भारत के सभी राज्यों की राजधानियां

भारत के सभी राज्यों की राजधानियां आंध्र प्रदेश अमरावती नोट- 1.भारत में सबसे पहले 1953 में भाषाई आधार पर बनने वाला सबसे पहला राज्य आंध्र प्रदेश है।2.यह तटीय राज्य है। अरुणाचल प्रदेश इटानगर1.इस राज्य के पश्चिम, उत्तर और पूर्व में क्रमश: भूटान, तिब्बत, चीन और म्यांमार देशों की अन्तरराष्ट्रीय सीमाएँ हैं।2.अरुणाचल का अर्थ “उगते सूर्य … Read more

UPSC General Studies (Prelims) Paper­ 2000

General Studies (Prelims) Paper­ 2000 Q1 Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the Lists: I.  Development Programme  (A) UN India Human Development Report II. National Council of    Applied Economic Research     (B) India Development Report III. Indira Gandhi Institute    of Development Research     (C) World Development Report IV.  World Bank                     (D) Human Development Report  Codes: (a) I­D, II­A, III­B, IV­C (b) I­D, II­B, III­A, IV­C (c) I­B, II­C, III­D, IV­A (d) I­B, II­A, III­D, IV­C Q2 “………instil into the vast millions of workers, men and women, who actually do the job, a sense of partnership and of cooperative performance….” The above passage relates to (a) Planned Development (b) Community Development (c) Panchayati Raj System (d) Integrated Development Programme Q3 The Speaker can ask a member of the House to stop speaking and let another member speak. This phenomenon is known as (a) decorum (b) crossing the floor (c) interpellation (d) yielding the floor Q4 While delivering the presidential address, the Congress President who advocated the introduction of Roman script for Hindi language was (a) Mahatma Gandhi (b) Jawaharlal Nehru (c) Abul Kalam Azad (d) Subhas Chandra Bose Q5 Consider the following statements about the Attorney­General of India : I. He is appointed by the President of India. II. He must have the same qualifications as are required for a Judge of the Supreme Court. III. He must be a member of either House of Parliament. IV. He can be removed by impeachment by Parliament. Which of these statements are correct ? (a) I and II (b) I and III (c) II, III and IV (d) III and IV Q6 Along which one of the following meridians did India experience the first light of the sunrise of the new millennium ? (a) 2° 30’ W (b) 82° 30’ E (c) 92° 30’ W (d) 92° 30’ E Q7 … Read more

What is junta ?

What is junta ? A junta is a group of military officers who have taken power in a country by force, typically through a coup d’état. Juntas are often authoritarian and repressive, and they may suspend democratic institutions and civil liberties. The word “junta” comes from the Spanish word for “committee” or “meeting.” It was … Read more

Asian Games 2023

Asian Games 2023 The Asian Games 2023 The Asian Games 2023 is currently underway in Hangzhou, China. The Games began on September 23 and will conclude on October 8. This is the 19th edition of the Asian Games, and it is featuring a diverse array of 40 sports, making it a grand spectacle of 61 … Read more

What is Grap ?

Why is it in discussion?Recently it has been implemented in Delhi. Grap is an acronym for the Graded Response Action Plan. It is a set of emergency measures that are implemented incrementally in Delhi-NCR when air quality deteriorates beyond a certain threshold. The plan was approved by the Supreme Court of India in 2016 and … Read more

2ND OCTOBER CURRENT AFFAIRS

1.AFSPA 2. Grap 3.Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri 4.Nonviolence Day 5.United Nations General Assembly What is AFSPA Why is it in NEWS ? Recently it has been imposed in Manipur. The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 (AFSPA) is a law enacted by the Parliament of India that grants special powers to the Indian … Read more

Manoj Sinha

Manoj Sinha is an Indian politician who has served as the 2nd and current Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir since 2020. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and has held various positions in the government of Uttar Pradesh. Sinha was born in Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh, in 1959. He studied civil … Read more

1 AUG-2023 UPSC CURRENT AFFAIRS

1 AUG-2023 UPSC CURRENT 01 AUG-2023 1.Combined Index of Eight Core Industries increases by 8.2 % The combined index of eight core industries (ICI) increased by 8.2% (provisional) in June 2023 as compared to the index of June 2022. This is the highest growth rate in the index 2.Highest ever coal production in 2022-23  India … Read more