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RAS/RTS Mains Exam Practice Solved Test-7

Write short Notes:- 1. Jakham Dam Jakham Dam is located in Pratapgarh District in Rajasthan. It is located in Anooppura village of Pratapgarh Tehsil; the dam is a main irrigation project of the area. This dam is built on the Jakham River, which originates from…

Petya Ransomware Attack

Key Features: Petya Ransomware was part of a new wave of cyber-attacks that had hit computer servers all across Europe, locking up computer data and crippling enterprise services in the corporate sector. Ransomware is a type of malware that blocks access to a computer or…

NASA Developing First Asteroid Deflection Mission

Key Feature: NASA is developing the first-ever mission that will deflect a near-Earth asteroid, and help test   the systems that will allow mankind to protect the planet from potential cosmic body impacts in future. The Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) — which is being designed…

Two Stages to Orbit (TSTO) Space Transportation System

Key Features: Recently India became the fifth nation to successfully conduct the flight demonstration of a scaled down version of a winged-body reusable launch vehicle. It is a stepping stone towards fully reusable Two Stage to Orbit (TSTO) space transportation system. TSTO launch vehicle can…

Electric Propulsion System

Recently, ISRO has planned to launch GSAT-20, based on electric propulsion technology which has helped in reducing the weight of the satellite to just 3.5 tonnes. Electric Propulsion System (EPS) can reduce the dependence on chemical propellant thereby increasing the payload capacity of the vehicle….

Green Propellants by ISRO

Key features: The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is developing green propellants for future rockets, considering the harmful effects of exhausts released by rockets on the earth’s atmosphere. ISRO has developed eco-friendly solid propellant based on Glycidyl Azide Polymer (GAP) as fuel and Ammonium Di-Nitramide…

UPSC IAS Prelims 2019: Important Study Notes

UPSC and State Public Services Commission Prelims and Mains Exam 2019 Western Disturbances Western Disturbance is an extra tropical storm originating in the Mediterranean region that brings sudden winter rain to the north-western parts of the Indian sub-continent. It is a non-monsoonal precipitation pattern driven…

Bacteria Wolbachia

Key Points Recently successful experiments were conducted in Australia, which demonstrated the positive correlation between presence of Wolbachia bacteria in mosquitoes and reduced spread of diseases such as Malaria and Dengue. Wolbachia bacteria are a tiny bacterium that is present in up to 60% of…

Thermal Battery Plant

India became home to the world‘s first-ever thermal battery plant which was inaugurated recently in Amravati, Andhra Pradesh. It aims to create a new energy storage form that is expected to have commercial applications, while also maintaining a low carbon footprint, and being less dependent…

Digital North East Vision 2022

Key Points Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) recently released The Digital North East Vision 2022 in Guwahati, Assam. The vision document emphasizes on leveraging digital technologies to transform lives of people of north east and enhance ease of living. It identifies eight digital…

MCR 1 Gene

Key Points: Mcr-1 gene seen in K. pneumoniae bacteria mobilized colistin resistance (mcr-1) gene that confers multidrug-resistance has now been reported in Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteria This gene endows resistance against last hope antibiotic — colistin The mcr-1 gene is usually found in the plasmid (small…

5G (Fifth Generation)

Key Points: TRAI gives nod for sale of 5G spectrum The government has set up a high level forum to evaluate road-maps and formulate a strategy to adopt 5G in the country by 2020. 5G is a wireless communication and next generation mobile networks technology…

IAS Prelims 2019: Art and Culture Revision Notes

Click Here – Download ART & CULTURE Indian Art and culture for UPSC Civil Services Preliminary -2019 Indian Art can be classified under three headings:- Performing Arts Visual Arts Literary Arts Performing Arts Performing arts include the various dance forms, music, Indian theatre and puppetry….

Art Culture and Heritage of Rajasthan

Art, Culture and Heritage of Rajasthan Index 1. Literature & Language of Rajasthan 2. Practice MCQ Rajasthani Language Rajasthani Literature 3. Art & Handicrafts of Rajasthan 4. Practice MCQ Rajasthani Paintings Rajasthani Folk Arts 5.  Rajasthan Festivals & Fairs 6. Practice MCQ Compositions of Literature…

Polity and Administration of Rajasthan

Content: Political Background of Rajasthan Govt of India Acts Important term used in Polity Governor Chief Minister Council of Ministers State Legislature Election Commission High Court Rajasthan State Legal Service Authority Lok Adalats in Rajasthan Administration of Rajasthan Chief Secretary State Secretariat Directorates Administrative Setup…

Geography of Rajasthan Study Notes with practice MCQ

Where globalization means as it so often does that the rich and powerful now have new means to further enrich and empower themselves at the cost of the poorer and weaker, we have a responsibility to protect in the name of universal freedom – Nelson…

Daily Current Affairs 11-18 April 2019

1. With reference to the widely acclaimed tiger conservation project, ‘Project Tiger’, choose the year, in which the project was launched? a) 1981 b) 1971 c) 1973 d) 1991 Answer: c only Explanation: Project Tiger is a tiger conservation programme launched in April 1973 by…

Menstrual Hygiene for Adolescent Girls Schemes

About Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) One of the key components of the National Rural Health Mission is to provide every village in the country with a trained female community health activist ASHA. Selected from the village itself and accountable to it, the ASHA will…

IAS Prelims 2019: 2000 Solved MCQ for GS Paper

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD IAS PRELIMS EXAM- 2019 General Studies Paper-I Highly Expected (2000-Solved MCQ) IAS Preliminary Examination 2019 High Yield Solved Questions Covered The Following Topics: Current Affairs Art and Culture Indian Economy Latest International Affairs Indian Polity Latest Govt Schemes Science and Technology…

INSIGHTSIAS REVISION TESTS FOR UPSC CIVIL SERVICES PRELIMINARY EXAM – 2019: TESTS 17 TO 20

This document is the compilation of 100 questions that are part of InsightsIAS’ famous REVISION initiative for UPSC civil services examination – 2019 (which has become most anticipated annual affair by lakhs of IAS aspirants across the country). These questions are carefully framed so as…

INSIGHTSIAS REVISION TESTS FOR UPSC CIVIL SERVICES PRELIMINARY EXAM – 2019: TESTS 13 TO 16

This document is the compilation of 100 questions that are part of InsightsIAS’ famous REVISION initiative for UPSC civil services examination – 2019 (which has become most anticipated annual affair by lakhs of IAS aspirants across the country). These questions are carefully framed so as…

INSIGHTSIAS REVISION TESTS FOR UPSC CIVIL SERVICES PRELIMINARY EXAM – 2019: TESTS 9 TO 12

This document is the compilation of 100 questions that are part of InsightsIAS’ famous REVISION initiative for UPSC civil services examination – 2019 (which has become most anticipated annual affair by lakhs of IAS aspirants across the country). These questions are carefully framed so as…

INSIGHTSIAS REVISION TESTS FOR UPSC CIVIL SERVICES PRELIMINARY EXAM – 2019: TESTS 5 TO 8

This document is the compilation of 100 questions that are part of InsightsIAS’ famous REVISION initiative for UPSC civil services examination – 2019 (which has become most anticipated annual affair by lakhs of IAS aspirants across the country). These questions are carefully framed so as…

Insights Revision Tests for Prelims 2019 Test 1-4

This document is the compilation of 100 questions that are part of InsightsIAS’ famous REVISION initiative for UPSC civil services examination – 2019 (which has become most anticipated annual affair by lakhs of IAS aspirants across the country). These questions are carefully framed so as…

UPSC Civil Services Examination 2018 Prelims Answer Key

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