2016: Point-Wise CA and GS Articles

  • Sep 22, 2016
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    The Constitution (122nd Amendment) (GST) Bill, 2014 was passed by Rajya Sabha on August 3, 2016. It will be significant and game changer economic reform for India. GST will simplify indirect tax structure, tax incidence, tax computation, tax payment,… (599 more words) …

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    Narendra Modi, launched this scheme to bring development and investment to the country. According to the ruling government, to generate fresh employment, bring foreign direct investment, and to change the landscape of the country, few sectors need to be developed.… (747 more words) …

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    A smart city is an urban development vision to integrate information and communication technology, in a secure fashion to manage a city’s assets. The city’s assets include schools, libraries, transportation systems, hospitals, power plants, water supply networks, waste management, law… (970 more words) …

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    India lies in the Indian Ocean. The location of India is both decisive and fractural.  On one hand it is bound with a big coastal area and on the other, the threat to the coastal region is also real. Real… (340 more words) …

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    For a country like India with huge population, cleanliness is one of the most important concerns. For this reason, our Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on 2nd October 2014 at Rajghat, New Delhi, on the 145 birthday of Mahatma Gandhi,… (1064 more words) …

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    To doctor the lack of security in the lives of general and poor people, the Prime Minister of India has introduced the PMSBY scheme in Kolkata on 9th May 2015, simultaneously with two other insurance- and pension-related schemes. It… (252 more words) …

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    Terrorism, inflation, defecation etc. are the problems that the world is facing. The biggest crisis that the world is facing is pollution and to check that, the only remedy is forestation. To tackle this problem, the union government has launched… (394 more words) …

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    The Indian government is working hard to easy the life of the old people by providing them economic support. Initiation of the ATAL PENSION YOJANA is one such step towards the progress of the senior citizens. Atal Pension Yojana is… (579 more words) …

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    BETI BACHAO BETI PADHAO is a scheme launched by the government of India. This scheme aims to spread awareness and improve the welfare efficiency services for women. This scheme was launched by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on 22nd… (696 more words) …

  • Sep 22, 2016
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    MGNREGA stands for Mahatma Gandhi National Rural employment Guarantee Act, formally known as NGERA, National Rural Employment Guarantee Act. This is an Indian job guarantee scheme, which was enacted by legislation on 25th August 2005. It provides legal guarantee… (332 more words) …

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    On 9th of May 2015, at Kolkata the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi launched a scheme known as Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana. It is government backed scheme related to life insurance. It was originally and officially announced in… (556 more words) …

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    On 8th April 2015 with a corpus of Rs 20,000 crore and a credit guaranteed corpus of Rs 3,000 crore, The Prime Minister of India launched the promised Micro Units Development And Refinance Agency Ltd (Mudra). The launch was… (429 more words) …

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    The requirement for any occupation is skill. The better the person’s skill, the better they perform and earn. In India since the competition for a particular job is high, certified skills are more important. For this reason, the Government of… (455 more words) …

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    Digital India is one of the most dramatic dreams of our Prime Minister till date. It actually resonates with our forward thinking nation. Digilocker is a digital locker service launched by the GOVERNMENT OF INDIA in February 2015.

    Image showing DigiLocker

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    The central government lead by our Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched various social welfare schemes throughout the country within a short span of time. Jan Dhan yojana was one of those schemes. This was a financial inclusion campaign launched on… (395 more words) …

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    Net neutrality is the fight between the consumer and the network providers.Net neutrality requires that the entire internet be open for any and all types of traffic. What is Net Neutrality: Net Neutrality across the Globe. The principle, that internet,… (333 more words) …

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    A primary needs are food, shelter and clothes. Having a roof on head ensures a sense of security. Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana is a social welfare program, started by Indian government on June 25, 2015. It was previously known as… (413 more words) …

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    Baluchistan is the province of the Pakistan, its provincial capital and the largest city is Quetta. Baluchistan shares the border with Punjab (India). Baluchistan is known for its ancient culture and dry desert climate.

    Baluchistan history 

    • Pakistan Baluchistan had become… (646 more words) …
  • Sep 22, 2016
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    The Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Bill 2016 has been unanimously passed by the Union Cabinet, which was recommended by Union Ministry of Shipping to discard five archaic admiralty statutes associated with the powers of the High Courts… (265 more words) …

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    MSK Prasad the former wicketkeeper is appointed as the head of selection committee by the BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) he will succeed Sandeep Patil who had played 29 Tests and 45 ODIs for India, whereas new… (267 more words) …

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    The Union Cabinet has approved the proposals of Ministry of Finance to merge of railway budget and general budget. It will came in the effect from the Budget 2017-18.92-year-old tradition that was started in year 1924 will come to an… (180 more words) …

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    Anhad Jawanda won the gold medal in 25m games gun singular event at the junior shooting World Cup and he was also part of the triumphant group. With his achievement, India has won three gold medals in ISSF Junior World… (230 more words) …

  • Sep 21, 2016
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    A novel spectroscopic technique has been introduced by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Scientists to observe marked of present or former extraterrestrial life on the Mars.

    Image of Mars rover

    Image of Mars rover

    Image of Mars rover

    • The technique combined as SHERLOC (Scanning… (238 more words) …
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    Indian State owned aerospace Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) achieved prestigious membership of Asia-Pacific Aerospace Quality Group (APAQG) as a ‘Full Member with voting rights’ and with this membership India become seventh nation to join the APAQG.

    • Other APAQG’s member nations… (214 more words) …
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    India grabbed 112th position in the 2016 World Economic Freedom Index (WEFI) out of 159 countries according to the report released by the Economic Freedom. The report is prepared on the base of economic freedom which has analyzed the… (255 more words) …

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    21st September is observed as the International Day of Peace across the world every year for firming up the ideals of peace, in peoples of all nations and within the nation.The International Day of Peace is celebrated to mark… (182 more words) …

  • Sep 20, 2016
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    Indira Awaas Yojana (IAY) will going to be completed in March 2017 and in the last six month of the compilation it will run parallel with the Narendra Modi’s Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana (PMAY).

    • The PMAY will be launched in… (259 more words) …
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    Anandi Ramalingam appointed as the Director Marketing of the Public sector Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) and with this she becomes a first woman who is appointed as director of BHL.

    Image of Anandi Ramalingam

    Image of Anandi Ramalingam

    Image of Anandi Ramalingam

    Before this… (289 more words) …

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     The super computer PARAM ISHAN the fastest and most powerful computer in North East, Eastern and Southern region of India has been inaugurated by Prakash Javadekar the Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister at IIT Guwahati campus.

    Key features

    • IIT… (209 more words) …
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    Charkhi Dadri is become 22nd district of Haryana as the recent announcement by state Government. Before this Charkhi Dadri was the part of was Bhiwani district which is the largest district of the state.

    Location of Charkhi Dadri in Haryana

    Location of Charkhi Dadri in… (249 more words) …