2015: Point-Wise CA and GS Articles

  • Oct 12, 2015
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    Procedure of seeking permission: The Iranian parliament gave preliminary backing on a bill approving Tehran’s nuclear agreement with world powers. Parliament approved the first reading of a bill calling on the Tehran government.

    • By a vote of 139 to 100… (84 more words) …
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    About death of former Andhra Cricketer: Maddineni Durga Bhavani, former cricketer and member of the Andhra Cricket Association, was found died under suspicious circumstances on Sunday. The 28 - year - old’s body was found hanging from the ceiling.

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    Rajiv Bansal, EVP and the CEO of Infosys, has resigned from the company. He is replaced by Ranganath Mavinakere, EVP and head of strategic operations and CEO’s office. Bansal will still continue as an advisor to the CEO and the… (153 more words) …

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    The feature is beyond amendment, repeal or abrogation which is given to Jammu and Kashmir. High court has ruled that Article 370 gives special status to the state, has now gained permanent place in the Constitution. No other provision of… (160 more words) …

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    About Appointment: After two disastrous earthquakes which killed around 9000 people and fierce protests which led to 40 deaths, Nepal’s lawmakers chose a new prime minister. KP SHARMA OLI who promises to work alongside everybody and to repair all the… (127 more words) …

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    Every year 11th October is being observed as International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC). It was fourth edition of this day after it was observed for first time in 2012. Significance of Day: To recognize - girls’ rights… (102 more words) …

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    Lewis Hamilton of Britain, Mercedes driver won 2015 Russian Grand Prix title of Formula One. Rankings after 2015 Russian Grand Prix 1st position: Lewis Hamilton (Britain) of Mercedes. 2nd position: Sebastian Vettel (Germany) of Ferrari. 3rd position:… (214 more words) …

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    Achievements: 50, 000 dollar 2015 Dutch Open Grand Prix badminton tournament is won by Indian shuttler, Ajay Jayaram. Jayaram defeated Estonia’s Raul Must by 21 - 12, 21 - 18 score in the title. He deafened this title with this… (122 more words) …

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    About PNB: Founded in 1894, it is an Indian financial services company based in New Delhi, India. It is the third largest bank in India in terms of asset. The bank is ranked 248th biggest bank in the world… (246 more words) …

  • Oct 12, 2015
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    About the Winning: The Indo - Swiss pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis has won the 2015 Women’s Doubles Title of China Open. In the final match played in Beijing the pair defeated the Chinese pair of Yung -… (110 more words) …

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    Resignation: Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has resigned from office by submitting his resignation to President Ram Baran Yadav. He has resigned to give way to Parliament to elect new Prime Minister and government as per country’s new Constitution… (115 more words) …

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    About the case: Vodafone, British telecom giant has the transfer pricing tax dispute case against Indian Income Tax authorities which came into their favour by Bombay high court. Vodafone India had challenged the order of the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal… (148 more words) …

  • Oct 9, 2015
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    About Svetlana Alexievich: She was born on 31st May 1948. She hails from Ukraine. She has done her graduation in Journalism from the Belarusian State University. She has worked for several local newspapers as a reporter. In 1976 she… (181 more words) …

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    About Shiva Thapa: He was born on 8th December 1993. He hails from Guwahati in Assam. He is an Indian Boxer. He was a part of 2012 London Olympics and was the youngest to get selected. He was the… (132 more words) …

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    About Indian Air Force: It was established in 1932. It is also known as Bharatiya Vayu Sena. It is the important part of the Indian Security Forces and is World’s 4th Largest Airforce. Its primary role is to safeguard… (159 more words) …

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    About National Dialogue Quartet: It is group of 4 organizations namely 1. Tunisian General Labour Union 2. Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts 3. Tunisian Human Rights League 4. Tunisian Order of Lawyers.

    • It was established in 2013 after… (157 more words) …
  • Oct 8, 2015
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    About the winners: Tomas Lindahl, Paul Modrich and Aziz Sancar have jointly won 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has chosen these three for their work on systematic studies of DNA repair. Their work has provided… (239 more words) …

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    About FIFA: It was established on 21st May in 1904. It is the international federation for football association. It is the chief body responsible for international football tournaments. It has control over the decision making involving the authorities in… (154 more words) …

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    About Project Neeranchal: It is a watershed management project. It is supported by World Bank. This project will help in accessing irrigation to every farmland (Har Khet Ko Pani) and help to reach the aim of Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai… (189 more words) …

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    About Hoesung Lee: He was born on 31st December 1945. He hails from South Korea. He has done his BA in economics from Seoul National University and his PhD from Rutgers University. He has formerly been one of the… (297 more words) …

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    About Supreme Court: It was established in 1937. It is the main legal and final court of appeal under the constitution of India. It is located in New Delhi. About Voluntary use of Aadhar Card: Aadhar card cannot be used… (117 more words) …

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    प्रस्तावना -ऐसे तो हमारे भारत में अनेक प्रकार के भ्रष्टाचार व घूसघोरी होती रहती है। पर अब जो 2015 में राजस्थान का यह घूसकांड सामने आया है वह अब तक का सबसे बड़ा महाघूसकांड है। यह महाघूसकांड कोई साधारण नहीं… (1793 more words) …

  • Oct 7, 2015
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    प्रस्तावना: - वैसे तो प्रधानमंत्री जी की विदेश यात्रा का दौरा अब भी जारी है थमा नहीं क्योंकि वे चाहते हर प्रकार से हमारे देश में कुछ ऐसा हो जिससे हमारा देश विकास की राह में बढ़ सके इसलिए वे… (1868 more words) …

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    प्रस्तावना: - मक्का में हुआ हादसा कोई पहली घटना नहीं है जिसमें भीड़ अनियंत्रित हुई हो और भगदड़ के कारण सैकड़ों की जानें गई हों। अन्य देशों और भारत में भी ऐसी दुर्घटनाएं होती रहती हैं। विशेषज्ञों का कहना है… (1559 more words) …

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    प्रस्तावना: - किसी भी देश के लिए यह एक आदर्श स्थिति जब होती है तब वह अधिकांश कमोडिटीज और दूसरी जरूरत की चीजों के लिए आयात पर निर्भर न हो। विशेषकर खाद्यान्न उत्पादन में। पर हकीकत में आत्मनिर्भरता का यह… (1480 more words) …

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    About Vijay Dahiya: He was born on 10th May 1973. He was born in Delhi. He is a former Indian Cricketer. He was a right handed batsman and wicket keeper. He played for Delhi in the year 1993 -… (99 more words) …

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    About KISAN Project: This project will help in the use of satellites, drones (unmanned aerial vehicles) and other geospatial technology to collect crop yield data and to repair the damage caused by natural calamities. Drones will help in taking high… (212 more words) …

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    About INS Astradharani Warship: It is the Indian Navy’s first initially designed and built Torpedo Launch and Recovery Vessel. It is advanced replacement for INS Astravahini which was in use for Indian Navy till July 2015. The design built is… (148 more words) …

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    About Sergey Karjakin: He was born on 12th January 1990. He hails from Ukraine and later moved to Russia. He is also called as Sergey Alexandrovich Karjakin. He is a Ukrainian - born Russian Chess grandmaster. He is a… (125 more words) …

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    About Takaaki Kajita: Takaaki Kajita was born in 1959. He is a Japanese physicist and he is well - known for neutrino experiments at the Kamiokande and its inheritor Super - Kamiokande.

    Image of Takaaki Kajita

    Image of Takaaki Kajita

    Nobel Prize in Physics… (251 more words) …