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Prelim Bits 14-03-2017

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Bribery rate in Asia-Pacific Recently, Transparency International has conducted a survey in 16 Asia-Pacific countries to rank them according to the bribery rate. India has the highest bribery rate…

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Prelim Bits 13-03-2017

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Brahmos Missile It is the supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from land, sea, sub-sea and air based platforms. It is developed by a joint venture between DRDO of India and NPOM of Russi…

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Prelim Bits 12-03-2017

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National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) NCRB is an Indian government agency responsible for collecting and analysing crime data as defined by the Indian Penal Code. It is part of the Ministry of Home…

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Prelim Bits 11-03-2017

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Nuclear Command Authority The Nuclear Command Authority (NCA) of India is the authority responsible for command, control and operational decisions regarding India's nuclear weapons programme. …

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Prelim Bits 10-03-2017

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INS Tillanchang INS Tillanchang, a Water Jet Fast Attack Craft (WJFAC) was commissioned into the Indian Navy. The ship has been indigenously designed and built. It is an upgrade from the Chetlat…

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Prelim Bits 09-03-2017

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New Tiger Reserves in Uttarakhand The Uttarakhand state is soon to get two new tiger reserves. The Nandhaur Wildlife Sanctuary across India and Nepal and Surai Range in Terai are the two proposed…

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Prelim Bits 08-03-2017

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Al Nagah-Ii 2017 It is joint military exercise between the Indian and Oman armies. This year edition is being held at Himachal Pradesh and 2015 edition was held in Muscat, Oman in 2015. The aim o…

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Prelim Bits 07-03-2017

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World Wildlife Day (WWD) United Nations General Assembly in 2013, designated 3rd March of every year as UN World Wildlife Day, marking the day of adoption of the Convention on I…

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Prelim Bits 06-03-2017

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Kurukh Language It is an endangered tribal language of the Dravidian family spoken by the Oraon tribal community. Oraon tribes are mainly found in the states of Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Wes…

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Prelim Bits 05-03-2017

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Jal Kranti Abhiyan Jal Kranti Abhiyan is being celebrated every year to consolidate water conservation and management in the country. It was launched on 2015. The objectives of Jal Kranti Abhiyan…

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