Saturday, 17 August 2013

Results of RBI Assistant Examination held in July 2013 has been declared

All the successful candidates are advised to send photocopies of the certificates in support of their Date of Birth, Academic Qualifications (Mark sheets of all years and Degree certificate), Caste Status (if SC/ST/OBC), Disability Certificate (for Persons with Disability – PWD), Release Certificate for the Ex-Servicemen as per applicable proforma provided in Annex II to the advertisement and Experience Certificate, if any, to the Regional Offices of Reserve Bank of India for which they had made the application for recruitment.
They are also requested to take a print out of the relevant proforma furnished below, duly complete them and send along with copies of above mentioned certificates to the Regional Director, Human Resource Management Department at the addresses of the respective Regional Offices appended below by Courier/Speed Post so that it reaches them within ten days of the date of publication/declaration of result.

Friday, 16 August 2013

IBPS CWE Clerks-III Notifications

The next Common Written Examination (CWE) as a pre-requisite for selection of personnel for Clerical 
cadre posts in the Participating Organisations listed below will be conducted online by the Institute of 
Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) tentatively in November/ December 2013

Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join any of the Participating Organisations listed at (A) as a Clerk or in a 
similar post in that cadre, is required to register for the Common Recruitment Process- (CWE Clerks-III). 
Candidates who appear and are shortlisted in the examination, will subsequently be called for a Common
Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and co-ordinated by IBPS. Depending on the 
State/UTwise available vacancies in Participating organisations, candidates shortlisted will be allotted to 
one of the Participating Organisations, keeping in view the spirit of Govt. Guidelines on reservation 
policy, administrative convenience, etc. 
This system of Common Recruitment Process –common written examination, interview and allotment- for 
recruitment of Clerical cadre posts in Participating Organisations has the approval of the appropriate authorities. 
IBPS, an autonomous body, has received a mandate from the organisations mentioned at (A) below to conduct 
the recruitment process as mentioned above, once a year. Prospective candidates will have to apply to IBPS 
after carefully reading the advertisement regarding the process of examination, interview and allotment, 
eligibility criteria, online registration processes, payment of prescribed application fee/ intimation charges, 
pattern of examination, issuance of call letters etc. and ensure that they fulfill the stipulated criteria and follow 
the prescribed processes. 

Allahabad Bank Canara Bank Indian Overseas Bank UCO Bank 
Andhra Bank Central Bank of India Oriental Bank of Commerce Union Bank of India
Bank of Baroda Corporation Bank Punjab National Bank United Bank of India
Bank of India Dena Bank Punjab & Sind Bank Vijaya Bank
Bank of Maharashtra Indian Bank Syndicate Bank Any other Bank/ Financial 

 The tentative schedule of events is as follows: 
Events Tentative Dates 
Online Registration                                                                    19.08.2013- 07.09.2013 
Payment of Application Fees- Online                                         19.08.2013- 07.09.2013 
Payment of Application Fees- Offline                                         21.08.2013- 12.09.2013 
Download of Call Letter for Pre-Examination Training (PET) 
for SC/ST/ Minority Community/ EXSM/ PWD candidates        After 29.10.2013 
Pre-Examination Training                                                        09.11.2013-16.11.2013 (excluding holidays) 
Download of Call letter for Examination                                    After 18.11.2013 
Online Examination (Tentative dates)- some/ all/ additional        30.11.2013/ 01.12.2013/ 07.12.2013
dates as the need arises                                                             08.12.2013/ 14.12.2013/15.12.2013 
Sharing of result status of examination (CWE)                            Second week of January 2014 
Download of call letters for Interview                                         Last week of January 2014 
Conduct of Interview                                                                 Second week of February 2014 
Allotment                                                                                  April 2014 

Candidates are advised to regularly keep in touch with the authorised IBPS website for 
details and updates. 

Monday, 5 August 2013

Current Affairs July 2013

Srikanth K.: India's talented youngster Srikanth K. on 9 June 2013 clinched the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold Badminton trophy.
Wealth Management Report: According to 13th annual global wealth management report released by the Boston Consulting Group’s, Qatar has the highest density of millionaires in the world, with 14.3 percent of the oil-rich Gulf nation's population holding private wealth of at least 1 million US dollars.
RBI hiked the Cap for Online Repatriation of Export Proceeds: The cap on online repatriation of export proceeds was raised by to 10000 US dollars by RBI to arrest the slide in the value of rupee and boost Forex inflows.
RBI Penalty: RBI imposed a fine on Axis Bank, HDFC Bank and ICICI Bank for violation of KYC norms and anti-money laundering guidelines.
World Day against Child Labour: World Day against Child Labour was celebrated on 12 June 2013. The theme this year was, No to Child Labour in Domestic Work.
Tickets through SMS: Indian railway will start the services of booking travel tickets through SMS. The services will start from July 2013.
World Street Food Congress: Indian street food vendors Ashok Sah and Vijay Chaudhary won the critics award at the World Street Food Congress in Singapore.
Discontinuation of Telegraph Services: Circular ordering the discontinuance of the 160 year old telegraph services from 15 July 2013 onwards was issued in New Delhi on 12 June 2013.
Sneha Singh: Sneha Singh is the first Indian-American girl from Avon School to get admission in United States Military Academy at West Point.
World Blood Donor Day: The world observed the World Blood Donor Day on 14 June 2013 with its theme of the year Give the Gift of Life: Donate Blood.
Hacking of Axis Bank Accounts: Twenty-nine accounts of Axis Bank were hacked during April 2013 and May 2013. Out of these, 12 accounts were those of Mumbai policemen.
SK Roy: The Government of India decided to appoint SK Roy as the new Chairman of Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).
World’s largest Container Ship: Maersk Line unveiled the World’s largest Container Ship named Maersk McKinney Moller from the South Korean Shipyard.
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day was celebrated on 15 June 2013. The day aims to focus global attention on the abuse of elders.
Anish Kapoor: Anish Kapoor, the Indian-origin sculptor was honoured with Knighthood, which is the highest honour of Britain by Queen Elizabeth II.
John William Ashe: John William Ashe, the ambassador to the United Nations for Antigua and Barbuda selected as the President of UN General Assembly for its 68th session.