Indian Paintings Part 1

Indian Paintings Part 1 Pre-Historic Painting The subjects of their drawings were human figures, human activities, geometric designs and symbols. In India the earliest paintings have been reported from the Upper Palaeolithic times. Humans are represented in stick-like forms. A long-snouted animal, a fox and […]

BIMSTEC and South Asian Integration

BIMSTEC as key to a new South Asian regional order #GS 02 International Relations For Prelims BIMSTEC: The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) is a regional multilateral organisation. There are five South Asian nations: Bangladesh Bhutan India Nepal Sri […]

PIB Analysis 08-12-22

PIB Analysis 08-12-22 Remission of Duties and Taxes on Exported Products (RoDTEP) Scheme RoDTEP is based on the globally accepted principle that taxes and duties should not be exported, and taxes and levies borne on the exported products should be either exempted or remitted to […]

Rights of Prisoners

Rights of Prisoners #GS-02 Governance For Prelims Important Judgements in Rights of Prisoners: State of Andhra Pradesh v. Challa Ramkrishna Reddy: A prisoner is entitled to all the fundamental rights unless curtailed by the constitution. State of Maharashtra v. Prabhakar Pandurang Sanzgir: The Supreme Court […]

SpaceTech Innovation Network

SpaceTech Innovation Network (SpIN) #GS-03 Science and Technology For Prelims Social Alpha: Social Alpha is a multistage innovation curation and venture development platform for science and technology start–ups. Social Alpha believes that science and technology innovations and entrepreneurship has the potential to bring about a […]

Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary

Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary  #GS-03 Biodiversity Conservation For Prelims Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary: Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary is the only sanctuary in Andhra Pradesh with a population of Asian elephants. The sanctuary is covered by southern tropical dry deciduous and thorn forests. Some of the important flora consists […]

Repo Rate

Repo Rate #GS-03 Economy For Prelims Repo Rate: Repo rate is the rate at which the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) lends to other banks. It is a part of the Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF) of the RBI. The increased repo rate will discourage banks […]