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Measures to tackle dust pollution

“The Government has taken several steps to address air pollution which inter alia, include notification of National Ambient Air Quality Standards; setting up of monitoring network for assessment of ambient air quality; introduction of cleaner / alternate fuels like gaseous fuel (CNG, LPG etc.), ethanol

Concept of Lokpal

The word “Lokpal” is derived from the sanskrit word “loka” meaning people and “pala” meaning protector or caretaker. Together it means “protector of people”. The aim of passing such a law is it to eradicate corruption at all levels of the Indian polity. For a

Fundamental Duties

The 42nd Amendment Act, 1976 added a Chapter IV-A which consist of only one Article 51-A which dealt with a Code of Ten Fundamental Duties for citizens. Fundamental duties are intended to serve as a constant reminder to every citizen that while the constitution specifically

No discrimination in NRC process: Union Home Minister

Today, Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh assured that there would be no discrimination or unnecessary harassment in the entire updation process of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and Mentioned it was being carried out in a fair and transparent manner.. Previously he argued

Understanding Euthanasia: Right To Life or Death

Article 21 of the Indian Constitution which deals with protection of life and personal liberty has gone through successive interpretations by the Courts of law in important landmark judgements. Each of these interpretations has widened the ambit of Article 21 to include such facets of


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Tips for Preparation of IAS

In the changed pattern, the stress is more on the concept clarity rather than simply mugging up the data. Candidates must devote good time in understanding the basics. You should take the help of internet or books about the topics/terms which you don’t know while

There are 6 Brahma Temples in India

I’m sure all of you must have heard about the world-famous Brahma temple in Pushkar- in fact, it is the most famous one in the world. It’s the oldest, as well. All of this, and various legends have led to the relatively unknown nature of