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WE are conducting session daliy on our Facebook group ,we wil also start those session on this group

Looking back..1.August 9 1925 is known in the Indian History for which of the following incidences?
A.Chauri Chaura incidence
B.Kakori Train Robbery
C.Jallianwallah Bagh Incidence
D.The seize of Cawnpore2.In which year, Ashoka invaded Kalinga?
A.261 BC
B.235 BC
C.285 BC
D.275 BC3.In 1999, who was conferred as person of the century by Time Magazine?
A. Mahatma Gandhi
B. Albert Einstein
C. Winston Churchill
D.F.D. Roosevelt
E.Che Guevara4.Humayun received the Kohinoor diamond from?
A.The ruler of Gwalior
B.Shershah Suri
C.The ruler of Bikaner
D.The ruler of Jodhpur5.At which place Mahavira attained Niravana?
D.Rajgriha6.The court language of Mughals was?
D.Persian7.Panipat is modernA. Delhi
B. Faridabad
C. Sonepat
D. Kurukshetra8.Indian Napoleon wasA.Skanda Gupta
B.Samudra Gupta
C.Chandra Gupta I
D.Chandra Gupta9.Which is a 16th-century series of revolts that divided Western Christianity between Protestantism and Catholicism?
D.Restoration10.The title given by the British Government to Mahatma Gandhi which he surrendered during the non-cooperation movement wasA.Kaiser-e-Hind
B.Hind Keasri
C.Rai Bahadur
D.Rt. Honorable


For the love of games!1.Who has won the 2016 Women’s Singles Wimbledon Championship?
[A] Simona Halep
[B] Serena Williams
[C] Angelique Kerber
[D] Andy Murray

2.Who was the goodwill ambassador for the 35th National Games of India?
A Sachin Tendulkar
BPankaj Advani
C Sania Mirza
DSaina Nehwal
E None of these3.Who among the following has been voted as the greatest ODI player in the history of cricket in an exercise conducted by ESPNcricinfo?A Rohit Sharma
B MS Dhoni
C Viv Richard
D Rahul Dravid
4.Which county did Ravi Shastri play for?
D.Leicestershire5.Agha Khan Cup is associated with which of the following games?
D.Hockey6.Who is the first Indian woman to win an Asian Games gold in 400m run?
D.Kamaljit Sandhu7.Cannon, Cue and Pot' are three terms associated with:
A.Billiards, Golf and Shooting
B.Golf Only
C.Both Billiards and Golf
D.Billiards8.Which place is hosting 2016 Kabbadi world cup?
D.Karnatka9.Which is the national sport of Canada?a.Lacrosse/Ice hockey
c.Field hockey
d.Volleyball10.Asian Games have been hosted by _________for maximum number of times.a.Thailand


Everyday at 10 p.m we would be posting questions here and on facebook to help you with the preparation for the exams. 

Watch out for this space.

Day #1

 1. Who was the Viceroy at the time of Quit India Movement? 

 (A) Lord Irwin (B) Lord Mountbatten (C) Lord Wavell (D) Lord Linlithgow    

2. The country that shares longest border with India is–  

(A) China (B) Bangladesh (C) Nepal (D) Pakistan    

3. “Deshbandhu” is the title of–  

(A) B. R. Ambedkar (B) C. R. Das (C) B. C. Pal (D) Rabindranath Tagore    

4. The first woman to conquer Mount Everest twice is–  

(A) Surja Lata Devi (B) Jyoti Randhawa (C) Santosh Yadav (D) Suma Shirur      

5. Which Indian hockey player has a road named after him in Germany ?  

(A) Dhyan Chand (B) Zafar Iqbal (C) Roop Singh (D) Dhanraj Pillai      

6. Who described the Government of India Act, 1935 as a new charter of bondage?  

(A) B. R. Ambedkar (B) Mahatma Gandhi (C) Rajendra Prasad (D) Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru      

7. Kaziranga ational Park is situated in–  

(A) Odisha (B) Gujarat (C) Rajasthan (D) Assam      

8. What is the name of the first research station established by India in the Antarctica–  

(A) Dakshin Gangotri (B) Maitri (C) Agnihotri (D) Aryabhatta     

9. The five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council are–  

(A) China, France, Russia, UK and U.S.A. (B) China, Canada, France, US.A. and Germany  (C) China, Germany, Russia, UK and U.S.A. (D) China, Germany, U.S.A., UK and Canada      

10. Demand for labour is–  

(A) Composite demand (B) Competitive demand (C) Derived demand (D)Joint demand     

#Day 2

1.Kalikho Pul, who passed away recently, was the former Chief Minister of which state of India?



[C]Arunachal Pradesh


2.The first National Conference of Investigation Agencies will be held in which city of India?


[B]New Delhi



3.Which bollywood actress has appointed as a brand ambassador of Vistara?

A.Sonali Bendre

B.Priyanka Chopra

C.Alia Bhat

D.Deepika Padukone

4.The Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development was held from 27 to 28 August 2016 in which country?



C. New Zealand


5.Which group announced appointment of Amit Chandra as the managing director of Bain Capital with effect from August 26th 2016?


B. Microsoft


D.None of these

6.. NASSCOM has recently launched its startup warehouse in which city of India?


[B]New Delhi 



7.Which country will host the first-ever SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference (YPC)?



[C]Sri Lanka


8.Who has been posthumously honoured with the Ashok Chakra on the 2016 Independence Day?

[A]Hanamanthappa Koppad

[B]Havildar Hangpan Dada

[C]Niranjan Ek 

[D]Gursevak Singh

9.Tomorrow’s India Global Summit will be held in which of the following countries? 


[B]South Korea



10.Which committee has recently submitted report on border protection to Union Government?

[A]H R Nagendra committee

[B]N K Singh committee

[C]Madhukar Gupta committee

[D]Shailesh Nagar committee

  1. Which of the following organizations provided medical help to the Turkish troops in the Balkan War?  [A] International Council of Nurses  [B] Pax Romana  [C] Global Humanitarian Forum  [D] Red Crescent Society    

2. Who was the first Muslim President of Indian National Congress?  

[A] Hakim Azmal Khan  [B] Abul Kalam Azad  [C] Rafi Ahmad Kidwai  [D] Badruddin Taiyabji    

3. Who was elected the President of Indian National Congress in the Surat Session 1907 famous for Surat Split?  

[A] Dr. Rash Bihari Ghosh [B] Lala Lajpat Rai  [C] Dadabhai Naoroji  [D] Pherozeshah Mehta    

4. How many delegates had attended the first session of the Indian National Congress in 1885?  

[A] 75  [B] 92  [C] 112  [D] 72   

5. The first Individual Satyagrahi, Acharya Vinoba Bhave offered Satyagraha in which among the following way?  [A]By not paying taxes  [B]By burning British Flag  [C]By making an antiwar speech  [D]By making a speech against the Viceroy of India  

  6. During British Era, the Duke Memorandum became the basis of which among the following? 

 [A]Nehru Report  [B]Mont-Ford Reforms  [C]Indian Councils Act 1909  [D]Government of India Act 1935   

 7. The Battle of Chillianwalla was a part of? 

 [A]Anglo-Maratha Wars  [B]Anglo-Carnatic Wars  [C]Anglo-French Wars  [D]Anglo-Sikh Wars    

8. In which year Jahangir issued the charter to East India Company for establishing the trade establishments in India? 

 [A]1615  [B]1616  [C]1617  [D]1618  

  9. August 9 1925 is known in the Indian History for which of the following incidences?  

[A]Chauri Chaura incidence  [B]Kakori Train Robbery  [C]Jallianwallah Bagh Incidence  [D]The seize of Cawnpore   

 10. In which year, first nationwide elections were held in Afghanistan? 

[A]1952  [B]1958  [C]1965  [D]1968     



  1. According to Maharashtra Water and Irrigation Commission (1999), the irrigation potential of the State could be …………… lakh hactare.      

  (A) 72                                                 (B) 54        

  (C) 126                                               (D) 154     

2. The most serious pest of cashew nut is ……………… in Maharashtra State.   (A) Cashew hopper                             (B) Cashew borer   

(C) Tea mosquito                                (D) Shoot borer     

3. In order to deal effectively with the problem of suicides of Vidarbha farmers, the State Govt. has established ……………….  during 2005-06.   

(A) Kisan Credit Card Scheme                    (B) National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development   (C) Maharashtra State Agricultural Marketing Board   (D) Vasantrao Naik Sheti Swavalamban Mission     

4: During 2003-04, considering the total geographical area of Maharashtra State, ………………. % area was under forest.        

 (A) 33.20                                   (B) 25.34         

  (C) 15.19                                   (D) 20.13   

5: In Maharashtra, the highest area under cotton crop is in …………….. district.         (A) Parbhani                               (B) Yavatmal         

(C) Amravati                               (D) Akola     

6: When income from different forest produce of Maharashtra is considered, the source of highest income is ………………       

 (A) Bamboo                                (B) Tendu       

 (C) Timber                                  (D) Grass     

7: The crop with the highest production in Maharashtra during kharif 2006-07 was ………………..        

(A) Rice                                       (B) Soyabean        

(C) Wheat                                    (D) Jowar     

8: Name the Research Station doing research on ‘Dangi’ breed in western Maharashtra region :        

(A) Rahuri                                   (B) Igatpuri        

(C) Pandharpur                          (D) Mohol   

9: In Maharashtra during 2004-05, Social Forestry Department carried out plantation on ………………         thousand hectares.        

(A) 4.85                                        (B) 3.50       

(C) 2.00                                        (D) 2.65   

10: Sea water fishing is done in the ……………… region.        

(A) Western Maharashtra              (B) Khandesh        

(C) Vidarbha                               (D) Konkan  


1."Milind Panho" explaining the Buddhist doctrines in the form of a dialogue between Milind and his teacher Nagsena(the great Buddhist philosopher )is in :


B.Pali Language



2.Khajuraho temples were built by:

A.The Panchalas

B.The Chandellas

C.The Haryanks


3.Who founded Ramkrishna Mission in 1896?

A.Ram Kisna Paramhans

B.Swami Vivekananda

C.Ravibindra Nath Tagore

D.Devendra Nath Tagore

4.President Muhammad Fuad Masum has been elected as the head of which country?

A. Argentina

B. Iraq

C. Niger

D. Chile

E. None of these

5.Who of the following has been selected as the Horticulture ambassador of Maharashtra?

A. Shah Rukh Khan

B. Amir Khan

C. Salman Khan

D. Amitabh Bachchan

E. None of these

6.In which country is the province of British Columbia located?


B. Mexico

C. South Africa

D. Canada


7.Name the Indian cricket player who has been made an honorary life member of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).

A.Harbhajan Singh

B. Zaheer Khan

C. Anil Kumble

D. Sachin Tendulkar

E. Venkatesh Prasad

8.“All You Desire” is a punchline for

A.Fiat Palio

B.Toyota Innova

C.Skoda Octavia


9.Famous brand “Hugo Boss”, a watch manufacturer, has a tied up with which of the following brands as its retail partner?





10.The Sherton brand in India is owned by

A.Indian Hotels

B.Oberoi Group


D.Taj Group

1. The Curiosity rover built by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as a part of Astrobiology mission successfully landed on the planet–

(A) Mars (B) Saturn

(C) Venus (D) Mercury

2. Which of the following is not an endocrine gland?

(A) Pituitary gland (B) Pancreas

(C) Pineal gland (D) None of these

3. Which of the following is not correctly matched?

(A) Cyrus Mistry : Tata Group (B) Sheryl Sandberg : Facebook

(C) Larry Page : Google (D) Deepak Parekh : HFCL

4. Which of the following acts as both exocrine and endocrine gland?

(A) Pancreas (B) Spleen

(C) Liver (D) Pituitary gland

5. Which of the following does not produce hormone?

(A) Heart (B) Kidney

(C) Gastro-intestinal tract (D) None of these

6. Who among the following Viceroys wrote the book ‘Problems of the East’?

(A) Lord Curzon (B) Lord Clive

(C) Lord Mayo (D) Lord Mountbatten

7. Which among the following Philosophical Systems expounds ‘Critical Examination’ or ‘Solution of a problem by reflection’?

(A) Vaishesika (B) Samkhya

(C) Mimansa (D) Yoga

8. Who among the following said about Md. Ali Jinnah that he was an ‘Ambassador of Hindu-Muslim Unity’?

(A) Annie Besant (B) Sarojini Naidu

(C) B. G. Tilak (D) None of these

9. Which among the following is considered as the best rock cut temple in the world?

(A) Brihadeeswara Temple, Tanjavur (B) Lingaraja Temple, Bhubaneswar

(C) Kailasha Temple, Ellora (D) Kandariya Temple, Khajuraho

10. Badayuni said that “Sultan got freedom from his masses and masses from the Sultan”. Who among the following kings does he refer to?

(A) Alauddin Khilji (B) Balban

(C) Iltutmish (D) Md. Bin Tughlaq

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1.The first metal used by the man was

A. Iron

B. Copper

C. Aluminium

D. Gold

2.Who introduced the ‘Civil Services’ in India ?

A. Lord Dalhousie

B. Lord Curzon

C. Lord Wellesley

D. Lord Cornwallis

3.Neolithic period of age is not characterised by

A. Agriculture

B. Use of copper

C. Domestication of animals

D. Fishing

4.Which of the following is not a Fundamental Right?

A. Right to equality

B. Right to property

C. Right against exploitation

D. Right to freedom of speech and expression

5.Bhagvad Gita was originally written in which language ?

A. Pali

B. Sanskrit

C. Hindi

D. Prakrit

6.What is the correct order of happenings of the following three events in the British rule in India ?

I. Rawlatt Act

II. Hunter Report

III. Jallianwallah Bagh Tragedy





7.British surgeons have carried out the first robotic operation in the world inside which organ?

A. Pancreas

B. Liver

C. Heart

D. Eye

8.Which country has the world’s longest bullet train network and its first sky train?

A. China

B. Japan

C. South Korea

D. Singapore

9. Which state won the Global Agriculture Leadership Award 2016?

A. Odisha


C. Karnataka

D. Punjab

10.Who won her first US Open Trophy in the 2016 tournament?

A. Kim Clijsters

B.. Karolina Pliskova

C. Angelique Kerber

D. None of the above

 I'm confused with the books. Kindly guide me for selection of books. 

 I'm applying for DS course so what should be my approach towards the preparation that I also cover PI preparation. 

Author of “Rich Like Us” ??

e. Ajmer Singh Aulakh

f. Ashok Vajpeyi

g. Sarah Joseph

h. Nayantara Sahgal

the Nobel Prize in Medicine for 2015 was awarded to ?

e) Svetlana Alexievich

f) Tomas Lindahl

g) Tu Youyou

h) Arthur McDonald

Which portfolio did Rajkumari Amrit Kaur, the first woman cabinet minister in India, hold in the independent India’s first cabinet ?

(A) Labour

(B) Health

(C) Education

(D) Railway

Launched on 1st July 1822, which newspaper is the Asia’s oldest extant daily ?

(A) The Times of India

(B) Mumbai Samachar

(C) The Indian Express

(D) Hindustan Times

Which of the following countries are separated by the Strait of Gibraltar? 

[A] Algeria and Portugal

[B] Morroco and Spain

[C] Algeria and Spain

[D] Portugal and Morocco

Only person to be honoured with both ‘Bharat Ratna’ and ‘Nishan-e-Pakistan’?

(A) Mohammed Iqbal

(B) Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan

(C) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

(D) Morarji Desai

Jurisdiction of which among the following high courts covers the Union Territory of Lakshadweep?

[A]Tamil Nadu High Court

[B]Kerala High Court 

[C]Calcutta High Court

[D]Bombay High Court

11th July’ is observed as __________ every year. 

[A]World Population Day

[B]World Heritage Day 

[C]World Consumer Rights Day 

[D]World Zoonoses Day

'Do or Die' is associated with the following movement__

e. Non co-operation movement 

f. Quit India 

g. Khilafat Movement 

h. Revolt of 1857

What to prepare for the essay during the process of admission in TISSNET for HRM n 

Hi Guys, has the registration for Tiss 2017 started? Kindly post the link.



Do any one have previous year question papers of tissnet ?if so pls post ..thank you.

What is the "real" avg package for MA HRM and what is the fee structure?


could you please tell me what were the approximate interview and writting assessment cutoff out of 50 in 2016 hrm programme. I think I Missed it by little margin. i wNt to reappear this year .your input would save my hopes. Thanks. FYI I appeared twice in PI for last two years,in 2015 I missed it by waiting list 4 and this year cut off were not given in final scorecard , unable to judge my weak point ..