Indian Geography questions with answers for your practice

Indian Geography” plays an important role for Exams like IAS, State PSC, SSC and other similar competitive exams. we presents a Complete set of Indian Geography Questions Answers in the form of Practice Sets that consists of sufficient MCQs. Physical Geography Multiple Choice Questions Set 1  Physical Geography Multiple Choice Questions Set 2 Physical Geography … Read more

IMPORTANT GEOGRAPHY TOPICS FOR UPSC IAS PRELIMS 2020 FREE PDF

UPSC Civil Services Examination – 2020 Geography Important Topics General Studies Paper (Prelims and Mains) In General studies paper of UPSC Civil services Examination, Geography is one of the most important sections of the Prelims as well as mains exam. One can easily expect 25 – 30 questions from Geography syllabus in UPSC Prelims General … Read more

Geography Expected MCQs: UPSC IAS Prelims Exam 2020

UPSC IAS Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2020: Geography Expected MCQs/Question Bank for General Studies Paper-1. MYUPSC.COM is dedicated to preparation of UPSC Civil Services and State PSC Prelims and Mains Examination 2020. We are providing here the best quality study material and Test Series for UPSC IAS Prelims and Mains Exam 2020. You can get … Read more

UPSC IAS Prelims Exam 2020 Practice Test 13

UPSC Examination Calendar 2020 – Important Dates Date of Notification for Civil Service Prelims and Indian Forest Service Prelims: February 12, 2020 Last date to apply for Civil Service Prelims and Indian Forest Service Prelims: March 03, 2020 Date of UPSC CSE Prelims 2020 and IFS Prelims 2020: May 31, 2020 Date of UPSC CSE … Read more

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Industry 4.0, also known as the intelligent industry, is considered to be the fourth industrial revolution, a term coined by Professor Schwa band seeks to transform a company into an intelligent organization to achieve the best business results. To some, it will seem too soon to talk about the next industrial revolution, i.e., the fourth industrial … Read more

Interstate water disputes

The Inter-State River Water Disputes are one of the most contentious issues in the Indian federalism today. The recent cases of the Cauvery Water Dispute and the Satluj Yamuna Link Canal are some examples. Various Inter-State Water Disputes Tribunals have been constituted so far, but they had their own problems. Constitutional Provisions Entry 17 of … Read more

BRICS-Brazil-Russia-India-China and South Africa

BRICS is an acronym for the grouping of the world’s leading emerging economies, namely Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The BRICS Leaders’ Summit is convened annually. Structure BRICS does not exist in form of organization, but it is an annual summit between the supreme leaders of five nations. The Chairmanship of the forum … Read more

Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)

What is SCO? SCO is a permanent intergovernmental international organisation. It’s a Eurasian political, economic and military organisation aiming to maintain peace, security and stability in the region. It was created in 2001. The SCO Charter was signed in 2002, and entered into force in 2003. It is a statutory document which outlines the organization’s … Read more

BANGLADESH-BHUTAN-INDIA-NEPAL (BBIN) INITIATIVE

The Bhutan government has decided to send the bill for ratification of the Bangladesh-Bhutan-India-Nepal (BBIN) initiative for road and rail connectivity to its upper senate. Background: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN) had signed a framework MVA in June 2015 to enable movement of passenger and cargo vehicles across borders among the four countries. Bhutan … Read more

ASEAN:The Association of Southeast Asian Nations

What is ASEAN? The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is a regional organization which was established to promote political and social stability amid rising tensions among the Asia-Pacific’s post-colonial states. The motto of ASEAN is “One Vision, One Identity, One Community”. 8th August is observed as ASEAN Day. ASEAN Secretariat – Indonesia, Jakarta. Member Nations … Read more

India-Afghanistan: Challenges; Geo-Political Developments

India-Afghanistan Relations: Gaining Strategic Bonding Reflecting on the history of Afghanistan-India relations spanning over thousands of years, the enduring bond of the two nations is an effort and determination of the people of both the countries for an ever flourishing comprehensive strategic partnership. Focusing on India’s cooperation with Afghanistan reaffirms the shared understanding that is … Read more

Lokpal and Lokayukta

What are Lokpal and Lokayukta? The Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013 provided for the establishment of Lokpal for the Union and Lokayukta for States These institutions are statutory bodies without any constitutional status. They perform the function of an “ombudsman” and inquire into allegations of corruption against certain public functionaries and for related matters. Why … Read more

Wuhan sprit

Informal summit held between Indian PM Narendra Modi and Chinese president Xi in April 2018 at Wuhan. It has following outcomes which are said to be Wuhan spirit. Prime Minister of India, H.E. Shri Narendra Modi and President of People’s Republic of China, H.E. Mr. Xi Jinping held their first Informal Summit in Wuhan on … Read more

UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL (UNSC)

On a request from China, consultations on Kashmir were scheduled by United Nations Security Council (UNSC) recently to discuss Kashmir (India’s abrogation of Article 370). Abrogation of Article 370 United Nations Security Council (UNSC) It is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations (UN). Like the UN as a whole, it was … Read more

Geographical Indication (GI)

The Geographical Indication (GI) under the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade has recently registered 4 new GIs. These latest additions to the list of registered GIs are: Palani Panchamirtham from Tamil Nadu, Tawlhlohpuan and Mizo Puanchei from Mizoram and Tirur Betel leaf from Kerala Geographical Indication (GI): GI is an indication used … Read more

GULF OF GUINEA

Gulf-of-Guinea

Recently, nine Chinese and eight Ukrainian seamen have been abducted after two merchant vessels came under attack in Cameroonian waters. The attacks took place off the Port of Douala. Gulf of Guinea The Gulf of Guinea is the north-easternmost part of the tropical Atlantic Ocean. The intersection of the Equator and Prime Meridian (zero degrees latitude and longitude) … Read more