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Centre notifies the Public Servants Rules 2014

The Centre has notified The Public Servants (Furnishing of Information and Annual Return of Assets and Liabilities

OECD unveils Automatic Information Exchange Framework

Paris-based Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) unveiled a single global standard for automatic exchange

Global Innovation Index 2014

India is placed at the 76th position, a slip of 10 places from last year, in the annual Global Innovation Index (GII) survey

NASA launches OCO-2, first carbon-tracking satellite

NASA has successfully launched Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) satellite from Vandenberg Air Force Station, California.

Bolivia legalizes child labor from age 10

Bolivian Vice President signed a law authorizing children to work from age 10.

Australia repeals carbon law

Australias repeal of carbon law came as a biggest blow to the global fight against greenhouse-gas emission.
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    How to tackle Reading Comprehension

    The General Studies paper II of CSE constitutes of quantitative aptitude, data interpretation and English language comprehension skills.

    Handle Negative Marking Tactfully

    In a significant change in the pattern of Civil Services Examination (CSE), Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has incorporated negative marking system for objective type questions in Preliminary examination held on May 20, 2007.

    How to handle Prelims GS Paper I

    GS for prelims have always been a nightmare both for the freshers as well as aspirants who have previously appeared and cleared prelims.

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    The Preliminary examination is meant to serve as a screening test only.

    Toppers on Personality Test

    Personality test is the final hurdle of the civil services selection process. With the implementation of new Main examination pattern, from 2013 the interview will be of 275 marks.

    INTERVIEW - Long-Term Strategy - There is no Shortcut to Success

    This is an ambiguous and confusing question because normally it has been observed that the candidates begin their interview preparation only after qualifying in the Mains.
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    Consider the following statements regarding Defence Scientific Information & Documentation Centre (DESIDOC):

    1. The Defence Research and Development Organisation has an internal system of communication that acts like a private Internet system.
    2. DESIDOC connects various centres working on crucial defence projects, thus securing them from any kind of hacking or interception.
    3. The Defence Scientific Information & Documentation Centre (DESIDOC) is located in Mumbai.

    Which of the above statements are correct?

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    (b) 1, 3 only
    (c) 2, 3 only
    (d) 1, 2, 3

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    The Organisation for European Economic Cooperation (OEEC) was established in 1948 to run the US-financed Marshall Plan


    AOSIS is a coalition of small island and low-lying coastal countries that share similar development challenges and concerns about the environment,

    Nagoya Protocol

    The Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization (ABS) was adopted on 29th October 2010 in Nagoya, Japan.

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    President's Nod To Whistle Blowers Bill

    People who expose corruption in government or irregularities by public functionaries can now be free of any fear of victimization.

    National Policy on Universal Electronic Accessibility

    The Union Cabinet has approved the National Policy on Universal Electronic Accessibility that recognizes the need to eliminate discrimination on the basis of disabilities

    National AIDS Control Programme Phase - IV

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved a gross budgetary support of Rs. 8632.77 crore
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    UPSC released Civil Services Examination, 2013 result
    Union Public Service Commission released the list of candidates who have successfully cleared all the three stages - Prelims, Mains, and Personality Test - of Civil Services Examination, 2013.
    Civil Services Interview 2013 Result
    Based on the results of the written part of Civil Services Examination, 2013 held by the Union Public Service Commission in December, 2013 and the interviews for Personality Test held in April-June, 2014, following is the list

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    • The kafala system, also known as sponsorship system, is a system used to monitor the construction and domestic migrant laborers in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and the small Arab States of the Persian Gulf. All the members of GCC (Gulf Co-operation Council) implement the Kafala System. The kafala system makes it difficult for workers to leave in situations where they are underpaid or abused.
    • Each GCC country manages its temporary migrant workforce through the sponsorship or Kafala system. Under this system, a local citizen or local company (the kafeel) must sponsor foreign workers in order for their work visas and residency to be valid. This means that an individuals right to work and legal presence in the host country is dependent on his or her employer, rendering him or her vulnerable to exploitation.
    • In most GCC states, migrants cannot leave or enter the country without their employer s permission.
    • According to sources 2/3 of the GCC s labour force is comprised of migrant workers
    • 600,000+ workers are estimated to be in conditions of forced labour throughout the Middle east
    • 70% + of visas issued by the Saudi government are traded in the black market
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