Monthly Archive: May 2016

The Vernacular Press Act

The Vernacular Press Act was introduced on 14th March 1878 by then Governor Lord Lytton. Since Press was becoming powerful weapon and medium for raising feeling of Nationalism, Britishers wanted to take measure by...

Governor of states of India

Under the Constitution of India, State Government runs in similar ways as Central Government. Like the Union Government, the State Governments are also organised on the parliamentary pattern.The Governor is the chief executive of a State...

Revolt of 1857

It refers to a rebellion against the British East India Company which ran from May 1857 to July 1859. Started on 10th May 1857, it began as mutiny of Sepoys of East India Company’s...

Eco Sensitive Zones (ESZ)

Eco Sensitive Zones (ESZ)

Indian Board of Wildlife, established under Wildlife Protection Act, 1974, framed the National Wildlife Action Plan (NWAP) 2002-2016. It states, “Areas outside the protected area network are often vital ecological corridor links and must...

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UPSC 2016 Toppers

UPSC 2016 Results are out. It disappointed some, gave moments of celebration pride and winning to few. Every aspirant which reached till interview has faced hardship, struggle and did lot of hard work to...

Capital Punishment

Capital punishment, death penalty or execution is government sanctioned punishment by death. The sentence is referred to as a death sentence. Crimes that can result in a death penalty are known as capital crimes or capital offences. The United Nations General Assembly has adopted, in...

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