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What is Pichwai Art ?

Pichwai is a tradional style of painting from Rajasthan and usually depicts Lord Krishna and related stories. The paintings are made on the cloth and are used as a backdrop to the idol in the temple. They show various moods of Krishna and are executed in the miniature style. Other themes are also portrayed, such […]

Who is the National Security Advisor of India 2019

The Union Government has reappointed retired Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Ajit Doval as National Security Adviser, according to him a Cabinet rank. He becomes the first NSA to get Cabinet status in the table of precedence. In his previous stint as an NSA, he had the status of Minister of State (MoS). According to […]

What is the Defence budget of Pakistan?

The Pakistan government claimed that its defence budget was kept unchanged at Rs. 1,152.535 million for next fiscal (2019-20), but the official documents showed that there was a nominal increase of 4.5% in the defence expenditure as compared to the last year. The original allocation for defence for outgoing fiscal (2018-19) was Rs. 1,100.334 ...

Who is Lok Sabha Speaker in Present Time

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Om Birla was unanimously elected as the Speaker of the 17th Lok Sabha on June 19, 2019. Om Birla, two times MP from Rajasthan’s Kota, was elected after Prime Minister Narendra Modi proposed his name on Day 3 of the Lok Sabha session. Om Birla’s nomination for the Speaker’s post […]

ISRO Chandrayaan-2 Mission Launched on July 15

India’s second mission to the moon, Chandrayaan-2, would be launched on July 15, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K. Sivan announced on June 12, 2019. The landing on the moon near the South Pole, an uncharted territory so far, would be on September 6 or 7, Sivan told reporters. The launch would take place […]

National Rubber Policy 2019 Highlights for UPSC IAS PSC

The Department of Commerce brought out the National Rubber Policy in March 2019. The National Rubber Policy includes several provisions to support the Natural Rubber (NR) production sector and the entire rubber industry value chain. The Policy covers new planting and replanting of rubber, support for growers, processing and marketing of ...

Best Quantitative Aptitude Questions and Answers With Explanation

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The Man Booker Winners from 1969-2019 with Book/Novels

The Man Booker Prize Winners List with Book/Novels : General Awareness is a most important section in all competitive exams like UPSC, IAS, SSC, RRB NTPC, FCI, CWC, LIC, ESIC, IBPS, SBI, RBI, AAI, State Level Exams & Various Competitive Exams. Questions based on the Man Booker Prize are always asked in various competitive exams. […]

List of Governors of Odisha (Updated)

The current Governor of Odisha is Prof. Ganeshi Lal. The Governor of Odisha is a nominal head and representative of the President of India in the state of Odisha. The Governor is appointed by the President for a maximum period of 5 years. Since 1946 to till date, List of all the chief ministers of […]

List of Chief Ministers of Odisha (Updated)

The current Chief Minister of Odisha is Naveen Patnaik and the government of Biju Janata Dal party in Odisha. The first Prime Minister of Odisha was Harkrishna Mahatat. Since 1946 to till date, List of all the chief ministers of Odisha. No. Name Term of office 1. Naveen Patnaik 29 May, 2019 – Incumbent 2. […]