NATIONAL INTEGRATION

“So powerful is the light of unity that it can illuminate the whole earth.” —Bahaullah India is a multiracial and multilingual country. There are high mountains, coastal lands, fertile plains, forests, deserts etc. Diversity in physical features  and climate and its influence on a person’s lifestyle, religious faith, language, food, dress habits make the people […]

MY AMBITION IN LIFE

Well-oiled hair, clean-shaven face, a full sleeve shirt with a black tie and a well-ironed black coat. A Rolex watch on the left wrist and medium fit black trousers with a leather belt, black socks and well-polished, shining black shoes. An ideal man as above sitting in the cabin of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) […]

Make It To The Top

Dear Friend, With a positive can-do attitude, boundless enthusiasm, total faith in the ultimate success and sustained effort, you can surely and certainly accomplish your chosen goal. Never have doubts about your ability or about your final success. No matter the obstacles, no matter the problems, resolve that you must and will succeed. This certainty […]

Judiciary In The State

Every State has a High Court operating within its territorial jurisdiction and every High Court is a court of record which has all the powers of such a court including the power to punish for contempt of itself. However, there are High Courts catering to a number of States such as Guwahati, Punjab & Haryana, […]

CONSUMER AWARENESS

We use a lot many types of goods for a reason. These goods are both tangible (goods) and non-tangible (services). Together goods and services are known as commodities. The reason for their use is what can be called as the “satisfaction of wants”. Wants are satisfied by using goods and services. The process of using […]

FEASIBILITY OF SIMULTANEOUS ELECTIONS IN INDIA

Prof. V.P. Gupta,Director, Rau’s IAS Study Circle, New Delhi – Jaipur – Bengaluru The call for holding simultaneous elections has grown recently and the Prime Minister of India has advocated holding simultaneous elections to Lok Sabha and State Assemblies to utilise maximum time for governance which is otherwise lost due to political campaigns and rallies. […]

Competition Success Review Can Be Considered To Be A One-Stop-Shop Giving An All Round Coverage Of Various Topics

Mr. Rahul Gupta has secured the 20th Rank in the 2016-17 Civil Services Examination (CSE).He made it into the prestigious IAS in his fourth attempt. Mr. Gupta is a B.Tech. (Electrical Engineering) from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar, Punjab. He did his schooling from Ryan International School, Rohini, Delhi.  Mr. Gupta is of the strong […]

MY FAVOURITE BOOK

In the words of John Milton, a good book is worth possessing since it is “the precious life-blood of a master spirit.” Whereas Jawaharlal Nehru said, “Some books are to be tasted, others are to be swallowed and some to be chewed and digested.” A book has great power for good and evil. A good […]

IRRIGATION AND WATER CONSERVATION

The famous English poet Wystan Hugh Auden had once rightly said that “Water is the soul of earth” as all prominent civilisations such as the Indus Valley Civilisation, the Mesopotamian Civilisation have come up on the banks of the Indus and Nile rivers. The land along the rivers was very fertile and all these civilisations […]

Home Rule Movement

The First World War broke out in August 1914. The Allied powers claimed that they were fighting the war for freedom and democracy. In the beginning of the war, some of the Indian nationalists took the British statesmen on their word. They offered utmost support to the government’s war efforts. Their hope was that the […]

AIR POLLUTION. How Can We Tackle It?

Inhaling polluted air is not fair! Spread solution, not pollution! Air is the Earth’s atmosphere. When Earth was formed 4.6 billion years ago from a hot mix of gases and solids, it had almost no atmosphere. The surface was molten. As Earth cooled, an atmosphere was formed mainly from gases spewed from volcanoes. After about […]