Tag - growth

India’s population growth story, Hope for higher India economic growth, Current Affairs 28th April, 2017

India’s population growth story Introduction India being home to second largest population of the world has been striving hard to achieve stability. Population can be seen as a resource or a burden depending on the way it is used for the country’s progress. India has population [...]

[ML16] Mains Revision & Answer Writing: Narasimha Rao: His Foreign Policy (GS1)? LPG = Growth Imp than redistribution (GS3)? Lesson from life of Reformer (GS4)?

Prologue ML16/RaoGS1: Narasimha Rao’s Diplomacy & Answer writing Basics ML16/RaoGS3: Rao’s economic reforms, liberalization & industrial policy ML16/RaoGS4: LPG Legacy: growth > redistribution? & 3 Model Answers Prologue I’m starting the new lecture series for Mains-2016 revision and answer writing. Only selected topics will be [...]


A Unique way to learn Vocab: The challenge of sustaining growth

Good morning to all,… Here we are with our next article based on current news which contains some difficult words, we will highlight and explain those words in order to improve your vocabulary skills and to have a good command on English language section. Hope [...]

[Aptitude] Compound Interest Rate, Population Growth without Formulas

Introduction Case: City’s population: Growth Case: City’s Population: Decline Case: Bank’s compound interest rate(CI) Case: CI →Finding Nemo Principal Case: Compounding Twice a Year Case: Compounding thrice a year Case: Wine Replacement (Adulteration) Approach 1: Alligiation loop Approach #2: Compound Interest Case: Adulteration→Finding [...]

[Economy] 9% GDP and 4% Agriculture growth: Fodder material for Essay and Interviews

What is the theme of 12th Five Year plan? What are the main targets of 12th FYP? Government’s role in Development Time Factor Inflation Exports Policy environment Labour Reducing the fiscal deficit Strategy #1: Increase revenues Strategy#2: Reduce non-Plan expenditure. Railways: Cross subsidization [...]

Bank CMD CEO salaries

[IBPS] Interview Preparation (Part 2 of 5) Why BankPO? Preparing the Sales Pitch: Career growth, job satisfaction, negative factors, work-profile, Promotion, hierarchy, Sample Answers

Prologue The Sales PitchTM Avoid Push Factors Reason#1: “My paper degree is useless, there is no growth in my field” Reason:#2: “I failed in UPSC / CAT / GATE so I want bankPO” Pull factors: Why BankPO? Career Growth in Banking sector Job [...]

Ramdan Dagar UPSC Topper RBI Interview

[RBI Grade “B”] Interview Preparation, Work Profile, Career Growth related information from ex-RBI Officer cum UPSC Topper Ramdhan Dagar

This article meant for those who cleared RBI Grade “B” officer written exam in 2013 and preparing for interview stage: Prologue Questions asked to me: WARNING about low scores My observations about the RBI Interviews Work-profile of Grade “B” Officer Career growth/promotion as RBI [...]

Nitrogen Cycle Agriculture Chemistry

[Revision] Agriculture Chemistry: Mineral Nutrition, Plant Growth Regulators, Ethylene, Hydroponics, Photoperiodism, Vernalisation

Prologue Plant growth regulators (PGRs) Auxins Gibberellins (GA) Cytokinins Ethylene Ethephon Abscisic acid (ABA) Essential elements Macronutrients vs Micronutrients Chlorosis vs Necrosis Nitrogen Misc. Terms PHOTOPERIODISM VERNALISATION Biennial Plants Plasticity Hydroponics Possible MCQs Prologue To provide level playing field to “Only-IFoS” aspirants, UPSC had [...]