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[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, [...]

[Polity] Rights of Persons with Mental illness and [Public Health] Mental Healthcare Bill: Features, Criticism

Two issues with Mental illness #1: Taboo #2 Abuse What is Mental Illness? Examples of Mental Illness Rights given to Mentally ill patients Right to Non-discrimination Right to live with dignity Confidentiality Free treatment Right to Humane Treatment without cruelty Right to Personal [...]

[Answerkey] International Relations, Persons in News(PIN), Misc.GK from UPSC CAPF/CPF 2012 exam

Diplomacy/IR Persons in News (PIN), Sports, Misc GK Diplomacy/International Relations (IR) 1. Which of the following was/were the essence of the peace-building efforts of the United Nations from 1980s onwards? To resolve underlying disputes between the belligerents To monitor arms control agreements Providing development assistance [...]

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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 [...]

Persons in News -first-woman-leader-officer

[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 [...]


[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% [...]

Begum Akhtar

[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 [...]

Persons in News January 2015

[PIN-Jan-2015] Part-1/4: Persons in News- National, International, Dead & Committees Current Affairs

Sarkaari Persons in News Committees in news Governors in News Defense Related Foreign Current Affairs in News Civilian Achievements Dead in News Sarkaari Persons in News Niti Ayog National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog. Chairman Narendra Modi Vice Chairman: Free market  economist Arvind Panagariya [...]

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 [...]

Person in news Vivek Murthy Surgeon General Indian American

[PIN-April] Part 1: Persons in News, Appointments, Awards, Diaspora-Vivek Murthy, Raja Rajeshwari

Government Appointments Foreigner in News Diaspora in News Civilian awards/appointments Dead in News Collection of Persons in news (PIN) for April 2015.Utility of the article: CAPF, IBPS, SSC, SBI & similar non UPSC exams and dozens of college admission entrance exams. Government Appointments BN Navalawala Water resource [...]


CAPF Answerkey 2015: Defense & Persons in News related Questions solved with explanations

CAPF-2015 GS paper: Observations on PIN/Defense Books, Days & Sports Defense Related MCQs CAPF-2015 GS paper: Observations on PIN/Defense In UPSC Central Armed Police forces examination (CAPF)- Total 19 out 125 MCQs came from PIN (persons in news) and Defense. And majority of them [...]