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June 30, 2015

Computer Knowledge Expected Questions (Processor & It's Devices) - Set 1

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  1. __________ is a printed circuit card inside the computer ?
    1. Mother board
    2. CPU
    3. CU
    4. ALU
    5. None of these
  2. The mother board contains various ___________
    1. Integrated system
    2. Integrated Science 
    3. Integrated Circuits 
    4. All of these
    5. None of these
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IDBI Executives Online Exam 2015 Call Letters out

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Friends, the IDBI Bank Ltd has released the Call Letters for it's Executives Online Exam 2015. There are 500 posts in total. The online exam is going to be held on 11th July 2015 (Sunday). You can download your IDBI Executives Online Exam Call Letters from the official website of IDBI Bank Ltd www.idbi.com or from below link. All the Best :)
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General Knowledge Quiz - Set 59

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Which birds are flying mammals ?


Mout Abu, the hill station, is in which state ?


In which country was the first medical school found ?



When was the state emblem adopted by the Govt of India ?

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June 29, 2015

General Knowledge Quiz - Set 58

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Who established the Pulitzer Prize ?


Name the national bird of India ?


What is farming that is practiced without the use of chemical pesticides called ?


Which spice has a hot and pungent flavor and is good for people with joint pains ?


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June 27, 2015

IBPS PO V Study Plan (Updated for those who starts from Today)

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Correction : There was an error in Previous Study Plan which was posted yesterday (Mismatch b/w Dates and Days). CORRECTED IT NOW... Please Download it Again.

Friends, I am Kanwal, an ardent reader of Gr8AmbitionZ.com. You might have already downloaded the IBPS PO V Preparation plan posted by Gr8AmbitionZ almost 2 months ago. As the IBPS has officially declared the IBPS PO V Exam dates yesterday, I just updated the dates in the time table so that I can start my preparation from today. As somebody has worked hard on the original study plan and shared with us, I felt now it's my responsibility to share my work with you people so that it will be helpful for you. Just download it from below mediafire link and make necessary changes (if you felt any) according to your convenience, and prepare well. All the Best and Happy Reading :)
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June 26, 2015

26th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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National Affairs
  • The Government has asked the Chief Ministers of Bihar, Tamil Nadu and Rajasthan to encourage supply of free milk to school children.
    • In a letter to these states, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh have already implemented the scheme of free supply of milk products to increase the nutritional level in the Mid- Day Meal for school children.
      • Chief Minister of Bihar : Nitish Kumar
      • Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu : J Jayalalithaa
      • Chief Minister of Rajasthan : Vasundhara Raje
      • Chief Minister of Karnataka : Siddaramaiah
      • Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh : Shivraj Singh Chauhan
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25th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • India has pledged $1 billion in assistance to quake-ravaged Nepal for its massive reconstruction programme, asserting that it will strongly stand behind the Nepalese government which is seeking to "wipe the tears" of every Nepali.
    • External Affairs Minister : Sushma Swaraj
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Maharashtra Gramin Bank Recruitment Final (Interview) Results out

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Friends, the Maharashtra Gramin Bank has released the Interview Results of Officers (Scale I) and Office Assistants (Multipurpose). The organization has invited online applications from eligible IBPS RRB CWE III qualified candidates for filling up the above mentioned posts from 20th January 2015 to 4th February 2015. Based on received applications the organization has conducted Interviews from 1st June 2015 to 13th June 2015. Now it has came out with the list of selected candidates as Officers (Scale I) and Office Assistants. You can check complete details from the official website of Maharashtra Gramin Bank or  from below  link. All the Best :)   
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Sincere Efforts always Bring Success

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Hiii  Frndz…This is SANTHIYA.. from Tamil Nadu. Now,I m the happiest girl in the world.. :)

I wish to share my story of becoming an Assistant in NIACL..

‘Everyone should have a time to reach his best..but hard work brings that time earlier…’,These are my inspiring lines…
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IBPS PO V Notification out

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Friends, the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the Notification and important dates of IBPS PO CWE V Recruitment process 2015. The preliminary online exam of IBPS V will be held in the month of October 2015. You can apply online from 10th July 2015 to 1st August 2015. You can check complete details from the official website of IBPS www.ibps.in or from below link. All the Best :)
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June 25, 2015

LIC HFL Assistants & Assistant Managers Final (Interview) Results out

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Friends, the LIC Housing Finance Ltd (LIC HFL) has released Final (Interview) Results of it's Assistants and Assistant Managers recruitment for the year 2015. You can check the list of selected candidates as Assistants and Assistant Managers in LIC HFL from the the official website of LIC HFL www.lichousing.com or from below link. All the best :)
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General Knowledge Quiz - Set 57

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Shillong, the famous hill station, is located in which state of India ?



When farmers use the same land for growing crops on one side and raising livestock on the other side, what kind of farming are they practicing ?



Which bird lays the largest egg ?



Name the tallest bird ?



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Questions Asked in SBI PO Prelims 2015 : Detailed Analysis

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Hi frnds hope u hav read many reviews and know d exam pattern very well now..  Many managed to do more than 70 questions but I viewed only 73 questions due to lack of time management.  So as everyone say  “Time management” is d key and do plan ur strategy well like wat r d questions u r gonna attend in every section & also d time allocation for every section..  I would just like 2 share a few questions of my (& my few frnds) exam based on memory as it might help a few attending exam this weekend :)
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Pain is Temporary, Victory is Forever

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Hi friends this is Angeline sharing my success story of NIACL Assistant. I completed my B.E in 2014 and started preparing for Bank exams with a hope that I wont get this;) because competition is heavy. Then I read many success story and gained confidence and started working hard.
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June 24, 2015

24th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Whistleblower website Wikileaks on it's website cited NSA spied on French President Francois Hollande, Nicolas Sarkozy and Jacques Chirac in 2006-12.
    • Note : In 2013 the NSA was accused of spying on German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
    • NSA : National Security Agency
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BOB Manipal 2015 - Interview & GD Experience : Mukesh

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Hellooo what’s up Gr8Ambitionzs Readers, Today Mausam is Awesome in Jaipur and I am very happy to share my BANK OF BARODA MANIPAL Group Discussion and Interview Experience with my all Gr8Ambitionz's friends.
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Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank Interview Schedules 2015 out

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Friends, the Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank has released Interview Schedules of Officers Scale I and Office Assistant (Multipurpose). The organization had invited online applications from  21st May 2015 to 5th June 2015 for filling up 237 Officers (Scale I) and 589 Office Assistants Posts. Based on the received applications, the organization has shortlisted 400 candidates for the interviews of Officers (Scale I) and 2469 candidates for Office Assistants (Multipurpose) interviews. The interviews are scheduled to be held from 29th June 2015 to 7th August 2015. Check complete details below. All the Best :) 
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June 23, 2015

23rd June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Today (23rd June) is International Olympic Day.
    • This day was introduced in 1948 to commemorate the birth of the modern Olympic Games on 23 June 1894 at the Sorbonne in Paris.
    • The goal of this day is to promote participation in sport across the globe regardless of age, gender or athletic ability.         
  • European Union foreign ministers extended economic sanctions on Russia over its involvement in Ukraine by six months until the end of January 2016.
    • The ministers, meeting in Luxembourg, also agreed to launch a naval mission in the Mediterranean to combat people smugglers who have brought thousands of migrants on perilous journeys to Europe from Libya.
  • South Africa and India have renewed an agreement to extend cooperation in the field of social innovation, astronomy, agriculture, biotechnology and indigenous knowledge systems for the next three years.
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LIC AAO Online Exam 2015 Results out

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Friends, Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) has released the results of it's LIC AAO Online Exam 2015. The organization has conducted Online Test for the recruitment of Assistant Administrative Officers (Generalists / Chartered Accountants) on 15th, 21st and 22nd March 2015. Now it has came out with the list of shortlisted candidates for Interviews. You can check your result from the official website of Life Insurance Corporation of India www.licindia.in or from below link. All the Best :)
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FCI JE, AG II, AG III Exam 2015 Admit Cards for North East and West zones out

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Friends, the Food Corporation of India (FCI) has released admit cards for JE, AG II, AG III Exams of North East and West Zones. The organization is going to conduct Online Exams to Junior Engineers (JE) (Civil Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Mechanical Engineering), Assistants Grade-II (Hindi), Typists (Hindi) and Assistant Grade-III (General / Accounts / Technical / Depot) for West and North East Zones on 12th July 2015. It has came out with the Admit Cards of the same. You can download your admit cards from the official website of Food Corporation of India (FCI) www.fcijobsportal.com or from below link by clicking on your respective zone. All the Best :)
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General Knowledge Quiz - Set 56

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Which is the second highest national award for distinguished service in any field ?


Which instrument is used to measure the height above the ground ?


A kilt is worn by men in which country ?


Who founded the Mouryan Empire ?


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22nd June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • The Taliban has launched an attack on the Afghan Parliament.
    • All the six gunmen who attacked Parliament were killed and the gunfire had stopped.
  • After 53 years, China opened the second land crossing in Tibet via Nathu La to allow the first batch of Indian pilgrims undertaking the arduous Kailash- Manasarovar Yatra, in the latest confidence-building measure between India and China.
    • Note : The opening of the second route through the Himalayan pass of Nathu La in Sikkim, 4,000 metres above sea level, was officially announced during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China last month and will allow more Indians to undertake the pilgrimage.
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June 22, 2015

IDBI Bank Online Call Letters for Pre-Examination Training out

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Friends, the IDBI Bank Ltd has released Online Call Letters for Pre - Examination Training for SC / ST / OBC aspirants. All the SC / ST / OBC aspirants who have applied for Pre-Exam training can download their call letters from the official website of IDBI Bank Ltd or from below link by entering Registration Number and Date of Birth / Password . All the Best :)
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General Knowledge Quiz - Set 55

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What kind of forests is found in extremely cold climate where winters are very long ?


Which animal is called the "vaccum cleaner" of the sea bed ?


Which prehistoric carnivorous animal could fly ?


Who is considered to have compiled the first dictionary ?


Which fish makes the longest migration ?


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June 21, 2015

21st June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Today (third Sunday of June) is Father's Day.
  • Today (21st June) is World Music Day (Fête de la Musique).
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20th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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National Affairs
  • Jharkhand has imposed a ban on the sale of thermocol plates with the move aimed at the promotion of leaf plates in the state.
    • The move will help generate employment for the poor and tribals who are engaged in making leaf plates.
    • Jharkhand Chief Minister : Raghuvar Das
  • Uttar Pradesh Govt launches a first-of-its kind  news portal titled www.Upnews360.In.
    • This portal provides news about the UP government. 
    • Launched by : Akhilesh Yadav (Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister)
    • Note : The UP CM’s official visits to different districts of the state, government events and CM’s posts and comments on social media is being updated in text and video format on the portal on a regular basis.
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19th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • The President of Tanzania, Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, is on a visit to India from 17th June to 21st June.
    • India and Tanzania countries decided to establish a Joint Working Group to strengthen cooperation in counter terrorism, both countries also sign several agreements in the filed of education and tourism.
    • List of MoUs signed between India and Tanzania.
      • Memorandum of Understanding on the establishment of a partnership program in official statistics : It was signed between the Centre East African Statistical Training (EASTC) in Tanzania and the formation of the National Academy Statistical System (NSSTA) in India, and include strengthening staff capacity EASTC and other African countries in official statistics.
      • Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in agricultural statistics, computer applications and Bioinformatics : It was signed between EASTC and the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Indian Institute for Agricultural Statistics Research (IASRI) to strengthen the capacity of staff
      • Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in the field of tourism : To strengthen bilateral cooperation in the sectors of tourism and hospitality.
      • Loan Agreement to operationalize the Line of Control : the agreement between Exim Bank and Government of Tanzania the LOC to $ 268.35 million for the extension of the pipeline project was signed Lake Victoria.
      • Agreement for the appointment of the first and PMC : the agreement between WAPCOS (UAR under M / or water) and the Government of Tanzania for preparation of DPR for the pipeline project was signed Lake Victoria
      • Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation in the field of hydrography and the Protocol on the exchange of hydrographic data : Promote the development and cooperation in the field through the hydrographic surveys, data sharing, capacity building and strengthening infrastructure.
    • Important Details about Tanzania
      • Capital : Dodoma
      • Official languages : Swahili, English
      • Currency : Tanzanian shilling
      • President : Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete
      • PM : Mizengo Pinda
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SBI PRE REVIEW OF 21 JUNE 4th SLOT

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I am Divya Prakash appeared from delhi in 4th slot of exam. I am sharing my exam experience of today.
The paper of reasoning is very easy and one can do easily 20 plus in 20 min.Avoid solving puzzle it is very time taking.i solved 24 question in which 5 inequality very easy, 5 syllogism, one seating arrangement, 3 direction test and 4 sa ki na ka type.
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Review of SBI PO 2015 by Sangeeta. K

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Hi friends my self  Sangeeta.K  from Ghaziabad  and here is my SBI  PO prelims exam review 

Date: 21/06/2015

Time: 8.00 A.M

English : 1. cloze test -5question
2. sentence rearrangement -5 question
3. spotting error  -5 question
4. fill in the blanks -5 question
5 comprehension – 10 question
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Today's (21st June 2015) SBI PO Prelims Exam Review (Morning Shift)

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Dear friends This MADAN from Andhra Pradesh
 
Today SBI PO Morning exam review

English easy

Comprehension 10
Fill in the blanks with two words 5
Error correction 5
Cloze test 5
Jumbling sentence 5
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June 20, 2015

SBI PO 2015 Prelims Review (2nd Session)

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Friends I am Debasish from Bhubaneswar and I gave the exam in 2nd session and this is my review.

Reasoning-Easy

5 ques from each of the following
Syllogism
Inequalities
Coding Decoding- Sa ki na ka and that all
Sitting Arrangement (Circular)-Inward Outward bit confusing
Sitting Arrangement (Row) 8 people facing north etc
Arrangement- 7 people living in 7 floors and liking hobbies (I didnt even looked at it)
Misc-5 ques direction,blood relation etc.
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Review of Today's SBI Prelims Exam (Morning Shift)

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Hai I'm Kamireddy Maniteja from Andhra Pradesh. Here is my detailed review of today's (20th June 2015) SBI PO Prelims Exam. Happy Reading and All the Best :)

English- Moderate 

5- sentence rearrangement
5-error detection
5-fill in blanks
5-Cloze test
10- passage in that 4 synonms n antnomys.
Overal section was not easy .little tough
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General Knowledge Quiz - Set 54

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Who is the first Woman Prime Minister of United Kingdom ?


Which planet is named after the Roman God of War ?


What is the phenomenon of the rising temperatures of the Earth's atmosphere known as ?


Which batsman's nickname was "The Barnacle" ?

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June 19, 2015

18th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Holy month of Ramadan begins.
  • Japan’s parliament passed a bill to lower the voting age to 18 from 20.
    • This move will add 2.4 million new potential voters to the nation’s current voting population of 104 million.
    • The legislation will come into effect in time for next year’s upper house election. 
    • The last time Japan’s voting age was revised was in 1945, when the voting age was lowered to 20 from 25, and women were given the right to vote.
    • Note : The new law puts Japan in line with nearly 90% of the world’s countries in setting the minimum voting age at 18.
  • India ranked 143 out of 162 countries on 2015 Global Peace Index.
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Baroda Manipal School of Banking GD & Interview Call Letters out

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Friends, the Bank of Baroda has released GD and Interview Call letters for Baroda Manipal School of Banking recruitment 2015-16. The organization has conducted online test for the recruitment of Baroda School of Banking on 18th April 2015 and based on the performance of the candidates in the online exam it has released the list of provisionally qualified candidates for the next stage of selection i.e. for Group Discussion & Personal Interview round on 6th May 2015. Now it has came out with the Call Letters for Group Discussions and Interviews. You can download your Interview Call letter form below link. . All the Best :)
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IRDAI Recruitment of Assistants / Rajbhasha Assistant 2015

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Friends, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) is recruiting Assistants / Rajbhasha Assistant for the year 2015. There are 23 Assistants Posts and 1 Rajbhasha Assistant post in total. You can apply online from 17th June 2015 to 10th July 2015. Check complete details below. All the best :)
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General Knowledge Quiz - Set 53

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Which country produces the largest quantities of Tea ?


Who wrote "The Inheritance of Loss" ?


What was Chennai earlier named as ?


Name the science that deals with the Study of Earthquakes ?

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June 18, 2015

NABARD Officers Main Exam Results out

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Friends, the National Bank for Agricultural and Rural Development (NABARD) has released the results of  NABARD Main Examination 2015. The organization has conducted the exam on 11th & 12th April 2015. Now it has came out with the results of the same. You can check the Roll Numbers of candidates who have qualified for interview for the post of Assistant Manager in Grade A (RDBS) / (Rajbhasha) / (Legal) and Manager in Grade B (RDBS) from the official website of NABARD www.nabard.org or from below link. The interviews would tentatively start from 2nd week of July 2015. The organization will intimate complete details via emails soon. All the Best :)
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General Knowledge Quiz - Set 52

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The deadly H1N1 influenza virus is also commonly known as what ?



Which all-rounder took 100 wickets and scored 1000 runs in 16 seasons between 1903 and 1926 ?



Who was the first woman ruler of China ?



Which is the national river of India ?


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June 17, 2015

17th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Today (17th June) is World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought.
    • The purpose of this day is to highlight ways to prevent desertification and recover from drought. 
    • Theme of 2015 : Attainment of food security for all through sustainable food systems
  • Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is on a Nine Day visit to United States of America (USA).
    • He will hold meetings with Foreign Institutional Investors (FII), Management of  New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and select top CEOs of US financial companies.
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin has pledged to add more than 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles to Russia's nuclear arsenal in 2015, sending a clear warning message to Nato amid escalating tensions.
  • The US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has said that the use of Partially Hydrogenated Oils (PHOs), the primary dietary source of artificial transfat in processed foods, must stop in three years.
    • The organization gave 3 years for Food manufacturers to remove PHOs from products.
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General Knowledge Quiz - Set 51

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What is farming on hill slopes called ?


Name the largest string instrument played by the fingertips ?


Who was the founder of the Mughal Empire in India ?


Which fish produces a cloud of ink to confuse it's enemies ?


Name the highest literary award given to writers in India ?


Which country became the first to grant women the right to vote ?


Which planet in the solar system is not named after any God or Goddess ?


Who is the first Indian woman to win WTA Singles ?


The "Dronacharya Award" is given to ?


The famous tennis player Stefan Edberg belongs to which country ?


Name the author of the book "The God of Small Things" ?


Which musical instrument is Amjad Ali Khan associated with ?


Which cricket commentator on radio was known as "Johnners" ?


What are crops that are grown for sale called ?


Name the court poet of mithilanchal under king Shiv narayan ?


Which Roman God is the planet Jupiter named after ?


Who is considered to have written the first Thesaurus of words and phrases ?


Which vitamin helps make bones stronger ?


What did Edmund Halley discover ?


Which percussion instrument has a skin stretched over a shell ? It is usually played by banging on it with sticks ?
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June 16, 2015

16th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • PM Narendra Modi spoke to his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina and Afghanistan President Dr Ashraf Ghani and conveyed good wishes for the holy month of Ramadan to them and their people.
    • He expressed hope for peace, tranquility and harmony in their countries and in the region during this month of piety and prayers.
  • Nepal today reopened six heritage sites for the public in a bid to woo tourists back, nearly two months after deadly earthquakes severely damaged some of the country's historic cultural sites and killed nearly 9,000 people.
    • The six sites, including Pashupatinath, Swoyambhu, Lumbini, Kathmand Durbarsquare, Patan Durbarsquare and Bhaktapur Durbarsquare, enlisted by the UNESCO have been reopened for public.
    • Important Details about Nepal :
    • Capital : Kathmandu
    • Currency : Nepalese rupee
    • Prime Minister : Sushil Koirala
    • President : Ram Baran Yadav

National Affairs
  • The Uttar Pradesh Food and Drug Administration today said it has found detergent in one of
    the samples of milk picked from Mother Dairy’s collection centres, a claim contested by the Delhi-based company.
    • Note : Mother Dairy is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Dairy Development Board.
  • Centre today announced an additional ex-gratia relief of 500 crore rupees and 1000 crore rupees for restoration of damaged structures in Jammu and Kashmir.
    • Home Minister : Rajnath Singh
  • Union Minister for Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad launched half-an-hour free Wi-Fi Interet facility in the Taj Mahal complex.
    • With this, the tourists visiting the Taj Mahal will now be able to upload selfies or photographs clicked with their loved ones directly from Taj Mahal.
    • BSNL has made special arrangements to introduce this facility with support from Quadgen, a Bengaluru-based company.
  • Indian Railways has named Haridwar Mail as Yoga Express
    • Note : The government is celebrating ‘International Yoga Day‘ on 21st of this month.

MOUs
  • The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with DD Kisan channel to provide meaningful content related to farm and dairy sector.
    • The MoU aims at dissemination of up-to-date technical know-hows to farmers, improve their livelihood and income by enhancing their knowledge, and provide information on various technical issues related to farming in broader sense,.
    • NDDB Chairman : T Nanda Kumar

Science & Technology
  • The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER) Jitendra Singh today launched an Augmented Reality (AR) application named Sakaar to highlight the achievements of the Department of Space.
    • The application has been developed by Development and Educational Communication Unit (DECU) of ISRO for Android devices.
    • Sakaar consists of 3D models of MOM, RISAT, rockets (PSLV, GSLV Mk-III); videos of INSAT 3D-predicting cyclones, GSLV D5/Cryo, Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) orbit insertion, launch video of MOM, 360 degree animated view of MOM; Anaglyph of Mars surface. 

People in News
  • Bangladesh's Supreme Court today upheld the death sentence against Ali Ahsan Muhammad Mujahid, the second highest ranking leader of the fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami for war crimes, including massacre of intelligentsia during the liberation war against Pakistan, paving the way for his execution.
  • An Egyptian court sentenced deposed President Mohamed Morsy to death today over a mass jail break during the country's 2011 uprising and issued sweeping punishments against the leadership of Egypt's oldest Islamic group.

New Appointments
  • The United Nations General Assembly today unanimously elected Denmark's former parliament speaker Mogens Lykketoft as president of its 70th anniversary session
    • Note : Current Assembly President : Sam Kutesa (Uganda)

Sports
  • India loses to Pacific island Guam in 2018 World Cup qualifier. 
  • About Guam
    • Capital : Hagåtña
    • Official languages : English, Chamorro
    • Note : Guam's total population is 1,65,000.

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IBPS RRB PO IV and Clerks IV CWE 2015 Notification out

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Good News friends, the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released notification of IBPS RRB IV Common Written Examination 2015. 56 Regional Rural Banks of various states have been participating in this recruitment. Graduation is minimum qualification to apply. The online exam will be held in the month of September 2015. You can apply online from 8th July 2015 to 28th July 2015. Check complete details from below link. All the Best :)
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Practice Guide : Time and Work (Quantitative Aptitude)

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Hi Friends , I am Roopendra again.

Thanks to all of you for the appreciation.

I already shared Practice guide : Profit and Loss.Hope u all like it.
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June 15, 2015

15th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Today is ASEAN Dengue Day
    • This day was launched in 2011 by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the World Health Organization (WHO)  
    • This year (2015) theme : “Dengue is Everybody’s Concern, Causing Socio-economic Burden, But It’s Preventable.”
  • Today is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)
    • This day aims to focus global attention on the problem of physical, emotional, and financial abuse of elders. 
    • Note : The first WEAAD was observed in 2012, and was marked by meetings and conferences at the UN headquarters in New York.
  • Mr. Zhang Dejiang, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National Peoples Congress of the Peoples Republic of China called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today.
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Practice Guide : Profit and Loss (Quantitative Aptitude)

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Hi Friends , I am Roopendra again.

I am really very happy to have all your warm wishes for the previously shared materials. Thanks for the appreciation !!
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If I can,then You too can...!!

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Hello friends, this is Jisha again..but this time with another story..:D...After a lot of failures in 2013..mixture of pass & fail status in 2014..i got the final 'pass' status for IBPS PO-IV.If I can,then You too can...!! It was my first PO exam as i was not eligible for CWE-III process due to date of completion of degree issue.It was not at all easy..i wrote many exams..and cleared a few.For bank exams I learned basics from gr8ambitionz...then only i moved to books.I took almost all quiz provided by Gr8ambitionz.
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June 14, 2015

14th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Today (14th June) is World Blood Donor Day‬
    • This day is observed to raise the public awareness about the need for safe blood donation.
    • Important Note : World Blood Donor Day is one of eight official global public health campaigns marked by the World Health Organization (WHO), along with 
      • World Health Day, 
      • World Tuberculosis Day, 
      • World Immunization Week, 
      • World Malaria Day, 
      • World No Tobacco Day, 
      • World Hepatitis Day and 
      • World AIDS Day.
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13th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Ahead of the first UN Yoga Day to be observed on 21st June 2015, India-China Yoga college has been inaugurated at Yunnan Minzu University in Kunming.
    • This was the first such government institution in China.
    • Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh along with Vice Governor of Yunnan Province Ding Shaoxiang unveiled the plaque of this college.
    • Note : The MoU for establishing the Yoga College was signed during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to China last month.
    • Indian Ambassador to China : Ashok Kantha
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12th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • 12th June is observed as World Day Against Child Labour.
    • This day was first launched in the year 2002 by International Labour Organization (ILO) aiming to raise awareness and activism to prevent child labour.
    • This year's (2015) Theme : 'No to Child Labour, Yes to Quality Education'
  • Bangladesh has come out strongly in India’s support and slammed Pakistan for its statement that India interfered during the 1971 political crisis in East Pakistan.
    • The assertion came a day after Pakistan's foreign ministry issued a statement referring to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks during his Dhaka trip that India had supported Bangladesh's freedom movement. 
      • The ministry criticised Modi's "acknowledgement" of India's "involvement" in the 1971 war and said his statement confirmed India's negative role in the affairs of a sovereign neighbouring state.
    • Bangladesh Information Minister : Hasanal Haq Inu
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List of MoU's from January to April 2015

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For the General Awareness section in upcoming SBI and IBPS exams, I had already shared Trending terms PDF file.

Now, I am going to share the list of MoU's from Jan to April 2015.
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Tips to Solve Puzzle Problems in Reasoning - Part II

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Hi, friends in this part I solved two different puzzle problems in step by step manner. This type of puzzle ask in PO level.
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June 13, 2015

NICL AO Final Results out

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Friends, the National Insurance Company Ltd (NICL) has released the final results of NICL Administrative Officers (Scale I) recruitment. Based on interviews held in the month of May and June 2015, the bank has released the list of provisionally select of NICL AOs 2015. You can check the list of shortlisted candidates from the official website of NICL or from below link. All the Best :)
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RBI Assistants Recruitment Notification 2015 out - 504 Posts

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Sorry for the delayed update guys, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released a recruitment notification for  Assistants for the year 2015. There are 504 posts in total. You can apply online from 12th June 2015 to 3rd July 2015. Check complete details below. All the Best :)
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SSC CHSL 2015 Notification out

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Friends, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the notification of SSC CHSL 2015 [Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Examination].With this exam, the organization is recruiting Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistants, Data Entry Operators and  Lower Division Clerks. You can apply online upto 13th July 2015. Check complete details below. All the Best :)
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June 11, 2015

11th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Nepal PM Sushil Koirala invites PM Narendra Modi to visit Nepal on June 25th to address the First Donors’ Conference in Kathmandu.
    • Note : India has supported Nepal in post earthquake rehabilitation and reconstruction efforts.
  • African leaders have agreed to create the continent's largest free-trade zone, covering 26 countries in an area from Cape Town to Cairo.
    • The deal, signed in Egypt, is intended to ease the movement of goods across member countries which represent more than half the continent's GDP.
    • Note : Three existing trade blocs - the Southern African Development Community (Sadc); the East African Community (EAC) and the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) - are to be united into a single new zone.
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Assam Gramin Vikash Bank Recruitment 2015

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Friends, the Assam Gramin Vikash Bank is recruiting Officer in Middle Management Grade (Scale II), Officer in Junior Management (Scale I) Cadre and Office Assistant (Multipurpose) for the year 2015. Those aspirants who have appeared and cleared the IBPS RRB CWE III are eligible to apply. You can apply online from 11th June 2015 to 25th June 2015. Check complete details below. All the Best :)
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10th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Myanmar’s opposition leader and  Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi is on 4 day visit to China.
    • Important Details about Myanmar :
      • Also known as Republic of the Union of Myanmar / Burma
      • Capital : Naypyidaw
      • Official language : Burmese
      • President : Thein Sein
      • Vice-Presidents :
        • Sai Mauk Kham
        • Nyan Tun
      • Currency : Kyat
    • Important Details about China :
      • Capital : Beijing
      • Currency : Renminbi (yuan)
      • President : Xi Jinping
      • Premier : Li Keqiang
National Affairs
  • The Union Cabinet has gave its nod to the proposal to promulgate the Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Ordinance, 2015.
    • This Act is focused in clarifying the jurisdiction related issues on the cheque bounce and insufficient funds in the bank account.
    • The proposed amendments to the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 (“The NI Act”) are focused on clarifying the jurisdiction related issues for filing cases for offence committed under section 138 of the NI Act.
  • The government has launched a new website, fully dedicated to International Day of Yoga which is to be observed on 21st of this month.
    • The website mea.gov.in/idy.htm was launched by jointly by External Affairs Minister Mrs Sushma Swaraj and Minister of State for Ayush Shripad Naik in New Delhi.
    • The website  gives all the details about the programmes to be conducted internationally on the day.
  • The Union Cabinet approved the signing of a motor vehicles pact between India and three other nations of the SAARC grouping (Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal).
    • This will enable seamless transit of passenger and cargo vehicles among these nations.
    • The agreement will regulate passenger, personal and cargo vehicular traffic between the countries. 
    • Each country will bear its own cost for the implementation of the agreement.
    • India will be represented by minister of road transport and highways Nitin Gadkari
    • Note : The agreement will be signed on 15th of June.
Business & Economy
  • The government has approved Rs 6,000 crore interest-free loan to sugar mills to help them partly clear cane price arrears to farmers that have touched about Rs 21,000 crore.
  • India is expected to grow 7.5% this year, surpassing China, and for the first time is leading the World Bank's growth chart of major economies.
    • China is projected to grow at 7.1% this year.
  • The finance ministry has clarified that Service tax will not be levied on customers dining in restaurants without air conditioning facility or central heating.
    • Even the restaurants that have ACs or central heating will levy service tax only on 40% of the total bill amount, the ministry said in a statement.
    • In case of air-conditioned or air-heated restaurants, "60% of the value is to be deducted from the total amount charged while applying the rate of service tax and tax is to be calculated on the balance 40%", it added.
  • China will supply 14 subway trains with 112 carriages to Kolkata city, the biggest such contract for a Chinese company in South Asia.
    • Note : This is the first overseas order that CRRC (China Railway Rolling Stock Corp Ltd) has received after merger of China's state-owned train manufacturing firms - China North Railway (CNR) and China South Railway (CSR) this month.
Science & Technology
  • Researchers in Peru have discovered a trio of statuettes they believe were created by the
    ancient Caral civilisation some 3,800 years ago.
    • The mud statuettes were found inside a reed basket in a building at the ancient city of Vichama in northern Peru, which is an important archaeological site. 
    • Two of the figures, a naked man and woman painted in white, black and red, are believed to represent political authorities.
New Appointments
  • Delhi Jal Board Vice Chairman Kapil Mishra has been named as the new Law Minister of Delhi.
    • He will succeed Jitendra Singh Tomar who had resigned following his arrest in fake degree case.
  • Mahendra Kumar Sharma, the former vice-president of Hindustan Unilever (HUL), has been appointed the non-executive chairman of ICICI Bank
    • He will be replacing K V Kamath who is set to join the New Development Bank, being established by the BRICS nations, as president.
  • India Cements has appointed P L Subramanian as a non-executive director with immediate effect.
  • Sharad Pawar was unanimously re-elected as the president of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), a post he has occupied since he founded the party in 1999 after parting ways with the Congress.
  • Former Head of the Central Board of Direct Taxes, KV Chowdary, was sworn in as the new Central Vigilance Commissioner.
  • Vijai Sharma was sworn in as new Chief Information Commissioner.
Deaths
  • Former Maharashtra wicket-keeper Hemant Kanitkar, who played in two Tests as a batsman in the home series against Clive Lloyd’s West Indies in 1974-75, passed away.
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IOB CWE CLERK IV - First Allotment List Released

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Friends, the Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) has released the list of provisionally selected candidates as clerks. You can check the State-wise List of Roll numbers of Provisionally Selected Candidates for the post of Clerks from the official website of Indian Overseas Bank www.iob.in or from below link. All the Best :)
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Odisha Gramya Bank is Recruiting Officers and Office Assistants for the year 2015

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Friends, the Odisha Gramya Bank is recruiting Officer in Middle Management Grade (Scale II), Officer in Junior Management (Scale I) Cadre and Office Assistant (Multipurpose). There are 157 Officers Scale I an d177 Office Assistants Posts in total. All eligible aspirants who have appeared and cleared the IBPS RRB CWE III can apply online from 11th June 2015 to 25th June 2015. Check complete details below. All the Best :)
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Trending Terms 2015 : Current Affairs Capsule - Pdf Download

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Hi Friends , I am Roopendra again.

Today I am sharing a PDF file containing Trending terms. This capsule will be very useful for the upcoming SBI and IBPS exams. Happy Reading :)

All the best friends :)
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Success Story of Kumar Rohit

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Name : - Kumar Rohit

Qualification : - B.E. (Computer Sc.), PGDBM (IT)

Prior Work Experience: - Worked for 3 years in software companies
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Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank Cutoffs 2015 out

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Friends, the Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank has released the cutoff details of it's Officers and Office Assistants recruitment for the year 2015. The bank has invited online applications from eligible IBPS RRB CWE III qualified candidates for the posts of Officers (Scale I), General Banking Officers (Scale II), Information Technology Officers (Scale II), Chartered Accountants (Scale II), Law Officers (Scale II), Treasury Managers (Scale II), Officers (Scale III) and Office Assistants (Multipurpose) from 12th February 2015 to 26th February 2015. Now it has came out with the cutoff details of the same. Check complete details below. All the Best :)
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NIACL Assistants Final (Interview) Results out

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Friends, the New India Assurance Company Ltd (NIACL) has released the Final (Interview) Results of NIACL Assistants. You can check the list of Provisionally Selected Candidates for Pre· Employment Medical Examination Recruitment for the post of NIACL Assistants (Class - III) 2014 from the  official website of NIACL www.newindia.co.in or from below link. All the Best :)
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June 10, 2015

Seating Arrangement Shortcuts PDF files (Mobile Compatibility Version)

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Hi,
most of our friends have been complaining that they are unable to read the Reasoning PDF files of part 1 to 4 in their mobiles. So I updated these files to mobile compatibility.
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16th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards Winners List 2015

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Hi Friends, I am Joshua Miranda. Here I am sharing the list of International Indian Film Academy Awards (also known as the IIFA Awards) winners for the year 2015. Happy Reading :)
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India's Army, Navy and Airforce Exercises with other Countries

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ARMY MILITARY Exercises :

  • COPE - USA
  • EKUVERIN - Maldevis
  • Garuda Shakti - Indonasia
  • Hand-in-Hand - China
  • Kurukshetra - Singspore
  • Mitra Shakt - Srilanks
  • Nomadic Elephant - Mangolis
  • Operation X - Maldives
  • Shakti - France
  • Shatrujeet - USA
  • Surya Kiran - Nepal
  • Yudh Abhyas - USA
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June 09, 2015

9th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) wrapped up their two-day summit with a pledge to take actions on issues ranging from climate change, world trade to the Ukraine conflict and the fight against terrorism.
  • Highlights of the Summit :
    • Leaders have agreed that sanctions against Russia must remain in place, until the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine is fully respected.
    • The G-7 group also addressed the threats from the militant groups Islamic State and Boko Haram. 
    • The G-7 leaders called on all nations to fight human trafficking, which is creating a refugee crisis in some of Europe’s Mediterranean countries. 
    • They pledged to increase aid to developing countries, and to pursue strict emissions control targets at the global climate change conference in France in December. 
    • G7 leaders want 100 billion dollars spent every year by governments and businesses to reduce emissions.
    • The G-7 leaders also made a commitment to work with 60 countries to improve health care and avoid epidemics like the recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa. 
    • The leaders promised to expand opportunities for women to gain the knowledge and skills they need to provide for their families. 
      • They want one third more women to have vocational education by 2030.
    • The group also reaffirmed commitment to continue its efforts to meet the target of providing 100 billion U.S. dollars a year by 2020 to developing countries to help them deal with climate change.
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Easy Trick to find Squares between 40 to 60 and 90 to 110

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Hi Friends, I am Sunkari Sandeep. Here I am sharing a simple trick to find squares between 40 to 60 and 90 to 110. Happy Reading :)

We already know squares of 1 to 10 . with this simple squares we can get squares of 40 to 60 and also 90 to 110. the way to get squares is follows
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Tips to Solve Puzzle Problems in Reasoning - Part I

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Hi, friends this is Anandharaja again, earlier I shared the techniques to solve circular / square seating arrangement problems, received good response, most of the readers asked to solve the puzzle problems. So i decided to share the techniques on how to solve Puzzle Problems in in step by step manner.
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IDBI Manipal School of Banking PO Recruitment Notification 2015-16 out

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Friends, the IDBI Bank Ltd, with coordination of Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd has released notification for 1 Year Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance (PGDBF) for the recruitment of Assistant Manager Grade ‘A’. Graduation is minimum qualification to apply. There are 500 Vacancies in total. You can apply online from 10th June 2015 to 24th June 2015. Check complete details below. All the Best :)
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French Open 2015 Winners List

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The French Open 2015 (also known as  Roland Garros) took place at Stade Roland Garros, France from 24th May 2015 to 7th June 2015. It was 114th edition of the French Open tournament. Here is the complete winners list of French Open 2015.
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June 08, 2015

8th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between India and Netherlands for development of vaccines.
    • The MoU signed under ‘Make in India’ initiative of Government of India will enable the Bharat Immunologicals and Biologicals Corporation Ltd (BIBCOL), a Central PSU under Department of Biotechnology, to develop Measles – Rubella vaccine at its plant at Chola, Bulandshahr, Institute for Translational Vaccinology (INTRAVACC) a government-based institute of the Netherlands will extend technical support for the development of vaccine.
    • Prime Minister of The Netherlands : Mark Rutte 
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May 2015 Current Affairs Quick Review - Pdf Download

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Friends, here is the Pdf Version of May 2015 Current Affairs Quick Review (for Printout Purposes). This 4 pages pdf file (Size : 817 kb) consists the lists of important Days, Awards, Appointments, Deaths and Latest RBI rates. Download this file and take printout and read. Happy Reading :)
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RBI Recruitment of Junior Engineers (Civil/ Electrical) 2015

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Friends, the Reserve Bank of India is recruiting Junior Engineer – Civil (11 posts) and Junior Engineer – Electrical (12 posts) in various offices of the Bank. All eligible aspirants can apply online from 5th June 2015 to 26th June 2015. You can check complete details from the official website of RBI www.rbi.org.in or from below link. All the Best :)
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SBI PO Preliminary Exam 2015 Call Letter Out

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Friends, the State Bank of India (SBI) has activated the call letter download link for SBI PO Preliminary Examination 2015. The Online Preliminary Exam of SBI PO is going to start from 20th June 2015. You can download your call letters from the official website of State Bank of India or from below link. All the Best :)
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June 07, 2015

7th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Today is Cancer Survivors Day.
    • This day is celebrated on the first Sunday in June.
      • 2014 date - June 1
      • 2015 date - June 7
      • 2016 date - June 5
      • 2017 date - June 4
  • Two-day long (7th & 8th June) 41st G-7 summit began at Schloss Elmau, Krün, Bavaria, Germany.
    • Participant Countries
      • Canada
      • France
      • Germany
      • Italy
      • Japan
      • United Kingdom
      • United States
      • European Union

National Affairs
  • Kerala government is going to set up the country’s first elephant hospital.
    • The hospital will be set up on a five-acre plot in the Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Mannuthy.
    • It is expected to cost Rs.10 crore.
  • The Home Ministry has struck down an Information and Broadcasting Ministry’s proposal for giving security clearance to 33 television channels of Kalanithi Maran-promoted Sun TV Network, a move that could lead to cancellation of their broadcasting licence.
    • The Maran brothers are facing a CBI probe over alleged allotment of 300 high-speed BSNL telephone lines to the residence of former Communications and Information Technology Minister Dayanidhi Maran in Chennai which were extended to his brother’s channel.

Science & Technology
  • Mangalyaan‬, the country's low-cost Mars mission,  will enter the blackout phase snapping communication with the satellite.
    • From June 8 to 22, the sun will block Mars from the earth snapping communication with the satellite.
    • Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) during this period will go into an "autonomous mode" and will take its decisions.
    • This will be for the first time that there will be a communication break for such a long period of about 15 days.
    • The ISRO spacecraft was launched on its nine-month-long odyssey on a homegrown PSLV rocket from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh on November 5, 2013 and had escaped the earth's gravitational field on December 1, 2013.

Business & Economy
  • The finance ministry has imposed anti-dumping duty for certain stainless steel products imported from China, Malaysia and South Korea, which marks the first decisive move to stem the inflow of such products amid a hue and cry by the domestic steel industry battling sluggish market sentiments and strained margins.
Deaths
  • Former bureaucrat Mahesh N. Buch (M N Buch), who was widely regarded as the architect of modern Bhopal passed away.

Awards & Honors

  • Bangladesh today conferred its prestigious liberation war honour on former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for his “active role” in its independence struggle and consolidating friendship with India.
    • Prime Minister Narendra Modi received this award on his behalf of Vajpayee.

Sports
  • Asian Athletics championships 2015
    • Lalita Babar bagged a gold in 3000m steeplechase with a national record shattering effort.
    • Indian Discuss thrower Vikas Gowda has clinched the Gold with a throw of 62.03m.
  • Barcelona‬ claims Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Champions League trophy 2015 by beating Juventus.
    • This is for the 5th time Barcelona claimed this trophy.

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Simple Techniques to Solve Seating Arrangement Problems - Part 4

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Hi,

already we solved different problems based on Circular / Square Seating Arrangements, this time again I am going to share two seating arrangement problems with step by step solution, but these problems are time consuming ones, because these type of problems are asking in Bank PO exams. we going to solve persons with profession/likes and with blood relations.
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Pallavan Grama Bank released Interview Results of Officers (Scale I)

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Friends, the Pallavan Grama Bank has released Final (Interview) results of Officers (Scale I). The organization has invited online applications for filling up the above mentioned posts from 31st March 2015 to 15th April 2015 and conducted interviews for the shortlisted candidates from 1st June 2015 to 6th June 2015. Based on the performance in these interviews, the organization has released list of selected candidates as Officers (Scale I). Check complete details below. All the Best :)
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India and Bangladesh Sign 22 Agreements

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Our Prime Minister Narendra Modi today arrived in Bangladesh on on his maiden visit to the country. After extensive talks between Modi and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, India and Bangladesh inked as many as 22 agreements, including on curbing human trafficking, smuggling of fake currency and setting up an Indian Economic Zone, to boost bilateral ties. These agreements were signed in the presence of Modi other leaders, including Bangladeshi premier Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
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June 06, 2015

6th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi today arrived on a two-day "historic" visit to Bangladesh.
    • This is his maiden visit to Bangladesh.
    • Highlights of the Visit
      • Modi starts this tour with homage to 1971 martyrs.
      • India and Bangladesh exchange historic land deal documents.
      • Both countries agree to have zero tolerance against extremism; Also to discuss sharing of waters of 54 common rivers.
      • India and Bangladesh inked as many as 22 agreements, including on curbing human trafficking, smuggling of fake currency and setting up an Indian Economic Zone, to boost bilateral ties.
      • India has announced to give US $2 billion in credit line to Bangladesh.
      • Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Sheikh Hasina flagged off two transboundary buses linking Guwahati to Dhaka via Shillong and Kolkata to Tripura via Dhaka in the presence of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
      • The Kolkata-Tripura route via Dhaka cuts the journey time by almost 1000 kms as compared to the currently used route via the northeast. 
      • India will also push for involvement of Indian companies in setting up of ports in that country.
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5th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • World Environment Day (WED) is celebrated every year on 5th June to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet Earth. 
    • It is run by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
    • This day was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972 on the day that United Nations Conference on the Human Environment began.
    • Themes of World Environment Day :
      • Theme of the year 2015 - “One World, One Environment”.
      • Theme of the year 2014 - “small island developing states” or “SIDS” and “Raise your voice, not the sea level”.
      • Theme of the year 2013 - “Think. Eat. Save.” And slogan was “Reduce Your Foodprint”.
      • Theme of the year 2012 -  “Green Economy: Does it include you?”.
      • Theme of the year 2011 - “Forests: Nature at your Service”.
      • Theme of the year 2010 - “Many Species. One Planet. One Future”.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi to embark on two day visit to Bangladesh on 6th June 2015
    • Trade, connectivity and people to people contact to be high on agenda.
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Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank 2nd Phase Recruitment Notification for Officers & Office Assistants out

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Friends, the Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank has released 2nd Phase recruitment notification for Officer Scale III, Scale II (General Banking Officer & Specialist Officer), Officers Scale I and Office Assistant (Multipurpose). Those aspirants who have appeared and cleared IBPS RRB CWE III are eligible to apply. There are 100 Officers (Scale I) and 100 Office Assistants (Multipurpose) posts in total. You can apply online from 9th June 2015 to 24th June 2015. Check complete details below. All the Best.
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Important Update about SSC CHSL Exam 2015 Notification

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Friends, as you know, in the official SSC Cal lender of the year 2015, the Staff Selection Commission has stated that the notification of SSC Combined Higher Secondary (10+2) Examination  2015 (SSC CHSL Exam 2015) will be out today (6th June 2015). But in a recently released notice, the organization has stated that due to administrative reasons, the notice for SSC CHSL 2015, will now be advertised on 13th June 2015. Check complete details below. 
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Madhya Pradesh circle's Postal Assistants Re-exam Results out

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Friends, the Indian Postal department has released the  Postal Assistant / Sorting Assistants Re-exam results of Madhya Pradesh (23). All the candidates who have appeared for the PA/SA Re-Exam of Madhya Pradesh (23) on 15th March 2015 can check their result of Paper I by logging into the postal department's website www.pasadrexam2014.in with your Registration Number and Password. Candidates, shortlisted to appear in the Paper II, may download the Admit Cards. The Paper II (Computer Skill Test) for the selected candidates will be held during 20th & 21st June 2015. Check details below. All the best.
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June 05, 2015

OICL AO Online Exam 2015 Results out

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Friends, the Oriental Insurance Company Ltd has released the OICL AO Online Exam 2015 Results The organization has conducted online exam for the recruitment of Administrative Officers (Scale-I) during the 1st week of May 2015. Now it has came out with the results of the same. You can check your result of OICL AO Online Exam from the official website of Oriental Insurance Copany Ltd www.orientalinsurance.org.in or from below link . All the Best :)
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Simple Techniques to Solve Seating Arrangement Problems - Part 3

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Hi Friends, I am Anandha Raja again. This is the 3rd part of Simple Techniques to Solve Seating Arrangement Problems. In this part  also we going to solve facing inward and outward problems, in part 02 we solved circular seating arrangement but in this part we going to solve two different square seating arrangement problems including finding the gender.  This PDF contains one exercise problem with answer.
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4th June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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National Affairs
  • Six more states - Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand, Telangana, Assam and Jammu and Kashmir - banned Maggi noodles, a day after the Delhi government and the Indian Army banned it.
    • In Shimla, Union health minister J P Nadda said the centre has sought reports from all states on Maggi's quality and a decision would be taken after receiving the reports.
    • Apart from Maggi, the Tamil Nadu government has also banned other brands like Wai Wai Express, Reliance Select Instant, Smith and Jones Chicken Masala as they were found to have excess lead in tests.
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3rd June 2015 - Important Current Affairs updates

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International Affairs
  • On the second leg of President Pranab Mukherjee's 2 day Belarus visit, India and Belarus sign six agreements to enhance bilateral co - operation.
    • Those agreements are,
      • Roadmap for India-Belarus cooperation : Aimed to strengthen bilateral relations and co-operation in trade,economy, culture,political, defence, people- people contacts etc.
      • Protocol to amendment : To amend the agreement between the 2 nations for the  Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income and Property(capital) of September 1997.
      • MoU on cooperation in the field of Standarisation and Information Support : Signed between Bureau of Indian Standards BIS and State Committee For Standardisation of Republic of Belarus.
      • MoU For Manufacturing and Marketing of Light industry Goods : Signed between Union Ministry of Textiles of India and  Belarusian State.
      • MoU for cooperation on Broadcasting : Signed between Prasar Bharati PB and National State Television and Radio company of the Republic of Belarus( Belteleradiocompany)
      • MoU on Bilateral Cooperation :Signed between Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and Ministry of Finance of Belarus
    • Important Details about Belarus
      • Capital - Minsk
      • National Language - Belarusian
      • President - Alexander Lukashenko
      • Prime Minister - Andrei Kobyakov
      • Currency - Belarusian ruble

National Affairs
  • Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje inaugurated Jaipur Metro, touted as one of the fastest built metro systems in the country.
    • In the first phase, the metro will run on 9.6 kilometre stretch covering nine stations from Mansarovar to Chandpole.
  • Centre is working on a new law with a provision of life imprisonment to deal with cases in which consumers of essential commodities & food items are duped.
    • Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution : Ram Vilas Paswan
  • External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj lays foundation stone of South Asian University in New Delhi
    • Note : South Asian University is an international university established by the eight member nations of the South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC).
    • Those Nations are,
      1. Afghanistan
      2. Bangladesh
      3. Bhutan
      4. India
      5. Maldives
      6. Nepal
      7. Pakistan
      8. Sri Lanka
  • Maggie Noodles Controversy
    • Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain has announced an immediate "15-day ban" on sale of Maggi noodles and has asked Nestle, which manufactures the snack, to recall current stocks from the capital in that time and make available new stock, which will be allowed on shelves only after proper checks.
    • The Indian Army also issued advisory to its personnel by asking them not to eat Maggi noodles.
  • To propel economic growth, the government has set an ambitious target of awarding highway projects worth Rs 3.5 lakh crore in next six months besides creation of 25 lakh jobs in the shipping, road, transport and highways sector.

Awards & Honors

  • Former security contractor and and Electronic Surveillance Whistleblower Edward Snowden was awarded with Norwegian prize for freedom of expression (Bjornson Prize) for his work protecting privacy and for shining a critical light on US surveillance of its citizens and others.
    • Snowden, a former analyst at the US National Security Agency, has lived in exile in Russia since 2013 after revealing mass spying programmes by the United States and its allies.
    • About Bjornson Prize :
      • Bjornson Prize was named after a Norwegian Nobel literature laureate.  
      • This award carries a prize money worth 100,000 kroners ($12,700, 11,500 euros).

Deaths
  • Former Japanese Parliament Speaker and Foreign Minister Nobutaka Machimura passed away.
    • Machimura was chairman of the India-Japan Parliamentary Friendship League and worked extensively towards strong India-Japan ties.
  • Irwin Rose, a biochemist who shared the 2004 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering a way that cells destroy unwanted proteins the basis for developing new therapies for diseases such as cervical cancer and cystic fibrosis has Passed Away.

Business & Economy
  • Bangladesh has granted permission to India’s Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) to do business in the country.
    • It was announced by M Shefaq Ahmed, Chairman of Bangladesh Insurance Development and Regulatory Authority (IDRA).
    • LIC will start its operations in Bangladesh as a joint venture (JV) entity to be called LIC Bangladesh Ltd with a paid up capital of one billion Taka.
    • In this JV entity LIC will hold half of the amount while the rest would be owed by its Bangladeshi partners.
    • The capital will be raised from the Bangladesh’s capital market and local entrepreneurs
    • Note : Earlier in 2013, Bangladesh IRDA had rejected LIC’s proposal to operate in the country citing small capital base.

Sports
  • The 21st Asian Athletics Championship began in China.
    • Chinese city of Wuhan is hosting the events.
    • Athletes from 45 Asian countries competing in 42 events.
    • President of AAA (Asian Athletics Association) : Dahlan Al-Hama. 

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