1. __________________ won two awards for inclusive insurance from Skoch Group for 2016 life insurance and micro insurance sectors and also Launched Bank Sakhi Scheme as to promote cashless transaction . Corporation Bank also won SKOCH silver award for being top channel partner of LIC of India for past three years ?
2. _________________ Ranked 55th in IMDb's most popular celebrities’ list. She is only Indian in List, which is Topped by Algerian Artist Sofia Boutella. She also became first Indian to be appointed as global ambassador of the hair care brand Pantene. ?
3. 23rd Star Screen Awards, hosted by Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan Shoojit Sircar Directed ___________ won four awards Best Film, Best Actor (Amitabh Bachchan), Best Editing Aditya Bannerji, Best Dialogue Ritesh Shah ?
4. _________ Singer Katy Perry honoured with Audrey Hepburn Humanitarian Award for her work as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador ?
5. Autobiography of Indian Cricketer ___________ Playing it my way won Crossword Book of the Year Award in Autobiography category ?
6. Badminton Player ___________ won Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2016's Most Improved Player of Year award in Dubai ?
7.____________ poet Shankha Ghosh chosen for prestigious Jnanpith Award for 2016. He is 52nd Overall and 6th _________ recipient of this honour ?
8. ______________ won ‘CII National Quality 2016 Award', jointly instituted by Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) and Export Import Bank (EXIM) . It also won CEPM Fellowship Award 2016 for commitment in transforming and driving organisational capabilities through humancentric approach. ?
9. ____________ Multimedia artist Helen Marten won Turner Prize (Britain’s top award for contemporary art). Marten also earlier won inaugural Hepworth Prize ?
10. Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation (_____________) selected for Digital India Silver Award by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, in Most Innovative Citizen Engagement category ?
11. _____________ President Juan Manuel Santos honoured with Lampara peace prize or Catholic Nobel for his efforts to reach FARC deal and establish Peace in his Nation ?
12. Corporation Bank won ‘Best MSME Bank Award 2016’ and __________ won ‘Best Bank for SME Lending award’ by Assocham ?
13. Cricketer ___________ honored with Golden Jubilee Lifetime Achievement Award by Sports Journalists’ Association of Mumbai (SJAM) ?
14. IAAF World Athlete of the Year Awards 2016 Male Usain Bolt (_______________) (Awarded for sixth time), Female Almaz Ayana (Ethiopia). ?
15. India's Srinidhi Shetty won Miss Supranational 2016 title held in ____________________ ?
16. Indian filmmaker Onir's documentary _______________ won Award of Recognition at Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards. ?
17. Indian music Director A.R. Rahman nominated for Academy Awards (_____________ Oscars Awards) for his composition of title track of 'Pele: Birth of a Legend'. He has been nominated in Best Original Score and Best Original Song Categories ?
18. Indian physicst ____________ named among top 50 shortlisted for Global Teacher Prize 2017 by Varkey Foundation ?
19. ___________ named as 2016 All India Football Federation (AIFF) Player of the Year ?
20. Kaisa Matomaki (__________________) and Maksym Radziwill (Canada) jointly won 2016 SASTRARamanujan award, for their collaborative work on short intervals in number theory in Mathematics. It was announced during International Conference on Number Theory at SASTRA University at Kumbakonam (Tamil Nadu). Kaisa Matomaki is first woman to receive this prize since it began in 2005 ?
21. ______________ (West Bengal) won C40 Award for best solid waste management improvement project of 2016 during C40 Mayors Summit in Mexico City ?
22. Lord's Cricket Ground's top 20 players 2016 List Indian Player _____________ is ranked at top, Followed by Jonny Bairstow (England), Ravichandran Ashwin (India) and Rangana Herath (Sri Lanka) ?
23. ______________ won gold in the Web Ratna category at 2016 Digital India awards ?
24. Noted Hindi poet Leeladhar Jagoori will be honoured with Gangadhar National Award for 2015 by Sambalpur University (______________) ?
25. ___________ Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo won 2016 FIFA Ballon d’Or Award (world’s best football player). He won it for fourth time (Earlier in 2008, 2013 and 2014) ?
26. ___________ Patrika's Varun Bhatt and The Week have been jointly awarded International Press Institute’s (IPI) India Award for Excellence in Journalism 2016 ?
27. SIESSri Chandrasekarendra Saraswati National Eminence Awarda 2016
- Science & Technology A S Kiran Kumar (ISRO chairman).
- Public Leadership Devendra Fadnavis (___________________ Chief Minister)
- Social Thinkers, Philosophers and Pravachana Karthas Kamala Murthy (Hari Katha exponent)
- International John Marr (UK Based scholar in Sanskrit, Tamil and Telugu) ?
28. Sahitya Academy Awards 2016 _________________ poets and authors will be conferred 2016 Sahitya Akademi Awards ?
29. Scottish tennis player _______________ won BBC sports personality of Year 2016 Award. He became first person to win it 3 times ?
30. Stephanie del Valle of ______________ named as winner of Miss World 2016 beauty Pageant held in USA. First runnerup was Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramirez of Dominican Republic, followed by Natasha Mannuela of Indonesia ?
31. Tata Sons interim Chairman ___________ presented with ‘Global Agriculture Leadership Award 2016’ of Indian Council of Food and Agriculture (ICFA) ?
32. ______________ based Indian environmental activist Kehkashan Basu won 2016 prestigious International Children’s Peace Prize ?
33. US President Elect _________________ has been named as TIME's Person of The Year 2016. Although indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi won online reader’s poll for TIME magazine’s Person of Year 2016 with 18% votes ?
34. US Secretary of State John Kerry has been has been awarded Of icer of the Legion of Honour, highest _________ civilian honour. ?
35. USA Magazine Esquire named Indian Actors ________________ and Ranveer Singh as International women and man of the year 2016, respectively ?
36. eCom Firm ________ founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal have been named as Asian of the Year 2016 by Singaporebased newspaper The Straits Times as part of a group called the The Disruptors ?
37. Actor ___________ conferred honorary doctorate (honorary PhD) at 6th convocation of Maulana Azad National Urdu University in Hyderabad ?
38. ______________ writers Shraddha and Ghyansham Kumar Devansh chosen for Bharatiya Jnanpith Navlekhan Award for 2016. Shraddha was chosen for her short story Hawa Mein Phadphadati Chitthi and Devansh for his poem Akash Mein Deh. Bharatiya Jananpith Navlekhan award is given by Bharatiya Jnanpith trust to young authors in _________ for their first creations ?
39. Indian origin British chemistry professor and DNA expert at Cambridge University _____________ received Knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II for their contributions. ?
40. ____________ litterateur Satya Narayan chosen for 26th Bihari Puraskar 2016 by K K Birla Foundation, for his Hindi book Yeh Ek Dunia ?