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[Strategy] UPSC Civil Service Exam (Part 2 of 5) : Notes, Newspapers and Books

From the previous Act I, I hope you’ve understood the mindset our Blood Enemy (UPSC). Now it is time to gather and sharpen weapons required to defeat him. Act II: Weapons of Mass Destruction Weapon#5: Your Own notes Types of Notes #1: Notes on [...]

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[Misc.GK] Persons in News (2012-13), Sports, Books, Awards for SSC-CGL, SBI-PO, UPSC-CSAT

Introduction Drawing the line International (Political) International (Non political) Indian in India (Non political) Indian Diaspora abroad Sports Tennis Sports Mascots Books/Literature Nobel-2012 Nobel winners associated with India Astro Beauty Clichéd Introduction The previous list of [PIN] Persons in News (2011-12) was given in [...]


(September 2013) Write Articles, Win Books +Free Notes as “Consolation” prize for everyone

Update 1st October: Competition is closed, Deadline is over, and Result has been announced. Click me The Competition & Prizes Technical Requirements Topic Requirements Language Requirements Good Faith Where to send the article? About the Books to Win #1: CSAT Paper II (Aptitude) Manual [...]


(October 2013) Write Articles, Win World History Books +Free Notes as “Consolation” prize for everyone, 25th Oct last date to submit

Technical Requirements Where to send the article? Topic Requirements: Language Requirements: Good Faith About the World History books Jain and Mathur: A History of the Modern World Norman Lowe: Mastering Modern World History Arjun Dev: History of the World FAQ After the grand success [...]

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[PIN 2013] Persons in News, Committees, Summits, Awards, Books, Authors, Sports, Places, current compilation for IBPS-PO/MT,CAPF,CDS,SSC

Prologue [PIN] Indian Politics, Constitutional, Statutory, Bureaucrats National commissions Committees Commissions Task forces Defense International Relations (IR) [IR] Summits/Treaties 2013 [IR-PIN] Prez/PM of Foreign countries [IR-PIN] Diaspora/ Indians awarded abroad Economy: Regulators/Top Bodies [News] Economy related [News] Infra related Schemes [News]Polity Civilian Awards/Achievements [...]

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(Nov-2013) Write Articles, Win IR/Diplomacy Books +Free Notes as “Consolation” prize for everyone, 25th Nov last date to submit

Update: competition over and result has been declared. click me to see it Technical Requirements Where to send the article? Topic Requirements Language Requirements: Good Faith Requirements: About the IR/Diplomacy Book Prizes Peu Ghosh Shashi Tharoor VP Dutt FAQ After the grand success of writing [...]

[Answerkey] CDS(II)2013: Polity, International Affairs, Misc.GK, PIN, Books, Sports: MCQs analysis & answers with explanations

Prologue Polity in CDS Basics (Preamble, FR, DPSP, FD) Emergency related Judiciary related Union related Non-Constitutional bodies Misc./current International Affairs+defense related Misc.GK/Persons in News Music/Movies (4) Dead(2) Books Authors(1) Prologue so far in the analysis and answerkey of of Combine Defense service 2013 exam: Topic 2013(II) Geography+Environment 23+6 done click [...]


(January 2014): Write Articles Win Books for prelim, mains and interview, PLUS free notes for everyone – 26th Jan last date to submit

Prologue Technical Requirements Where to send the article? Topic Requirements [Other category] Language Requirements: Good Faith Requirements: Prizes to Win Three books on Freedom Struggle (Bipin, Sumit, Rajiv) TMH General Studies Manual (English) Gandhi: A life (NBT) Separate author page for constant contribution [...]

CDS- Trend of last 3 Exams

[Answerkey] CDS-2014: Economy, Current affairs, PIN, Sports, Books, IR, Defence MCQ solved with explanation

CDS (I) 2014: overall Analysis Span of current affairs Economy MCQs solved with explanation Business / labour related [4MCQ] Taxation related [1MCQ] Poverty, inflation, planning [3MCQ] Misc.GK: authors vs concept [1MCQ] International relation/IR related [5MCQ] Defense related [3MCQ] PIN: Persons in News [5MCQ] [...]

[PIN-2014] Part 5/6: Books, Authors, Movies awards & Beauty Pageants

Prologue to six part Article series Books and Authors Book /arts Prizes Films related Oscars 2014 (86th annual Academy Awards) National film award (61st) IIFA 2014 Beauty Pageants Prologue to six part Article series Total six parts covering December 2013 to 8th June 2014- nearly [...]

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[PIN-Sept] Part 2/3: Books, Authors, Business GK

Books and Authors Movies Stamps of 8 musicians BusinessGK Android One Pharmaceutical Books and Authors only those in news for Sep-2014. For the bigger list, check earlier article under [PIN-2014] click me. A. Sivathanu Pillai The path unexplored – success mantra of BrahMos. He is the ex-CEO [...]

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[PIN-Oct] Part-2/3: Booker Prize 2014, Books, Disasters & Places in News

Booker Prize 2014 for Fiction Other Books in news Disasters in News Days in News Places in News: 2014-October West Bengal Delhi Telengana Karnataka Other states Tribes in News Booker Prize 2014 for Fiction Australia’s Richard Flanagan wins Man Booker prize 2014. His novel: [...]