UPSC Syllabus: Comparison of the Indian constitutional scheme with that of other countries
Donald Trump became the third U.S. President to be impeached on December 18, as the House of Representatives formally charged him with abuse of power in a historic step that could inflame partisan tensions across a deeply divided America.
UPSC Syllabus: Food security; Public distribution system
Food security can be defined as the timely and convenient availability of food, for all the people of a particular region or country. This is especially to wherever there is a crisis in food production and the conditions of poor families of becomes depressing. Food production falls in times of natural calamities like floods, tsunami, droughts or feminine.
Food security is dependent upon the following factors:
UPSC Syllabus: Open Market Operations
Open Market Operations: Open market operation refers to buying and selling of securities by central bank. Normally the commercial banks are the buyers of such securities
During inflation (excess demand situation) the central bank sells government securities to commercial banks in returns of money. As a result money supply in the economy falls causing prices to fall. During deflation, the central bank will buy back the securities by paying money to the commercial banks thus causing money supply to rise which cures deficiency in demand.
India has always stood for what is moral and just. It would have been unjust, immoral and unethical for the liberal and secular Indian democracy to look the other way when lakhs of people living in India continue to remain without an identity.
The Uttarakhand State Wildlife Board has cleared a proposal by the Wildlife Institute of India (WII) to introduce rhinoceroses in the Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) to boost tourism and revive the habits of species that survive on low-height grass.
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