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Sangeet Natak Akademi launches second phase of the Web Campaign ‘SANJHI – MUJH MEIN KALAKAR’.

January 18, 2019

Sangeet Natak Akademi (SNA) the National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama will launch the second phase of the Web Campaign ‘SANJHI-MUJH MEIN KALAKAR’.

Saksham 2019

January 18, 2019

Saksham (Sanrakshan Kshamta Mahotsav) is an annual flagship event of Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) under the aegis of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India.

Kyasanur Forest Disease

January 18, 2019

Karnataka is currently reeling under an outbreak of monkey fever or Kyasanur forest disease (KFD). Authorities are taking measures, including vaccination to combat the disease and spread of it in the state.

Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Act, 2019

January 18, 2019

The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Act, 2019 has received the assent of the President of India. The bill mainly seeks to do away with the no-detention policy in schools.

National Action Plan for Drug Demand Reduction (2018-2023)

January 18, 2019

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has drafted National Action Plan for Drug Demand Reduction (2018-2023) for addressing the problem of drug and substance abuse in the country, dumping a long-pending draft policy on the matter.

SC Dismisses pleas on Appointment of DGPs

January 18, 2019

The Supreme Court has dismissed the pleas of the states of Punjab, Kerala, West Bengal, Haryana and Bihar which sought implementation of their local laws regarding the selection and appointment of DGPs.

Supreme Court gets two new judges

January 18, 2019

In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (2) of Article 124 of the Constitution of India, the President has appointed Shri Justice Sanjiv Khanna, judge of the Delhi high court and Shri Justice Dinesh Maheshwari, chief justice of the Karnataka high court, to be a judge of the Supreme Court of India. Their names had been recommended by the collegium.

WHY INCOME INEQUALITY IN INDIA MAY BE FUELLING POPULIST POLITICS

January 18, 2019

India’s poverty debate and huge increase in billionaires post 1991 economic reforms are well known.

BASIC INCOME WORKS AND WORKS WELL

January 16, 2019

The idea of a universal basic income has gained currency in the West because of the threat of automation-induced job losses.

LET THE GRASSROOTS BREATHE

January 16, 2019

One of the first decisions of the newly elected government in Rajasthan has been to scrap the minimum educational qualification criteria for candidates contesting local body elections.

A SOLUTION IN SEARCH OF A PROBLEM: ON 10% RESERVATIONS

January 14, 2019

President Ram Nath Kovind has given his assent to the constitutional provision to provide 10-per cent reservation in government jobs and education to economically backward section in the general category.

WHY MCQ ISN’T AN OPTION

January 12, 2019

The growing legitimisation of the MCQ (Multiple Choice Question) pattern of exams for all sorts of entrance tests, particularly in the field of liberal arts and social sciences, indicates the poverty of pedagogic imagination that seems to have inflicted a team of techno-managers and academic bureaucrats.

LESSONS FOR KASHMIR FROM THE KURILES

January 11, 2019

The Second World War left behind many problems inherited from history, not least in Asia in respect of multiple disputed territories.

Free for all voters

January 09, 2019

An intriguing question in political economy is how politicians get re-elected in spite of the public perception that they are corrupt.

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission – TNPSC Recruitment

November 29, 2018

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission – TNPSC Recruitment – 55 Executive Officer Grade-III Vacancy – Last Date 03 December 2018

TNPSC Vacancy Details

November 29, 2018

Executive Officer Grade-IV

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission

November 29, 2018

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission – TNPSC Recruitment – 41 Assistant Engineer & Principal Vacancy – Last Date 24 December 2018

Karnataka Public Service Commission – KPSC Recruitment

November 29, 2018

Karnataka Public Service Commission – KPSC Recruitment – 146 Head Masters & Teachers (HK) Vacancy – Last Date 22 December 2018

Karnataka Public Service Commission – KPSC Recruitment

November 29, 2018

Karnataka Public Service Commission – KPSC Recruitment – 554 Head Masters & Teachers (RPC) Vacancy – Last Date 22 December 2018

KPSC Recruitment 2018

November 29, 2018

KPSC Recruitment 2018 – 759 Head Masters,Teachers & Excise Sub Inspector Vacancy @ kpsc.kar.nic.in

Jharkhand Public Service Commission – JPSC Recruitment –

November 29, 2018

Jharkhand Public Service Commission – JPSC Recruitment – 107 Civil Judge (Junior Division) Vacancy – Last Date 24 December 2018