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  • Planning Commission renamed "Neeti Ayog"India's Planning Commission will be renamed "Neeti Ayog"as part of a plan to restructure the institution that the government believes has run its course.The name, replacing "Yojana (planning)" with "Neeti (policy)" will be announced in an amended res...
  • CURRENT AFFAIR | Daily GK Update 31 DECEMBER 2014
    on Jan 1, 2015 in CURRENT-AFFAIRS gk-updates
    1. Palestinian statehood resolution fails at UNSCi. The UN Security Council has failed to adopt a Palestinian statehood resolution that set a deadline for the withdrawal of Israeli forces from Palestinian territories by 2017.ii. The long-anticipated...
  • QUANT QUIZ | Competitive Exam Practice Set of Quant
    on Dec 31, 2014 in QUANT-QUIZ
    1. An orange vendor makes a profit of 20% by selling oranges at certain price. If he charges Rs.     1.2 higher per orange he would gain 40%. Find the original price at which he sold an orange.a) RS. 5.6b) Rs. 7.2c) Rs. 4.8d) Rs. 8e) None o...
  • CURRENT AFFAIR | 29-DECEMBER-2014
    on Dec 30, 2014 in CURRENT-AFFAIRS
    Here we post the CURRENT AFFAIR on the DAILY BASIS .....1. Congress marks 130th Foundation Dayi. The Congress celebrated its 130th Foundation Day on Sunday as the party marked the occasion in a low-key manner.ii. Party president Sonia Gandhi unfurled...
  • ENGLISH QUIZ | FOR COMPETITIVE EXAMS PRACTICE
    on Dec 30, 2014 in English-Practice-Set English-Quiz
    Directions(1-10): In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate...
  • ENGLISH QUIZ
    on Dec 29, 2014 in English Quiz
    For ques (1-5): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence, the letter of that part will be the answer. If there is no error, mark (E) as the answer. (Ignore err...
  • GENERAL KNOWLEDGE
    on Dec 29, 2014 in GK UPDATES
    Here we are providing you the latest GK Questions asked in Currently held Government exams..........So, there is the list of questions that you all must read so that you can easily learn the pattern that the exam follows.....BEST OF LUCK2019 cricket...
  • QUANT QUIZ
    on Dec 22, 2014 in QUANT-QUIZ
    Directions What should come in place of question marks (?) in the following questions?1. 1/8 + 1/6 = ?(1) 5/22  (2) 7/24   (3) 3/26(4) 9/28  (5) None of these2. √(?) ÷ 16 × 24 = 186(1) 14884 (2) 13924 (3) 15376(4) 15876 (5) No...
  • List of Important Organizations and their Headquarters
    on Dec 22, 2014 in gk-updates
    Hey there is the List of Important Organizations and their Headquarters , which were being asked in various competitive exams now a day  . This list will be helpful for your upcoming competitive exams . We sorted the names based on the Headquart...
  • CURRENT AFFAIR UPDATE FOR 13 DECEMBER 2014
    on Dec 15, 2014 in CURRENT-AFFAIRS
    1. Dineshwar Sharma has been appointed as the next chief of Intelligence Bureau(IB). i.  A 1979-batch IPS officer of Kerala cadre known for keeping a low profile. ii. Sharma is heading the crucial counter-surveillance of IB and is credited with...
  • CURRENT AFFAIR QUESTIONS ASKED IN 2014 GOVERNMENT EXAMS
    on Dec 13, 2014 in CURRENT-AFFAIRS
      1. 150 km missile launched by DRDO recently – Prithvi2. 2015 Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting will be held in – Malta3. 24th ASEAN summit venue – Nay Pyi Taw4. A Scheme named Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent...
  • India's Mars Orbiter Mission / Mangalyan Details23 IMPORTANT POINTS THAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT MOM(MARS ORBITER MANGALYAN) The Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), also called as Mangalyaan (Mangalyan is an unofficial name)This program is run by ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization)Manufactured by...
  • CURRENT AFFAIR QUIZ FOR OCTOBER MONTHHello friends! If you are looking for Current Affairs for October 2014 then no need to search anymore because this page is providing you Current Affairs October 2014 with questions and answers.QUIZ 1. India and China agreed to open a new route f...
  • QUIZ On Currency & Capital
    on Oct 24, 2014 in General Knowledge QUIZ
    1. Which among the following countries is not the members of EU but use the EURO as currency?(1) Croatia (2) Romania (3) San Marino (4) Panama(5) Bulgaria 2. Which among the following countries is the members of EU (European...
  • QUIZ-General Knowledge Questions1. 13th Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas 2015 will be held in ____? ?1) Bangalore 2) Kochi 3) New Delhi 4) Mumbai 5) Gandhi Nagar2. Recently H.L. Dattu sworn in as new...
  • DISEASES CAUSED BY BACTERIA AND VIRUSEFollowing are the list of Disease and their Causing Agent in which you learn about the viruses and bacteria which are the major factor of disease. In the below table their are 37 types of diseases which are commonly found in your nearby area.
  • UPSC-2015| EXAM DETAILS,CALENDAR,ELIGIBILITY
    on Oct 23, 2014 in IAS-EXAM UPSC-2015
    About UPSC Civil Services ExaminationUnion Public Services Commission (UPSC) conducts its UPSC Prelims and Mains examination for recruitment to IAS, IPS, IFS Group 'A' and some Group 'B' services. Read the entire list of services here. Find out about...
  • CURRENT AFFAIR UPDATE 22 OCTOBER 20141. India wins UNHRC re-election; PM expresses joy i. In a significant victory, India was re-elected to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC)from 2015-17, receiving the highest number of votes in the Asia-Pacific group. ii. India is currently a member o...
  • CURRENT AFFAIR UPDATED 21 OCTOBER 20141. M. L. Khattar to be next Haryana Chief Ministeri. Manohar Lal Khattar was on Tuesday unanimously elected Leader of the BJP Legislature Party, paving the way for his becoming the first Chief Minister of the BJP in Haryana.ii. 60-year-old Mr. Khatta...
  • CURRENT AFFAIR UPDATE 19 - 20 OCTOBER
    on Oct 21, 2014 in CURRENT-AFFAIRS
    1. Joko Widodo is the new Indonesian President i. Joko Widodo was inaugurated as Indonesia's new President om Monday, facing the challenges of rebooting a slowing economy and working with a potentially hostile opposition that has already landed some...
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