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What is C++ ? An Introduction to programming with C++

  I am beginning a series of articles about C++ programming language. So lets begin with a simple C++ program as shown below. #include int main() { cout<<"My first C++ code"<<"\t"; // This is a C++ comment return 0; } This piece of code when executed, outputs a line of [...]


Creative Guidance – What is NLP? – Inspirational & Educative Articles

What is NLP? NLP stands for Neuro Linguistic Programming. As the name suggests it is a way of effecting change in individuals by using the power of language and our thinking process. NLP was co-founded by Richard Bandler through a unique process of modeling. Bandler started [...]

[Essay Tip for Newcomers] What to write & What not to write in Mains IAS exam?

Think for Thirty Minutes What *NOT* to write in an Essay? Provokative Essays Don’t get Personal (Cong.vs BJP) Quoting the Famous Quotes Padding with Fodder Material Suggested Reading Reading Books as a Hobby Related articles This is what I learned from my seniors and [...]

Greece sovereign debt crisis

[Economy] What If Greece Exits from Eurozone? Implications on Indian and World Economy

How does Government finance its operations? What is Sovereign Debt? What is Sovereign Debt Crisis? Why Greece has high Sovereign Debt? TimeLine of Events January 2010 February 2012: Auserity Bill May 2012: Elections in Greece What’s the EU Exit Rumor? consequences IF Greece [...]

[Aptitude] Product Consistency: If Sugar price increases then consumption should be Decreased by What %, Time-Speed-Distance problems, shortcuts for SSC, IBPS, CSAT, CAT

Case: Sugar Consumption Budget don’t change Case: Salary comparison: How much more or less? Case: Increased consumption absolute value Case: Apples price decrease absolute value Case: Time-Speed-Distance Mock questions Food for thought IF you want to master this method, then don’t just read the [...]

[Decision Making] What answer did UPSC like for CSAT 2011? non-evasive, non-pliant, upright

Important: CSAT 2012 official answerkeys have been uploaded on www.upsc.gov.in/exams/answerkeys/index.htm#PageTop Prologue Decisions Decisions Bad answers Good answers CSAt 2011: Decision Making Qs Boss did not inform you about meeting Local thug Can’t finish project Earthquake corruption Boat hire blackmail Vaccine for Gram Pradhan Homeless [...]

[ACIO] Result for ACIO 2013 exam declared, More than 3000 selected, call letters uploaded, interviews start from 13th January, What to prepare for interview

What to prepare for interview? Documents to bring in interview Proforma font problem Contact details/Helpdesk/RTI ACIO written exam was conducted in 15 September 2013. Result was declared few days back, but in case some of the players are still unaware: Successful Roll numbers: http://mha.nic.in/sites/upload_files/mha/files/WrittenResultOfACIO-IIEx-2013.pdf Call letters [...]

Nigvekar report- feedback from President CAG CIC

[Nigvekar] What Dr.Kalam, CAG, CIC & UPSC members told him + Age-attempt reduction arguments (Part 1 of 4)

Prologue [Input] From UPSC members: Rajni Razdan, Alka Sirohi, KK Paul [Input] UPSC members: IMG Khan & Lt.Gen Surinder Nath (retired) [Input] Dr.APJ Kalam [Input] Directors of LBSNAA, SVNPA, IIPM, NDA et al [Input] CIC Satyananda Mishra [Input] CAG Vinod Rai Why Reduce [...]

Map Industrial Corridors India

[PIB] 2014 March Week 1: What to Ignore, What to read? Schemes, Speeches, Conferences, Corridors, Mock Questions

Prologue What to Ignore from PIB (March 1 -7)? 1st March: Ignore this junk 2nd March: Ignore this junk 3rd March: Ignore this junk 4th March: Ignore this junk 5th March: Ignore this junk 6th March: Ignore this junk 7th March: Ignore this [...]

[United Nations] UN Security Sector Reforms (SSR): What & Why?

DONOT confuse this topic with UN Security council (Veto-body) reform. Background UN carter mandates every member to either troops or equivalent money in UN Peacekeeping operations (PKOs). The share depends on country’s economy & status in global governance. While developed countries usually send money, developing [...]

What are the peculiarities of land as a factor production ?

Ans. The peculiarities of land as an economic resource are given as follows (i) Gift of Nature- Although land. i~ a free gift of nature with limited and fixed supply, yet it is not available free 0f cost. Market price of land comes into existence [...]

What is a production system ? What are tire measures of labour productivity and cost productivity ?

Ans. Production System - A production system is the design process by which elements are transformed into useful products. A process is an organized procedure for accomplishing the conversion of input into output, as shown in fig. 5.3. Ans. There are the following types of [...]