Climatic Regions of India Part 2

Climatic Regions of India Part 2 Trewartha’s Classification of Climatic Regions G.T. Trewartha modified the climatic classification of Koeppen in 1954 and divides the country into four major climatic regions which are further sub-divided into seven meso-climatic divisions. They are: Tropical Rainforest Climate (Am) This […]

India’s millet revolution

India’s millet revolution #GS-03 Agriculture For Mains Millets in India Two groups of millets are grown in India viz., major millets and minor millets. Major millets include plants such as sorghum, pearl millet and finger millet. Meanwhile minor millets include plants such as foxtail, little […]

PIB Analysis 31-01-23

PIB Analysis 31-01-23 Manthan: Charting New Paths, an Industry consultation on e-Gram SWARAJ 2.0 To support the ‘Minimum Government, Maximum Governance’ vision at the third tier of Government i.e., Panchayats, by the means of technology, the Ministry of Panchayati Raj organized Manthan: Charting New Paths, […]

Death Penalty in India

Death Penalty in India #GS 02 Judiciary For Prelims History of death penalty Death penalty is also called as Capital punishment and is derived from the Latin word ‘capitalis’ which denotes ‘regarding the head’. The earliest codification of death penalty laws can be traced back […]

Eradicating invasive plant species

Eradicating invasive plant species #GS 03 Environmental Conservation For Prelims Senna spectabilis Senna spectabilis is a plant species belonging to the legume family (Fabaceae) in the subfamily Caesalpinioideae and is native to South and Central America. The plant has been turned into an invasive alien […]

Mughal Charbagh Garden

Mughal Charbagh Garden #GS-01 Architecture For Prelims Charbagh Garden Style Charbagh is a Persian and Indo-Persian quadrilateral garden layout based on the four gardens which represent the four gardens of paradise in Quran. Like the pairidaēza (paradise) in Islamic mythology the quadrilateral garden is divided […]

Climatic Regions of India Part 1

Climatic Regions of India Part 1 A climatic region has a homogeneous climatic condition which is the result of a combination of factors of which temperature and rainfall are the two most important elements. Even though the whole of India has a monsoon type of […]