General: Point-Wise CA and GS Articles 2017 (Including PIB)

  • Sep 18, 2017
  • मुक्त व्यापार: - पश्चिम देशों ने व्यापार विस्तार करने और विकासशील देशों के संसाधनों का दोहन करने के मकसद से विश्व व्यापार संगठन का गठन कर मुक्त व्यापार के समझौते किए। लेकिन, चीन सहित कई विकासशील देशों ने सस्ती श्रम… (8169 more words) …

  • परमाणु हथियार: - 6 बार तबाही की दर से लौटी दुनिया। करगिल युद्ध के दौरान जनरल परवेज मुशर्रफ भारत पर परमाणु हमला करने की तैयारी में थे। वही एक अमरीकी सैन्य कमांडर (सेनाध्यक्ष) ने कहा यदि राष्ट्रपति ट्रंप कह… (9039 more words) …

  • May 22, 2017
  • प्रस्तावना: -तीन तलाक का विरोध करने के लिए लोग अलग-अलग तरीके अपना रहे हैं, केंद्र की नरेंद्र मोदी सरकार ने सुप्रीम कोर्ट (सर्वोच्च न्याय सभा) में जारी इस संबंध में दायर केस (प्रकरण) की सुनवाई में सरकार का पक्ष साफ… (4277 more words) …

  • May 7, 2017
  • Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna passed away at 70 on April 27, 2017. The actor breathed his last at HN Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre Khanna was suffering from bladder cancer. Veteran actor and Member of Parliament Vinod Khanna who… (227 more words) …

  • Mar 17, 2017
  • सिलिकॉन चिप: -सेल्फ (स्वयं) ड्राइविंग (चालन योग्यता/महान शक्ति रखते हुए) कारों पर लगातार नए प्रयोग चल रहे हैं एप के जरिये टैक्सी (किराए की मोटर) सेवा चलाने वाली कंपनी (जनसमूह) उबर ने पिट्‌सबर्ग, अमेरिका में ट्रायल के बाद 14… (6825 more words) …

  • चीन: -चीन ने एक और चालाकी भरी चाल चली है। उसने ग्वादर बंदरगाह और चीन-पाक इकोनॉमिक कॉरिडोर (अर्थशास्त्रीय गलियारा) (सीपीईसी) के तहत आने वाले व्यापारिक मार्गो की सुरक्षा के लिए पाकिस्तान की नौसेना को दो पोत दिए हैं। एक पाकिस्तान… (6726 more words) …

  • Jan 10, 2017
  • प्रस्तावना:- कालजयी उपन्यास ’चंद्रकांता संतति’ की पटकथा के समान सियासी दांव-पेचों में रहस्य और रोमांच परत-दर-परत उलझता जाता है। नेताओं के रोग व मौत को छिपाने तथा उजागर करने के पीछे एक पूरी कवायद होती है। इतिहास गवाह है… (1737 more words) …

  • जापान:- पिछले साल जापान की होटलों में इंसानी कर्मचारीगण के स्थान पर जब रोबोटिक कर्मचारीगण के काम करने की खबरें आईं थीं, तभी से आशंका हो गई थी कि इनसे बड़ा खतरा हो सकता है। ऐसा इसलिए क्योंकि उस होटल… (4915 more words) …

  • Jan 5, 2017
  • Google dedicated a Doodle to mark the 186th birth anniversary of India’s 19th century social reformer Savitribai Jyotirao Phule. She was a social reformer and poet. She has been given recognition in the list of important figures in Maharashtra’s social… (177 more words) …

  • Jan 4, 2017
  • Bunkar Mitra helpline started functioning now. The helpline is meant to extend professional expertise to distressed handloom weavers. The helpline was launched by the Union Textiles Minister Zubin Irani on the occasion of Good Governance Day.

    Handloom Helpline Centre by Ministry of Textiles

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  • Dec 9, 2016
  • Printing ink and other harmful carcinogenic chemicals used in newspaper for food packaging is harmful or unhealthy.  The central food regulator restricted use of newspapers and cardboard boxes for packaging food items. Seek to update you about the recent initiatives… (258 more words) …

  • Dec 5, 2016
  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalitha has been in the hospital from past few months due to a severe health condition. Recently she had a heart attack in the hospital. From then her health condition deteriorated seriously.

    Jayalalithaa’s death was confirmed by Apollo Hospitals

    Jayalalithaa’s death was confirmed… (225 more words) …

  • Dec 4, 2016
  • Pune-based theoretical astrophysicist Thanu Padmanabhan has won decade-long bet with a physicist from New Zealand, David Wiltshire, regarding the nature of dark energy.The terms and conditions of the wager were that if Wiltshire won, he would be given a clock… (249 more words) …

  • Nov 28, 2016
  • India hosted the golden jubilee 50th anniversary celebrations of United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) in New Delhi. President Pranab Mukherjee gave the opening address at international conference of the golden jubilee celebrations of UNCITRAL.

    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law

    United Nations… (164 more words) …

  • The 51st Annual Conference of Directors-General of Police of States was held at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy (SVPNPA) in Hyderabad, Telangana. It was attended by around 100 DGPs of states, Director Generals of Central paramilitary forces and… (161 more words) …

  • Sep 6, 2017
  • Terrorist activity targeted Shopian Paramilitary Convoy in Kashmir on 10th October 2016. Three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldiers and five civilians were injured in this attack at a CRPF convoy in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.… (283 more words) …

  • Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh announced that India-Pakistan border will be completely sealed by December 2018. It is an extensive plan to monitor India’s frontier security. Union Home Minister held meeting with representatives of 4 states sharing border with Pakistan… (273 more words) …

  • The 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) will be hosted by India in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) at New Delhi from November 3 to 5, 2016. India is hosting this… (210 more words) …

  • MS Sahoo a Financial markets expert was appointed as the Chairman of Union Finance Ministry constituted four-member Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI). Serve as chairperson of IBBI for five years till 2021.

       Image of MS Sahoo

    Image of MS Sahoo

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  • Aug 12, 2017
  • State Bank of India (SBI) India’s largest lender will be set up its foreign branch in Yangon, the capital city of Myanmar - SBI became the first domestic bank to open a branch in Myanmar.

    • Yangon the 54th foreign… (238 more words) …
  • Sep 6, 2017
  • Murga has won the first prize at the Swachh Bharat Short Film Festival (SBSFF).Directed by young filmmaker Katyayan Shivpuri from Maharashtra.Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu honored Katyayan with award, certificate and cash prize of 10 lakhs rupees.… (217 more words) …

  • Udupi Ramachandra Rao a former ISRO Chairman and space scientist was inducted in the Hall of Fame of International Astronautical Federation (IAF) at the closing ceremony of the 67th IAF Congress 2016 held at Guadalajara, Mexico. He is renowned for… (224 more words) …

  • Jharkhand is India’s first state to implement Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) Scheme for Kerosene Public Distribution System. Four districts are selected under the scheme given below it:

    1. Chatra
    2. Hazaribagh
    3. Khunti
    4. Jamtara

    The scheme will be implemented from 1st October… (202 more words) …

  • Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh’s urban areas are declared open defecation free (ODF) by the Union Urban Development Ministry on second anniversary of the Swachh Bharat Mission and 147th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on October 2, 2016. These two… (220 more words) …

  • Progress Panchayat will connect minority’s communities, especially Muslims to make the special policies, programmes and schemes related to education, health, and employment and eliminate their fear and misgivings with the government.

    Location of Mewat Haryana

    Location of Mewat Haryana

    Location of Mewat Haryana

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  • 9 Island from Andaman & Nicobar (4) and Lakshadweep (5) are selected to boost the tourism under the Niti Aayog master plan.These include azure seas, white coral beaches of Lakshadweep, and the tropical lushness of Andaman & Nicobar. This decision… (206 more words) …

  • The Indian Government has decided to suspend all further talks on India-Pakistan Indus Waters Treaty. This was decided in a meeting headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the aftermath of the Uri attack.

    National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval,… (259 more words) …

  • India’s first ever inter-State river interlinking project Crore Ken-Betwa gets approval of the National Board for Wildlife (NBWL). At the meeting of NBWL which was chaired by Anil Madhav Dave Minister of State (MoS) for Environment and Forests. It will… (229 more words) …

  • Aug 18, 2017
  • 27 cities have been selected by the Union Ministry of Urban Development from 12 States for the third phase of  Smart Cities Mission based on the scores of the Smart City Challenge competition in which total 63 cities had participated.… (264 more words) …

  • Aug 31, 2017
  • ‘e-Trans’ & ‘DEEP’ e-bidding web portals has been launched by the Union Power Ministry of State (IC) for Power, Coal New & Renewable Energy and Mines Shri Piyush Goyal for electronic bidding and e-reverse auction of tariff-based electricity transmission projects… (218 more words) …

  • 7th pay commission - Hit’s & Misses The Cabinet approved recommendations of the Seventh Pay Commission on pay and pensions in a decision that will boost consumption by putting extra disposable income in the hands of the central government’s 4.7… (652 more words) …

  • Aug 18, 2017
  • From 1st June 2016 the Income Declaration Scheme 2016 or four month window for announcement of domestic black money shall come into effect. The window offers an occasion to all people who have not professed income properly in former… (195 more words) …

  • Sep 6, 2017
  • At the United States national level an Indian American Sikh woman Harmeet Kaur Dhillon (47) from California was elected to an important position in the Republican Party. And with this she elected as the most recent national committee woman, a… (224 more words) …

  • Aug 8, 2017
  • An innovative mobile application named e-voter with comprehensive details about the forthcoming 2016 Assembly polls in Kerala by the Election Commission of India (ECI). The app is imagined for voters’ simplification for search in electoral roll, information concerning candidates, location… (213 more words) …

  • New United Nation’s University Council is Indian academician Radha Kumar along with other 11 people by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, she will serve for terms of either three or six years and shall express its principles and policies, consider and… (192 more words) …

  • India’s Deepika Kumari has reached to the equivalent of world record in Women’s Recurve event at the qualifying stage of Archery World Cup held in Shanghai, China with recorded a score of 686 out of 720 to finish 1st… (218 more words) …

  • Lobsang Sangey (48) is re-elected for consecutive term as the Prime Minister of Tibetan government-in-exile. The Tibetan election officials have announced result of election in the northern Indian town of Dharmsala which is the headquarters of the government-in-exile.

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