Tag - 3rd

UDAN Scheme, NCSEdBC in place of NCBC, Current Affairs – 3rd April, 2017

UDAN Scheme Introduction With India aiming to increase infrastructure growth with push for Make in India aggressively, the aviation policy has a significant role to play. The impact it creates on connectivity and regional development and the spillover effects are beyond quantification. Issue: Six months from now, 43 cities [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 3rd January, 2017

Reservation- Eligibility and non-eligibility  In news: The country has suddenly witnessed spike in agitations coming across the dominant sections, more bluntly- the dominant castes of the society, to get reservations. This is validated from the agitations carried out by Patidars in Gujarat, the Marathas in [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 3rd November, 2016

Miseries of a contract labour   What is Contract Labour? Contract labour generally refers to workers employed by or through an intermediary or a third party. Such labour can be distinguished from the permanent workers in following aspects Absence of employee-employer relationship Method of wage payment No [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 3rd October, 2016

Cybercrime and need of robust cyber security policy Cyber security and defence against cyber warfare assume greater significance due to rapidly increasing risks, vulnerabilities, threats, cybercrimes and fraud. The incidence of cybercrimes in the country went up significantly in 2015 where number of cases booked [...]

[UPSC-2016] Prelims/CSAT Result declared within 40 days! ~15,500 qualified for Mains against 1079 final vacancies, DAF from 7th Oct, Mains from 3rd Dec

On 7th August 2016, UPSC had conducted preliminary exam for civil services aka CSAT. 16th September 2016, they’ve declared result= within 40 days. Seems a new record for UPSC! Total ~15,500 candidates qualified for Mains-2016 against 1,079 final vacancies. (15,445 to be precise.) [...]

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 [...]

[Result] SBI PO Written Exam (Phase-1) Result released, Group Discussion & Interview starts from 3rd July

The written test of SBI PO was held on 28.04.2013. Now, SBI has released the list of successful candidates. (Unlike UPSC which takes months to declare any result.) The roll numbers of successful candidates, available on in this PDF (click me to Download) [...]

India-Thailand-Highway

[Current Note] Jul-25-2015: Nalanda University, Humayun Tomb, Emigration problems, SIT Black Money 3rd report

Diplomacy Economy Polity Culture Person in news Mock Questions for UPSC prelims CSAT Diplomacy Diaspora problems: 2014 Highest remittances (1) India (2) China (3) Philippines. (world bank data). Yet our Government not very keen to look after its migrants-  ⇒ Emigration Management Bill is [...]