2015: Point-Wise CA and GS Articles

  • Oct 1, 2015
  • About G20: It was established in 1999 by Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors on fellow countries in a meeting held. It is an international forum for global economic and financial stability. This forum brings all together 20 countries that… (138 more words) …

  • About Kartik Chandran: He is an Indian - American junior Professor. He has earned BS in 1995 from IIT Roorke and PhD in 1999 from the University of Connecticut. His research on the engineered wastewater treatment and global nitrogen cycle… (263 more words) …

  • About BeiDou Navigation System: It is a Chinese satellite navigation system competing to US’s Global Positioning System (GPS). It is operated by China National Space Administration. It became operational in China in December 2011 with 10 constellations.

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  • About Tharindu Kaushal: Paskuwal Handi Tharindu Kaushal was born on 5th March 1993. He is a Sri Lankan cricketer by profession. He plays for ODIs and Tests at international level and for Nondescripts Cricket Club in national stadium.

  • About Dhanush: Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja also known as Dhanush was born on 28th July 1982. He is an Indian film actor, producer, lyricist and playback singer. He won the National Film Award for Best Actor for the Tamil… (121 more words) …

  • About Repo rate: Repo rate is the rate at which the central bank of a country gives money to commercial banks in the incident of any shortage of funds. Reserve bank of India is the Central bank of India.

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    About M. R. Poovamma: Machettira Raju Poovamma was born on 5th June 1990. She completed bachelor’s degree in business management from SDM College of Business Management in Mangalore. She is an Indian sprinter and races in the 400 meters… (161 more words) …

  • About Gurpreet Singh and his achievements: Gurpreet Singh is an Indian shooter by profession. He won two gold medals in shooting at Commonwealth Games of 2010 held in India. He also won gold medal with Vijay Kumar in the Men’s… (138 more words) …

  • Sep 29, 2015
  • About Viren Dangwal: He was born on 5th August 1947. He was born in Kritinagar in Uttarakhand. He is one of the leading Hindi poets for new generation. He published 3 of his collections which are Isi Dushchakra Mein… (74 more words) …

  • About Frank Tyson: He was born on 6th June in 1930. He was born in Farnworth in England. He is known as the one of the quickest bowler in the game of cricket. He is also called as Typhoon… (111 more words) …

  • About FC Goa: It was started on 26th August in 2014. It is an Indian Professional football franchise in Goa which takes part in Indian Premier League. FC Goa represents Goa, only state which declared football as its official… (118 more words) …

  • About MITRA SHAKTHI exercise: It is a joint India - Sri Lanka Military exercise. It has begun at Anudh Military station at Pune. It is the 3rd joint training exercise for the country who seeks to build cooperation among… (121 more words) …

  • About INS Kochi: It is the 2nd ship of the Kolkata - class Missile destroyer (guided missile destroyer under navy). Its name is driven from the port city Kochi in Kerala which shows the marine character and culture in… (199 more words) …

  • About Dr. Syed Ahmad: Dr. Syed Ahmad died on 27th September, 2015 because of suffering from cancer at Lilavati hospital, Mumbai, India. Syed Ahmed was born on 6th March, 1945. He was an Indian politician and author and… (157 more words) …

  • About Lewis Hamilton: Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton was born on 7th January 1985 in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England. He is a British Formula One racing driver from England. Currently, he is racing for the Mercedes AMG team.

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    About World Tourism day: World Tourism Day was celebrated on 27 September since 1980 by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). This date was chosen because on 27th September 1970 the laws of the UNWTO were approved.

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  • About Pankaj Advani: Pankaj Arjan Advani was born on 24th July 1985 in Pune, Maharashtra, India. He is a player of English billiards by profession and he is also former professional snooker player. He became a snooker professional in… (191 more words) …

  • Sep 29, 2015
  • About G - 4 countries: The G4 nations including countries Brazil, Germany, India and Japan. These four countries support each other’s proposals for permanent spaces on the United Nations Security Council.

    • These G4 nations are regularly elected to two -… (194 more words) …
  • About Matthias Mueller: Matthias Mueller was born on 9th June 1953 in Karl - Marx - Stadt in earlier East Germany. He is a businessman from Germany. He has studied computer engineering science at the Munich University of Applied… (132 more words) …

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    About EPFO: EPFO stands for Employee Provident Fund Organisation. It was come into existence with the promulgation of the Employees’ Provident Fund Ordinance on the 15th November 1951. It was replaced by Employees’ Provident Fund Act 1952.

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  • About Mangalyaan: Mangalyaan is also known as Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM). It is a space analysis orbiting Mars since 24 September 2014. It was launched by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on 5th November 2013.

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  • About execution of anti - dumping duty on Indian Steel Pipes: European Union has enforced a short - term anti - dumping duty of up to 31.2 percent on imports of fertilize and water steel pipes from India for six… (147 more words) …

  • Sep 28, 2015
  • About Sania Mirza: She was born on 15th November 1986. She was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She is a successful and famous Indian tennis player. She started her professional career in 2003. She is the highest ranked female Indian… (328 more words) …

  • About Abhinav Bindra: He was born on September 28, 1982. He hails from Dehradun in Uttarakhand. He is an Indian Shooter. He is a World and Olympic champion for 10 m Air rifle. His current coach is Gabriele Buhlmann from… (193 more words) …

  • About Astrosat Satellite: It’s the Inidia’s first satellite having multi - wavelength space station. Its function is to observe the cosmic bodies like X - ray sources and distant stars. It will observe the universe by UV, optical, low and… (103 more words) …

  • About Dr. Jacob Tsimerman: He is a known mathematician. Currently he is the assistant professor at the University of Tornoto in Canada. His mathematics works are the prominent in the field of Number theory and similar topics.

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    About UPSC civil services exam: It is a competitive exam in India conducted by Union Public Service Commission for hiring various civil services of government. It includes Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian… (153 more words) …

  • Sep 27, 2015
  • About Suresh Raina - Indian Cricket Player: He was born on 27th November 1986. He is from Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir. He is an Indian Cricket Player. He is a left - handed batsman and also an off… (311 more words) …

  • About anti - dumping duty: Anti - dumping is a measure to correct the situation arising out of the dumping of goods and for carrying out fair trade practices. It is imposed on the foreign imports that are believed to… (162 more words) …

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    About Employee Provident Fund Organization (EPFO): It was initiated on 4th March 1952. It is also known as Karmchaari Bhavishya Nidhi Sanghatan. It is a legal body of the Government of India.

    • It runs under the Ministry of Labor… (159 more words) …