Riddles and Puzzles

  1. If you have me, you want to share me. If you share me, you haven’t got me. What am I?
  2. Imagine you are in a dark room? How do you get out?
  3. What occurs in every minute, twice in moments yet never in a thousand years?
  4. Why can’t a man living in the USA be buried in Canada?
  5. What can you catch but not throw?
  6. What is the easiest way to double your money?
  7. What has to be broken before you can use it?
  8. What belongs to you but used by others?
  9. Which word in the dictionary is spelled incorrectly?
  10. What did baby corn ask mother corn?
  11. I have an eye but I can’t see. Who am I?
  12. What goes up but never goes down?
  13. I start with T and I end with t. Who am I?
  14. What is the only thing you break while you take its name?
  15. Name three words containing letter ‘b’ but it is silent.

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Ans 1.) Secret Ans 2.) Stop imagining Ans 3.) The letter ‘m’ Ans 4.) Why should a living man be buried? Ans 5.) Cold Ans 6.) Put it in front of the mirror. Ans 7.) An egg Ans 8.) Your name Ans 9.) Incorrectly Ans 10.) Where is POP-CORN? Ans 11.) A needle Ans 12.) Your age Ans 13.) Tea-Pot Ans 14.) Silence Ans 15.) Doubt, debt and subtle.

Gujarat TET Results Declared

Gujarat Secondary Education Board (GSEB) has declared Gujarat TET 2013 results, which are available on their official website http://gujarat-education.gov.in/seb/ . The exam was held on 1st September, 2013. Along with the results, the GSEB has also released the final answer key.

Selection Procedure:

  • The selected candidates have been assessed purely on the basis of their performance in Gujarat TET 2013 written examination.
  • The qualified candidates will be called for document verification and then the allotments will be made based on the merit of the candidate.

How to check Gujarat TET 2013 Result:

  1. Visit the official website link: http://gujarat-education.gov.in/seb/
  2. Click on the result link.
  3. Enter your roll number and click the submit button.
  4. Check result and take a printout for further reference.


Good luck to all the candidates!!!!

TISS-NET: TISS National Entrance Test

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) has invited applications for Admissions in 2014-2016 batch for its Full-Time (regular) Post Graduate Degree Programmes (M.A., M. Sc., M.H.A., M.P.H.) offered from Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad campuses.

Eligibility Criteria:

a) Candidates having a bachelor’s degree with minimum of 3 years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognized university are eligible to apply.

b) Candidates who will be able to complete all the requirements of their final year Bachelor’s Degree examinations by Saturday, June 14, 2014 are also eligible to apply to all the programmes except School of Health System Studies and School of Education(Elementary) programmes.

In case of (b), admission to any of the Master’s Degree Programmes of the Institute will be provisional. In case the examination process for the final year is not over before June 14, 2014, the provisional admission stands cancelled. If a provisionally admitted student fails in the final year examination, the offer of provisional admission automatically stands cancelled.

Last date for filling the form online: October 25, 2013

The interested candidates can visit the website link https://admissions.tiss.edu/ for further details and notifications.

GATE Joint Admission Test for Masters(JAM), M.Sc.

Important Dates for JAM 2014


Commencement of Online Registration 16 September, 2013 (Monday)
Last date for payment of fee through challan 12 October, 2013 (Saturday)
Last date for closure of Online Registration on the website 12 October, 2013 (Saturday)
Last date for final website closure 16 October 2013 (Wednesday) at 23:59 hours
Last date for receipt of completed Online Registration Form along with two Photographs, payment details and SC/ST/PD and OBC(NCL) Certificate(s) at IIT Kanpur 23 October, 2013 (Wednesday)
Date of JAM 2014 Test 9 February, 2014 (Sunday)
Announcement of the Results of JAM 2014 16 April, 2014 (Wednesday) at 17:00 hours


For any further details and notifications, visit the official website link: http://gate.iitk.ac.in/jam/

UPSC Section Officers/Stenographers (Grade ‘B’/Grade-I) Limited Departmental Competitive Examination

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has made announcement regarding a ‘Combined Limited Departmental Competitive Examination’ for additions in the Select Lists for the Section Officers’ Grade and Stenographer’s Grade-I/Grade ‘B’.

Important Dates:

Last Date for Receipt of Applications: 14th October, 2013 (Either by hand or by post/Speed Post/Courier)

Date of Examination: 21st December, 2013

Eligibility Criteria:

Only certain categories of departmental candidates who are employed as Assistants or Stenographers’ Grade ‘C’/Grade II of these Services or as Cypher Assistants Grade II of Cypher Sub-Cadre of the Indian Foreign Service Branch ‘B’ are eligible to apply for this examination.

Application Form: Application forms and full details are available from Secretary, Union Public Service Commission, Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi-110069.

Application Fee: Rs. 20/- by money order or on Cash payment at U.P.S.C. Counter. Candidates must clearly state on Money Order coupons ‘S.Os’/Stenographers’ (Grade ‘B’/Grade-I) Limited Departmental Competitive Examination, 2012’ and also give their names and full postal addresses in block letters.  Payment by any other mode viz. Indian Postal Orders, Cheque, Currency Notes, etc. is not acceptable in lieu of Money Order.

For any further details, visit the website link: www.upsc.gov.in

Notification for IBSAT Exam ICFAI, Hyderabad

ICFAI Business School Hyderabad has issued notifications regarding ICFAI Business School Aptitude Test (IBSAT) 2013. An online based test, IBSAT will be conducted from 16 December 2013 till 7 January 2014.
Important Dates:

Last Date to apply for IBSAT 2013: 10 December 2013

Dates for IBSAT 2013 Test: 16 December 2013 – 7 January 2014

Result if IBSAT 2013 to be declared on: 20 January 2014

Dates for Selection Briefings: 1 February 2014 to 10 February 2014

Selection Process: 18 February 2014 to 26 February 2014

Eligibility Criteria:

For MBA Programme: Graduate in any discipline with minimum 50% marks.

Candidates awaiting final year results / in their final year courses are eligible to apply.

For PhD Programme: Post Graduation in Management (Full time with specialization in Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management and Operations OR a professional qualification like CFA / CA / CWA / CS with minimum 60% marks.

Candidates not meeting the eligibility criteria of English medium at under-graduation level have to submit the TOEFL / NELT / IELTS score by 31 May 2014.

Examination Pattern: IBSAT 2013 will be a computer based exam of 2 hours duration.

It will have 125 objective type multiple choice questions with 5 answer options per question. Each question will be of one mark.

The question paper will be divided into 4 sections — Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Ability and Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation.

Application Fees: Rs. 1,500/-

Application Procedure: Interested candidates can apply online or offline.

On successful submission of online application form, candidate will be guided to the payment page. On payment of requisite amount, a confirmation email will be sent to the candidates’ E-mail Id. Within one week, a hard copy of the IBSAT Bulletin will be sent to the candidate.

IBSAT 2013 Bulletin is also available at select branches of Axis Bank and at IBS marketing offices.

Hurry, do not miss the chance!!

AIMA: MAT Dec Exam Notifications

All India Management Association (AIMA) has declared the examination details of the Management Aptitude Test (MAT). For the exam to be held in the month of December, 2013 applicants can apply till 16th November, 2013.

Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in any discipline. Final year students pursuing graduate programmes can also apply.

There are two modes of applying for the test: Paper based and Online Test.

Important Dates:

Last date for Sale of forms and Online Registration: 16.11.2013

Last date for submission of filled in Online Forms at AIMA, New Delhi: 19.11.2013

Paper Based Exam Date: 1.12.2013

Online Test Dates:  7th December, 2013 onwards

Exam Timings:

For Paper Based Test: 10:00a.m.-12:30pm

Timings for the Computer based test will vary depending upon different time slots at specific test venues, depending upon the number of candidates appearing for the exam.

For further details, visit the website link: www.aima.in


Rajasthan PSC Combined Recruitment

Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) invited application for recruitment for the post of Junior Law Officer, Junior Accountant, Tehsil Revenue Accountant & Physical Training Instructor Grade-II and Grade-III. The candidates eligible for the post can apply through prescribed format before 20th October 2013 till 12.00 pm.

Notifications of Important Dates
Opening Date for Registration: 20 September 2013
Closing Date for Registration: 20 October 2013

Details of Post
Junior law officer: 150 Post
Junior accountant: 3491 Post
Tehsil Revenue Accountant: 156 Post
Physical Training Instructor Gr-II: 1041 Post
Physical Training Instructor Gr-III: 2858 Post
Total Number of Post: 7696 Post

Age Limit (as on 01 January 2014)
Junior law officer: Minimum 21 years to Maximum 35 years
Junior accountant: Minimum 21 years to Maximum 35 years
Tehsil Revenue Accountant: Minimum 21 years to Maximum 35 years
Physical Training Instructor Gr-II: Minimum 18 years to Maximum 35 years
Physical Training Instructor Gr-III: Minimum 18 years to Maximum 35 years

Education Qualifications
Junior law officer: The candidate must be a Law Graduate from a University established by Law in India or its equivalent with 03 years course of proficiency (Professional) degree
Junior accountant: a degree in Arts, Science or Commerce of University established by Law in India or a Foreign University
Tehsil Revenue Accountant: A degree in Arts, Science, Commerce or Agriculture of a University established by Law in India or of a Foreign University declared by the Government in consultation with the Commission to be equivalent of a degree of a University established by Law in India
Physical Training Instructor Gr-II: Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) recognised by the National Council for Teacher Education
Physical Training Instructor Gr-III: Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) or Certificate in Physical Education (C.P.Ed.) or Diploma in Physical Education (D.P.Ed.) recognised by the National Council for Teacher Education

How to Apply

The candidates have to visit the commission’s site on 20 September 2013 and fill the application form prior to the 20 October 2013. For detailed information refer the link given below:


NABARD Recruitment in Rural Development Banking Services

The National Bank for Agricultural and Rural Development (NABARD) has been entrusted with the responsibility of recruiting 67 Assistant Managers and Managers in the Rural Development Banking Service (RDBS). To apply for these posts, the interested candidates can apply online, the details of which are given below:

Do not miss out on the following Important Dates:

Starting Date for Online Registration: 23.09.2013

Last Date for Online Registration and Payment of Online Fees: 14.10.2013

Date of Preliminary Examination (Grade ‘A’): 24.11.2013

The details related to the examination are as follows:

Total Posts: 67

  1. Assistant Managers (Grade ‘A’): 37 posts
  2. Managers (Grade ‘B’): 30 posts  

Age Limit: Candidates upper age limit should be 30 years for S.No.1, 35 years for S.No.2 as on 31-08-2013. Age Relaxation as per Government Rules & regulations.

Educational Qualification: Candidates must possess Bachelor’s/ Master’s Degree/ PG/ MBA/ CA with minimum 60 % marks and relevant experience.

Selection Procedure: Candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in Preliminary (Online), Main Examination (Grade ‘A’) and Interview.

Application Fee: Candidates have to pay the Application Fee of Rs. 400/- (No Application Fee for SC/ ST/ PWD) and Communication, Banking Charges of Rs. 50/- for all through the ON-LINE mode. The payment can be made by using MASTER/ VISA debit/ credit cards or Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen.

How to Apply: Eligible applicants are required to apply online through website www.nabard.org from 23-09-2013 to 14-10-2013 and attend for preliminary exam for Grade ‘A’ on 24-11-2013 with original caste/ relevant certificates, print out of AL, recent passport size photograph and shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.

Instructions for Online Application:
1. Candidates can log on to the website www.nabard.org.
2. Click on the link ‘Careers of NABARD’.
3. Click on the link for the post to be applied for.
4. The payment can be made by using MASTER/ VISA debit/ credit cards or Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen.
5. On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form will be generated then fill all the details in the Online Application form.
6. After submission of all the details click on the ‘Submit’ button.
7. Candidates are advised to take a printout of their system generated ON-LINE application forms after registering.
8. All registered candidates will be required to download the Admission Letter (AL) from Bank’s Website for exam.


For complete information related to the application procedure visit the following website link: