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[Diplomacy] 11th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2013: Highlights, issues, awards

Indian Diaspora: overview Remittances What is Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD)? Why is PBD celebrated on 9th January? What happens during PBD? 10th vs 11th: Themes, location, chief-guest What did Mohan say? #1: Invest in India #2: Safety for Indians abroad #3: Social security [...]

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[Misc.GK] Persons in News (2012-13), Sports, Books, Awards for SSC-CGL, SBI-PO, UPSC-CSAT

Introduction Drawing the line International (Political) International (Non political) Indian in India (Non political) Indian Diaspora abroad Sports Tennis Sports Mascots Books/Literature Nobel-2012 Nobel winners associated with India Astro Beauty Clichéd Introduction The previous list of [PIN] Persons in News (2011-12) was given in [...]

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[PIN 2013] Persons in News, Committees, Summits, Awards, Books, Authors, Sports, Places, current compilation for IBPS-PO/MT,CAPF,CDS,SSC

Prologue [PIN] Indian Politics, Constitutional, Statutory, Bureaucrats National commissions Committees Commissions Task forces Defense International Relations (IR) [IR] Summits/Treaties 2013 [IR-PIN] Prez/PM of Foreign countries [IR-PIN] Diaspora/ Indians awarded abroad Economy: Regulators/Top Bodies [News] Economy related [News] Infra related Schemes [News]Polity Civilian Awards/Achievements [...]

[Sci-Tech] Dept.’s Annual Report summary (Part 4 of 4): Mapping, International Collaboration, Awareness & Awards

Prologue 12th Five Year Plan (FYP) vs DST National Data Sharing and Accessibility Policy 2012 Mapping Related Survey of India National Atlas of India (NATMO) Mapping related: misc. International cooperation in S&T With USA With UK With EU with various bodies With other [...]

[PIN-2014] Part 6/6: Diaspora, Civilian awards & Dead in News, Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas, Padma 2014, Able Prize,

Prologue to six part Article series Bharat Ratna 42nd and 43rd Padma Awards 2014 National awards / achievements International / Foreign awards 12th Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas 2014 (PBD) Diaspora in news Dead in news (DIN) Indians Dead Foreigners Dead DEAD Not important for [...]

[PIN-2014] Part 5/6: Books, Authors, Movies awards & Beauty Pageants

Prologue to six part Article series Books and Authors Book /arts Prizes Films related Oscars 2014 (86th annual Academy Awards) National film award (61st) IIFA 2014 Beauty Pageants Prologue to six part Article series Total six parts covering December 2013 to 8th June 2014- nearly [...]

Sport mascots 2014

[PIN-2014] Part 3/6: Sports, Mascots, Athletes, Awards, FIFA-2014, Sochi-2014, Grand Slams, Hockey, Kabbadi, Cricket & more

Prologue to six part Article series How much sports you need to prepare? Sport Mascots #1: Commonwealth Games 2014 (Glasgow) #2: Asian Games 2014 (Incheon) #3: Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 #4: London Olympic 2012 #5: National games Individual games #1: Tennis #2: Football [...]

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[PIN-November-2014] Part-1/2: Places & Persons in News, Committees, Disasters, Civilian awards

Sarkaari Persons in news (SPIN) Foreign countries in News (FCIN) Disasters in News Civilian awards People in news Places in news Uttar-Pradesh Andhra Pradesh Karnataka Rajasthan Missiles, Defense exercises compilation soon in a separate article. Hence ignored in PIN series for November. Sarkaari Persons in [...]

Padma Awards Women

[PIN-Jan-2015] Part-2/4: Padma Awards: Vibhushan, Bhushan and Shri- Theory & Current Affairs

Padma awards Theory Padma Vibhushan-2015 Padma Bhushan-2015 Padma-Shri 2015 Padma awards Theory Padma Vibhushan is 2nd Highest civilian award after Bharat Ratna in India. And Overall, 4th highest award- after Bharat Ratna, Param Vir Chakra, Mahavir Chakra. After Vibhushan the two lower medals are [...]

ACIO Answerkey Science

[ACIO Answerkey] Part 3/4: Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Persons in News (PIN), Books-authors, Awards

Prologue Science Questions in ACIO-2015 Biology Physics Space, Nuke, Defense & Misc. Persons in News (PIN) Questions in ACIO-2015 Civilian Awards Books, Authors, Movies, Magazines Dead in News Prologue Intelligence Bureau (IB) had conducted written examination for requirement of Assistant central intelligence officer (ACIO) on [...]

Persons in News February March

[PIN-Feb-Mar] Part1: Government Appointments, Committees, Civilian Awards & Dead in News

Prologue Sarkaari appointments More important Less important Committees in News Men in Uniform Civilians in News: More important Waterman Rajendra Singh Madav Gadgil Civilians in News: Less important Dead in News (DIN) More important Less important Prologue Persons in news (PIN) for February And [...]

National Film Awards

[PIN-Feb-Mar] Part3: Movie Awards, Books, Authors in News for state services, SSC & Bank exams

Prologue Movies Awards Oscars: 87th Academy Awards 62nd National Film Awards Other Movies, Music, Peasants in news Books & authors in News Magazines & Newspapers in News Prologue Persons in news (PIN) for February And March 2015. Utility of the article: non-UPSC exams and [...]