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Saubhagya Scheme: Features, Benefits and Challenges

Oct 12, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 25 September 2017 launched the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana, which is alternatively known as -“Saubhagya”. The mandate of the scheme is to achieve universal household electrification in the country and benefit over 3 crore households across the length and breadth of the country.

Impact of automation on employment opportunities in India: Analysis

Oct 9, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Whenever a new technology is integrated into economic processes, it is quite natural that it leads to anxieties about job losses. However, the present trend of automation is a cause of worry due to its impact on even white-collar jobs.

Simultaneous Elections in India: A Case Study

Oct 9, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The concept of simultaneous election in India has got its momentum with the support from Prime Minister and the Election Commission of India. Here we are trying to see the feasibility of this concept in detail.

Rohingya Crisis and Its Genesis

Sep 25, 2017
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The media have highlighted the dire situation of Rohingya Muslim’s fleeing persecution, but failed to identify the actual reason for their persecution. The ethnic group has become the prime target of the violence perpetrated by both the state as well as Buddhist nationalists. Know the actual crisis in detail.

India-Japan Relations: Changing Dynamics and China Factor

Sep 25, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was on a two-day visit to India to participate in the 12th India-Japan Annual Summit at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Besides the exchange of visits by officials and ministers, summit level meetings between Prime Ministers of both the countries have become the norm over the last decade. Read the India-Japan relationship amid of China's presence in Sount Asian region.

Recurrent floods in India : Causes, Impact & Solution

Aug 24, 2017
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Besides the toll on humans, the recent floods in north and north east India caused considerable damage to animal life, infrastructure and the environment. It is against this backdrop, it is pertinent to understand the causes and impact of recurrent floods.

Right to Privacy in India: Legality, Necessity & Controversies

Aug 24, 2017
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

The ambit of the Right to Privacy is no more limited to search and seizure at the physical level as construed a few decades ago. With the ever growing presence of individuals and the corporate in the digital sphere, it is high time to define the role of the state vis-à-vis citizen in matters of privacy.

Sustainable Development and India

Aug 22, 2017
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

Sustainable Development is an important issue in current time. Due to the impending dangers of climate change its importance has been increased significantly.

Forex Reserves to hit USD 400 Billion: Impact on Indian Economy

Aug 22, 2017
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The fact that India’s position of having about enough resources to cover only three-weeks of imports in 1991, to have sufficient forex reserves to cover roughly eleven months of imports is an outcome of well executed policies of the RBI and the Union Government.

Instant Triple Talaq Controversy: What & Why

Aug 22, 2017
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

As the five-judge constitutional bench of the Supreme Court pronounced that the practice of instantaneous triple talaq as unconstitutional, we are providing all the details related to the issue covering aspects like - what is triple talaq and stance of the government and Muslim Personal Law Board on the issue.

India@70: PM Modi’s vision for New India by 2022 & the Challenges Ahead

Aug 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 18 people agreed

It lists out eight most important challenges that India must overcome in building New India in a detailed manner. The important challenges are – unemployment, demographic challenges, infrastructure bottlenecks, health and education, defence and security, disaster management and climate change, governance issues and social problems.

Article 35A of Indian Constitution: Understanding the Debate

Aug 11, 2017
Important for Exam: 59 people agreed

Ever since a 2-Judge Bench of the Supreme Court on 17 July 2017 referred a Public Interest Litigation to decide upon the validity of the Article 35A of the Indian Constitution to a larger Bench and set a deadline of six weeks for it, there has been a debate across the country, especially in Jammu and Kashmir, over the provisions of the Article 35A and the Article 370 of the Indian Constitution that accords special status to Jammu and Kashmir.

UN Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons: Analysis

Aug 9, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The treaty underscores a paradigm shift in the discourse on global disarmament. The treaty disentangles the universal goal of total elimination of nuclear weapons from the narrow focus on the maintenance of the deterrent by the nuclear weapons States against threats from one another.

Panama Papers – Frequently Asked Questions

Jul 28, 2017
Important for Exam: 18 people agreed

Termed as the biggest leak in the history, Panama Papers reveals the set of 11.5 million documents and 2.6 terabytes of information.  The documents link at least 12 current and former heads of State and 143 other politicians to illicit financial transactions.

Debate on “(En)Forced Patriotism” in Indian Society

Jul 27, 2017
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Equating  Nationalism with Patriotism is the root-cause of all the problems. Though both Nationalism and patriotism show the relationship of an individual towards his or her nation, there is a vast difference between them. While Nationalism means to give more importance to unity by way of a cultural background, including language and heritage, patriotism pertains to the love for a nation, with more emphasis on values and beliefs.

India's Policies on Climate Change

Jul 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

As we know the importance of the study of Climate Change.In this article, we have explained India's policies and stand on climate Change.

India and G 20: Whats the Outcome?

Jul 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The last  G20 Summit took place in hamburg, Germany. Here we have explained everything about the summit a student should know.

70 Years of India-Russia Relations: Emerging Trends in Cooperation

Jul 14, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

Since the establishment of Special and Privileged Strategic Partnership in 2010, both the countries have been trying to explore new areas of cooperation at the bilateral as well as the multilateral level.

 

Compulsory Registration of Marriages: Need & Necessary Reform

Jul 13, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The Cumplsory Registration of Marriages is not only a much needed legal reform, it also has the social relevance with implications for the welfare of women and children.

PM Modi’s visit to Israel: Significance and Benefits to India

Jul 12, 2017
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

The article analyses various dimensions of Indo-Israel bilateral cooperation and the benefits India will reap from the growing friendship with the Jewish Nation.

Solar Energy: the need of the hour

Jul 5, 2017
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The present Indian government has shown an interest in the production of solar energy in India. Why solar energy is important ? and what are the challenges in front of it ?  We have addressed all such querries in this article.

Modi's Trump Card

Jul 4, 2017
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

Recently, Indian Prime Minister Modi visited the USA. How this meeting was unfolded? we have discussed the whole story in detail.

Petya Ransomware: What is it & How can it be stopped?

Jul 3, 2017
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

On 27 June 2017, several organizations across the world reported ransomware infecting their systems. The ransomware, which was identified as a new strain of the existing Petya, is spreading rapidly. Against this backdrop, we are providing all the details related to Petya Ransomware and the steps to be taken to stop its spread.

Darjeeling Unrest: What is the Solution?

Jun 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 25 people agreed

Recently a fresh wave of protests and agitation errupted in Darjeeling. We have explored this whole phenomenon here.

Problems in Indian Economy

Jun 20, 2017
Important for Exam: 29 people agreed

Here we have given the comprehensive descriptions of the problems of Indian Economy. It will help students to have a insightful look at the present state of Indian Economy.

Problems With Indian Agriculture

Jun 14, 2017
Important for Exam: 49 people agreed

Recently, India witnessed several protests and agitations by the farmers. This trigged the debate about agriculture related problems in India. Here we have explained what are those problems which have been plaguing agriculture sector in India.

SCO Membership and It's Significance for India

Jun 12, 2017
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

Recently, India obtained the full membership of the SCO. This will create many benefits for India in Central Asian region. Here we have analyzed the whole scenerio.

Impacts of the USA's withdrawal From Paris Agreement

Jun 8, 2017
Important for Exam: 33 people agreed

The USA has decided to withdraw itself from Paris Agreement on Climate Change 2015. This decison will have several impacts on this initiative. Here we have analyzed this whole issue.

Qatar's Isolation in South West Asia and India

Jun 8, 2017
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

South West Asian countries have isolated Qatar from their circle. This has created a complex situation in South West Asia. We have explored the whole issue in detail.

Positive Impacts of GST

Jun 2, 2017
Important for Exam: 185 people agreed

The GST bill will come into force from 1 July. So it is important to know how it will impact Indian Economy. Here we have explained the positive impacts of GST.

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