Environment/Ecology topics for UPSC 2015

Environment/Ecology topics for UPSC 2015: RhoDIS: RhoDIS (Rhino DNA Indexing System). This system is developed in South Africa and is in use in various african nations. Assam government is considering introducing RhoDIS (Rhino DNA Indexing System), a DNA-based forensic tool to probe and prosecute suspects involved cases of rhino poaching.Read More

Tiger Reserves in India – Environment/Ecology notes

Tiger Reserves in India- Environment/Ecology notes for UPSC,SSC etc. (As on 1st January 2015): Assam Kaziranga Tiger Reserve Manas Tiger Reserve Nameri Tiger Reserve Arunachal Pradesh Namdapha Tiger Reserve Pakhui Tiger Reserve Andhra Pradesh Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve Bihar Valmiki Tiger Reserve Chhattisgarh Achanakmar Tiger Reserve Indravati Tiger Reserves Udanti &Read More

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 14 July 2015

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 14 July 2015 World’s largest Cancer Registry System set up by China: The cancer registry system will contain data about cancer and tumor diseases of Chinese people. It records complete summary of cancer patient history including diagnosis, treatment and status of every cancer patient. However the registryRead More

RECRUITMENT OF ASSISTANTS – ORIENTAL INSURANCE

RECRUITMENT OF ASSISTANTS IN THE ORIENTAL INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED: Oriental Insurance Company Limited, invites applications from eligible Indian Citizens for recruitment of Assistants in Class III cadre. Following is the schedule of the various stages of Recruitment: Online Registration : 10.07.2015 to 28.07.2015 Payment of Application Fees : Online 10.07.2015Read More

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 12, 13 July 2015

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 12,13 July 2015 Novak Djokovic won the men’s singles title of Wimbledon 2015: Defending champion Novak Djokovic of Serbia won men’s singles title of Wimbledon. In the finals, Djokovic defeated Roger Federer of Switzerland 7-6, 6-7, 6-4, 6-3. This was his third Wimbledon title and 9thRead More

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 11 July 2015

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 11 July 2015 Indigenously developed surface-to-air Akash Missile inducted in IAF: Indigenously developed supersonic surface-to-air Akash Missile has been inducted in Indian Air Force (IAF). It should be noted that Akash missile already has been included in Indian Army. It was inducted in Army in MayRead More

World Geography Quiz Practice Test 6 (Europe-Political)

World Geography Quiz Practice Test 6 (Europe-Political) for UPSC Civil Services, SSC etc. World Geography Quiz Practice Test 6 contains World Geography questions and answers relevant to examinations like UPSC Civil Services, SSC, AFCAT, CDS etc. The following  World Geography Quiz for UPSC, SSC and other exams focuses on the PoliticalRead More

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 9, 10 July 2015

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 9, 10 July 2015 NDDB launched mobile app Pashu Poshan to boost dairy farmer’s income: The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB)  launched a mobile application named Pashu Poshan that will boost dairy farmers’ income by raising milk yield and cutting feed cost. The app will recommend aRead More