Some Very Important Books/Magazines and Their Authors – 1

Books Author Indian Struggle Subhash Chandra Bose Poverty and Un-British Rule in India Dadabhai Naoroji India Divided Rajendra Prasad India from Curzon to Nehru and After Durga Das The Indian Sociologist Shyamji Krishna Verma Incarcerated Sachindranath Sanyal Springing Tiger Hugh Toye The Wheel of History Ram Manohar Lohia Hind Swaraj Mahatma Gandhi India Wins Freedom …

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Important Summits/Events and their Venues

Events Venues Year 11th G20 Hangzhou (China) 2016 12th G20 Hamburg (Germany) 2017 13th G20 Buenos Aires (Argentina) 2018 14th G20 Osaka (Japan) 2019 15th G20 Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) 2020 Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Astana (Kazakhstan) 2017 Shangai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Qingdao (China)  2018 23rd Summer Olympics  Pyeongchang (South Korea) 2018 24th Summer Olympics  Beijing …

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Important Organisations Of the World and their Headquarters

UN Specialised Agencies : Organization Headquarters 1. Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Rome (Italy) 2. International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Rome (Italy) 3. International Monetary Fund (IMF) Washington, D.C. (USA) 4. World Bank Group  Washington D.C. (USA) 5. International Maritime Organisation (IMO) London (UK) 6. International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Montreal (Canada) 7. United …

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Important Reports/Index

Report/Index Agency India’s Rank Global Index of talent competitiveness INSEAD 92nd (2017) Corruption Perception Index Transparency International  79th (2016) Global Hunger Index International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) 100th (2017) World Press Freedom Index Reporters Without Borders 136th (2017 Ease of Doing Business World Bank  100th (2018) World Investment Report United Nations Conference for Trade …

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Assistant Conservator (Prelims) – 2017 Solution

1. Which of the following regions of India lies in the moderate danger risk zone of earthquakes? A. Kutch Region of Gujarat  B. Northern Punjab  C. South Eastern Rajasthan  D. Western Uttar Pradesh Answer : C 2. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched? Hotspring  State A. Bakreshwar  West Bengal  B. Gauri …

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Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

राजीव गाँधी खेल रत्न अवार्ड  राजीव गाँधी खेल रत्न अवार्ड खेल में प्राप्त की गयी उपलब्धियों के उपलक्ष्य में दिया जाने वाला भारत का सर्वोच्च सम्मान है।  इस सम्मान का नाम भारत के पूर्व प्रधान मंत्री स्वर्गीय श्री राजीव गाँधी के नाम पर रखा गया है।  इस अवार्ड की शुरुआत १९९१-९२ में की गयी थी।  इस …

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Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act

The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) is an Indian job guarantee scheme, enacted by legislation on 25 August 2005.  The scheme provides a legal guarantee for at least one hundred days of employment in every financial year to adult members of any household willing to do public work-related unskilled manual work at the statutory minimum wage of 120 per day …

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