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[Download] UPSC Mains-2016: General Studies Paper-3: Economy, Agriculture, Science-Tech, Environment, Diaster incl. Hindi & Past Topicwise papers since syllabus change

Instructions for UPSC Mains 2016 GS Paper-3 GSM3-2016: Question paper in linear format incl. Hindi Observations / Analysis: GS Mains paper3 (2016) Relevance of Mrunal.org / Bogus marketing propaganda Topicwise Papers since Syllabus Change [Block #1] Economy Growth and Resource mobilization Economy: Budget [...]

[Revision] Science-Tech Highlights from The Hindu 2011 AF

Note: This is very brief revision note for S&T portion of CSAT GS Paper I. I’m running out of time so the content is not properly classified and sentences are incomplete. Message to those feeling extremely stressed for 20th May :  Heroes may not [...]

[Revision] Science-Tech Highlight from The Hindu 2011 G to N (Part II)

Click Me if you didnot see Part I. Now continuing from where I had left… Gagan Nasa’s glory spacecraft Graphene Heartbeats Robot Bee colony Supercomputer Stem cell Earthquakes Power project Microwave CRT monitor flickering Moon ownership Nanotech for water filtering NICRA Ndm-1   Gagan GPS aided [...]

[Revision] Science-Tech Highlight from The Hindu 2011 OtoZ (Part III, The End)

Part I, Part II were released earlier. This part III, is the last part about highlights of The Hindu S&T Jan 2011 to Dec 2011. Emu Plastic bottle China space program 3D glasses Malaria drug resistance India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C18) Empty mug [...]

[Tech] How to protect yourself from Online hacking, frauds, phishing? Internet and Netbanking Safety Tips

This guest article, not directly-related to competitive exams but yet important for everyone who uses Internet. It’s authored by same Mr.Krapesh Bhatt, who had earlier wrote about the salient features of IT Act. (click me if you did not read it) Introduction Hardening Operating [...]

[Revision] The Hindu science & Tech (May-Aug 2012) for GS (Mains) 2 Markers

Introduction This article is  for General Studies 2 or 5 markers in UPSC Mains Examination (and some for MCQs in CSAT, SSC, IBPS etc exams) Earlier I had provided the revision notes for The Hindu Science & Tech (upto April 2012). Click on following links [...]

Mock Questions for General Studies (Mains) Paper 2: Science n Tech, Foreign Relations, International Affairs by Tushar

This is contributed by Mr.Tushar of IIT Delhi India Foreign relations International Affairs Science and Tech International organizations/Events India Foreign relations Do you think that India should conduct ASAT (Anti satellite test) to gain bargaining position in the formulation of space code of conduct that [...]

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[Science] Answerkey for Mock Questions set by Tushar (Science & Tech Portion only)

Few days, I had uploaded the Mock Questions for GS Paper II framed by Tushar. (Click ME) He has provided the answerkeykey for mock questions for “Science & Tech” portion of that question paper. Here it goes, Modified Embaraer EMB 145I aircraft. Accelerated Technology Assessment [...]

Mrunal's Auto Notemaker for PDF files & The Hindu

[Tech] Mrunal’s Auto NoteMaker for The Hindu & PDF files: Grab Data by Mouse, Make Notes without typing!

Imagine that you’re reading a newspaper or book. All you’ve to do is just keep highlighting important lines and phrases, and someone automatically copies them and prepares a separate note for you, in other words an Auto Notemaker! Convenient, time saver, miraculous. And yes, it [...]

[Tech] How to read The Hindu Online, Efficiently via Google Reader

UPDATE: May-27-2013: Since Google decided to shutdown google reader from 1st July, This article has become obsolete. Please click me to read the new technique/trick on how to use feedly instead of Google reader. How to read Hindu Online, Efficiently? Ans. Well, one way is their [...]

Microsoft Onenote

[Tech] Using Microsoft Onenote to organize your study-notes: Image to text, Audio notes and more

To those readers who’ve Microsoft Office 2007, 2010 or 2013 installed in their computer. Why Microsoft Onenote? Step 1: Creating a new notebook Step 2: Basics (Sections and Pages) Step 3: Audio-notes for working Professionals Step 4: OCR (Image to Text) Why Microsoft Onenote? Microsoft Office [...]

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[Science] TheHindu Dec12: GRAIL, Asteroid Mining, MoonKAMs, Liquiglide, Oraquick and more Science-Tech for UPSC CSAT

Space related Asteroid Mining + Space Station Mercury Messenger GRAIL MoonKAMs Ebb and Flow, Sally Ride Science-Tech LiquiGlide Plastic light bulb Nuke Desalination plant MakerBot Replicator Switchblade Drone Element 113 Biology Biological Plough Redgram Handheld Dental X-ray Why skin itching during wound healing? [...]