National Anti-Profiteering Authority in News

The Union Cabinet has given its approval for the creation of the posts of Chairman and Technical Members of the National Anti-profiteering Authority (NAA)...

Government Makes Standards For Caustic Soda Mandatory

Union Minister for Chemicals & Fertilizers Ananth Kumar announced that Government will make revised quality standards for Caustic Soda mandatory for both domestic manufacturers...

Global Task Force On Cholera Control

A taskforce of United Nations and international partner agencies is gearing up to launch an ambitious new strategy to combat cholera – aiming to...

Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals Meet

The Twelfth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS COP12) took...

2017 Essay Paper of IAS Mains Exam

Write two essays, choosing ONE from each sections A and B, in about 1000-1200 words each? Section A 1. Farming has lost the ability to be...

‘Traill’s Pass’ in News

In continuance to the revered tradition of the Army Ordnance Corps, a ‘Trekking Expedition to Traill’s Pass’ was organized by AOC Centre, Secunderabad, under...

IAS Mains 2017 Time Table and Question Papers

IAS Mains 2017 exam will be conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) in  October month in 2017. The actual date of commencement of IAS Mains exam...

Project ‘CHAMAN’

In order to provide strategic development to the horticulture sector, so as to increase farmers income, a pioneer project called CHAMAN, has been launched...

Blue Economy: Meaning and Explanation

Humanity’s relationship with the oceans, and how people use and exploit their resources, is evolving in important ways. While the oceans are increasingly becoming...

‘PARYATAN PARV’ of Tourism Ministry

‘Paryatan Parv’ of the Ministry of Tourism was held across the across the country. The Parv was inaugurated at the Humayun’s Tomb, New Delhi. The...