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ISRO Scientist SC Recruitment Exam & Interview Experience [UPDATED]

ISRO  every year conducts  written exam consisting of 80 questions for 90 minutes.Each question carries 3 marks and -1 for a wrong answer. Around 30,000 students appear for the exam in ECE branch out of which only 300 are called up for interview. Download  ISRO Previous year papers [...]

Core Zone and Buffer Zone in Tiger Tourism area

[Environment] SC Ban on Tiger Tourism, Core and Buffer Areas, Project Tiger, NTCA Guidelines explained

What is core zones and Buffer Zone? What is Project Tiger? What is NTCA? Concept of Umbrella Species Timeline of Events Pro Arguments for Tiger Tourism Misleading information by Media Employment Tiger Tourism actually helps the tigers Ban on Tourism hurts the tigers [...]

UPSC-OBC creamy layer=general category

[Economic Survey Ch13] Human Development (Part 2 of 4): SC, ST, OBC, Minorities: welfare schemes, 12th FYP targets

Scheduled Castes Scholarships: Higher Education (SC+ST) Protection of Civil Rights Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana (PMAGY) Manual Scavenging 11th FYP: SC welfare 12th FYP: SC welfare goals/targets Scheduled Tribes Constitutional provisions States without ST communities PESA 1996 PESA: problems? Forest Rights Act 2006 [...]

[Analysis] UPSC CSE-2012: Final Rankings in Individual categories SC, ST, OBC, PH plus final cut offs after mains and interview

Prologue Overall Final cutoffs Highest & lowest scores in written and interview Overall Vacancies Final Ranking: Scheduled Castes (SC-Non-PH) Final Ranking: Scheduled Tribes (ST) Final Ranking: Other Backward Classes (OBC-Non-PH) Final Ranking: General Category (Non-PH) Final Ranking: PH1 Final Ranking: PH2 Final Ranking: [...]

chart-cse prelims 2011 vs 12 marks

[Cut-offs] UPSC declares official cutoffs for Prelims CSAT 2012 for SC, ST,OBC,PH and General category

Cutoffs for UPSC CSAT-2012 Preliminary Exam Comparison of Cutoffs: 2011 vs 2012 Yep, the official cut-offs for CSAT-2012 (preliminary exam) are now available (without having to file RTI!) Because UPSC has revamped their result-PDF generating script. So now whenever you download your prelim mark [...]

Fruit fly trapper pheromon

[Current] April-Week4-P2: Economy- WTO SPS Agreement EU Ban on Indian Mango, HDFC Bank Foreign Investment FII problem, SC guideline on Cheque bouncing, RBI’s Public Key infrastructure (PKI)

Prologue E1: [WTO SPS Agreement] EU Ban on Indian Mangoes Mango Ban: Timeline / Sequence of Events India’s stand on EU Mango Ban Anti-Arguments Preventive measures against Fruit Fly Sample question for Mains  E2: [Banking] HDFC Bank vs FIPB: Foreign investment Problem Foreign [...]

Lokpal selection rule

[Bodies] Lokpal Selection Rules No. 10, Search Committee, Selection Committee, SC verdict

What is the Relevance of this issue with UPSC Mains exam? (GS2): Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies (GS2): transparency and accountability (GS4): challenges of corruption Timeline / Sequence of events December 2013: Lokpal and Lokayukta act passed. Lokpal will consist of one chairman Four [...]

Report Bezbaruah Commission North East people

[Rights Issue] Plight of North Eastern People and Manual Scavangers in India: Bezbaruah Commission, Nido Tania murder & SC verdict

Topic#1: Plight of Manual Scavangers in India Q. Write a note on the legal initiatives taken to prohibit manual scavenging in recent times. 200 words. In 2013, Parliament enacted a law to prohibit manual scavenging and for the rehabilitation of the existing people in this inhumane [...]

[UPSC-2014] Scheduled Caste (SC) Candidate Merit list & Marks in Mains & Interview

UPSC has released written + interview score of the toppers from Civil service 2014 examination From that, I’ve prepared categorywise ranking and merit list For 194 SC candidates: vacancies are as following- 26 IAS, 5 IFS, 23 IPS, 107 Group A and 33 [...]