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By gktoday On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

General Knowledge Today GK2018

Q.3 What was ‘Word of the Year-2017’ according to the Oxford Dictionaries? (A) Youthquake (B) Youth (C) Passion (D) dictionary Ans . A Q.4 NASA launched the ‘OSIRIS-REx’ Mission to collect More...

By gktoday On Monday, November 11th, 2013

The Raghuram Rajan panel report details -Civil Service bytes

The Raghuram Rajan panel report has made a case for ending the ‘special category’ criteria for providing additional assistance to poorer States, as it ranked Goa and Kerala as the economically most advanced More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Current affairs Updates

Famous Writer and President of the Sahitya Akademi, Sunil Gangopadhyay Died President of the Sahitya Akademi and an eminent writer, Sunil Gangopadhyay died on 23 October 2012 due to heart attack at his residence More...

By gktoday On Saturday, October 20th, 2012
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GKTODAY Quiz .The correct answers for the questions asked on October 15

1) ‘As You Like It’ was written by : (a) Bernard Shaw (b) George Orwell (c) Pearl S Buck (d) Shakespeare correct answer is  (d) Shakespeare  As You Like It is a pastoral comedy by William Shakespeare More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, March 13th, 2012


The Current Affairs, Current GK, Sports News and Events; Appointments Sections have been updated on March 13, 2012.  In GENERAL KNOWLEDGE section under sub-section GK at a Glance we have added Round-up of 2011 More...

By gktoday On Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Easy Maths-Math Shortcuts for Competitive exams

World Math Day World Math Day is on March 7, 2012 Mathematics is the study of quantity, structure, space, and change. Mathematicians seek out patterns and formulate new conjectures. Mathematicians resolve the truth More...

By gktoday On Saturday, April 16th, 2011

Lokpal Bill-what is a Lokpal Bill,its importance,features and all about it

Lok Pal Bill  latest Happenings: Lok Pal panel meets, discusses revised version of corruption bill New Delhi: The joint drafting committee to prepare the Lok Pal Bill met for the first time on Saturday, a week More...

By gktoday On Sunday, April 10th, 2011
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Union Budget India 2011 Highlights

Standard rate of excise duty held at 10 percent; no change in CENVAT rates. Personal income tax exemption limit raised to Rs 180,000 from Rs 160,000 for individual tax payers. For senior citizens, the qualifying More...

By gktoday On Saturday, February 26th, 2011

Labour Bureau and the History Labour Statistics in India

Labour Statistics in India may be said to have originated when the first national population census was conducted in 1872. This census gave not only the count of number of persons, but also the number of gainfully More...