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[Current] Sept-2016: Diplomacy, Defense, Diaspora: Indus Water Treaty, G20 Summit, NAM Summit, LEMOA, PAVA, FARC-Peace Deal & more

Diplomacy in News: Sept.2016 Indus water treaty 1960 Should India stop water to Pakistan? Bilateral Diplomacy- Sep.2016 GSM2: International Org. / Groupings G20 Summit, 2016 What is G20 Sherpa? Other Intl. org in news India not Involved: Sept.2016 Columbia Referendum & Nobel Peace [...]

[Answerkey] UPSC Prelim-2016: History, Culture, International Relation, Defense MCQs solved with Explanations

Pattern: History and Culture: 2016’s Prelim vs. the Past Road ahead for History-Culture Solved: Freedom Struggle (6 MCQs) Solved: Culture/Ancient/Medieval (11 MCQs) Pattern: IR-Defense-PIN- 2016 vs the past Road Ahead: IR / Defense for Prelims-2017 Solved: International relations (IR) & Diplomacy MCQs Solved: [...]

[RTI] Cutoffs of Central Police Forces(CPF) and Combined Defense Services (CDS)

This R.T.I had been filed by Mr.Vinay Krisha and he has sent me a copy for the benefit of CAPF and CDS aspirants. Central Police Forces Exam (CPF) cutoffs in 2009, 2010 Combined Defense Service Exam (CDS) 2011 Cutoffs Central Police Forces Exam (CPF) cutoffs [...]

London Muslim Mayor Sadiq Khan and Badlu Singh Victoria Cross

[Current Affairs] May-2016: Diplomacy, Bilateral Treaties, JASTA, HSPD-6, Defense, Badlu Singh VC & More

Prologue Modi’s Iran Visit USA: JASTA, ADONIA, HSPD-6 and Global entry program UK: 1st  Muslim Mayor of London Pakistan: hum nahi sudhrenge Bilateral treaties: May-2016 International Organizations International: Misc. developments Terrorism and Internal security Defense: Risaldar Badlu Singh, VC Controversies in News Scams [...]

[Defense] Current Affairs compilation 2012-13: missiles, joint exercises, operations, organizations

Intro Defense exercises Missiles, weapons and vehicles Agni Aircraft destroyer Cruise Navy / Submarine Anti-Tank Tanks and artillery Rifles/ uniforms Indian Radars and Sonars Aircrafts Helicopters UAV/Drones Submarines Navy Ship Coast guard ships Coast guard vs Navy Navy: New bases Blue water navy [...]

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[Question Paper] Combined Defense Services CDS (I) 2013 topicwise Questions

UPSC hasn’t uploaded the question paper of CDS(I)2013 yet. So here it is, thanks to Mr.csl80. + CDS Booklist, strategy will be released soon. Topicwise breakup History Ancient Medieval Modern Culture Science Physics Chemistry Biology Geography Physical Geography Indian Geography Environment and Biodiversity (EnB) [...]

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[Studyplan] Combined Defense Services CDS: booklist, strategy, free study material, previous papers, cutoffs, physical medical

DONOT apply for CDS exam, unless and until you’re certain that you fulfill all medical/physical requirements (Given @the bottom of this article). Because in past, many candidates have cleared the written exam, but failed in the medical test. The SSB interview tips given in [...]

Timeline- India-US  Highs and Lows

[Diplomacy] India-US 4th Strategic Dialogue (part 1 of 3): Defense, Nuclear, Business and Trade

Prologue Why Kerry Visit? Hidden Agendas in 4th Strategic Dialogue Regional forums In Afghanistan In Iran In Africa Defense Security Nuclear Business Summary Prologue This three article series deals with developments in Indo-US relationship during 2012-13, and outcome of 4th Strategic dialogue meeting between Kerry and [...]

[Sci-Tech]TheHindu Sep-Oct-Nov(Part4of4): Space, Defense related: INSAT3D, Vikramaditya, EMP, Napalm

Prologue INSAT 3D RH 200 & Thumba GSAT-7 GSAT-14 Chandra X-ray Observatory Olympic torch in Space Defense related #1: INS Vikarmaditya #2: Napalm #3: EMP Bomb Physics/Chemistry #1: Tree Leaves to detect gold #2: Candle flame vs Gravity Mock Questions Prologue So far in the Science [...]

CDS Maths Papers (Topicwise Breakup)

[Studyplan] CDS Maths Paper: Geometry, Trigonometry, Mensuration, Area, Volume, Perimeter (Part 3 of 3) for UPSC Combined defense service exam

Prologue [Block#3] Geometry + Trig. [Geo] AVP/Mensuration [Geo] theory / non-AVP [Geo_theory1]Lines and Angles [Geo_theory2] Triangles [Geo_theory3]Quadrilaterals [Geo_theory4]Circles Trigonometry [Trig] Height and Distance (HnD) [Trig] non-height distance [Block#4] Misc.Topix #1: Set Theory / Venn Diagrams #2: Logarithms #3: AP-GP Progression Topics to ignore [...]

CDS Maths Papers (Topicwise Breakup)

[Studyplan] CDS Maths Paper: Number System, Quadratic Equations, Surds, Indices, Linear Equation (Part 1 of 3) for UPSC Combined Defense service exam

Prologue Topic wise breakup CDS Maths Papers Gather the weapons Warm up the brain [Block#1]: Basics + Algebra Number System Surds, Indices, Powers, Exponents Linear Equations Quadratic equations Appendix Download link: Topic wise Sorted NCERTs Prologue Studyplan for CDS GK paper already given click me. [...]

[Elections] Voting rights of Defense personnel, Postal Ballot, Proxy Voting, Election Expenditure

P1: Voting rights of Defence Personnel P2: President didn’t cast his vote P3: Who pays for Lok Sabha election? P1: Voting rights of Defence Personnel Q. Discuss in brief, the provisions relating Voting rights of Defence personnel, and recent SC verdict on it. (200 words) A [...]