General Awareness Checklist for SBI PO Mains 2016

Hello and welcome to exampundit . Here is the General Awareness Checklist for SBI PO Mains 2016. This list is provided to you so that you don't miss out anything before the major exam.

Financial Current Affairs from April 29 to July 21st
Newly launched app/schemes/products/TECHNOLOGIES by both Banks & Insurance Cos
New tie ups between banks/insurance cos and Start Ups or other companies
Recent Appointments from Jun 15 till July 21
Basic Banking Terms & Products
Palaces & Forts in India

Various Schemes launched by Indian States & Central, their Outlay(if any), timeline and launched by whom
Defence News & Satellite Launches during
India’s Rank in Various Indexes & Reports
Name of the organisations who recently released reports & their HQs
Name of Powerplants in News during April to July 21
State Capitals, Symbols, Major Rivers in the states
Important Days from May 1 to September 15
Books & Authors in recent times (Includes those books which received awards)
Sports person in news during June 1 to July 21 – If any major title win, IPL winner/man of the match /player of the tournament and Olympics news
Various Acronyms in news during May – July 21 – Financial & Non-Financial both
GDP prediction by CSO, RBI & Major Institutes i.e. IMF/World Bank
Capitals & Currencies – Especially the countries in news
Recent MoUs, Acquisitions by Companies
Newly appointed CMs and MoS(major ones) and their Constituency
Googling the common terms/schemes/institutes and check their news between April 15 – July 21

Do you believe in yourself?(even if no one does)


How to Google?
  • Go to
  • Search the term, eg. “Indradhanush”
  • Now click on the NEWS tab
  • Then click SEARCH TOOLS in the right
  • Select RECENT and then CUSTOM RANGE

All the best!


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