Important General Awareness Points for IBPS RRB, Clerk Mains Exam 2016

In this Article we are providing you the Important General Awareness Points for IBPS RRB PO Mains, RRB Clerk Mains ,IBPS Clerk Mains Exam 2016 and other upcoming exams.


  1.  The theme of the 2016 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage that was observed on 27 October 2016 is – It’s Your Story – Don’t Lose It
  2. The state Government has decided to observe 2017 as the “Garib Kalyan Varsh” is – Haryana
  3. He headed the one-man judicial committee on One Rank One Pension (OROP) that submitted its report to the Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar – Justice (Retd.) L Narasimha Reddy
  4.   India recently signed revised Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement with- South Korea
  5.  The Union Government recently constituted a High-Level Committee to monitor bird flu situation. The committee will be headed by- Munialappa
  6.  Person appointed as the as President and CEO of Ericsson recently- Borje Ekholm
  7. The country with which on 26 October 2016 signed three agreements in the areas of double taxation avoidance, food security and sports is – New Zealand
  8. The country that topped the list of 2016 Global Gender Gap Report that was released by World Economic Forum (WEF) is – Iceland
  9. India’s rank in the list of 2016 Global Gender Gap Report that was released by World Economic Forum (WEF) is – 87
  10. India’s first Astrobiology Conference – Life in Space – was organised in the city by Indian Astrobiology Research Centre and IARC Centre for United Nations in collaboration with Nehru Science Centre in – Mumbai
  11. The country that agreed to expand its cooperation in regional forums, including the East Asia Summit, the ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting Plus and others with India is – New Zealand
  12. Raj Begum recently passed away. She was a – Kashmiri singer
  13. The IPS officer appointed as the Director of the Enforcement Directorate is – Karnal Singh
  14. Which company entered into a strategic collaboration with Gland Pharma to – Market and distribute a diverse portfolio of eight injectable Abbreviated New Drug Applications –  Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd.
  15. The Bollywood film invited for a special screening at the UN Headquarters is – Pink
  16. The winner of French conservative party candidacy is- François Fillon
  17. She took charge of Hockey India as president with immediate effect –Mariamma Koshy
  18. He was elected as the first ever non European chief of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) – Narinder Dhruv Batra
  19. The Olympic bronze-medallist boxer who will receive the ‘Legends Award’ on 20 December 2016 from the International Boxing Association (AIBA) on its 70th anniversary is – MC Mary Kom
  20.  The Portal and Mobile App that was launched to offer air travelers a convenient and hassle free experience is – AirSewa