25-08-2021

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MEA briefs India’s position over Afghanistan

MEA briefs India’s position over Afghanistan

Posted by Rajaguru
Newly launched special “e-Emergency X-Misc” visas would reassure both Afghans and the international community that India’s exit from Afghanistan is not permanent Read More
Prelim Exam
S-400

S-400

Posted by Rajaguru
It is capable of destroying incoming hostile aircraft, missiles and even drones within a range of up to 400 km. Read More
Prelim Exam
What does mean Flagship Scheme?

What does mean Flagship Scheme?

Posted by Rajaguru
Most important and address major national concerns on health, education, environment, irrigation, urban and rural development, employment and other sectors. Read More
Prelim Exam
What does mean Pilot scheme?

What does mean Pilot scheme?

Posted by Rajaguru
A small-scale experiment or set of observations undertaken to decide how and whether to launch a full-scale project. Read More
Prelim Exam
Economic criterion not sole basis for creamy layer

Economic criterion not sole basis for creamy layer

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‘Creamy layer’ in a backward community should be excluded from reservation so that the more deserving were able to come up. Read More
Prelim Exam
Indra Sawhney verdict of 1992

Indra Sawhney verdict of 1992

Posted by Rajaguru
Class 4 of Article 16, empowers the State to make a special provision for those backward classes who in the opinion of the State are not adequately represented in the service under the State. Read More
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No request to delist Taliban leaders: officials

No request to delist Taliban leaders: officials

Posted by Rajaguru
In November 2012, India was instrumental, as the then President of the UN Security Council, in ensuring that the Haqqani group was designated as a terror entity. Read More
Prelim Exam
Army receives hand grenades from private sector for the first time

Army receives hand grenades from private sector for the first time

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The MMHG grenades will replace Grenade No. 36 of World War I vintage design still in service. Read More
Prelim & Main Exam
S-400 air defence deal on track

S-400 air defence deal on track

Posted by Rajaguru
Deliveries of S-400 long range air defence systems are scheduled to begin by November. Read More
Prelim & Main Exam
Advantages and disadvantages of Caste Census

Advantages and disadvantages of Caste Census

Posted by Rajaguru
The last time India’s population was enumerated on the basis of caste was in 1931, when it was under colonial rule. Read More