The important amendments Part 5

Important amendments of the Constitution The important amendments Part 5 Eighty Fourth Amendment Act, 2001 Extended the freeze on the readjustment of seats in the Lok Sabha and the state legislative assemblies for another 25 years (i.e., up to 2026). This was done with the […]

The values of local self-governance

The values of local self-governance  #GS-02 Local Self Government For Prelims Panchayati Raj in India Parliament passed the 73rd and 74th constitutional amendments in December 1992 to give constitutional status to panchayats and municipalities, respectively. They require States to vest panchayats and municipalities with enough […]

PIB Analysis 05-01-23

PIB Analysis 05-01-23 ‘Broadcasting Infrastructure and Network Development (BIND)’ Scheme “Broadcasting Infrastructure and Network Development” (BIND) has been initiated for infrastructure development of Prasar Bharati i.e. All India Radio (AIR) and Doordarshan (DD) at a cost of ₹2,539.61 crore. BIND is a Central Sector Scheme […]

Silent Valley National Park

New species found in Silent Valley National Park #GS-03 Biodiversity For Prelims Silent Valley National Park Silent Valley National Park is located in state of Kerala in the Nilgiri hills. Silent Valley National Park is part of the Western Ghats World Heritage Site. It is […]

Mahadayi river water project

Mahadayi river water project #GS-01 Geography, #GS-02 Interstate River water dispute For Prelims Mahadayi river Mahadayi River known as Mandovi in Goa is called the lifeline of the Indian state of Goa. It originates in the Western Ghats from Bhimgad Wildlife Sanctuary in Belagavi district […]

Hydrogen and its types

Hydrogen and its types #GS-03 Science and Technology For Prelims Hydrogen Hydrogen is the first and lightest element on the periodic table and is rarely found in its pure form. Hydrogen is a nontoxic, non-metallic, odourless, tasteless, colourless, and highly combustible gas at standard room […]