Official GK Thread for MBA entrance Exams 2010-2011 Prep Resources

Hello Pagalguys!!!! [smiley] [smiley]
General Knowledge as we all know is a vast subject in itself, spanning from applying common sense to mugging up facts. It is important not just for exams like - SNAP, IIFT, IRMA (and others of the ilk) but also after the commencement of GD/PIs.
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1.The abbreviation of IIFCL is
2.The Payment System RTGS & NEFT are maintained by
3.This bank was awarded by SKOCH Financial Inclusion Awarded 2011
4.Streptomycin has been successfully in the treatment of
5.In Human Body, Growth Hormone is produced by gland
6.In Sweet Potato F...
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Current Affairs For GK in Entrance Exams
Mamta Banerjee sworn in as West Bengals First Woman CM J
She brought about the end of 34 years of uninterrupted rule by the CPI(M)-led Left Front.
The Mamata Banerjee ministry has 43 members apart from her. Of these 36 are Trinamool Congress me...
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The Trinamool Congress list of ministers sworn in as ministers in West Bangal include Amit Mitra, Partha Chatterjee, Manish Gupta, Subrata Mukherjee, Abdul Karim Chowdhury, Sadhan Pandey, Upen Biswas, Sabitri Mitra, Bratya Basu, Madan Mitra and Noore Alam Chowdhury.
Interesting facts about India
The largest employer in India is the Indian Railways, employing over a million people.
The worlds first university was established in Takshila in 700 BC. More than 10,500 students from all over the world studied more than 60 subjects. The University of Nala...
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Personalities-Who is Who-Firsts in India
First and Last Indian Governor General of Free India C. Rajgopalachari
First British Governor of India Lord William Bentinck
First British Viceroy of India Lord Canning
First Chairman of Prasar Bharti Nikhil Chakr...
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Hi guys,
Hope your preps going on fine. Don't know if its been quoted here or not but would like to mention that keep reading economic times on a regular basis. You shall get to know about the mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures between companies, the financial terms, about banks and the...
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Michael Bloomberg is a famous businessman who is one of the world's richest with a net worth approaching $5 billion. He is president of Bloomberg Financial Markets and after being a lifelong democrat, changed parties to republican and was elected mayor of New York City in 2001.
Richard Branson...
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You are welcome Wish i could help with other sections but for the time being some more articles from me coming soon! :)
very interesting article .thx for post.
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Facts for GK
The Al-Queda Terrorist Osama-Bin-Laden was killed at Abbottabad on 2nd May 2011 by the US Navy Group SEAL Team Six.
The Operation was called Neptune Spear.
Before his death, The Al-Qaeda chief was based at what is called THE WAZIRISTAN HAWELI as the ...
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Friendship. Feuds. Betrayal. Mammoth corruption. Karunanidhi started out as the idealist with the silver tongue. This is the breathless story of how his family led him astray. And turned Tamil Nadu into a family estate
Good article about TN politics
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List of current Indian Govt. Ministers :
Union Council of Ministers of India - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Who's Who - Government: National Portal of India
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The Making of Osama Bin Laden
Very good article covering the profile of Osama bin laden till his death .
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Actually the Lokpal Bill was for the first time presented during the fourth Lok Sabha in 1968, and was passed there in 1969, not in 1972
However, while it was pending in the Rajya Sabha, the Lok Sabha was dissolved so the bill was not passed at that time. The bill was revived in 1971, 1977,...
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What is the Jan Lokpal Bill, why it's important?
The Jan Lokpal Bill (Citizen's ombudsman Bill) is a draft anti-corruption bill drawn up by prominent civil society activists seeking the appointment of a Jan Lokpal, an independent body that would investigate corruption cases, complete the inve...
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10 things to know about Anna Hazare and Jan Lok Pal Bill
1. Who is Anna Hazare? An ex-army man. Fought 1965 Indo-Pak War 2. What's so special about him? He built a village Ralegaon Siddhi in Ahamad Nagar district, Maharashtra 3. So what? This village is a self-sustained model village. Ener...
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guys check dis out.....a must for GD/PIs....hope u all will find it beneficial...
Indian Current Affairs
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Lokpal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
for most of the info about the lokpal (ombudsman) and the lokpal bill:lookround:
my 69th post
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no mention about the history of the LOKPAL bill???
i guess knowing the history will help.:oops:
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hey guys check this link out ...
This has a lot of Business Quiz with answers...
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