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Daily Huddle Exercise (IAS Preparation)

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timezone

Why do we need different time zones?

Having different time zones means that no matter where you live on the planet, your noon is the middle of the day when the sun is highest

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Lat-long

How to locate places on Earth?

An imaginary grid is used to pinpoint the position of any place on Earth. This grid is made up of imaginary lines called latitude and longitude.

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Daily Huddle

GST revenue reverses trend in Dec-17

The Goods and Services Tax revenue collection went up around Rs 6,000 crore as compared to the November collection.

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Daily Current Affairs (IAS Preparation)

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Fisherman

Pakistan releases 147 Indian fishermen

Fishermen from Pakistan and India are frequently detained for illegally fishing in each other’s territorial waters..

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Maharashtra Bandh

Why is Maharashtra on the boil?

On January 1, members of the Dalit community on their way to Bhima-Koregaon, a village near Pune..

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ICCR President

Vinay Sahasrabuddhe new ICCR President

President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed Rajya Sabha MP Vinay Sahasrabuddhe..

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Regionalism – Its Dimensions, Meaning and Issues

To understand regionalism, we need to know various dimensions of the region. Region as a geographical unit..

Understanding Subsidies

Subsidies are one of the quintessential attributes of any welfare state. India, at the eve of independence was left with uphill task of socio-economic..

Banking System in India – Non Performing Assets

The banking business has boomed since Independence, particularly after the LPG reforms. The sector is currently valued ..

Urbanization in India: Facts and Issues

Urban areas have been recognized as “engines of inclusive economic growth”. Of the 121 crore Indians, 83.3 crore live..

UPSC Toppers

  • Woods are lovely dark and deep but I have miles to go before I sleep

    As I was a lone traveler my mother stood as study partner in all 4 years. She was the one who trained me for literature in this attempt - Nandini KR (Rank 1, CSE-2016)

  • Having built an orientation, the second thing is to build your CONTENT

    The way I did it was by making notes, continuous revision and most importantly, discussion with a peer group. - Pratik Tayal (AIR 92 CSE 2016)

  • Success is just delayed, not denied. My sun has set to rise again

    UPSC exam is such an unpredictable, tiring exam that tests not only the hard work and perseverance of the candidate but also the moral support of friends and family - Parikshit Zade (Rank 280, CSE-2016)

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