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Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY): A skill development initiative 

Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) is a skill development initiative scheme of the Government of India for recognition and standardisation of skills. The aim of the PMKVY to encourage aptitude towards employable skills and to increase working efficiency of probable and existing daily wage earners, by giving monetary awards and rewards and by

Success has many facets : How to interpret?


Life  is an endeavour Life to majority of us is an endeavour to achieve success, which in its turn becomes the reason of our sense of fulfillment and happiness. Success has, nevertheless, one thousand meanings and connotations. In different times and different situations success has its own meaning and connotation.  However,

UPSC Civil Services Mains 2016: ESSAY Question Paper

Instructions: Write two essays, choosing one from each of the following Section A & B, in about 1000-1200 words. Section ‘A’ If development is not engendered, it is endangered Need brings greed, if greed increases it spoils breed Water disputes between states in federal India Innovation is the key determinant of economic growth and social welfare Section

Civil Services Main Exam 2016: General Studies Paper–1 Question Paper

  Early Buddhist Stupa-art, while depicting folk motifs and narratives, successfully expoundsBuddhist ideals. Elucidate. Krishnadeva Raya, the king of Vijayanagar, was not only an accomplished scholar himself but was a also a great patron of learning and literature. Discuss. Explain how the upraising of 1857 constitutes an important watershed in the