Fundamental Duties

Constitution Part IVA (Art 51A) enumerates 11 fundamental duties (last added in 2002), inspired from Russia They are reminders to the citizens about moral and civic duties they owe towards…

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Directive Principles of State Policy

Part IV (Art 35- 51A) details them, idea borrowed from Irish Constitution With Fundamental Rights, DPSPs are known as the ‘Conscience of the Constitution’. It contains a set of positive…

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Constitution: Preamble

The American Constitution was the first to begin with a Preamble.  It is based on the Objective Resolution drafted by Pt Nehru.  Experts call it as the ‘soul of Constitution’,…

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Fundamental Rights

Covered in Article 12-35, called as the ‘Magna Carta of India’ They are fundamental in the sense that they are most essential for the all round development of the individuals….

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Salient Features of Constitution

Structure of Constitution 1. Lengthiest written constitution With principle of governance, detailed administrative provisions 2. Adapted from nations experiences Borrowed with modifications suited to Indian context, avoiding their faults 3….

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Current Affairs 14 Jan, 2019

Committee to review cases of undertrials booked in naxal activities The new Government announced to set up a committee under a retired Supreme Court judge to review cases of undertrials,…

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Current Affairs 14 Jan, 2019

President clears 10% reservation for economically weak in general category  President Ram Nath Kovind has given his assent to the constitutional provision to provide 10-per cent reservation in government jobs…

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Current Affairs 13 Jan, 2019

Just 20% of urban facelift projects complete under AMRUT Scheme AMRUT Scheme launched for developing urban infrastructure, has completed just 20 per cent of the total projects utilizing just 3…

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National and Per Capita Income

GDP ≡ Sum total of gross value added of all the firms in the economy GNP ≡ GDP + Net factor income from abroad Model (02) Net factor income from…

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Current Affairs 12 Jan, 2019

6 states sign agreement for Renukaji dam multipurpose project 6 states are Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand 3 storage projects to be constructed on the river…

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