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June 18, 2018
Civilian Awards in India

People work for money but go an extra mile for recognition, praise and rewards”. This quote by Dale Carnegie seems absolutely accurate. When one does something great they are showered with appreciation and rewards. Awards are conferred to recognize the good works of people and honor their achievements. India gives various awards to its citizens for their distinguished contribution in the areas of Leadership, Literature, Patriotic and Particulars. Civilian awards are bestowed on the top [...]

Beat Plastic Pollution

  Introduction The 2018 World Environment Day was momentous for India as the country was the global host and joined the league of the nations which hosted this prestigious event before. With “Beat Plastic Pollution” as the theme for this day, India went big with an announcement to wipe out all the single-use plastics from the country by 2022. This announcement gave an extension to the activities carried on by millions of Indians like policymakers, [...]

National Symbols of India

National symbols of India depict the country’s image and have been chosen very carefully. The national animal, tiger symbolises power; the national flower, lotus symbolises purity;the national tree, banyan symbolises immortality, the national bird, peacock symbolises elegance and the national fruit, mango symbolises the tropical climate of India. Similarly, our national song and national anthem were a source of inspiration during the freedom struggle. The national emblem of India depicts four lions standing back to [...]

UPSC Civil Services Exams Prelims and Mains

History is a major subject for lakhs of aspirants preparing for the UPSC Civil Services Exams (CSE). The subject is a major component of both UPSC CSE Prelims and Mains examination. The History section of UPSC CSE focuses on the prehistoric, ancient, medieval, and Modern history of India and the sub-continent traces the origins of early civilisation, the inception, growth and expansion of kingdoms and empire. Sometime, it becomes difficult for the aspirants to prepare [...]

Major Indian Scientific Breakthroughs in 2017-18

India has carved its place among the topmost countries in the world in the field of scientific research and positioned itself as one of the top five nations in the field of space research. Science in India has witnessed major advancements in the last few years. All thanks to the wonderful talent and the infrastructural facilities available in the country. Present-day India is strongly focusing on the field of science and technology, realizing that it plays [...]

UPSC Civil Services Examination Geography Syllabus

Geography is an important subject for the UPSC Civil Services Exams aspirants, with the subject being a core component of the Prelims and Mains, as well as an Optional subject in the Mains. The subject focuses on India and the world’s physical features and atmosphere and human effect on the same, while discussing the distribution of resources, population, and economics. Geography is often considered as the most scoring subject, as the nature of questions pertaining [...]

UPSC Civil Services Examination History Syllabus

History is one of the core subjects in the Civil Services Examinations, with the subject being an integral part of the Prelims and Mains exams. Regardless of the aspirants liking or disliking for the subject, they have to prepare the subject if they aspire to crack the Civil Services examinations. From memorising the names of historical characters to the places of historical significance in an Indian context, covering the ancient, medieval, and modern history of [...]

Exam Syllabus For UPSC

Union Public Service Commission Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is India’s foremost central organisation responsible for conducting examinations for and appointment to the All India Services and Group A and B staff for central services. The provision for UPSC is enshrined in the Part IV of Indian Constitution. The Articles from Article 315 to Article 323 in Part IV requires the government to constitute a Public Service Commission for the Union as well as all [...]

DU Admission Schedule 2018

Delhi University’s online registration for around 60 undergraduate courses, spread over 63 colleges in the capital are going to end soon after which the admission process is going to start. The total number of seats on offer this year are nearly 56,000 including seats that have been added on account of new courses being introduced. Nearly 3.38 lakh students had applied for admissions. This year the number of applicants is expected to be higher. The [...]

CBSE 10 Results 2018

The Central Board for Secondary Education released class tenth result today. The central board examination for class 10th took place largely in the month of March, the exams were marred with controversy as the leaked mathematics question paper was leaked. Four Students have scored near perfect score of 499 out of 500 in this years class 10th results, while nearly 87 per cent students have cleared the matriculate examination out of 16,38,428 candidates who appeared [...]

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