2016: Point-Wise CA and GS Articles

  • Jan 18, 2016
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    Marat Mubinovich Safin was born on 27th January, 1980 in Moscow, Russia. He is a Russian retired tennis player and also a politician. He won two Grand Slam tournaments and reached the world no. 1 ranking during his career.… (191 more words) …

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    About winning of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis: Ace Indian tennis player Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis have won the 2016 WTA Apia International title in the women’s doubles category. In the final match played at Sydney,… (152 more words) …

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    About the Juvenile Justice Act: The Juvenile Justice which is a Care and Protection of Children Act, 2015 came into force from 15th January 2016. In this regard, Union Ministry of Woman and Child Development has issued orders for… (186 more words) …

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    Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy have announced that the 5, 000 Mega Watt (MW) mark capacity has been crossed by the grid-connected solar power generation of India. At the moment, Government has set aspiring plan to achieve 175… (98 more words) …

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    The action plan for the ‘Start-up India, Stand-up India’ has been released by the PM Narendra Modi in New Delhi. This launch is aims to increase startup ventures in the country and give motivation to innovation and encourage the talent… (203 more words) …

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    To improve watershed management in rural rain fed areas, Union Government has signed a loan agreement with World Bank for the Neeranchal National Watershed Project. This lone amount will used to maintain the watershed activities of the Pradhan Mantri Krishi… (166 more words) …

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    The prestigious $50, 000 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature has been won by Indian writer Anuradha Roy for her novel ‘Sleeping on Jupiter’. Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has awarded her with prize and a unique trophy in… (200 more words) …

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    About SBI InCube: SBI InCube branch will provide the definite financial needs by providing suggested services to the potential tycoons’ under one roof. It will contribute start-ups in cash management, regulations, taxation, mentoring, foreign exchange and remittances and other financial… (155 more words) …

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    About ‘Sahayog – Kaijin 2016’ exercise: ‘Sahayog – Kaijin 2016’ exercise is the 15th edition of bilateral exercise by the Indian Coast Guard and its Japanese counterpart. ‘Sahayog – Kaijin 2016’ has begun off the coast of Chennai, Tamil… (121 more words) …

  • Jan 18, 2016
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    About IISER: IISER stands for Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research. It is a group of most leading science education and research institutes in India. These institutions have been declared asinstitutions of national importance by Act of Parliament.

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    British actor Alan Rickman passed away in London, England at age of 69 due to cancer. About Alan Rickman: Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman was born on 21st February 1946. He was an actor and director of English films. He… (175 more words) …

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    Indian Army Day is celebrated every year on 15th January in India. This year it will be the 68th Indian Army Day. Significance of Day: On this day, Lt. General Kodandera Madappa Cariappa became the first Indian Commander-in-Chief… (123 more words) …

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    R. Shivakumar is the chairman of Kumar Group of companies which was established in 1976. He is chairman at Bengaluru of Kumar Group of companies. Kumar Group is working in locating, developing and executing good quality measurement granite rough blocks… (155 more words) …

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    About the festival Makar Sankranti: Makar Sankranti is a kite’s festival celebrated in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and many other countries. Makar Sankranti marks the conversion of the sun into the astrological sign of Makara means Capricorn on its cosmic path.… (146 more words) …

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    About the agreement in the field of health: The Union Cabinet agreed for the Memorandum of Understanding between India and Maldives on cooperation in the field of Health. The MoU was signed to ease of greater support between both the… (114 more words) …

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    About International Energy Agency ‘Ocean Energy Systems’: The Ocean Energy Systems is an international association provider between countries. It works under structure established by theInternational Energy Agency in Paris in 2001.

    • It was needed to develop this technology cooperation to… (167 more words) …
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    About Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana: PMFBY is a crop insurance scheme aimed to improve the farming sector in India. It is beneficial to farmers and it is aimed to decrease the premium problem of farmers and certify early clearance… (148 more words) …

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    प्रस्तावना: -साहित्य समाज का दर्पण होता है। सामयिक परिदृश्य को सामने रखता है। सियासत और साहित्य के बीच कांग्रेस के वरिष्ठ नेता पी. चिदंबरम ने सलमान रश्दी की किताब ’द सेटेनिक वर्सेज’ पर पाबंदी के 27 साल बाद, इसे गलती… (1667 more words) …

  • Jan 13, 2016
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    To set up a world class naval facility in the state Reliance Defence Ltd (RDL) has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Andhra Pradesh Government. Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh N. Chandrababu Naidu has announced it during the CII Partnership… (190 more words) …

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    The language of weather forecasting has been changed by the India Meteorological Department (IMD). And they also have re-defined terms which are not scientifically detailed in weather forecasting. For that IMD has given official notification, in order to avoid communication… (227 more words) …

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    The Supreme Court will give notification to the Union Government for lifting ban on traditional bull taming sport Jallikattu during the festival of Pongal in Tamil Nadu. And for this the apex court rejected the request of Union Ministry of… (337 more words) …

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    To fast track the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail Corridor Union Government has established a committee. The main task of this committee is to interact with the Japanese counterpart for taking further steps in implementation of Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail Corridor.

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    Executive Officer (CEO) from current post Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the company. He will replace Sachin Bansal (since inception of company) because he is appointed as newly-created post of Executive Chairman of the company. Binny Bansal will now provide… (94 more words) …

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    By introduce compulsory gender education at the graduate level, Telangana has become the first State in India to introduce it. For this state government has introduced fluent textbook ‘Towards a World of Equals’ on a pilot basis in engineering colleges… (165 more words) …

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    Maria Teresa de Filippis the first female F1 (Formula One) driver has passed away on 8 January 2016 in Italy at the age of 89 years. She was the first female pioneer in motor racing. Motor racing is a sport… (122 more words) …

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    David Bowie a Music Legend passed away on 10 January 2015 in New York, United States following a battle with liver cancer at the age of 69 years. He was one of the most significant musicians of 1970s. He was… (146 more words) …

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    The 2016 FIFA Ballon d’Or Award has been wan by Barcelona FC forward Lionel Messi from Argentina. And with this he has created history by winning this title of world’s best football player for five times. He has won this… (115 more words) …

  • Jan 13, 2016
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    January 12 is being observed as National Youth Day in India to mark a birth anniversary of social reformer, philosopher and thinker Swami Vivekananda. To celebrate the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda numbers of functions are being organized in India.… (157 more words) …

  • Jan 11, 2016
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    प्रस्तावना: - बेशक हमने एक साल में प्रधानमंत्री मोदी जी के नेतृत्व खूब काम किया हो । चाहे मामला पर्यावरण-पहाड़ बचाने का हो या समाज में जागरुकता लाने का, भ्रष्टाचार पर नकेल कसने का हो या पीड़ितों को राहत पहुंचाने… (1985 more words) …

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    प्रस्तावना: - दूरसंचार के एक मंत्री दयानिधि 2004 से 2007 तक मंत्री रहे। मंत्री पद जाने के बाद 323 टेलीफोन लाइनें निजी इस्तेमाल के लिए लगवा लीं। उन्होंने चेन्नई टेलीफोंस के सीजीएम के नाम से गोपनीय नंबर लिए। नंबरों की… (1921 more words) …