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Daily Current Affairs – 2nd March, 2017

IMD forecast and analysis Introduction India being a tropical country is sensitive to weather changes and this will have wide ranging effects on economy.  The need is to ensure a scientifically sound forecast system and subsequent measures to bring down the after effects. Issue: The forecast from the India [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 2nd January 2017

Communicating the science Science has brought forward remarkable changes in lives of human beings. This has been possible because the researches made in laboratories and on-field sites have been documented and communicated to the world. Science communication activities have gained momentum in India in [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 2nd November, 2016

What is Urbanisation? The Census of India, 2011 defines urban settlement as, all the places which have municipality, corporation and cantonment board or notified town area committee. Additionally, all the other places which satisfy following criteria: A minimum population of 5000 persons ; At least [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 2nd September, 2016

In India it’s time for Africa Both the countries together Cover about a quarter of the world’s land area Support over a third of world’s population Share an important asset in their (demographic dividend) young populations, about half of which is below 25 years of [...]

[Topper’s Interview] Dr.Ravindra Goswami (Rank-152 /CSE-2015) Medical Science Optional, SMS Medical College Jaipur, 2nd Attempt

Candidate Profile Education Introduction Electronic Vs Paper material Tempo and style Struggle of a Senior player Working professional Prelims (CSAT) General studies Prelims (CSAT) Aptitude Prelim accuracy Mains: Compulsory language paper Mains: Essay General Studies (Mains) paper 1 General studies (Mains) paper 2 [...]

[Topper’s Interview] Pulkit Garg (Rank-27 /CSE-2015) IIT Delhi Civil Engineer, Chemistry Optional, 2nd Attempt

CANDIDATE PROFILE EDUCATION INTRODUCTION ELECTRONIC VS PAPER MATERIAL PRELIMS (CSAT) GENERAL STUDIES GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 1 GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 2 GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 3 GENERAL STUDIES 4: ETHICS, INTEGRITY, APTITUDE GS4 ETHICS CASE STUDY ANSWERS IN MAINS 2015 MAINS ANSWER-WRITING? [...]

Poona Pact Communal award

[Freedom Struggle] 2nd RTC, Communal Award, Poona Pact, Government of India Act

HFS10/P5: 2nd Round table conference HFS10/P6: Communal Award, Poona Pact (1932) HFS10/P7: Government of India act 1935 HFS10/P5: 2nd Round table conference The British government adopted the strategy of talking to different political parties by convening the Round Table Conferences. The first Round Table [...]

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Daily Current Affairs – 2nd July, 2016

Reviving Act East Policy Introduction: We have earlier covered many articles in regard to India’s engagement with Iran and how it is working to spread its influence and presence in Central Asia. We also know that India recently concluded the long-awaited contract with Iran, i.e. to develop [...]

Disaster Management: EarthQuakes

[Polity] 2nd ARC: Disaster Management (3rd Report) Gist of Chapter 1 to 3

This content is taken from 3rd report of 2nd Administrative reform Commission (Crisis  Management). The reports of 2nd ARC are important because they provide truckload of fodder-material in UPSC exam General Studies, Public Administration, Essay and interview. Crisis vs Disaster Disasters: why increasing? Disasters [...]

2nd ARC Ethics and Corruption mindmap

[Polity] 2nd ARC Ethics and Corruption (4th Report): Election Reforms, State Funding of Elections

What is Ethics? What is Rule of Law? Two Viewpoints in Fighting Corruption 3 Factors behind Corruption in India Politics and Ethics Election =Mother of corruption Criminalization of politics Election reforms already in process Election Funding Three Patterns of State Funding of Elections [...]

Digant Anand

[Topper’s Interview] Digant Anand (Rank-223/CSE-2015) Political Science, 2nd Attempt, B.Tech, Adobe Engineer from Uttar Pradesh

Candidate Profile Education Introduction Electronic Vs Paper material Tempo and style Struggle of a Senior player Working professional Prelims (CSAT) General studies Prelims (CSAT) Aptitude Prelim accuracy Mains: Compulsory language paper Mains: Essay General Studies (Mains) paper 1 General studies (Mains) paper 2 [...]