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[SSC-CGL] Age relaxation increased by 3 years for all categories- Gen. can give upto 30 yrs; No interviews for any post

+3 Age relaxation in SSC What about the remaining posts? Tentative dates for SSC CGL-2017 exam Revised Exam Structure of SSC CGL 2017 +3 Age relaxation in SSC Earlier, in SSC-CGL exam, the age limit for general category was 27 years. Now for selected [...]

[Science] Injectable Contraceptive, 3 Parent Baby, Twins, Clones, Types of Sexual and Asexual Reproductions in Plants and Animals

Prologue Reproduction: Two Types Asexual reproduction: Subtypes Sexual reproduction in plants Pollinating Agents: Two Types Pollination: Two types Fruits: Types of Sexual reproduction in Animals Family planning Methods Classification Current Affairs: Injectable contraceptives Current Affairs: Three Parent Baby Twin Babies- Theory Cloning- Theory [...]

UPSC INTERVIEW TRANSCRIPT (3) 2015-16: Alka Sirohi Board

Name : Vidhu Trivedi Panel : Alka Sirohi maam Time : afternoon shift Date : 16 march 2016 As soon as I entered, I was dumbstuck by the aura of Alka Sirohi maam. All the motivational talks i had with myself sitting outside the room, vanished as soon as [...]

2016-Pen-Pinter-Prize-Won-by-Margaret-Atwood

2016 Pen Pinter Prize will be honored to Margaret Atwood a Canadian poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, and environmental activist at a public event scheduled to be held on 13th October 2016 at the British Library. About Margaret Atwood She was born on 18th [...]

[Economy] 3 Methods of calculating GDP

Got this question from mail, what are these income,production and expenditure methods in calulating GDP?how do terms like NNP, NDP, GNP,GDP,NNPFC,NNPMP DIFFER FROM EACH OTHER. what is difference between gdp at constant prices and current prices. its very confusing I’ll deal with each question in one [...]

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 [...]

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[Strategy] UPSC Civil Service Exam (Part 3 of 5): General Studies for CSAT prelims and Mains

update: this article was written in Dec 2012. But in March 2013, UPSC introduced some new reforms, While majority of the strategy remains one and same as given in this article. But a few modifications (especially for mains exam) are added. I’ve written a [...]

Nepal Peace Agreement

[Diplomacy] Nepal Logjam (Part 1 of 3): Civil War, Peace-Deal, Constitutional deadlock, Frequent change of Prime Ministers

During British-Raj From 60s to 90s The 90s system 1996-2006: Civil War India’s Nepal Policy: 2005 Main Political Parties Constituent Assembly(CA) Why is there a political crisis/logjam/turmoil in Nepal? Why No Constitution? #1: Presidential system vs Parliamentary system #2: Federation on Ethnic lines [...]

Nepal Maoists in UN cantonments

[Diplomacy] Nepal Logjam (Part 2 of 3): Merger of Maoists with Army, Anti-India Campaign, Why Elections are not held

Introduction Rehab of Maoist Combatants Problem areas in Maoist Army merger Maoist MNREGA scam Trouble in Cantonment Power struggle within Maoist Party Kiran’s makes new Party Against Prachanda Against Baburam Bhattarai People’s Constitution Against India Anti-India stand of Maoists Babu vs Prachanda @RIO+20 [...]

Mohan with Prachanda

[Diplomacy] Nepal Logjam (Part 3 of 3): Chinese presence, Anti-India sentiments, how & why India’s policy failed

Introduction Chinese Influence in Nepal USA Murderers are free Human rights are selective Corruption Reservation in Army Jobs Ethnic Unrest Anger against UN and International Community Land transfer The Priest Appointment Why Anti-India sentiment in Nepal? Regressive forces Change of India’s Stand Criticism [...]

[Reasoning Q] 3-Statement Syllogism doubt Question: Apples, Mangoes, Vegetarians

In an earlier article, we saw how to approach 3-statement syllogism (click ME) One of the Reader “Pars”, had posted a doubt-question. Let’s solve it, to strengthen our grip over the UP-UN method. Question Solution and Approach i) No Fruit is apple ii) No vegetarian is [...]