Miscellaneous

Judicial System: Police Custody and Judicial Custody

India is well known for the fair judicial and prosecution systems.  The courts, especially High courts and Supreme court, have always been ensuring  protection of the rights of accused on principles of natural justice.  They have also been relying on judicial precedents in their judgements.  Which is the judicial system being followed in India? The

One Belt One Road (OBOR) Project – Modern Era Silk Route

‘One Belt One Road’ (OBOR) project is a massive initiative fueled by the vision of Xi Jinping, the Chinese President. The initiative aims to establish connectivity and economic co-operation among various countries across the globe.  Why is One Belt One Road (OBOR) project important? The ambitious One Belt One Road initiative is being promoted by

NITI Aayog- The National Institution for Transforming India

What is NITI Aayog or The National Institution for Transforming India?  NITI Aayog or The National Institution for Transforming India is a Government of India establishment. It was formed vide a resolution of the Union cabinet on 1 January 2015. NITI Aayog was founded to substitute the planning commission established in in1950.  The establishment is

April 22 – International Mother Earth Day and its importance

Earth is the only known plant with existence of life. Human race with intelligence is the supreme form of life on earth and the resources of the planet are under its control. Unfortunately, we have been competing with each other in depleting the resources.  Earth day is being celebrated every year on April 22 to

The International Forest Day- 21 March

The International Forest Day is being celebrated every year on 21st March. This day is established in tune with the resolution passed on November 28, 2012 in the General Assembly of United Nations.  The day was first observed on March 21, 2013. The objectives of celebration of The International Day of Forests are raising awareness

Oscar or Academy Awards: Essential Points Ought To Be Known

The Oscar or Oscar or The Academy Award is an annual recognition for outstanding cinematic achievements in the United States film industry. It is hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). The winners are selected through voting by members of the academy. Winners are awarded a copy of a statuette, officially

Digital India: Basics Ought To Be Known

Digital India is all about transforming India into a digitally empowered society and converting to a knowledge economy.   Digital India programme is a vision of the Mr. Narendra Modi, Hon'ble Prime Minister of India.  This transformation and delivery of good governance are envisaged through coordinated efforts of both central and state governments. The ruling