Structured and developed for both class room use and self learning, this updated edition is a must buy for aspirants who are preparing for various competitive examinations. The questions have now been segregated by topic and new questions from 'Previous Years' Question Papers' of key examinations have been added for effective preparation.  The topics are covered in a thorough fashion with presentation of facts and recent updates spread across Politics, Economy, Science & Technology and National & International Affairs. The book is divided into four Parts 'The World', Science, India and Current Affairs.  As an additional feature a 32 page multicolor section containing maps of the world, India and its various physical, geographical and political make up is included along with the book.