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Most Important Current Affairs DECEMBER 2016 PDF FREE Download

Most Important Current Affairs DECEMBER 2016 PDF FREE Download

Important Days in December 2016:

1st – World Aids Day
3rd – International Day of Persons with Disabilities
5th – International Volunteer Day, World Soil Day.
7th – International Civil Aviation Day
9th – International Anti-Corruption Day
10th – Human Rights Day.
15th – International Tea Day.
18th – International Migrants Day
20th – International Human Solidarity Day
24th – National Consumer Day.
25th – Good Governance Day
26th – Boxing Day.

Books & Authors:

Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer – Cyrus Mistry
On the Front Line: The Collected Journalism – Marie Colvin
A Brief History of Seven Killings – Marlon James
The Sellout – The Paul Beatty
Sleeping on Jupiter – Anuradha Roy
The Lowland – Jhumpa Lahiri.
Google India has been tied up which Union Ministry to launch ‘Digitally Safe Consumer Campaign’ to spread awareness about online safety and privacy needs?
Union Ministry of Consumer Affairs: Ram Vilas Paswan.
Who is the new prime minister of Italy after succeeding Matteo Renzi in December 2016?
Paolo Gentile

According to Times Magzine Report, Who won the “TIME’s person of the year award 2016”?
Donald Trump (US President).

Who won the ‘World Athletes of the year awards 2016’ by IAAF ( International Association of Athletics Federations) in Male and Female Categories?
Male Category: Usain Bolt (Jamaica)
Female Category: Almaz Ayana (Ethiopia).

In which state the first cyber crime police station has been initiated?
Himachal Pradesh (Shimla).

Indian Railways tied up with which public sector bank to install 10,000 Point of Sale(PoS) machines for digital payments at its public reservation counters?
State Bank of India.

Who is the newly appointed chairman of LIC (Life Insurance Corporation)?
V K Sharma.

According to Forbes Magzine, Who is the top most powerful person in the world in 2016?
Vladimir Putin (Russian President)
10th Position – Mr. Narendra Modi

Recently Tamilnadu state has been hit by which cyclone in December 2016?
Vardah Cyclone.

Which is the first digital village in India that is doing cashless payments and developed digitally?

Ibrahimpur (In south India).
Dhasai (first digital village in Maharashtra).
Lanura (in Jammu & Kashmir)

Who won World Chess Championship Title 2016 by defeating Russian grandmaster Sergey Karjakin?
Magnus Carlson (Norway).

What is the GDP growth rate of India in 2nd quarter 2016 (July- September)?

Under which section of RBI Act the currency notes of worth Rs.500 and Rs.1000 has been demonetized?
Section 24(1)

The Haryana govt. has made it compulsory of which id proof for applying board exams of class X and Class XII in 2017?
Adhaar Card.

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is planning to launch its second mission ‘Chandraayan 2’ to the moon in which year?

Who won the Turner Prize for contemporary Art in 2016?
Helen Marten

Who is the new president of ‘Gambia’ by defeating Yahya Jammeh from his 22 years of continuous rule?
Adama Barrow. (Currency of Gambia: Gambian Dalasi, capital: Banjul,

Recently India has signed 4 agreements with which country in the fields of cyber security,
visa relaxation, investments and sports management?
Qatar (Capital: Doha, Currency: Qatari Riyal).

Who was conferred with Miss World 2016?
Stephenie Del Valle

According to ASSOCHAM, Which bank has been considered as best bank for SME lending?
Vijaya Bank (Head Office: Banglore, CEO: Kishore Kumar Sansi)

According to World Economic Forum (WEF), Which is the most powerful language on the planet?

Which country helped India in building Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant?
Russia ( Capital: Moscow, Currency: Russian ruble, President: Vladimir Putin, Prime Minister: Dmitry Medvedev)

Who has been awarded International Children’s Peace Prize 2016 for her extraordinary work in combating environmental degradation?
UAE-based Indian girl ‘Kehkashan Basu’

Which Indian city has won the Best City Award 2016 to tackle climate change with its innovative programs in solid waste management?

Which country has opened the world’s first solar road with 30,000 square feet of solar panels?
France (Normandy Village).

Who won Kids Golf World Championship 2016 held in Malaysia?
Arjun Bhati (12 years old boy).

Which public sector bank has been awarded Silver SCOTCH Award for being number1 channel partner of LIC of India?
Corporation Bank (Head Office: Mangalore, CEO: Jai Kumar Garg).

Who is the newly appointed Chief of Intelligence Bureau (IB)?
Rajiv Jain.

Which bank has launched one stop solution ‘EazyPay’ mobile app for merchants to allow digital payments from their customers?

In which state the first emergency Air Ambulance Service was launched and starts its operations from January 2017?
Karnataka (Banglore).

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