Monthly Archives: August 2016

GK & Current Affairs – August 30, 2016

1. Which committee has recently submitted report on border protection to Union Government? [A]H R Nagendra committee [B]N K Singh committee [C]Madhukar Gupta committee [D]Shailesh Nagar committee Answer: Madhukar Gupta committeeNotes: The Madhukar Gupta committee on border protection has submitted its report to the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. The committee was formed to strengthen ..

GK & Current Affairs – August 28, 29, 2016

1. Which high-level committee has been constituted by the Union Government to promote card payments? [A]Amit Mitra committee [B]Shankar Acharya committee [C]Ratan P Watal committee [D]Arvind Subramanian committee Answer: Ratan P Watal committeeNotes: The Union Finance Ministry has constituted a high-level committee to suggest steps to promote card payments through incentives like tax rebates and ..

UPSC Daily Prelims General Studies Quiz – 2

GKToday’s Daily IAS General Studies Quiz Test with 10 questions on jamdani art, Architecture at Fatehpur Sikri, Yogacara school, Common elements in Buddhism, Jainism and Hinduism, Hastha Lakshanadeepika and Abhinaya Darpana, Non-alignment Movement, Fairs & Festivals, CIS Countries and CSO Publications.

UPSC Daily Prelims General Studies Quiz – 1

General Studies Quiz for Civil Services Examinations with questions on Modern Indian History topics such as Third Battle of Panipat, Relative position of French and the Britishers on the eve of Carnatic wars, War of Austrian succession, Clive’s dual administration, Administrative /Judicial reforms of Warren Hastings.

GK & Current Affairs – August 26, 27, 2016

1. Who has been bestowed with the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award for 2016? [A]Cristiano Ronaldo [B]Lionel Messi [C]Antoine Griezmann [D]Gareth Bale Answer: Cristiano RonaldoNotes: Cristiano Ronaldo, the Portuguese footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Portugal national team, has won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award for the year ..