- Terming the rights of the rising elderly population of the country an “emerging situation” not envisaged even in the Constitution, the Supreme Court said the
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Indian Heritage and Culture, History and Geography of the World and Society.
In 2017 there was a prelims question : At one of the places in India, if you stand on the seashore and watch the sea, .
UPSC has asked this essay long back in 1996, in 2017 it seems more relevant than ever , try answering this essay. links to various .
Hello friends, this is GS paper 1 of Mains 2105, the question paper is really interesting, and might look easy to some, but to think .
This article is not a detailed post but links to various articles relating to India’s missing women and Gender Inequality, these are collection of articles .
The Battle of Waterloo was fought on Sunday, 18 June 1815, near Waterloo in present-day Belgium, then part of the United Kingdom of the Netherlands.
A social dilemma occurs when an individual faces the choice of incurring a personal cost for a greater benefit for others. When social capital( trust, .
The early Sufi mystics stressed on the virtues of repentance, abstinence, renunciation, poverty and trust in God. The early Sufis were wanderers but in due .
A heat wave is a prolonged period of excessively hot weather, which may be accompanied by high humidity, especially in oceanic climate countries. While definitions .
A seismic gap is a segment of an active fault known to produce significant earthquakes, that has not slipped in an unusually long time when .
Banning child labour is a prerequisite for eradication of poverty I appreciate the efforts of the labour ministry regarding the passage of pending legislation to .
Child labour is the practice of having children engage in economic activity, on part or full-time basis. The practice deprives children of their childhood, and .
An assessment of the legacy of the oppressed intellectual and social rebel Babasaheb Ambedkar in the 125th year of his birth, especially in the context.
The Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) is defined by the difference in sea surface temperature between two areas (or poles, hence a dipole) – a western .
During the hot weather period i.e from March to May the eastern and North-eastern states of the subcontinent like West Bengal, Bihar, Assam, Orissa (parts) .
Western disturbances are low-pressure areas embedded in the Westerlies, the planetary winds that flow from west to east between 30°-60° latitude. They usually bring mild .