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Biggest Consolidation: BMB & 5 SBI Associates to merge with Parent SBI

Dear Aspirants Here we are going to provide important information on merging of SBI Associates and Bharatiya Mahila Bank with India’s biggest public sector bank State Bank of India which will surely be helpful from exam point of view. With a major step taken by the [...]

UPSC INTERVIEW TRANSCRIPT (5) 2015-16: Arvind Saxena Board

Name: Mani Agarwal Optional: Mathematics Board: Arvind Saxena First Attempt The interview started at around 11:46pm I entered the room. It was not the typical set up with a semi circular table and a separate chair for the aspirant. Rather it was a round table with all members and [...]

[Strategy] UPSC Civil Service Exam (Part 1 of 5): Exam Trends and Changes

Prologue Act I: Mindset of the Enemy Prelims GS Prelims Optional Mains: 90s Era General studies (mains) of 90s Era Optional papers: 90s era Literature optionals: 90era The Back-breakingTM era (2010 onwards) BackbreakingTM  era: Prelims BackbreakingTM era: Mains (General Studies) Adaptation Prologue There are [...]

[Strategy] UPSC Civil Service Exam (Part 2 of 5) : Notes, Newspapers and Books

From the previous Act I, I hope you’ve understood the mindset our Blood Enemy (UPSC). Now it is time to gather and sharpen weapons required to defeat him. Act II: Weapons of Mass Destruction Weapon#5: Your Own notes Types of Notes #1: Notes on [...]

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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 [...]

[Strategy] UPSC Civil Service Exam (Part 4 of 5): Time Management, Coaching, optional subjects

Act IV: Conquering your own brain Doubt: Should I join coaching class or not? Option one: You study back home without Coaching Option two : You go to Delhi to attend coaching. If You join a class #1 don’t take mock tests lightly [...]

[Strategy] UPSC Civil Service Exam (Part 5 of 5) Career Backup Plans: How to prepare for State PSC etc

Act V: Retreat Plan Allied UPSC exam (IES,IFS,Geologist, SCRA, CDS,CPF etc.) State PSC: Pujnab, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh etc. How to Prepare for State PSC? Bank/PSU/SSC type jobs Professor type jobs (UGC NET/SLET/JRF etc.) Doing PG Q1. Should I do PG or not? Specialized [...]

[Studyplan] India 2013 Yearbook: Approach to Science-Tech, Public Health, Agro (Part 5 of 6)

Background MCQ/2m Organizations Policies / laws Schemes Topics/Overview Background How to approach Science-Tech (S&T) and Public Health for general studies (prelims, mains) has been explained in separate article. (Click me) For specific articles various topics of [S&T] you can visit http://www.mrunal.org/snt Following list contains [...]

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[Trigonometry] HnD Type #5: Finding speed, time or distance made easy for SSC

Introduction: Trigonometry Speed Time Distance Approach:Trigonometry Speed Time Distance Mock questions Introduction Continuing in the series of “Trigonometry –>Height and Distance(HnD)–> Five types of Questions. 5th and the last type of question is “finding speed, time or distance”. Here are example questions (both solved in the [...]

[Economic Survey Ch10] (Part 1 of 5) Service Sector: Tourists, Lawyers and CAs

Prologue Service sector Definition? FDI in Multibrand Retail Trading FIPB FDI is not permitted in Tourism UNWTO report Indian Tourism challenges: Medical Visa? Surrogacy and medical visa R&D Services Global Innovation index Legal Services Challenges: legal profession FDI in legal services Bar Council [...]

[Economic Survey Ch10] (Part 2 of 5) Postal Services, Project Arrow, INPEX 2013

British-legacy Extra Departmental branch offices Franchisee Outlets Panchayat Sanchar Seva Kendras PIN Mail: 1st class vs 2nd class National Address Database Management System Rural CPI Meghdoot Millennium Project Arrow Gold coins ePost Speed post eSpeed net Business Post RAKNPA UPU Sorting machines Money [...]

[Economic Survey Ch10] (Part 3 of 5) Telecommunication and IT: E-Nayana, BOSS, SAMEER, NIXI

Communication Telecom Tele-density Important org under DoT TRAI TSDAT National Telecom Policy (NTP) 2012 National policy on Electronics, 2012 USOF National optical fiber network National e-governance plan (NeGP) SWAN Common services centres State data centres e-district MSDG INDG Electronic delivery of services bill [...]