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September 30, 2012

Nadia Petrova wins Pan Pacific Open

Russia’s Nadia Petrova beat defending champion Agnieska Radwanska 6-0, 1-6, 6-3 on Saturday to win the Pan Pacific Open. This is Nadia's 12th Title and for the first time in her career beat three top-10 players in the same week. Those are,
  • No. 7 Sara Errani, 
  • No. 9 Samantha Stosur and 
  • No. 3 Radwanska. 
"It feels amazing," Petrova told reporters after winning the WTA premier five event, which featured nine of the world's top 10 women..

Wrestler Geeta Kumari wins 2nd Medal at Women's Wrestling Championship

Good news to celebrate this weekend, India's Geeta Kumari has won a Bronze Medal in the 55 kilogram category of the World Women's Wrestling Championship at Edmonton, Canada. This is the second Bronze, India got at the championship. Her sister Babita Kumari had earlier won the medal for the country (Read the Complete Story Here). It is for the first time that India had won two medals in the World Women,s Wrestling Championship.

Wrestler Babita wins bronze at World Championships in Canada

Indian wrestler Babita Kumari wins bronze medal in 51 KG category at World Wrestling Championships in Canada.  Babita  became the second Indian female wrestler to win a World Championships medal after she clinched a bronze in Edmonton, CanadaBabita defeated Zamira Rakhmanova from Russia in the repechage round to win the Bronze Medal.

September 29, 2012

Practice Paper for State Bank of India Associates Clerical Exam 2012

Friends, first of all thank you so much for the tremendous response to our Complete Preparation Material for State Bank of India (SBI) Associates Clerks exam 2012 (for those people who are new to this blog can get the material with previous papers from this link.  As the exam date is coming closer  (going to be held on 7th and 14th October) we thought to give you some practice papers too. So, from today onwards we will give one practice paper per day. You just download them and solve on your own. Later you can check with the key and the complete solutions given at the end of the paper. Here we are giving you the previous paper of the State Bank of India Clerical Exam held on 6th January 2008. And friends, NO NEED to prepare the GA section of this paper. As those bits are outdated. We are presently working on the GA section and you can get the Complete Reference Guide for GA in two days :)

GSAT-10 - The Heaviest Satellite of India Launched successfully

India’s Advanced communication satellite GSAT-10 was successfully launched today (29th September 2102) on board Ariane-5 rocket from Europe’s spaceport in French Guiana )South America). The satellite, 9th in ISRO's present fleet, will be operational in November and add 30 transponders to the domestic INSAT system, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said soon after the launch. According to Bangalore-headquartered ISRO, the spacecraft, carrying 30 communication transponders (12 Ku-band, 12 C-band and six Extended C-Band) was launched about 30 minutes after the blast off from the European launch pad in South America at 2.48 am and was telecasted live by Doordarshan. Also, it has a navigation payload GAGAN that would provide improved accuracy of GPS signals (of better than seven metres) to be used by the Airports Authority of India for civil aviation requirements. This is the second satellite in INSAT/GSAT constellation with GAGAN payload after GSAT-8, launched in May 2011.

Justice Altamas Kabir is the new Chief Justice of India

The senior-most judge of the Supreme Court, Justice Altamas Kabir(64) has been sworn in as the new Chief Justice of India.  Mr Kabir is the 39th Chief Justice of India. He succeeds Justice Sarosh Homi Kapadia (completed service of 22 years of  judicial career) . Mr Kabir will serve a tenure of 9 Months till July 2013. He was famous for his landmark judgments like  human rights and election laws.

September 28, 2012

India to Host Conference of the Parties (CoP-11) on biodiversity - 2012

India is hosting the eleventh Conference of the Parties (CoP-11) to the CBD in Hyderabad. The conference is going to be held on 1st to 19th October 2012. There will be three components of CoP-11: the sixth Conference of the Parties serving as Meeting of the Parties (CoP/MoP-6) to the CBD’s Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to be held from 1-5 October 2012; the CoP-11 to the CBD from 8-19 October 2012; and the High Level Segment of CoP-11 from 16-19 October 2012. These meetings will be held at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC). CoP-11 is expected to be the largest such conference to be held in the country, with participation of thousands of delegates from all countries of the world, including Ministers/Vice-Ministers, Ambassadors, senior Government officials, heads and senior officers of UN and multilateral agencies, private sector, academia, civil society organizations etc.

Sandeep Patil is BCCI's new Chief Selector

Former Indian  Indian middle-order batsman and coach Sandeep Patil was on Thursday (27th September 2012) appointed as the Chairman of the National Selection Committee, while Mohinder Amarnath was sacked after serving just one year in the panel. The other four members of the committee include Saba Karim, Roger Binny, Vikram Rathour and Rajinder Singh Hans. The four members of the previous panel that was headed by K. Srikkanth departed from the office after completion of their four years tenure. As the other four selectors completed four-year tenure, Amarnath was the only one expected to continue, but had a fight with the BCCI after wanting to sack Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the captain after India’s loss in Australia.


State Bank of India (SBI) Specialist Officers Recruitment 2012

The State Bank of India (SBI) is inviting on-line applications from Indian citizens for the posts of  Specialist Cadre Officers in State Bank Group. Candidates are requested to apply on-line only. The starting date of the online application is 8th October 2012 and the closing date of the application is 28th October 2012. The selections will be based on a written test and the tentative date of the written test is 2nd December 2012.
Check the Complete Details Here
Apply Online Here
Download Short notes for SBI Specialist Officers Exam Here

September 27, 2012

Public Sector Banks plan common interview for jobs

It may become a lot easier to get a job at nationalized banks. Banks are planning to have a common interview that could open up opportunities in one go in many banks for candidates, who now have to give multiple interviews for jobs in various banks.

Public sector banks, which recruit about 30,000-40,000 people a year on an average, expect to save time and cost once this common interview becomes a reality. As many as 19 banks are expected to give the mandate to Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), to conduct the common interview on their behalf. IBPS also conducts common written test for these banks.

Seating Arrangement Practice Problems with Explanations for Bank Exams - Reasoning

Seating Arrangement (or Sitting Arrangement as some of us pronounce it) is one of the important topics of the Reasoning section of Bank Exams. The best thing here is, with little concentration and efforts you can get 5 out of 5 (and ofcourse 15 out of 15 in the case of IBPS CWE sometimes) marks easily. And the main disadvantage of these sort of problems is..... even a single mistake can ruin the entire solutions and it may results losing all the marks!!! So its always advisable to check your answers twice before coming to a conclusion and marking the answers. Here we are giving some practice problems of Seating Arrangement problems of the Reasoning Section. Just see the problems and try to solve them on your own. Later you can check with the answers given below with complete solutions. You can check more reasoning related problems with explanations here. Good Day and Happy Reading :)

Sport Terminology - A Complete List of Sports Words

Friends, as all of you know, now a days in Competitive Exams they are asking about the Sport Terms regularly. So we have decided to give you a Complete list of Sports Words so that it would be useful for those people for the upcoming Competitive Exams. So, here is the Complete List of the Sports Terminology in Alphabetical Order. Happy Reading :)

Indian Overseas Bank - Clerks Recruitment - Final List

The Indian Overseas Bank declared the Final List of the Provisionally Selected Candidates  State-wise and Roll numberwise for its 1500 Clerical Posts ( Notification Advt No.: HRDD/RECT/  03 / 2012 dated 29th June 2012. Appointment letters to the selected candidates  will be issued separately.  If you have any queries, you can contact the bank's Phone : 044-2851 9679 or the E-mail: For further Details, Selection Notification, Statewise Roll Numbers of the Candidates, Statewise Categorywise Cutoff Marks the candidates can Check Here

September 26, 2012

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Receives Global Citizen Award 2012

Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi received Global Citizen Award from Atlantic council on 21st September 2012.  Suu Kyi received this award from International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde. The honour comes just days after she was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest civilian honour in the US, in a ceremony in Washington.

Marketing Aptitude Practice Questions

Friends, here are some Marketing Aptitude Practice Questions.  Which will be useful for the upcoming SBI Exam Preparation. For the New readers, First go through this link and read the Marketing Aptitude Lessons Here. After completing the preparation, just try to answer the following questions. This will increase your confidence levels and the grip on the Marketing Aptitude.

Punjab State Cooperative Agricultural Development Bank - Managers, Clerks and Officers

The Punjab State Cooperative Agricultural Development Bank Limited invites on-line applications from eligible candidates for filling up the posts of Assistant Manager (40Posts), Clerk cum Data Entry Operators and Field Officers (100 Posts). The last date for the payment of the fee is 1st October 2012 and for the reciept of filled in applications is 12th October 2012. Check the remaining Details below.

September 25, 2012

Deepika Kumari wins Silver Medal in Archery Worldcup

India's top Archer Deepika Kumar won Silver Medal in Archery Worlcup held in Istanbul on 23rd September 2012 (Sunday). The Ace Indian Archer squandered a two set lead against Bo Bae Ki of South Korea (Olympic Double Gold medalist) in the finals. Deepika who lost on her number one ranking after her dismal performance in the London Olympics where she lost in the first round, displayed some of her old form. She fought hard before losing on a narrow margin of 4-6.

Ronjan Sodhi wins Silver Medal at ISSF World Cup Finals

Here is an Inspiring Tale to cheer up folks. Remember Ronjan Sodhi? One of the India's biggest medal hopefuls in London 2012 Olympics, the double trap shooter who crashed out of the London Olympics as he failed to qualify for the finals?. Yep the same Ronjan Sodhi on Monday won a Silver Medal at the ISSF World Cup in Slovania. (For those people who are unaware of ISSF Worldcup, its the world wide shooting competition hosted by International Shooting Sport Federation. 

Punjab National Bank 2985 Clerks / Single Window Operators

Punjab National Bank, one of the leading Nationalized Banks of India is inviting applications from the eligible candidates with the valid score cards of the CWE Clerical Exam 2011 for filling up its 2985 Clerical / Single Window Operator Posts. The starting date of the Online Application is 26th September 2012 and the closing date is 10th October 2012. 

Bank Exam English - Spotting Errors - Practice Excercises

Here are some Practice Exercises of Spotting Errors Section of the Bank Exams English Paper. Happy Reading.

Read Each Sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical mistake / error / in it. The error if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Mark the number of the part with error as your answer. If there is No Error, Mark (5).

September 24, 2012

Quantitative Aptitude Shortcut Tricks


Shortcuts Maths

Friends, Here you can find Aptitude Shortcuts which are very useful for all the Competitive Exams. We have started with the basic Shortcuts for Aptitude and explained how to save time by improving your Calculation Speed while calculating mathematical problems. The best thing is we have provided aptitude in pdf files when ever it is possible so that you can download and read. We can proudly say that these posts are very useful for those people who are searching for Aptitude for Bank Exams, Aptitude for Cat, SSC and ofcourse each and every Competitive Exam which contains Aptitude Section in it. Thats all for now friends, its upto you to decide how these maths shortcuts and tricks works. All The Best and Happy Reading :)

Complete List of Indian Banks and their Heads / CMDs / CEOs

Update : Below list is 5 years old. Please Check the latest list of 2017 from here

Friends, In this post we are presenting the Complete List of the Heads of the Banks in India. Hope this list will be a great help for you in the preparation of the upcoming Banking Exams and Interviews. This list was made with the details available as of 4th October 2012. We will update whenever there are changes in the list. If you came to know about any changes then please use the comment section below to comment, so that we will change immediately. Good Day and Happy Reading :)

SBI Associate Bank Clerk 2012 Admit Card / Hall Ticket / Call Letter Download

The Hall Tickets of SBI Associate Bank Clerical Exam 2012 are available to Download now.  The Exam will be held on 7th October 2012 and 14th October 2012. Inorder to Download your Hall Tickets you can visit the Recruitment Section of the SBI Webset or Can download the same from the below Links. 

English Practice Questions for Bank Exams

Directions : Of the four alternatives given under each sentence, find the one that best fits into the blank space.

 1.  A …..thief was caught by the police last night.
            (a)    Famous
            (b)   Popular
            (c)    Renowned
            (d)   Notorious

September 23, 2012

Complete List of Countries and their Currencies

Here is the Complete List of Countries and Their Currencies


September 22, 2012

Bill Gates tops the Forbes Richest Americans of 2012 List

Forbes the American business magazine owned by Forbes, Inc., has released its Annual List of the 400 Rrichest Americans on this Wednesday (Dt 19th September 2012). Bill Gates,  the former chief executive and current chairman of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company topped the list with $66BWarren Buffet,  The American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist occupied the 2nd Place with $46B. There are 45 Women on the list. According to Jenna Goudreau of Forbes, most of these women hold the majority of their wealth in companies they built or inherited. At the top of the list of Richest Women (but ranked 6th in the overall list of richest Americans) is Christy Walton, daughter-in-law of Sam Walton (the founder of WalMart). Ranking in second place (eighth overall) is Alice Walten, daughter of Walmart founder Sam Walton. Two more women from the Walton family landed in 79th and 100th place in the overall list — Ann Walton Kroenke and Nancy Walton Laurie. 

Pre Examination Training Call Letters Dowload for SBI Associate Clerical Exam 2012

For those people who are writing State Bank of India (SBI)'s  Associates Clerical Exam. The bank had activated the link to download the Pre Examination Training Call Letters. You can download your Pre Exam Training Call Letter by entering your Registration Number and Date of Birth or Password. 

September 21, 2012

Punjab National Bank - Specialist Officers - Interview Schedule

Punjab National Bank announced the Interview Schedule for the post of Specialist Officers (HINDI OFFICERS, OFFICER (IT), OFFICER (HRD) IN JMG SCALE ‐ I). The Interviews will start from 8th October 2012 to 12th October 2012. The Call Letters of the Interview and the Bio Data forms can be dowloaded from the Bank's Website from 1st October 2012.  The Venue of the Interview is PUNJAB NATIONAL BANK, HEAD OFFICE 7, BHIKHAIJI CAMA PLACE, NEW DELHI ‐ 110607.

September 19, 2012

IBPS Clerks Previous Year Question Papers Free Download

IBPS Clerks 2012 Preparation Materials and Previous Papers

Friends, here is the IBPS Clerical Exam Previous Paper with Complete Solutions (The Paper held on 27th November 2011). We are giving this paper in pdf format so that it will be easier for you to download and practice. Just download this paper and try to solve all the questions on your own. Later check with the key provided at the end of the paper. If you have any doubts, you can refer to the solutions with detailed explanations given at the end of the paper. We are presently working on more practice papers and study materials for the upcoming IBPS Clerical exam 2012. So keep visiting this page for more updates. And please don't forget our new name Gr8AmbitionZ while searching for / referring to our blog. Good Day and Happy Reading :)

September 18, 2012

Karnataka Bank Clerks - Shortlisted Candidates for Interview

Karnataka Bank, the leading private bank of India had announced the Shortlisted Candidates for Interview to fill up its Cerlical Vacancies. The bank announced the list of candidates with the roll numbers (IBPS Roll Number) and registration numbers (IBPS Registration Number) you can see the details below. The Interview will be held for the short listed candidates from 03-10-2012 to 13-10-2012 at our Bank’s Regional Offices at Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai and at Head Office, Mangalore. Check the complete details below. 

Computer Awareness Practice Questions

In the URL, what does 's' represent in 'https'?
1) Safe
2) System
3) Start-up
4) Semantic
5) Secured


Complete Study Material for SBI Associate Clerical Exam


Reasoning Ability for SBI Associate Clerical Exam


September 17, 2012

SBI Associate Bank Clerk Previous Papers - Pdf - Completely Solved


Non Verbal Reasoning for Bank Exams

Study Material for Non Verbal Reasoning

Here is the good news for the people who have been searching for the Material on Non Verbal Reasoning. People have been asking us to upload some material on Non Verbal reasoning, but being lazy bugs we keep on saying "by the next week". But 4 days ago we came to know that there is no proper source to learn non verbal reasoning in internet. So we made this Non Verbal Reasoning Complete Reference Guide of 28 pages. You can download this to your computers and practice when ever you are free. We hope this book will useful for you with its basic types of the non verbal reasoning questions which you will face in the Competitive Exams, important shortcut rules to solve the problems on the series of Non Verbal reasoning problems and with plenty of problem figures and answers figures with explanations. Good Day and Happy Reading :)

RBI Cuts CRR to 4.5 Percent and Keeps Repo Rate Unchanged

The Resrve Bank of India today (17th Spetember 2012 - Monday) cut the cash reserve ratio from 4.75 per cent to 4.5 per cent. The central bank took the government’s reforms rendition a note higher by cutting its key cash reserve ratio by 0.25 per cent to increase liquidity flow into the economy. It kept the short term lending and borrowing rates unchanged. The cut in the Cash Reserve Ratio will release Rs 17,000 crore (Rs 170 billion) into the financial system.

September 16, 2012

Marketing Aptitude Questions for SBI Associate Clerical Exam

Marketing Aptitude for Sbi Associate Clerk Exam

If you are searching for the Material of Marketing Aptitude for SBI Associate Clerical Exam, Then here is your destination. We are proudly introducing the Complete Material for Marketing Aptitude. We made this by keeping the previous years SBI and SBI Associates clerical exam Marketing papers  in mind. So this will be very useful for getting good marks in the SBI Associate Clerical Exam. Click Here to read all the detailed posts and to download the complete reference guide on SBI Associate Clerical Marketing Aptitude. After reading these posts just have a glance at the below practice bits. These will help you in testing your ebility in solving the Marketing related questions. Good Day :)

September 15, 2012

ICC Awards - 2012

The Eight ICC Awards ceremony was held on held on 15th September 2012 in Colombo (soposored by LG Corporation). The Awards has been institutionalized by International Cricket Council since 2004. The ICC (International Cricket Council) has been hosting ICC Awards since 2004. The awards recognize and honour the best international cricket players of the previous 12 months. 

September 14, 2012

SBI is going to hire 20,000 people over the next one year

Good News friends, State Bank of India (SBI) is planning to add 20,000 personnel across both the POs and clerical cadres. According to the sources the Bank  is set to expand its staff by ten per cent over the next one year. Presently the bank has 2.14 lakh staff on its rolls (As of June 2012). 

Allahabad Bank - Interview Schedule for Clerical Recruitment Project 20012 - 13

Allahabad Bank has declared the Interview Schedule for recruiting its Clerical staff. The bank had shortlisted the candidates who applied for the clerical post and are eligible according to the IBPS Clerical exam (CWE) Score. The interviews will be started from 24th September 2012 to 28th September 2012. Here are the important links

Justice Altamas Kabir - The next Chief Justice of India

The Ministry of Law and Justice Thursday appointed Justice Altamas Kabir as the new Chief Justice of India. Mr Kabir will assume the new charge from 29th September 2012He will succeed Chief Justice S H Kapadia who will demit office.Born on July 19, 1948 in Kolkata, Justice Kabir did his LLB and MA from University of Calcutta and was made a permanent judge of the Calcutta High Court on August 6, 1990.  Mr Kabir assumed the office of acting Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court on January 11, 2005 and was elevated as the Chief Justice of the Jharkhand High Court on March 01, 2005 and was made a judge of the Supreme Court of India on September 9, 2005. He is credited with the computerization of the Calcutta High Court and other courts in Kolkata. He was appointed as Executive Chairman of National Legal Services Authority on January 14, 2010. 

computer Awareness for bank exams

As number of people are asking us to post some useful information about the Computer Awareness for Bank Exams, we have decided to post the complete short notes on Computer Awareness. As an initiative we are giving you 40 Questions of Computer Basics which will come in handy for the upcoming SBI Associate and IBPS Clerical Exams. If you are not satisfied with this post, you can read more short notes on computers for bank exams Here. Good Day and Happy Reading :) 

Indian author Jeet Thayil in Man Booker Prize Race

Indian author 53-year-old Kerala-born Jeet Thayil's first novel 'Narcopolis', a compelling tale of Mumbai's hazy world of opium addiction, has made it to the six-author short list for the Man Booker Prize 2012 announced recently. 

Apart from Thayil, authors on the short list are Deborah Levy, Hilary Mantel, Alison Moore, Will Self and Tan Twan Eng.

September 13, 2012

Download SBI Associate Banks Clerk Exam Previous Question Papers

If you are looking for Previous Question Papers for State Bank of India (SBI) Associate Banks Clerical Recruitment Exam, then here is your destination. This post contains the previous paper of SBI Associate Clerical exam held on 16th January 2011. The best thing is we have given the solutions too with detailed procedure. So just download this paper to your computers and try to solve in the specified time. After completion check with the key given at the end of the paper. If you have any doubts in solutions (Aptitude and Reasoning ability) you can refer to the detailed processes given at the end of the paper. Hope you will like our effort. 

September 06, 2012

SBI Clerks Previous Paper - Hindi Version - Completely Solved

Good News friends, we finally managed to give you the SBI Clerical Exam previous paper in Hindi Version :) . From the day we have started posting the previous papers of SBI Clerks, people have been asking us to post the Hindi version of the SBI Clerical paper too. So we've decided to provide the Hindi versions for all SBI Clerical exams. As an initiative for that today we are giving you the previous paper of SBI Clerical exam held on 3rd June 2012 in Hindi Language. Hope you like our efforts. . Happy Reading :)  

Bank Clerk - SBI Associates - Previous Paper with Complete Solutions

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Friends, today we are giving you the Completely Solved Paper of State Bank of India (SBI) Associates Clerical exam held on 1st March 2009. First try to solve this paper in the specified time (without seeing the key). Later check your answers with the given key. If you have any doubts iabout the procedures,  you can refer to the Solutions given at the end of the paper. Hope this will give you the realtime experience for the upcoming SBI Associates Clerical Exam. You can download more Previous papers of SBI Associates clerks from Here. All the best and Happy Reading :)


September 05, 2012

IBPS RRB Clerks previous papers with Complete Solutions- 3

Friends, today we are giving you the previous paper of IBPS Regional Rural Banks Clerks Exam. This exam was held on 23rd October 2011. Just download this paper into your pcs and try to solve it in the specified time. Later check with the answers. We are enclosing the detailed procedure of the solutions so that it will come handy in your preparation. you can read and download more previous papers of Regional Rural Banks Clerks from this link. All The Best and Happy Reading :)

IBPS RRB Clerks - Previous Paper with Complete Solutions

Friends, today we are giving you the Previous Paper of the Regional Rural Banks Clerks. This is the previous paper of the clerk exam of one of the Regional Rural Banks Malwa Gramin Bank (exam was held on 18th December 2011. Just download this paper, try to solve in the specified time. After the completion just check your answers with the Key. If you have any doubts about the solutions, just check the detailed procedure of the solutions given at the end of the paper. Hope you like our effort. You can check more previous papers of the ibps rrb clerks here. Happy Reading :)

September 04, 2012

IBPS RRB (Regional Rural Banks) Clerks Previous Paper - Free Download

Friends, today we are giving you the Previous Paper of the IBPS RRB Clerical exam. This is the previous paper of the Narmada Malwa Gramin Bank's Clerical Exam. Just download this paper into your computer and practice well. And presently we are working with the key and you will get the key of this paper within 2 days. All The Best and Happy Reading :)

Current Affairs - August 2012


Current Affairs - National - August

Union Government, Shipping Minister G K Vasan, as part of efforts to enhance maritime security, on 3 August launched the Rs 132 crore National Automatic Identification System (NAIS), which will ensure effective search and co-ordination besides broadcasting warnings to merchant ships. Authorities describing the project as the most important component of coastal surveillance, and it will enhance safe navigation along the 7,500—km long Indian coastline.

Current Affairs - Bilateral - August

India, on 2 August, invited Belgium to invest in the upcoming national manufacturing and investments zones (NMIZs) with a focused approach in energy, water disposal as well as treatment, and research and training. This was conveyed to the visiting Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and European Affairs, Didier Reynders, by Commerce and Industry Minister, Anand Sharma, during his meeting in New Delhi. An official statement issued after the meeting said the visiting Belgian Minister offered expertise in water treatment, waste disposal and energy sector which would be useful in NMIZs .NMIZs will be mega industrial zones with world-class supporting infrastructure.The government is offering incentives such as exemption from capital gains tax and a liberalised labour and environment norms to promote these zones.

Current Affairs - Economy - August

Indian Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said in Colombo on 3 August, India will help Sri Lanka establish a special economic zone to manufacture auto components in Trincomalee. The SEZ would promote exports to the production chains in India.A Joint Task Force on the SEZ would be set up and submit its report within 90 days. Anand Sharma also announced the setting up of a pharmaceutical manufacturing hub in Sri Lanka.

Current Affairs - People - August

Laisenia Qarase- Former Fiji Prime Minister, the last democratically elected leader in the coup-plagued South Pacific nation, was sentenced to 12 months jail on 3 August after being found guilty of corruption. Mr. Qarase, who became prime minister in 2000 and was ousted in a military coup six years later, was convicted on nine charges of abuse of office and failing to discharge his duty when he was a public servant in the 1990s. The charges related to his time as a director of a government investment company called Fijian Holdings from 1992 to 1995, when prosecutors said he put the interests of his family and home village before the public.

Current Affairs - Sports - August

South Africa stood as the World’s Number One Test Cricket team replacing England. The feat was achieved after its 2-0 victory over England in the three Test-match series, which ended at Lord’s Cricket Ground in London on 21 August 2012. Australia and Pakistan stood at third and forth positions. India stands on fifth position.

Current Affairs - Awards - August

India born internationally acclaimed NRI Heart Surgeon and Research Scientist from the famed Harvard University, Dr Mukesh Hariawala, has been unanimously selected by the National Healthcare jury to be honored with the prestigious 'India's Most Admired Surgeon 2012 Award'. The glittering ceremony to be held at Mumbai's Hilton Hotel on 21st September, will have in attendance top dignitaries from government, celluloid personalities, industrialists and eminent public figures, led by Maharashtra Governor Shri K. Sankaranarayanan.

Current Affairs - Science and Techonology - August

Scientists at the Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS) in Pilani have developed a new bio-sensor device to detect arsenic content in drinking water. The device can be operated by a layman and is based on a rare combination of bio-engineering and electronics. The hand-held device, the size of a mobile phone and presently undergoing field testing, promises to be immensely useful for millions of people inhabiting the river basins of the Ganga, Brahmaputra and Meghna in India and Bangladesh reported to be affected by arsenic contamination. Nearly 50 crore people are estimated to be at risk across Utttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Bangladesh due to high arsenic content in drinking water. High intake of arsenic along with malnourishment and lack of medical care worsens the life of people, especially children, in the arsenic-affected regions.

Current Affairs - International - August

Bangladesh has ordered three international charities to stop providing aid to Rohingya refugees who cross the border to flee violence in Myanmar. France's Doctors without Borders (MSF) and Action Against Hunger (ACF) as well as Britain's Muslim Aid UK have been told to suspend their services in the Cox's Bazaar district bordering Myanmar.

Syndicate Bank - Specialist Officers

Syndicate Bank (one of the leading Nationalized Banks of India) is inviting applications from the Indian citizens who have qualified the Common Written Examination for Specialist Officers conducted by IBPS in March 2012 and have a Valid Score Card issued by IBPS for the posts of Specialist Officers. The starting date of online application is from 4th September 2012 and the last date is 18th September 2012.

September 03, 2012

August Month's Current Affairs - Free Download

Ok Friends, as we promised earlier.... here is the Pdf version of August Month's Current Affairs :)  We are giving you in pdf format so that it will come handy in your preparation. We tried our best to  make this book a complete magazine of August month's current affairs and left no stone unturned to include all hot topics happend in the August month. Just download this book, read well and say your opinion about this book. If you found this small book interesting and enlightening, we would appreciate if you tell your Friends, Family and Colleagues about Us. If you don’t like, then please mail us “Why you don’t like our effort… so that we will try to improve ourselves. Our mail id is That’s all for now friends. Happy Reading……Please don't forget to Like our Facebook page here if you like our effort and to get frequent updates from us.   You can download the Previous Month's Current affairs from Here. Good Day and Happy Reading :)

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September 01, 2012

Current Affairs Quiz - 3

Friends, we hope all of you aware of our Current Affairs Quiz program. (For those who are new to this blog..... we are conducting daily Current Affairs Quiz sessions in our Facebook Group. And on the end of the week (Saturday) we are posting the pdf file with all the questions asked in the quiz during the entire week. This is the third week since we started this program. You can download the pdf file of  Current Affairs Quiz 1 Here, and download the current affairs quiz 2 pdf file from Here). Today we are posting the pdf file of Current Affairs Bit Bank - 3. You can download the pdf file from the below link. Dont forget to Like our Facebook Page here for daily updates on Current Affairs. Happy Reading :)

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Andhra Bank - Probationary Officers / Specialist Officers

Andhra Bank, one of the leading Nationalized Banks of India is inviting applications from the eligible Indian citizens who have taken the Common Written Examination for Probationary Officer cadre conducted by IBPS in  September / November 2011/ for Specialist Officers on 11.03.2012 and have a valid Score card issued by IBPS. for the posts of Probationary OfficersSpecialist Officer. The starting date of the online application is 1st September 2012 and the last date is 15th September 2012.
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