23 Feb


1. DRISTHI — Civil Aviation
2. SAMANVAY — Rural Panchyats
3. DISHA — Digital Literacy (Bihar)
4. eMUDRA — Digital Signatures
5. eMIGRATE — Foreign Employee
6. NOWCAST — Insurance Web Portal
7. SPEEDPAY — BSNL Mobile Wallet
8. Vidhyalakshmi — Govt. For Education Loans
9. SEHAT– Telemedicine Initiative
10. e Pragathi — Integrated Governance ( AP)
11. PAHAL– LPG Give It Up
12. SAHAJ — LPG online
13. mAsset — Assets Map of Gram Panchyats
14. Smart MIDC — Digital Village By Microsoft (Maharashtra)
15. Meebhoomi — Digital Deposit Of Land Records ( AP)
16. Khoya-Paya — Missing Children’s
17. eBiz — Single Window For Bussiness Clernace
18. Rishta — LED Based Street Lighting (Himachal Pradesh)
19. Eshakti — NABARD Digitalisation For SHGS
20. Internet Saathi — Google & TATA Supplies Bicycles To Rural Women

23 Feb

152 Questions of SBI Clerks Online Exam 2014-2015

152 Questions of SBI Clerks Online Exam 2014-2015
1. 150 km missile launched by DRDO recently – Prithvi
2. 2015 Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting will be held in – Malta
3. 24th ASEAN summit venue – Nay Pyi Taw
4. A Scheme named Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls is also known as – Sabla
5. Accidental prime minister written by “SANJAY BARU” and was published by – Penguin books limited
6. Adult literacy rate in 2011 census – 74.04 %
7. Amount provided for developing 100 samrt cities – 7060 crores
8. Amul related to which revolution – White Revolution
9. Amul set up Dairy worth 200 crore at which city – Varanasi
10. Army Flag day is observed on – 7th December
11. Ashes trophy played between countries – Australia and England
12. Author of lowland – Jhumpa Lahari
13. Azlan Shah who died recently is a – Hockey Player
14. Banks Nationalization – 1969
15. Beiji oil refinery located in – Iraq
16. Best ranked IIT among BRICS top universities 2014 – IIT Delhi
17. Bharatiya Mahila Bank Chairman – Usha Ananantha Subramanium
18. Bharatiya Mahila Bank inaugurated by – Manmohan Singh
19. Book “My Journey : Transforming into dreams” written by – APJ Abdul Kalam
20. Budget in which article – Article 112
21. C.Rangarajan estimation percentage of poverty line – 29.5%
22. Camel is the official animal of which state – Rajasthan
23. Capital of Argentina – Buenos Aires
24. Capital of Bhutan – Thimphu
25. Capital of Brazil – Brasilia
26. Capital of Canada – Ottawa
27. Capital of Ethiopia – Addis Ababa
28. Capital of Sweden – Stockholm
29. Capro Group has won the International Business of the year award is owned by – Lord Swaraj Paul
30. Casual Vacancy written by – J K Rowling
31. CBS full form – Core Baking Solution
32. Chemical and fertilizer cabinet minister – Ananth Kumar
33. Chinese Currency – Yuan
34. Commercial Paper is issued for how many days – A minimum of 7 days and a maximum of up to one year from the date of issue
35. Commercial Papers issued in what multiples – Rs. 5 lakh or multiples thereof
36. Committee on Cauvery water dispute – B. S. Chauhan
37. Committee on Financial inclusion – Nachiket Mor Committee
38. Constituency of Nitin Gadkari – Nagpur
39. Country having least global peace index – Syria
40. Country having three top most companies – USA
41. CSO full form – Central Statistical Organization
42. Currency of Afghanistan – Afghan Afghani
43. Currency of Italy – Euro
44. Currency of Kuwait – Kuwaiti Dinar
45. Deen dayal upadhyaya gram jyoti yojana is or which purpose – power supply to rural areas
46. DRDO developed which indigenous plane – Tejas
47. ECB stands for – External Commercial Borrowings
48. FIBA is related to which sport – Basket Ball
49. FIFA 2014 Mascot – Fuleco (it is a portmanteau of the words “Futebol” (Football) and “Ecologia” (Ecology))
50. Food processing industries minister – Harsimrat Kaur Badal
51. Full form of ASCII – American Standard Code for Information Interchange
52. Full form of CAG – Comptroller and Auditor General
53. Full form of NVRAM – Non Volatile Random Access Memory
54. Functions of RBI – Bankers Bank
55. Gillette cup is associated with which sport – Cricket
56. Head of SIT Committee – MB Shah
57. Headquarters of Infosys – Bengaluru
58. Highest rural population state as per Census 2011 – Uttar Pradesh
59. Highest Urban Population of which state – Maharashtra
60. How many languages are there in Indian Currency note – 15 languages
61. Human rights day is observed on – 10th December
62. IBSA full form – India, Brazil, South Africa
63. In Lok Sabha elections if any candidates win two seats (like our PM) so in what duration of time he has to leave one seat – 14 days
64. Indian currency notes bear a signature of – RBI Governor
65. Indian oil corporation is going to set up a biggest oil refinery at – paradip (Orissa)
66. Indian Overseas minister – Sushma Swaraj
67. Institute for Development & Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT) run by – RBI
68. International Day for Old Persons observed on – 1st October
69. Iraq currency – Dinar
70. Japan has sea-conflict with which country – China
71. Kanyakumary formerly known as – Cape Comorin
72. Kaveri river water ddispute between which states – Karnataka & Tamilnadu
73. KVP is the Acronym for – Kisan Vikas Patra(Reintroduced in Budget 2014 for small savings)
74. Lok Sabha Constituency of Sushma Swaraj – Vidisha
75. Malaysia currency – Ringgit
76. Mario Gotze is a famous – German Football player
77. Minister of Social Justice and empowerment – Thawar Chand Gehlot
78. Myanmar capital – Naypyidaw
79. Nevia first plant in India – Sanand, Gujarat
80. New India assurance and which bank developed a scheme related to Women – Bharatiya mahila bank
81. Nilgiris is located in which state – Tamil Nadu
82. Official Currency of Indonesia – Indonesian Rupaiah
83. One question on Forbe’s list of companies
84. OPEC has how much percentage of total oil – 81%
85. Playing to win was written by – Saina Nehwal
86. Press freedom day – 3rd May
87. Proposed money for “BRICS BANK” is – 100 Billion dollars
88. Ramoji Film city is at – Hyderabad, India
89. RBI Adjust Liquidity by which tool – LAF (Liquidity Adjustment Facility)
90. RBI does open market operations for the purpose of – Regulate the liquidity in the economy
91. RBI established in – 1935
92. Recently Hindustan Motor Car plant shut down at – Uttarpara plant in West Bengal
93. Recently in which state Solar Thermal Power plant installed – Rajasthan
94. Recently India banned China milk products. What was the reason – Due to presence of melamine, used for making plastics and fertilizer
95. Recently Navaratna status given to which organization – National Building Construction Corporation & Engineers India Ltd (EIL)
96. Recently PM Inaugurated a hydro power plant at which place – Uri (Jammu & Kashmir)
97. Recipient of 49th Jnanapeth Award – Kedar Nath Singh
98. Regulatory authorities of Cooperative banks & RRBs – NABARD
99. Reliance company head name – Neeta Ambani
100. RIL & Network 18 Deal (in crores) – 4000 crores
101. Sachin Tendulkar coins were sponsored by which company – East India Company
102. Sahara the Untold story written by – Tamal Bandyopadhyayy
103. Salarjung Museum located in which state – Telangana (Hyderabad)
104. Satyajit ray film and television institute is located at – Kolkata
105. Sign on 1 Rupee Currency Note – Finance Secretary
106. SMSME cabinet minister – Kalraj Mishra
107. State with highest per capita milk availability – Punjab
108. Study of kidney disease comes under which branch – Nephrology
109. Tata group joined which airlines – Air Asia
110. The disease Night blindness is due to the deficiency of which vitamin – Vitamin A
111. The Surface to air missile developed by DRDO – Akash
112. Thomas cup and uber cup in 206 will be held at –Kunshan, china
113. Vijay Hazare trophy is related to which sport – Cricket
114. Vijay Sheshadri won Pulitzer prize for – 3 Sections
115. Water resources minister – Uma Bharti
116. What is windows vista – Operating System
117. Where is CRISIL Head Quarters – Mumbai
118. Which award is given to Leander Paes, Ruskin Bond – Padma Bhushan award
119. Which card is issued by NPCI – RuPay Card
120. Which country started first plastic notes – Australia
121. Which device is used to measure Blood Pressure – Sphygmomanometer
122. Which of the following activities is not done by RBI – Trading in commodities
123. Which of the following is not a bank bank – IRDA
124. Which of the following is not an indirect tax – 10% surcharge on income
125. Which of the following is related to Financial inclusion – BSBDA
126. Which of the following is the example of plastic money – Debit Card
127. Which of the following related to social economic development agency – OECD
128. Which organization collect and publish Financial data – National Sample Survey Organization
129. Which state doesn’t shares the border with Telangana – Jharkhand
130. Who among the following is new deputy governor of RBI – Urjit Patel
131. Who control the Monetary Policy – Reserve Bank of India
132. Who did first hat trick goal in food ball world cup – Thomas Muller (Germany)
133. Who is a not member of security advisory council –
134. Who is Health Minister
135. Who is Richest player in FIFA – Cristiano Ronaldo
136. Who is the current Food & Consumer Affairs Minister – Ram Vilas Paswan
137. Who is the current road, transport, highways and shipping minister – Nitin Gadkari
138. Who is the current SBI Chairman – Arundati Bhattacharya
139. Who provides assistance to small industries – SIDBI
140. Who regulate Monetary Policy – RBI
141. Who was recently hono9red with the Dadasaheb Phalke Acamedy Award for Best Singer (Female) –Sunidhi Chauhan
142. Who won 3 medals in ISSF world cup in Munich – Jitu Rai
143. WIMBLEDON championship is related to which game – Lawn Tennis
144. Winner of Australian Grand Prix – Nico Rosberg
145. World AIDS Day observed on – 1se December
146. World Autism day observed on – 2nd April
147. World economic forum held at – Abuja (Nigeria)
148. World Population day is observed on – July 11
149. World Tourism Day is celebrated on – 27th September
150. York University, Canada gave award to – Ratan Tata
151. Yuan is the currency for which of the following countries – China
152. R. Rahman street is in which country – Canada

23 Feb

Indian Gallantry Awards (Param Vir Chakra, Mahavir, Ashok Chakra, Shaurya Chakra, etc)

Indian Gallantry Awards (भारतीय वीरता पुरस्कार)
It is the highest decoration of valour awarded for the most conspicuous bravery or some daring or prominent act of valour or self-sacrifice in the presence of the enemy on land,sea or air.
It is the second highest decoration. It is awarded for acts of conspicuous gallantry in the presence of the enemy, whether on land, at sea or in the air.
It is the third in the order of awards for acts of gallantry in the face of the enemy on land,sea or air.
Awarded for the most conspicuous bravery or some daring act of valour or self-sacrifice on land, at sea or in the air.
Awarded for conspicuous gallantry.
Awarded for an act of gallantry.
Awarded in recognition of distinguished service of the most exceptional order.
Awarded in recognition of distinguished service of an exceptional order.
Awarded in recognition of distinguished service of a high order.
For good work on the field, at sea or in the air.

23 Feb

List of Indian CEOs in global companies

List of Indian CEOs in global companies
1. Sundar Pichai:
Native city: Madras
Company: Google
Joined in: 2004
Appointed as CEO on: August 10, 2015
2. Satya Nadella:
Native city: Hyderabad
Company: Microsoft
Joined in: 1992
Appointed as CEO on: February 4, 2014
3. Indra Nooyi:
Native city: Madras
Company: PepsiCo
Joined in: 1994
Appointed as CEO in: 2006
4. Ajay Banga:
Native city: Khadki (near Pune)
Company: MasterCard
Joined in: 2010
Appointed as CEO in: 2010
5. Rajeev Suri:
Native city: New Delhi
Company: Nokia
Joined in: 1994
Appointed as CEO in: 2014
6. Anshu Jain:
Native City: Jaipur
Company: Deutsche Bank
Joined in: 1995
Appointed as Co-CEO in: 2011
Resigned in: 2015
7. Vikram Pandit:
Native City: Nagpur
Company: Citigroup
Joined in: 2007
Appointed as CEO in: 2007
Resigned in: 2014
8. Abhi Talwalker:
Native City: Pune
Company: LSI Corporation
Joined in: 2004
Appointed as CEO in: 2005
Resigned in: 2013

23 Feb

Length of Indian Rivers

Length of Indian Rivers

River ≡≡≡≡ Length (km)
Ganges ≡≡≡≡ 2525
Satluj ≡≡≡≡ 1050
Indus ≡≡≡≡ 2880
Ravi ≡≡≡≡ 720
Beas ≡≡≡≡ 470
Jhelum ≡≡≡≡ 725
Yamuna ≡≡≡≡ 1375
Chambal ≡≡≡≡ 1050
Ghagra ≡≡≡≡ 1080
Kosi ≡≡≡≡ 730
Betwa ≡≡≡≡ 480
Son ≡≡≡≡ 780
Brahmaputra ≡≡≡≡ 2900
Narmada ≡≡≡≡ 1057
Tapti ≡≡≡≡ 724
Mahanadi ≡≡≡≡ 858
Luni ≡≡≡≡ 450
Ghaggar ≡≡≡≡ 494
Sabarmati ≡≡≡≡ 416
Krishna ≡≡≡≡ 1327
Godavari ≡≡≡≡ 1465
Cauvery ≡≡≡≡ 805
Tungabhadra ≡≡≡≡ 640

23 Feb

Dams in India

Dams in India
Dam Name — River —– State
Tehri Dam —– Bhagirathi —– Uttarakhand
Lakhwar Dam —– Yamuna —– Uttarakhand
Idukki Dam —– Periyar —– Kerala
Bhakra Dam —– Satluj —– Himachal Pradesh
Pakal Dul Dam —– Marusudar —– Jammu & Kashmir
Sardar Sarover Gujarat Dam —– Narmada —– Gujarat
Srisailam (N.S.R.S.P) Dam —– Krishna —– Andhra Pradesh
Ranjit Sagar Dam —– Ravi —– Punjab
Baglihar Dam —– CHENAB —– Jammu & Kashmir
Chemera I Dam —– Ravi —– Himachal Pradesh
Cheruthoni (Eb) Dam —– Cheruthoni —– Kerala
Pong Dam —– Beas —– Himachal Pradesh
Jamrani Dam —– Gola —– Uttarakhand
Subansiri Lower HE (Nhpc) Dam —– Subansiri —– Arunachal Pradesh
Ramganga Dam —– Ramganga —– Uttarakhand
Nagarjuna Sagar Dam —– Krishna Andhra Pradesh
Kakki (Eb) Dam —– Kakki —– Kerala
Nagi Dam —– Nagi —– Bihar
Salal (Rockfill And Concrete ) Dam —– Chenab —– Jammu & Kashmir
Lakhya Dam —– Lakhya hole —– Karnataka

23 Feb

HEADS IN DEFENCE & SECURITY (Army, Navy, Air Force, BSF, NIA, ITBP, IB, etc)

1. Chief of Army Staff–General Dalbir Singh Suhag
2. Chief of Air Staff–Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha
3. Chief of Naval Staff–Admiral Robin K Dhowan
4. Chief of Integrated Defence Staff–Air Marshal PP Reddy
5. Director General, Border Security Force–D K Pathak
6. Director General, Central Reserve Police Force–Prakash Mishra
7. Director General, Central Industrial Security Force–Surender Singh
8. Director-General of Military Intelligence–Lt. Gen K G Krishna
9. Director, Central Bureau of Investigation–Anil Kumar Sinha
10. Director, Intelligence Bureau–Dineshwar Sharma
11. Director General, National Investigation Agency–Sharad Kumar
12. Secretary (Research)–Rajinder Khanna
13. Member (Investigation CBDT)–Anita Kapur
14. Director General of ITBP–Krishna Chaudhary

23 Feb

BAFTA Awards:: 69th British Academy Film Awards (Imp for Government Exams)

BAFTA Awards:: 69th British Academy Film Awards
Outstanding British Film: Brooklyn.
Best Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu (The Revenant).
Best Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio (The Revenant).
Best Actress: Brie Larson (Room).
Best Supporting Actor: Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies).
Best Supporting Actress: Kate Winslet (Steve Jobs).
Best Original Screenplay: Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer (Spotlight).
Best Adapted Screenplay: Adam McKay and Charles Randolph (The Big Short).
Best Editing: Margaret Sixel (Mad Max: Fury Road).
Best Cinematography: Emmanuel Lubezki (The Revenant).
Best Production Design: Mad Max: Fury Road.
Best Costume Design: Jenny Beavan (Mad Max: Fury Road).
Best Original Music: Ennio Morricone (The Hateful Eight).
Best Makeup and Hair: Damian Martin and Lesley Vanderwalt (Mad Max: Fury Road).
Best Sound: The Revenant.
Best Visual Effects: Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Best Film Not in the English Language: Wild Tales (Argentina).
Best Animated Film: Inside Out.
Best British Short Film: Edmond.
The EE Rising Star Award: John Boyega.

16 Feb

SSC CGL 2016 Various Posts Descriptions

Staff Selection Commission will hold on 08/05/2016 and 22/05/2016, an open competitive examination for recruitment to the following posts in various Ministries/Departments by selecting/ screening the candidates for the Main Examination. :
Posts for which Interview cum Personality Test : (Please note that the pay scale is under revision wef 1/1/2016)

  1. Assistant Audit Officer in Indian Audit & Accounts Department under CAG in the pay scale of Rs. 9300-34800 grade pay Rs. 4800/-
  2. Assistant Section Officer in Central Secretariat Service in the pay scale : Rs. 9300-34800 grade pay Rs. 4600/-
  3. Assistants in CVC/ Intelligence Bureau / Ministry of Railway / Ministry of External Affairs / AFHQ / Other Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations etc. other than CSS cadre in the pay scale of Rs. 9300-34800 Grade Pay Rs. 4600/-
  4. Inspectors of Income Tax / Inspector (Central Excise) / Inspector (Preventive Officer) / Inspector(Examiner) in Custom Houses (Group B Non-Gazetted) in the pay scale of Rs. 9300 – 34800 Grade Pay Rs. 4600/-
  5. Assistant Enforcement Officers in Directorate of Enforcement in the pay scale of Rs. 9300 – 34800 Grade Pay Rs.4600/-
  6. Sub-Inspectors in CBI in the pay scale of Rs.9300-34800 Grade Pay Rs.4200/-
  7. Inspector of Posts in pay scales of Rs. 9300-34800 Grade Pay Rs. 4200/-
  8. Divisional Accountants in CAG Offices  in the pay scale of Rs.9300-34800 Grade Pay Rs. 4200/-
  9. Statistical Investigators Gr.II in M/o Statistics & Programme Implementation the pay scale of Rs. 9300-34800 Grade Pay Rs. 4200/-
  10. Inspector of Central Bureau of Narcotics in pay scales of Rs. 9300 – 34800 Grade Pay Rs. 4200/-
  11. Sub Inspector of National Investigation Agency (NIA) in pay scales of Rs. 9300 – 34800 Grade Pay Rs. 4200/-

Posts for which Interview is not required  :

  1. Auditors/ Junior Accountants / Accountants  in various CAG Offices in the pay scale of Rs. 5200 – 20200 grade pay Rs. 2800
  2. Senior Secretarial Assistant in various Central Government Offices/ Departments other than  CSCS in the pay scale Rs. 5200 – 20200 grade pay Rs. 2400
  3. Tax Assistants in various CBDT/ CBEC in the pay scale Rs.5200  -20200 grade pay Rs. 2400
  4. Compiler in Registrar General of India in the pay scale Rs.5200 – 20200 grade pay Rs. 2400
  5. Sub-Inspector in Central Bureau of Narcotics (Group-C) in the pay scale Rs.5200-20200 grade pay Rs.2400  
09 Feb

SSC CGL (Combined Graduate Level) Examination 2016 Notification

Staff Selection Commission has issued the notification for Combined Graduate Level(CGL) Examination, 2016. The SSC CGL 2016 Tier-I exam will be held on SUNDAY the 8th & 22nd May, 2016 and if necessary,on subsequent Saturdays/Sundays, in various batches. The shortlisted candidates will be eligible for Tier-II examination for filling up different categories of posts in various Ministries/Departments/Organisations.

Major Changes in SSC CGL 2016 Notification:

– First time, SSC has introduces 4800 Grade Pay Gazetted Group B post included in CAG (only for commerce students)
– No interview in CGL 2016
– CSS Assistant Post age revised to 30 yrs
– No Sr.TA or Sr.Auditor post included
– Date of reckoning: 01 Aug 2016
– Assistant MEA (Cipher) discontinued
– No change in the syllabus (except for 4800 gp in CAG)
– No mention of online mode of examination anywhere

For Notification In English, Hindi and Application Form: CLICK HERE.