The Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2011:
The landmark Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011 passed by the Parliament of India.
It paves the way for setting up of the institution of Lokpal at the Centre
and Lokayuktas in States by law enacted by the respective State Legislatures within
one year of coming into force of the Act. The new law provides
for a mechanism for dealing with complaints of corruption against public functionaries,
including those in high places.
Good News For Governance: Fostering Sunshine Through Citizen Engagement
Democracy as a means of managing civil society has a long and chequered
history. Even recorded history like the early republics in our country or the Athenian
democracy in Europe shows one has to go back to more than two thousand years to
find democratic institutions in some form or other, flourishing in human society.
In our country, democracy got a tremendous, impetus in our struggle for freedom.
It is this historical background for our struggle for independence from foreign
rule that enabled us to set up a democratic republic in which adult franchise and
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BIOETHICS in India: whose concern are they? Humans have evolved
into amazingly complex organisms with the power to cause radical changes in their
environment; this is their most unique characteristic and also the reason that they
must assume the greatest burden of responsibility of all creation. Every human society
has some pattern of behaviors for its members as we call them Ethics. Bioethics
is the study of controversial balance of morality and regulations brought about
by advances in biology. It is a state of art sensitivity towards the morality related
to medical policy, practice, and research. Click Here
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The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 : Dated on
13-7-2013 is the primary legal framework for juvenile justice in India.
The Act provides for a special approach towards the prevention and treatment of
juvenile delinquency and provides a framework for the protection, treatment and
rehabilitation of children in the purview of the juvenile justice system.
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About Vladimir Putin (Russian Election) Vladimir Putin was the
Prime Minister of Russia (9 August 1999 – 7 May 2000) when the President of Russia
Boris Yeltsin resigned (on Dec 31, 1999) from the post. Mr. Putin was chosen as
by Mr. Yeltsin as successor and hence Mr. Putin became acting president (Dec 9,1999
– May 7, 2000). Click Here to Read More..
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Origin of life :
Evolutionary Biology is the study of history of life forms on earth. The origin
of life is considered a unique event in the history of universe.
The Big Bang theory and the Nebular Hypothesis are the most acceptable explanation
of the origin of universe and solar system. It talks of a rapid expansion of singular
mass having immense density, temperature and energy. Click Here to Read More..
Test Series :
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India must to expand supply to provide universal access to modern energy and maintain
economic growth.” How does India’s growing energy needs play an important role in
changing geopolitical scenario in Asia?
Elaborate whether the recent events of adversity related with death in consuming
mid day meal is the consequence of faulty planning or execution?
Discuss the various modes of e-governance. Explain how e-governance can lead to
a better informed citizenry
The controlling under Article 235 extends only to courts & not tribunals.
The emergence of regional trade blocks has been diplomatically aimed at stability
of South Asia, but this regionalisation is also linked with the emergence of a disparity
amongst nation s. Explain.
The turmoil of Middle East will have an equal impact on the population as well as
the economic diplomacy of the region. Explain
As in so many other phases of the national movement, the real initiative came from
below rather than top leaders or organizations in princely states, later on it was
joined by some big leaders. Comment.
The implications of illegal sand mining overreach beyond damaging the socio-economic
fabric of the country. Explain.
What is the significance of ‘Ardhanarishwar’ in Indian Art?
Social implications of conditional cash transfer.
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