Land Reforms in India: Being a source of productivity of food, a place to live or work, the land is considered as a precious asset for every country. Before colonial rule, the entire land used by a community in India, but at the time of the British Raj, this rule had been changed. In 1793, in the states like Bihar, Bengal and Orissa rule named as Permanent Land Settlement had … [Read more...] about Land Reforms in India: History, Objectives, Purpose & Impact
The General Studies paper is very crucial in the UPSC Mains exam. We have provided aspirants with a comprehensive list of must-prepare topics, tips, quick ideas and important suggestions to craft the best answers. Each topic has been conveniently separated into sections like history, objectives, purpose, impact and prevention.
Short Notes on Environmental Conservation In today’s age, the most dangerous and critical problem for the human race is pollution which affects our environment. Climate change, global warming, acid rain, air pollution, urban sprawl, waste disposal, ozone layer depletion, water pollution, and many more issues are affecting our life and future. It’s an irony that increased … [Read more...] about Conservation of Environment – Notes for UPSC Preparation
Worthless to say that agriculture is vital for every country as it helps to survive. The process of agriculture includes growing up of crops. For this, there is always a need for abundant water, which can cater to the irrigation only. Irrigation is a process where the artificial application of water has arranged to give the water to land or soil. It is basically used in dry … [Read more...] about Types of Irrigation, Systems Storage, Advantages & Disadvantages
The current societies across the world comprise of people both good and bad. India is no alien to this case. There are many such individuals residing in our country who are driven by greed and selfishness due to whom the nation has to bear the economically and the social brunt. And one of the most widely utilised bandwagon of such perpetrators is money laundering. Money … [Read more...] about Money Laundering and Its Prevention
The World Bank defines corruption as a compilation of dishonest and criminal activities which are conducted by an individual or an organisation in a position of authority to acquire benefits illegally. Corruption includes affairs like bribery and embezzlement and sometimes also involves various practices that are deemed legal in many countries. India is a country in which … [Read more...] about Challenges of Corruption in India
The Directive Principles of State Policy (DPSP) is a guideline in the Constitution of India to the State. They are written in Part 4 of the Constitution from Article 36 to Article 51. These principles ordain that the state shall aim to promote welfare of the people by securing and protecting as effectively as it may a social order in which justice-social, economic and … [Read more...] about Directive Principles of State Policy (DPSP) – Explained