GKToday Archives: February, 2010

Quiz 337: Indian Constitution for Civil Services, State Civil Services & Judiciary Examinations

1. Article 13 of Indian constitution uses the words “to the extent of such inconsistency be void.” Under which doctrine this can be placed? Doctrine of Eclipse Doctrine of Waiver Doctrine of Severability Doctrine of Lapse 2. Under which of the following ..

Current Affairs : February 16, 2010

Appointments:President of the All India Students Federation (AISF) – Paramajit Singh DhabanMr Paramajit Singh Dhaban has been elected as the new national President of the All India Students Federation (AISF) in the 27th National Conference of AISF. Chief Justice of ..


What is Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Yojana (PMAGY)?

There are about 44,000 villages in which the population of Scheduled castes is above 50 per cent. A new scheme called Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Yojana (PMAGY) has been launched in July 2009 on a pilot basis, for the integrated development ..

In which summit, decision to replace G-8 by G-20 was taken?

At the Pittsburgh Summit on September 24-25, 2009, the leaders determined that the G-20 will replace the G-8 as the permanent council for international economic cooperation. There are also proposals for an Economic Security Council elected by UN members or ..

Where are Located the Operational Commands of Indian Army?

Indian army is organized into 7 operational commands. Southern Command is headquartered at Pune, Northern Command at Udhampur Jammu & Kashmir, Western Command at Chandimandir Punjab, Eastern Command headquarters in Kolkata, Central command headquarters in Lucknow, Training command at Mhow ..

What was Cachar Levy?

Assam rifles is oldest and National security guards is latest among the Indian Security Organisations. Assam rifles was raised originally in 1835 as Cachar Levy. Border security force was established in 1965, central Reserve Police Force was established in 1939 ..