Current Affairs for IAS PCS Civil Services Exams : 12 February 2019

Current Affairs : 12 February 2019 Paper 2 and 3: Topics Covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   India-Norway Marine Pollution Initiative   What to study? For Prelims: Highlights of the initiative. For Mains: Significance and the need for…

Current Affairs for IAS PCS Civil Services Exams : 11 February 2019

Current Affairs : 11 February 2019 Paper 3: Topics Covered: Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism.   Sela Tunnel   What to study? For Prelims: Geographical location of Sela tunnel and overview of its neighbourhood. For Mains: Significance and the need for tunnel.   Context: Prime Minister Narendra…

Word of the day – D’oh

Meaning – An exclamation that usually follows the sudden realization that you did something stupid. Examples – 1) Two plus two is five. D’oh! I mean four!   2) Call 9-1-1!What’s the number? D’oh! Etymology – Homer Simpson, the notorious cartoon family man, is given credit for popularizing this expression. Feel free to use it any time       …

Current Affairs for IAS PCS Civil Services Exams : 09 February 2019

Current Affairs : 09 February 2019   Paper 2: Topics Covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Exercise Cutlass Express:   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Exercise Cutlass Express- features and significance.   Context: Multinational training exercise ‘CUTLASS EXPRESS – 19’ was held recently.   About Exercise Cutlass…

CLAT batch Schedule of lectures Wednesday 13- February -2019

CLAT batch Schedule of lectures Wednesday 13- February -2019 8:00 AM to 9:15 AM – Newspaper Reading 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM – Current Affairs & Presentations 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM – Constitution 12:00 AM to 3:00 PM – G.K. and Current Affairs and test 3:00 PM to 3:30 PM – Lunch Break 3:30 PM…

Word of the day – Dump

Meaning – An ugly or run-down place; a disgusting place to live. Example – 1) My apartment is such a dump. I really should move. Etymology – A ‘dump’ is where you bring your garbage and refuse. So if you live in a dump, it’s so ugly that it could                   …