Saturday, January 21, 2012

Andhra Bank recruitment for Probationary Officers (POs) 2012 backlog of OBC vacancies

Common Written Examination (CWE) 2011, Common Bank PO Management Trainee Recruitment Entrance Exam
Andhra Bank
(A Govt. of India Undertaking)
Personnel Department : Head Office, Hyderabad
Andhra Bank
(A Govt of India undertaking)
Head Office-Dr Pattabhi Bhavan, 5-9-11, Saifabad, Hyderabad-500004
Recruitment of Probationary Officers

Special drive to clear backlog of OBC vacancies

Applications are invited from candidates who belongs to OBC category and who have taken the Common Written Examination for Probationary officers conducted by IBPS in 2011-12 and have a valid Score card issued by IBPS fulfilling the eligibility criteria as mentioned in the advertisement
For full details visit Bank’s website and refer Employment News 21st January, 2012
Last date for filling the on-line application: 14th February, 2012

Sunday, January 1, 2012

Corporation Bank PO vacancy Last Date Apply Online: 17/01/2012

Corporation Bank
(A govt. of India enterprise)
Corporate Office: P.B. No. 88, Mangaladevi Temple Road, Pandeshwar, Mangalore - 575001
Last Date Apply Online: 17/01/2012

Corporation Bank, a leading Public Sector Bank, invites Online applications from Indian Citizens for following 355 posts of Officers Cadre:
Probationary Officers (JMG-I): 355 posts (UR-194, SC-45, ST-23, OBC-93) (PH-37), Pay Scale : Rs.14500-25700/-, Age : 20-30 years

Application Fee : Rs.200/- (Rs.50/- for SC/ST/PH candidates) to be paid by a challan form in any branch of the Corporation bank.

Method to Apply : Apply Online only at Corporation bank website from 03/01/2012 to 17/01/2012.

Kindly visit for Detailed information and link to online submission of Application from 03/01/2012 onwards.

Union Bank PO vacancy Last Date Apply Online: 14/01/2012

Union Bank of India
(A Government of India Undertaking)
239 Vidhan Bhavan Marg, Central Office, Nariman Point, Mumbai -400021
Last Date Apply Online: 14/01/2012

Union Bank of India, a Leading Listed Public Sector Bank with Head Office in Mumbai and all India representation, invites Online applications, form qualified candidates who hold a valid score card issued by IBPS, for recruitment to the post of Probationary Officer :
Probationary Officer : 2473 posts, Pay Scale : JMG-I scale Rs.14500-25700, Age : 21-30 years.
Fee : Rs.300/- for General and OBC candidates (Rs.50/- for other candidates candidates) to be deposited in any Union Bank of India branch in India in cash by with the Application Fee Challan. Keep counterfoil copy with your self in safe custody.

Method to Apply: Apply Online at Union Bank of India website between 30/12/2011 and 14/01/2012.

Please view for details and visit for details and online submission of application from 30/12/2011 onwards.

Syndicate Bank PO Vacancy Apply Online Last Date: 16/01/2012Syndicate Bank

Syndicate Bank PO Vacancy Apply Online Last Date: 16/01/2012Syndicate Bank
(A Government of India Undertaking)
Head Office : Manipal-576104, Karnataka
Apply Online Last Date: 16/01/2012
Recruitment of Probationary Officers (PO) 2011-12

Syndicate Bank, invites Online applications from Indian citizens for recruitment of 1750 Probationary Officers (PO) :
Probationary Officer (PO) : 1750 posts (UR-885, SC-262, ST-131, OBC-472) (PWD-54), Pay Scale : Rs. 14500-25700, Age : 21-30 years
Age relaxation by Govt. rules.

Method to Apply: Apply online at Syndicate Bank website only from 02/01/2012 to 16/01/2012. Take a printout for future references as this is to be submitted again at the time of interview.

Please visit for details and a link to online application form 02/01/2012 onwards.

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

IBPS CWE Clerical 04/11/2011 General Awareness Questions

1. Headquarter of IAEA?-Vienna, Austria
2. LAF – Liqudity Adjustment Facility
3. Who can cancel demand draft ?
4. Who is the newly Honary lt. of Territorial Army – Abhnav bindra
5. What is Repo? – 7.5 Basis point
6. Who can deal in foreign exchanges
7. Foreign Minister of Pakistan – Hina Rabbani Khar
8. Who governs International Monetary Fund – Christine Lagarde
9. Rajya Sabha membr & renowned politician -
10. Which is not a Bank? –SEBI
11. Book not written by chetan bhagat?-
12. Who preside Rajya Sabha – Vice President
13. Lalkrishna Advani – Member of Loksabha
14. Foreign minister of China – Yang Jiechi
15. CRR & SLR – Cash Reserve Ration (6%) and Statutory Liquidity Ratio (24%)
16. Leonel Messi related to which famous game?-Football
17. Which of the following is a internation sport?- Polo
18. Who is president of italy?- Georgiano nepolitano
19. Largest producer of Rice?-China
20. How financial inclusion can be achieved?
21. President of Srilanka – Mahinda Rajapaksa
22. Largest producer of Jute?-Bangladesh
23. What is L in LCA tejas developed by HAL?-Light combact aircraft
24. India gave financial aid to which of its neighbour?-mozambic as other all option are developed countries
25. Trophy related to football?- Santosh Trophy
26. How financial inclusion can be achieved?
27. Wimbledon related to which game?-Lawn tennis
28. Who can cancel demand draft? – Issuer Bank
29. Which is not the function of bank? – Postal money order
30. Which is not a public sector company?
31. Which is the scheme launched by government?
32. Which country was affected badly by economic crisis? – Greece / USA
33. Where does atlantic ocean damage frequently?
34. Sodium chloride used daily – table salt
35. Author of book last man in tower – Arvind adiga
36. Bank can borrow overnight from RBI is called?
37. How was prime minister when nationalization of bank toke place – Indira Ghandi
38. Largest Milk producing country -India
39. Highest population country -China
40. New country just formed – South Sudan
41. Railway Minister – Dinesh trivedi
42. Currency of Iran – Iranian Rial
43. NBFC – Non Banking Financial Companies
44. AQB Average Quarterly Balance
45. FEMA – Foreign Exchange Management Act
46. CDSL – Central Depository Services (India) Limited
47. What does R stands for in MGNREGA? – Rural (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Gurantee Act)
48. Chief minister of West bengal – Mamata Banerjee
49. When the banks were nationalised who was the prime minister of india? – Indira Gandhi
50. which bank largest overseas branches - State Bank Of India
51. If a loan stops earning income then it is called? – Bad Loan
52. What is overdraft? – A deficit in a bank account caused by drawing more money than the account holds.
53. BRICS – Brazil, Russia, India,China and South Africa
54. If a person wants to open an account with his wife who will be able to operate it after his death then which account can be opened?
55. Who was the president of Nepal prior to Dr. Ram Baran Yadav? – Girija Prasad Koirala
56. Which element is used to produce nuclear energy?
57. Who represented india in general assembly of United Nationa? PM manmohansingh
58. which is not a country?-London
59. Who got 2011 Noble for Literature? – Thomas Transtromer
60. Question related to recurring deposit?
61. Vishav khad Divas- 26 oct
62. Bank can borrow overnight from rbi is called?-Repo rate
63. Who cannt open a current account?-all can open (Minor Cann’t)
64. Who can cancel demand draft?-nobody only cheque can be
65. Which is not the function of bank- postal money order
66. What is base rate?-below which bank cant lend
67. Which is not a public sector company?-Hindalco its Aditya birla group company
68. Which is the scheme launched by government ?
69. Which is the Health Scheme ? - Asha
70. Which country was affected badly by economic crisis?-USA
71. Where does atlantic ocean damage frequently?-USA all other options were related to pacific and indian ocean.
72. RRBs controlled by - NABARD
73. BCCI cricketer of 2011 - Sachin Tendulkar
74. What is current rate on saving acc- none of these as RBI left control on rate fixation 4% minimum which option was not avilable there
75. Permenent member of SCO-Shanghai Cooperation Organisation- China
76. Indian bank with Highest no. of foreing branches? SBI (157) and BOB (78 in Aug 2010)
77. Who is the MP from Amethi Lok Sabha constituency ? – Rahul Gandhi
78. Senior Citizen’s age - 75 years
79. Clean Bowled Associated with - Cricket

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

General Awareness Section of IBPS Clerk exam on 27th November 2011 in the morning shift:

1). With which sport is Sania Nehwal Associated ? - Badminton
2). With which sport is Ranji Trophy Related ? - Cricket
3). M.S Alhuwalia was recently preseted with which Award ? - Padmasree,Padmabushan..,Bharat
4). Which country is the largest producer of Jute? - Orissa
5). The 2016 summer Olympics are scheduled to held in which country? - Brazil
6). Which among the following countries is a member of G-8?
7). When is Ozone Day Celebrated ? - Sep 16th
8). Who has recently been appointed the PM of South Sudan ? - Omer Hassan al-Bashir
9). Who has recently been appointed the PM of Japan ? - Yoshihiko Noda
10). 2 questions are asked on "checques" ?
11). What is the meaning of Non-performing assets ? - NPA - A loan or lease that is not meeting its stated principal and interest payments.
12). It is mandatory for all banks to follow the rules of which Act? - KYC (Know Your Customer)
13). In BR act,what is the meaning of term "R" ? - Banking Regulation Act
14). The Ownerships of the bank is under… jointly owned by Gov tog India and RBI
15). Which of the following award in music is given by Government of Madhya Pradesh?
- Kalidas Sammam Award
16). One question is asked on Teesta dispute of INDIA and Bangladesh? West Bengal
17). NEFT and RTGS are---? They are Electronic Fund Transfer system
18). What is the full form of ETS in banking terms ? - EMISSIONS TRADING SCHEME
19). One question is asked on Books and Authors ? book written by maxim gorky -- mother
20). Who is present Ex officio chairman ship in Rajya Sabha..?
21). Which state is the largest producer of Iron Ore in India ?
22). The major Objective of UNESCO is ? Education,science and culture..
23). Head Quarters of World Bank are Located at ? - Washoington DC
24). Which bank has the largest no of branches and ATM`s in India? - SBI
25). Which current India gave license to use for exporting the goods? - Yen,japan currency
26). What is the full form of NET in Banking terms ?
27 )indian Atomic scientist - Homi bhaba
28) central drug research Institute - Lucknow


1. What is Repo Rate??
(a) It is the rate at which RBI gives loans to its prime customers.
(b) It is the rate at which RBI gives loans to poor people.
(c) It is the rate at which commercial banks borrows rupees from RBI.
(d) It is the rate at which RBI borrows rupees from Commercial banks. (e) None
2. N Rangaswamy is the new CM of Puducherry, he actually belongs to which party.?
(a) BSP (b) BJP (c) All India NR Congress. (d) AIADMK (e) UDF
3. Who is Union Agriculture Minister at present.
(a) Rajiv Kumar Shukla. (b) Sharad Pawar (c) Jairam Ramesh (d) Shashi Tharor
4. Define KYC in banking sector.
(a) Know Your Customer. b) Know Your Consumer. (c) Know Your Collapse.
5. Which is the Central Bank to the Government in India.
(a) SBI (b) RBI (c) ICICI (d) SEBI (e) None.
6. NPA stands for - Non Performing Asset.
7. Financial Inclusion means
(a) Including every Indian citizen financially.
b) Providing banking services to metropolitan areas.
(c) Special scheme for senior citizens.
(d) Special scheme for government employees. (e) None
8. India recently with which country sign land border dispute agreement.
(a) Nepal b) Bangladesh (c) Pakistan (d) China (e) None
9. Who is the new president of Singapore.
(a) Tony Tane (b) Robbert Zoellick (c) Domnique Strauss kan (d) Yoshihiko Noda
10. Bulls and Bears is related with
(a) Cricket (b) Football (c) Shares (d) Chess (e) None
11. Gagan Narang is recently honored with
(a) Sita Puraskar (b) Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award. (c) Dronacharya Award
12. RTGS means
(a) Money transfer from one branch to another branch of the same Bank.
(b) Money transfer from one branch to another branch of the different Bank.
(c) Money transfer from one Country to another country.
(d) Does not transfer money. (e) None
13. Who is Dipika Kumari.
(a) Famous Archer. (b) Famous Swimmer. (c) Famous Cricketer.
(d) Famous Discuss Thrower. (e) None
14. Which award is given in cinema sector.
(a) Pritkzer Prize. (b) Dada Saheb Phalke award (c) Nehru Trophy
(d) Man Booker Prize. (e) None
15. In SEZ what does S stands for.
(a) Special (b) Simple (c) Stagnant (d) Stiff (e) None
16. Nationalized Banks are also called as
(a) Public Sector banks. (b) Private Sector banks. (c) Corporate banks. (d) MFI.
17. Where is the headquarter of International organization IAEA?
(a) Vienna (b) Washington DC (c) Russia. (d) England
18. Which Government scheme is related to Health Services.
(a) ASHA (b) Jeevan Arogya (c) Swabhimaan (d) SABLA
19. Which person is also called as a father of Green Revolution.
(a) Dr. MS Swaminanthan. (b) Dr. Ella Bhatt.
(c) Dr. Vijay Mallya. (d) Dr. Siddartha Mukherjee
20. Which country is NOT related with OPEC group.
(a) China (b) Kuwait (c) Iran (d) UAE
21. Nirumpama Rao is recently appointed as an Indian ambassador to__________
(a) UK (b) USA (c) Russia (d) UAE (e) Kuwait
22. Which credit rating company is recently in news.
(c) Standard & Poor’s (d) IAEA (e) ADB
23. Teachers Day is celebrated on_____
(a) 5th of September. (b) 5th of November. (c) 5th of December. (d) 5th of August.
24. Currency of Iran is
(a) Real (b) Peso (c) Euro (d) Dollar (e) Lira25. Which one is a private sector bank.
(a) IDBI (b) Bank of Rajasthan (c) HDFC (d) SIDBI (e) None
26. ILO stands for (a) International Labour Organization.
27. Which one of the following is not related with Hockey. - Sultan Azlan Shah.