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List of Articles Related to the President of India at a Glance

1 day ago
The President of India (article 52) is the head of the Indian state. He is the first citizen of India also. In this article we have published the list of all important articles related to the President of India.

Manmohan Singh: Biography, Political career, Books and Education

May 22, 2020
Dr. Manmohan Singh Biography: The first Sikh Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh has been admitted to AIIMS after complaining of chest pain. Eighty-seven-year-old Dr. Singh was born 26 September 1932 in Gah, Punjab. Read this full article to know biography, Education, and books of Dr. Manmohan Singh.  

National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA): Meaning, Functions and Budget

May 20, 2020
The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) was constituted in India after the occurrence of the Indian Ocean Tsunami (2004), Gujarat Earthquake (2001) and Odisha Super Cyclone (1999). The NDMA was formally constituted on 27 September 2006, in accordance with Section 3(1) of the Disaster Management Act, 2005. It lays down the policies, plans, and guidelines for disaster management in India.

Supreme Court of India: Composition, Power and Functions

May 19, 2020
The Indian constitution under Article 124(1) states that there shall be a Supreme Court of India consisting of a Chief justice of India (CJI) and 34 judges including the CJI. The Jurisdiction of the Supreme Court of India can broadly be categorised into original jurisdiction, appellate jurisdiction and advisory jurisdiction. However, there are other multiple powers of the Supreme Court.

List of Articles Related to Supreme Court of India

May 19, 2020
The Supreme Court of India is the highest court in India. Currently, there are 34 judges in this apex court. Articles from 124 to 147 in Part V of the constitution deal with the organization, independence, jurisdiction, powers procedures of the Supreme Court.

Salary of Government Officials in India

May 13, 2020
The President of India receives the highest salary in the country i.e. Rs. 500,000 as basic salary plus other allowances fixed to President of India. The Vice-President of India is the second-highest-paid official in the country who receives Rs.400,000 plus other allowances fixed to Vice President of India.

What is Article 15 of the Indian Constitution? Important Features and Provisions

May 12, 2020
Article 15; prohibits discrimination by the "state" against any citizen on grounds 'only' of caste, religion, sex, race, and place of birth. Fundamental rights are provided to every citizen of the country without any discrimination.

List of International Awards received by Narendra Modi

May 12, 2020
Narendra Modi has been awarded the “State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan” the highest civilian honour of Afghanistan. Like this many other international awards have also been awarded to PM Modi. Read this article to know the list of all international awards given to Mr. Narendra Modi.

What is the Nuclear Doctrine of India?

May 11, 2020
Nuclear Doctrine of India: The basic principle of India's Nuclear Doctrine is "No First Use". India had adopted its Nuclear Doctrine in 2003. India will not use Nuclear weapons against any non-nuclear state.

The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA): Meaning, Key Features, and Objectives

May 8, 2020
The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), 2019 has been passed by the Lok Sabha on 9 December 2019. The purpose of this bill is to give Indian citizenship to illegal migrants of 6 communities i.e. Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Christian, Parsi, and Jain) belong to Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. 

These 19 Laws and Rights must be known to every Indian

May 8, 2020
The Indian public has many rights to protect their life, asset, and live dignified life. These rights are provided in the different provisions of the Indian Constitution and subsequent laws. This article is published to explain some basic laws to the common men.

List of major labour laws in India: A Brief Introduction

May 8, 2020
Minimum Wages Act, 1948, Factories Act, 1948, Maternity Benefits Act, 1961, Payment of Bonus Act, 1965 are some important labour laws in India. These laws have many provisions to safe the interests of workers of organised and unorganised sectors in India. Labour comes under the concurrent list of the Indian Constitution.

Geographical Indication (GI) Tag: Meaning, Objectives, Examples and FAQs

May 8, 2020
A Geographical Indication (GI) tag is given to an entrepreneur or a group of businessmen of a particular area/state/country to manufacturer goods of good quality.The GI tags are issued as per the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act,1999. 

Distribution of Lok Sabha Seats in Indian states

May 5, 2020
There can be a maximum of 552 members (530 states + 20 Union Territories + 2 Anglo Indians) in the Indian Lok Sabha. Currently, only 543 members (530 states+13 UTs) are elected for Lok Sabha from different states and UTs.

What are the Power and Functions of the Prime Minister of India?

May 5, 2020
Narendra Modi is the 15th Prime Minister of India. Prime Minister is the real executive authority (de facto executive) of the country. Read this article to know the power and responsibilities of the Prime Minister of India.

What are the Types of Constitutional Amendment in India?

May 5, 2020
There are 104 amendments have been done in the Indian Constitution by January 2020. The first amendment was enacted in 1950. The constitution can be amended by the "simple majority" and "special majority" in each house.

GK Questions and Answers: Central Vigilance Commission

Apr 30, 2020
Recently, a new chief of the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) had been appointed. Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is the main agency in preventing corruption in the central government. This article has 9 GK Questions on the Central Vigilance Commission.

National Panchayati Raj Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

Apr 24, 2020
The National Panchayati Raj Day is observed on 24th April every year. The 73rd Constitutional Amendment Act,1992 came into force from 24 April 1993. Panchayati Raj Day paved the way for the 3 tier Panchayati Raj System in the country i.e. Gram Panchayat at the village level, Panchayat Samiti at Block level, and Zila Parishad at District level.

How is Amendment in Epidemic Disease Act 1897 helpful in tackling attack on Corona Warriors?

Apr 23, 2020
Amendment in  Epidemic Disease Act 1897: The Union Cabinet approved an ordinance proposing new amendments to the Epidemic Disease Act, 1897 on 22 April 2020. Now attacking the healthcare workers is a non-bailable offence which may cause imprisonment ranging from 6 months to 7 years and fine up to Rs 5 Lac.

List of Current Governors of Indian state and Union Territories

Apr 21, 2020
The Governor is the chief executive head of the state and works as the representative of the central Government. At present India has 28 state governors and 8 administrators/LG of Union Territories. This article has the list of all the current state governors.

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