopted SLNP (Street Lightning National Programme) and replaces 5 lakh street lights with LED bulbs recently?
Rajasthan (CM: Vasundhara Raje).

According to Master Card Global Destination Cities Index, Which of the Indian cities are listed in top 100?
Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, Pune.

Name the longest bridge in India connecting two states Assam and Arunachal Pradesh over Brahmaputra River. Which will be operational by 2017?
Dhola- Sadiya Bridge. (9.15 km)

IMPORTANT DAYS:

Which day is observed as ‘World Tourism Day’?
27th September

Which day is celebrated as ‘World Rabies Day’?
28th September

World Heart Day – 29th September.

World Maritime Day29th Sep.,

International Day of  Democracy 15th September.

SCHEMES:

PMUY: Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana: Its main aim is to provide 5 crore LPG connections to Indian BPL family households in the name of the woman.

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY:

Google has recently launched the mobile app for instant messaging. What is the name of that App?
Allo.

Name the high-speed supercomputer, which was inaugurated at IIT, Guwahati?
‘Param – Ishan’.

MISCELLANEOUS:

Name the e-commerce company that has planning to launch world’s 1st e-commerce satellite?
Alibaba. (CEO: Daniel Zhang, Founder of Alibaba Group: Peng Lei, Jack Ma).

______________ got the ‘Best Reader Engagement Award of South Asian Digital Media Awards at world association of Newspapers and News publishers India 2016 conference in 2016 at Kolkata?
‘The Hindu’.

The rural housing scheme – Indira Awas Yojana (IAY). Which was already started by former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and now it was renamed as ________________.
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY).

Name the e-commerce giant, which has crossed 100 million customers in India?
Flipkart (CEO: Binny Bansal).

NATIONAL NEWS:

India stood at which position in Global Competitive Index (GCI)?
36th Rank.

Gurgaon is newly changed to _________ the city located in Haryana state.
‘Gurugram’.

The first Railway Budget of India was presented in which of the year. Recently union govt. has approved that there is no separate budget for Railway ministry and they merged the Union Budget and Railway Budget into Single budget?
1924.

Which ranks that India got among 188 countries in recent health survey?
143.

Name the govt. the agency which has aimed to start short term to the long term action plan that helps India to win 50 medals in 2024 Olympics?
NITI Aayog.

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS:

Name the joint military exercise which was started by India and Russia?
Indra.

Name the typhoon which hit Taiwan recently?
Megi (Taiwan’s capital: Taipei, Currency: Dollar).

Which country will be hosting the 17th NAM summit?
Venezuela (President – Nicolas Maduro, Venezuela’s Capital: Caracus, Currency: Bolivar).

Which is the first country to launch driverless boats?
Netherlands.

BOOKS & AUTHORS:

Who is the Author of the book ‘Citizen and Society’?
Hamid Ansari (Vice President of India).



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