Tag Archives: general awareness

General Awareness is one of the major topic in the competitive exams. GA covers all the day to day activities in the field of Sports, Scientific advancement, Politics and Economy, and so on. This section of Tut2learn provides constructive source for all GA related ideas. Further it covers all the previous year Q&A of UPSC, SSC, TNPSC , IBPS, CBI, UGC/CSIR-NET, SET examinations.

Amur falcon spotted near Nagpur

Maharastra had an unexpected visitor last week. An Amur falcon, a predatory bird known for extremely long migration, was spotted in Umred Karhandla Wildlife Sanctuary near Nagpur. The falcon flies an unbelievable 22000 km from its home in Nagaland  to South Africa then to Mongolia and back home again. The bird is hunted widely for


Air India to give preferred seat for a fee

The government owned airline, Air India plans to roll out an option making it easier for passengers to get their preferred seats. From this month, the option of pre-selection of preferred seats would be made available to economy flyers for a charge by Air India. Almost all private airlines already have this option. Reportedly, the


2508 cities zeroed for affordable housing scheme

Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu, on Wednesday, announced that 2508 cities of 26 states have been selected for ‘Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana’. The Scheme is aimed at providing affordable houses to the urban poor. Assuring the quality of the houses, Venkaiah Naidu said that home will be constructed meeting requirements of structural safety again natural calamities


E-Portal for farmers to be launched by 2018

Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said that an electronic trading portal (e-NAM) will be launched in 585 regulated wholesale markets across India by March 2018. The portal will be introduced to benefit farmers under the scheme to promote National Agriculture Market (NAM). Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said that once the portal is launched, farmers


Watch Mercury visiting the Sun on May 9

India will be able to witness the transit of planet Mercury passing by the Sun on May 9. In the celestial event, which takes place after a gap of 10 years, the Mercury will be seen as a black dot passing from one end of the solar disc to the other. The phenomenon occurs when


Alastair Cook to break Sachin’s 11 year old record

England’s Test Skipper Alastair Cook is all set to make it to the history books of cricket.  Cook is set become the youngest cricketer to complete 10,000 runs in Test Cricket. The left-hander is just 36 runs away from the milestone, which Sachin Tendulkar had set in 2005 when he was 31 years, 10 months.


10 year old boy finds Instagram bug, wins $10,000

A 10 year old boy has just become the youngest person ever to receive a reward from Facebook after he found a bug on its Instagram app. Named Jani, the boy from Helsinki, Finland, has found a bug that allowed him to delete other people’s comments on the photo-sharing app. Jani received $10,000 reward for


Vijay Mallya’s resignation accepted by Rajya Sabha

Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari has accepted liquor baron and independent MP Vijay Mallya’s resignation from the post of MP. Mallya had tendered his resignation on Monday saying he doesn’t want his reputation be tarnished. Earlier the resignation was rejected as it ‘lacked his original signature’ and on procedural grounds. Mallya is currently wanted by


China to send astronauts to moon in 2036

It seems like space race 2.0 is nearing. As per latest reports, China is gearing up to put astronauts on the moon by 2036. In 2003, the country had become the third nation on the planet to send a human into space with its own rocket after US and USSR. It is also planning to


ICSE results will be declared 2 weeks earlier!

The Indian School Certificate Examinations results for class 10 and 12 (ISC) will be declared on May 6 at 3 pm.  The result will be made available though the designated career portals, the website of the council and SMS. The results are being declared 2 weeks earlier as the ICSE board will be introducing Live


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