Month: January 2018

Natural Vegetation of India I Natural vegetation of INDIA UPSC/IAS

  Natural vegetation of India Natural vegetation refers to a plant community that has been left undisturbed over a long time. So as to allow its individual species to adjust themselves to climate and soil conditions as fully as possible. India is a land of great variety of natural vegetation. Himalayan heights are marked with …

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SAARC (south asian association for regional cooperation) Summit – UPSC/PSC/IAS

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) • SAARC is an economic & geopolitical organization of 8 countries that are primarily located in South Asia • Established in 1985; Secretariat – Kathmandu, Nepal; Official language – English • Members – India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Srilanka, Maldives, Afghanistan • 1st summit at Dhaka, only 1 …

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India’s role in United Nations | Role of India in UN | permanent membership in UNSC

INDIA’S ROLE IN UN India was one of the founding member of the United Nations by 1945, which is happened two years before India’s Independence. India actively participated in UN activities since then. India took a major role in drafting the Universal Declaration on Human Rights. India was the first chair of the Decolonization Committee. …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 253 – January 03rd, 2018

1. Ailing Class : Verb Meaning : trouble or afflict (someone) in mind or body.. Synonyms: weak, delicate Antonyms : strong, successful Example Sentences And the market is certainly not the tonic for our ailing health service. His ailing physical health has focussed attention on the potential candidates and likely successor. 2. Reckless Class : …

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English Daily Vocabulary from THE HINDU – Episode 252 – January 02nd, 2018

1. Perhaps Class : adverb Meaning : used to express uncertainty or possibility. Synonyms: Maybe, Possibly Antonyms : Necessarily, Definitely Example Sentences She suggested to him that perhaps it would be wise if he left by the back door. They suggested that one of the stories could perhaps be expanded to become a novel. 2. …

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Indian Polity – Part 5 Sailent features of Indian Constitution UPSC/IA

Salient Features of Indian Constitution Originally having 395 Articles divided into 22 parts and 8 schedules, a lengthiest constitution of the world with systematic elaboration on every topic. At present, it contains 448 Articles with 12 schedules as a result of various amendments (101 till so far, GST Amendment). 1. Longest written constitution: The constitution …

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