POLL ANSWERS WITH EXPLANATION 08.05.2020

Solution (a) Milindapanho wasn’t written by one person. It is the collected dialogue between the Indo-Greek king Milinda (or Meander) and the Buddhist sage Nagasena. Solution (d) Maski, Gurjara, Nettur and Udegolam... Read more »

POLL ANSWERS WITH EXPLANATION 22.04.2020

Solution (d) The name of India is a corruption of the word Sindhu. Sindhu is the name of the Indus River, mentioned in the Rig-Veda. Neighboring Arabs, Iranians uttered ‘s’ as ‘h’... Read more »

INSTAGRAM QUIZ ANSWERS WITH EXPLANATION 19.04.2020

Answer: (a) The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) released NCAER Land Records and Services Index (N-LRSI 2020) recently.As per the index, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, and Tamil Nadu are... Read more »

POLL ANSWERS WITH EXPLANATION 19.04.2020

Solution (b) GM Mustard is a perfect flower so it ‘selfpollinates’. Therefore Delhi University’s then VC Dr. Deepak Pental created GM mustard so that he could cross-pollinate Indian variety with European variety... Read more »

INSTAGRAM QUIZ ANSWERS AND EXPLANATION 08.04.2020

Answer: B The Indian government, on December 2019, had launched the Central Equipment Identity Register Portal to block and trace mobile phones. It has the database of the International Mobile Equipment Identity... Read more »

POLL ANSWERS WITH EXPLANATION 08.04.2020

Solution (c) As per Economic Survey, first statement is right but Central Government’s domestic liability is 46% so #2 is wrong. By elimination, we get (C). Solution (a) Canned food (#3) and... Read more »

POLL ANSWERS WITH EXPLANATION

Solution (c) UNFCCC secretariat launched its Climate Neutral Now initiative in 2015. The following year, the secretariat launched a new pillar under its Momentum for Change initiative focused on Climate Neutral Now,... Read more »

POLL ANSWERS WITH EXPLANATION

Solution (a) The Aral Sea, in Central Asia, used to be the fourth largest lake in the world, after the Caspian Sea, and Lakes Superior and Victori(a) Now barely 10% of it... Read more »

THE HINDU NEWSPAPER IMPORTANT ARTICLES 19.11.2019

FRONT PAGE Uproar in LS over Farooq’s detention Bhutan to levy charges on tourists from India NATIONAL ISRO gets set for launch of Cartosat-3 next week Citizenship Bill still in draft stage... Read more »

THE HINDU NEWSPAPER IMPORTANT ARTICLES 26.10.2019

FRONT PAGE Murmu is J&K Lt. Governor, Mathur will go to Ladakh Activists cry foul as govt. notifies RTI rules NATIONAL U.S. seeks ‘road map’ to restore normalcy in Kashmir Brazil intends... Read more »