Current GK

July 14, 2009

India’s Textile Industry & Union Budget

India’s textile and clothing industry contributes 4% per cent to Gross Domestic Product, 14 per cent in industrial production and 12 per cent in export earnings. It is the

July 10, 2009

G-8 + G-5 Summit Italy : Main Points

Place : L’Aquila, Italy Leaders of the world’s richest nations and major developing powers met on July 9, 2009 to discuss global issues. Issues: Global warming and international trade,

July 6, 2009

General Science Compendium

This Compendium is related to Quiz 153 1. Isomers are compounds with the same molecular formula but different structural formula. Propanol has two isomers Propane-1-ol & propane-2-ol. Isobutane and

July 5, 2009

Important Computer & Internet Acronyms for Bank Exams

Abend:Abnormal end ACL :Access Control List ADC:Analog-to-Digital Converter ADF :Automatic Document Feeder ADSL :Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line AGP :Accelerated Graphics Port AIFF :Audio Interchange File Format AIX :Advanced Interactive

July 5, 2009

Rotary International

Rotary International is an organization of service clubs known as Rotary Clubs located all over the world. It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race,

July 5, 2009

What are Tariff?

A tariff is synonym to tax. It is a duty imposed on goods when they are moved across a political boundary. Normally tariffs apply to imports. Ad valorem Duty:

July 5, 2009

What is Protectionism?

Protectionism is the economic policy of restraining trade between nations through qualitative and quantitative methods such as tariffs on imported goods, restrictive quotas, and a variety of other restrictive

July 1, 2009

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

Basic Facts Area :8249sq.kmCapital :Port BlairLanguages :Bengali, Hindi, Nicobarese, Telegu, Tamil, MalayalamDistricts :2 (Andaman & Nicobar)Population :3,56,265Population Density : 43Males :1,92,985Females :1,63,280Sex Ratio: 846Literacy :81.18%Lok Sabha Seats : 1Rajya

July 1, 2009

India : Council of Ministers

Manmohan Singh Prime Minister Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions; Planning; Atomic Energy; and Space CABINET MINISTERS Pranab Mukherjee – Finance Sharad Pawar – Agriculture Food Processing Industries A K

June 29, 2009


RTS,S is one of the leading malaria vaccine candidates. It is being developed by a partnership between the PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative (MVI) (a grantee of the Gates Foundation),