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  • Features of FERA & FEMA in India

    In the budget of 1997-98, the government had proposed to replace FERA-1973, by FEMA (Foreign Exchange management act). FEMA was proposed by the both house of the parliament in Dec. 1999. After the approval of president, FEMA 1999 has come into force w.e.f. June, 2000. Under the FEMA, provisions related to foreign exchange have been modified and liberalized so as to simplify foreign trade. Government hopes that the FEMA will make favourable development in the foreign money market.

    Mar 29, 2019
  • What is Deep Sea Trawling?

    Environmental issues and conservations are the relationship between values and attitudes. Just like other issues, Deep Sea Trawling becomes one of the forefront topics of the marine conservation debate. In this article, we are the meaning of Deep Sea Trawling, name of countries who passed the legislation to prohibit the Deep Sea Trawling, its impact on the environment, which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Mar 29, 2019
  • What is the Preamble of the Constitution of India

    The Preamble serves as an introduction to the Constitution. It was amended by the 42nd Constitutional Amendment Act in 1976, which determined to constitute India into a Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, and Democratic republic. It secures justice, liberty, equality to all the citizens of India and promotes fraternity among the people.

    Mar 29, 2019
  • 20 most important facts about Goods and Services Tax for exams

    Goods and Services Tax (GST) is an indirect tax which has been implemented in India on 1 July 2017. The main objective behind the implementation of this tax is to make a uniform tax system in the country. Due to the implementation of the GST, incidence of tax evasion will come down in the country. So GST will increase the total tax collection of the government. In this article, we are giving 20 key facts related to the goods and services tax (GST).

    Mar 29, 2019
  • List of Important Schemes launched by the Modi Government

    Democratically elected government is believed to be dedicated to the welfare of the people. Keeping in mind the welfare of all sections of the society the Modi government has created many new schemes. For example; The Atal Pension Scheme, Ujjwala Scheme, Gramodaya, Bharat Uday and Setu Bharti Yojana etc.

    Mar 29, 2019
  • TRIFED: Meaning and Objectives

    The full form of TRIFED is ‘The Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India’. It was established in 1987. It became operational from April 1988. The basic objective of the TRIFED is to provide good price to the products made or collected from the forest by the tribal peoples.

    Mar 29, 2019
  • What is NOTA and how effective is it?

    The Election Commission of India introduced the concept of NOTA in December 2013. The full form of NOTA is ‘None of the Above’. NOTA gives the right to voters to reject all the candidates of a particular constituency if they feel that there is no deserving candidate in their constituency. But NOTA seems ineffective in making any concrete difference in the outcome of the election results.

    Mar 28, 2019
  • Why is Biological Diversity important?

    Life on the Earth is moving around the nature for the sustenance, health, well-being and cultural growth. Food, fruit, seed, fodder, medicines and a host of other goods and services are provided by the biotic resources. In this article we have discussed on the social, cultural, economic and environmental importance of the biological diversity which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Mar 28, 2019
  • Difference between Wildlife Sanctuary, Biosphere Reserves and National Park

    We must make every effort to preserve, conserve and manage biodiversity. Protected areas, from large wilderness reserves to small sites for particular species, and reserves for controlled uses. The wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserves and national park are designated places for protecting the wild plants, animals and natural habitats.

    Mar 28, 2019
  • What is the difference between Indian and Islamic style of architecture?

    Architecture began when the artistic faculties of man awakened in the search for larger and better, which inherited the aesthetic sense. It is develop and accommodate the cultural, social and economic imprints of different times. In this article, we are giving short notes on the difference between Indian and Islamic style of architecture which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Mar 27, 2019
  • What does Low Earth Orbit (LEO) mean?

    A low Earth orbit (LEO) is an orbit around Earth with an altitude above Earth's surface from 160 kms to 2,000 kilometers. LEO is high enough to cross all the mountains and also high enough that atmospheric drag won't bring satellites right back home again. Most of the communication and satellites are sent in this orbit due to good service and low cost.

    Mar 27, 2019
  • What is Blue Carbon?

    Carbon is one of the important elements on the Earth. It is stored in the soils or the sediments below the coastal vegetation. Carbon sequestration also process is involved in coastal ecosystem In this article, we have explained the term blue carbon and its importance which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Mar 27, 2019
  • 10 Interesting facts about India-Myanmar-Thailand Trilateral Highway

    The India-Myanmar-Thailand (IMT) highway project is an ambitious project and it will open the gate to ASEAN through the land. The execution of this project will under the India's Look East Policy. In this article, we are giving 10 Interesting facts about India-Myanmar-Thailand Trilateral Highway, which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Mar 27, 2019
  • Important Days in March 2019: National and International Days

    List of important National and International Days in March 2019 with festivals, events and their significance is given in this article which will enhance your knowledge and also help in the preparation of several competitive examinations.

    Mar 26, 2019
  • What is Competition Act 2002 and why is it made?

    India’s official anti monopoly body; the Competition Commission of India (CCI) had finally become operational from May 20, 2009. It’s an independent body responsible for investigating mergers, acquisition and pricing strategy by the different companies. Competition Act 2002 had replaced the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Commission, 1969.

    Mar 26, 2019