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Learn difficult word’s from Current News Article

Good Morning everyone, From today, we are starting a new initiative i.e. “Learn difficult word’s from Current News Article” which aims to improve your vocabulary in a effective and easy way. We will highlight the difficult word used in the article and provide Hindi meaning of [...]

[PIN] Persons in News 2012 for 2 Markers, GK and MCQ

I’ve compiled the List of persons in news 2012 year. This type of current affairs / GK questions are asked in SSC, CDS, CAPF, IBPS & other competitive exam of India. But this list is definitely not exhaustive, so If you’ve any important updates, [...]

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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 [...]

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[Answerkey] CAPF-2013: Economy, International Affairs, Persons in News (PIN) MCQs solved with explanation and reference

Analysis Economy (Static/Theory) Unemployment and Inflation Budget (theory) Banking Finance LPG Generic Economy-Current Economy- International news Budget/ Taxation related Banking/Finance related Scheme IR/International Affairs PIN (Person in news) The End and FAQ Analysis Economy Last year only 6 Qs from economy, this year 21 question=>~250% [...]

[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-Sept] Part 3/3: Defense, Dead and Places in News

Defense in news DIN: Dead in News Places in News Disasters Railways Exhibitions Defense in news only those in news for Sep-2014. For the bigger list, check earlier article under [PIN-2014] click me. Navy / coast guard related Hovercraft H-196 For Indian Coast Guard. made in UK [...]

[PIN-Sept] Part 1/3: Leaders, Diaspora, Committees and Sports in News

SPIN: Sarkaari People in News CIN: Committee in news DSPIN: Diaspora in news FIN: Foreigners in News Sports Mary Kom Tennis Other games Asian Games 2014 (Incheon) FAQ and usual Moral disclaimers SPIN: Sarkaari People in News RBI assistant’s exam 2014: asked about Ministers [...]

Paid News in India Election commission

[RPA] Paid News, Election commission Guidelines, why Amend RPA, Ethics in Journalism

Prologue What is paid news? Why is Paid news bad? What has Election commission done? What has press council done? Suggest further reforms Challenges ahead Appendix: Expenditure and Deposit limits Prologue Topic in news: 2014, October because Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) said we need [...]

Booker prize 2014

[PIN-Oct] Part-2/3: Booker Prize 2014, Books, Disasters & Places in News

Booker Prize 2014 for Fiction Other Books in news Disasters in News Days in News Places in News: 2014-October West Bengal Delhi Telengana Karnataka Other states Tribes in News Booker Prize 2014 for Fiction Australia’s Richard Flanagan wins Man Booker prize 2014. His novel: [...]

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[PIN-Oct] Part-1/3: Persons in News, Committees, Diaspora, Begum Akhtar, Shakti Devi, Prabha Sridevan

Prologue SPIN: Sarkaari People in News CIN: Committees in News FIN: Foreign in News DSPIN: Diaspora in News DIN: Dead in news for CDS Prologue Total three parts: Persons in News, Committees, Diaspora, You’re here Booker-2014, Books-Authors, Disasters & Places in News Sports, ASIAN Games [...]

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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 [...]