Tag - 11

Daily Current Affairs, 11 November 2016

Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.   Smart India Hackathon 2017   Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar recently inaugurated the world’s largest digital national building initiative “Smart [...]

[RAS-2016] Prelim Result & Cutoff declared within 18 days of conducting exam! 11,046 qualified for Mains stage

Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) has declared of preliminary exam for Rajasthan State Administrative services (RAS) and subordinate services. Total 11,046 candidates qualified for Mains. Click me to see PDF file containing roll number of successful candidates. Cutoff they’ve already declared; Marks and [...]

UPSC INTERVIEW TRANSCRIPT (11) 2015-16: Aravind Saxena Board

Name- Pavankumar.G.Giriyappanavar. Date-28/04/2016 Morning session Duration-30-35 minutes Board- Mr.Aravind Saxena Board I was Second candidate to be interviewed. P.S– I have tried to reproduce answers as I have answered in interview. But it can’t be the same. I have tried to mention the core ideas, concepts based on which I [...]

Convention on Biodiversity CBD

[EnB] Convention on Biodiversity CBD: Prologue to Cartagena, Nagoya, Aichi, COP-11

What is UNEP? Earth Summit? What is the connection between UNEP and Earth Summit? Kids of Earth Summit What is Convention on Biodiversity CBD? What does CBD want? Objective#1: Protect Biodiversity Where is the money? How does CBD work? Mock Questions What is UNEP? [...]


[Environment] COP 11 – Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), Hyderabad 2012 Outcomes, Bushmeat, Empty Jungle syndrome

Intro COP Conferences under CBD India and CBD COP11(HYDCBD): Outcomes/ Agreements #1: CASH #2: Ocean #3 Online forum #4: Bushmeat #5: Champions and their pledges #6: Nagoya Ratification #7:Misc Intro When it comes to environment protection, climate change, wildlife protection, there are multiple conventions [...]


[Mock Test#4] NCERT Class 11 (All Subjects) 100 MCQs from History, Geography, Science, Environment for UPSC Prelims

Instructions Q1 to 25 Q25 to 50 Q51 to 75 Q76 to 100 Answerkey for NCERT Test#3: Instructions NCERT Test No. 3 by Venkat Sir of Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU) UPSC Study centre, Gandhinagar, Gujarat. 100 questions from NCERT Class 11 (All subjects) [...]

CAPF Answerkey Polity 2015

CAPF Answerkey 2015: Polity Questions solved with Explanations, 11 out 19 from Laxmikanth, Focus on GK

Observations on Polity Questions Committees The Union (Prez, PM, Parliament) Constitutional / Statutory Bodies Polity terms Articles & Schedules Rights issues Making of Constitution Observations on Polity Questions Total 19 MCQs, 11 of them could be solved directly from Indian Polity by M.Laxmikanth (English) [...]

CAPF Answerkey Economy & Chemistry

CAPF Answerkey 2015: Economy & Science Answerkey with explanation- Shift towards 11-12 Sci.NCERTs

Observations: Science portion (16 Qs) Physics (1) Chemistry (12) Biology (3) Observations: Economy Portion (8 Qs) Economy: BoP (1) Economy: Finance (2) Economy: Infra. & Govt (3) Economy: Historic trend (2) Observations: Science portion (16 Qs) A CAPF aspirant can afford to “play” with Aag, [...]