You Are Your Biggest Competitor

Dear Friend, Imagine this—If Michael Phelps was to be considered as a nation, he would rank as the 39th most successful nation in the 122- year old history of the Summer Olympics. His 23 gold medals are almost two and half times the gold medals won by India (nine) in all Olympic Games taken together. […]

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Nehruvian Period To Current Scenario Prof. V.P. Gupta, Director, Rau’s IAS Study Circle, New Delhi – Jaipur – Bengaluru This article caters to the International Relations (I.R.) section of General Studies-Paper II and for Essay Paper in UPSC Main Examination There has been a recent controversy in the context of India’s permanent membership to the […]

TECHNOLOGY CANNOT REPLACE MANPOWER

Since the inception of the human species, the collective aim of mankind has always been the same: to grow, to evolve, to progress and to wake up to a better tomorrow. In this journey, man has achieved great things; he has done everything in his power to make life easier for himself on earth. He […]

SHOULD VOTING BE COMPULSORY?

A vote is a medium through which popular will is expressed. It is used as a means to arrive at a decision peacefully and cordially. The Oxford Thesaurus defines vote ‘as a formal expression of opinion or choice, made by an individual or body of individuals’ and voting ‘as expression of choice and will in […]

General Strategy

— Ms. Anuj Malik, IAS Topper 2016-17 (16th Rank) The Civil Services Examination is considered one of the most toughest examinations of our country. This examination takes place in three stages i.e. Preliminary, Mains and Interview. Thus a detailed strategy is required to ace the examination. For the Preliminary level, a detailed strategy is required […]

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Yes, You Can Success Is The Sum Of Small Efforts, Repeated Day In And Day Out Dear Friend, A New Year is a matter of rejoicing, making new resolutions and working towards realising them. We are sure that the year 2018 crowns you with success in your desired academic field. Every New Year we make […]

Constitution Of India

The Union Legislature—The Parliament Under the Constitution, the legislature of the Union is called the Parliament. The Indian Parliament is constituted on the basis of the principle of bicameralism, that is, the legislature having two Houses or Chambers. As the Constitution established a federal system of government, there was almost unanimity among its framers for […]

Who? What? When? Where? Why? How?

Who is Elon Musk? Elon Reeve Musk is a South African-born American entrepreneur and businessman who founded X.com in 1999 (which later became PayPal), SpaceX in 2002 and Tesla Motors in 2003. Musk became a multimillionaire in his late 20s when he sold his start-up company, Zip2, to a division of Compaq Computers. Musk made […]

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Trump Unveils Long-Awaited Middle East Peace Plan US President Mr. Donald Trump unveils his long-awaited Middle East Peace Plan in the presence of Israel’s Prime Minister Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu on January 28, 2020. US President Mr. Donald Trump on January 28, 2020 unveiled his long-awaited Middle East Peace Plan, mainly proposing to keep Jerusalem as […]

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Boris Johnson The United Kingdom became the first nation to have left the European Union. After 47 years of membership and more than three years after it voted to do so in a referendum, it left the EU on January 31, 2020. British Prime Minister Mr. Boris Johnson hailed the historic moment as the dawn of […]

MBA: Most Popular Specialisations

An MBA degree from a reputed institution has become synonymous with a plush job and an attractive pay package. Best known companies scramble to recruit MBA degree holders from top colleges which serves as a testament to the significance of MBA programme and the prestige it holds in the eyes of many multinational organisations. Following […]

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