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    Commercialization of agriculture

    8/31/2018

    Agriculture

    In the later half of the 19th century a significant trend in Indian agriculture was the emergence of the commercialization of agriculture .So far agriculture had been a way of life rather than a busin ......

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    Capability Approach

    8/27/2018

    Growth and development

    Introduction :- Capbility approach has been developed by Indian Nobel Lureate Amartya Sen. Capability theory has emerged as a serious alternative model of progress and development. Rather than goods a ......

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    GST-One Year Assessment

    8/20/2018

    Tax System

    One year of GST: The successes, failures and the Way Forward (Source Material: The Hindu, Indian Express, Economic Survey, Economic Times) After one year into the goods and services tax (GST) regime, ......

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    HIGHLIGHTS FROM NITI AAYOG 3 YEAR ACTION AGENDA

    8/11/2018

    Planning in India

    CONTEXT AND CHALLENGES India had a good beginning in Science and Technology (S&T) at independence. By 1970, various institutions had achieved great vibrancy. Many Indian scientists and engineers compe ......

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    Yojana-Aug2018-Fostering Entrepreneurship

    8/10/2018

    Unemployment

    CONTEXT: An emerging economy needs inclusivity in its programs and schemes to empower each and every section of society. Despite several years of liberalization and economic progress, achieving equal ......

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    Capitalism and industrial revolution

    8/8/2018

    Industrial revolution

    The great waves of innovation that the world has seen since the Industrial Revolution have helped lift living standards and better the quality of life the world over. In turn, this success has become ......

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    India's stigmatized capitalism- performance, challenges and trends

    8/8/2018

    Ideologies

    Capitalism rests on the bedrock of legitimacy. A lot depends on whether voters see businessmen as robber barons or men of enterprise. The recent events at ICICI Bank and Fortis Healthcare are a case i ......

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    Reinventing Public Private Partnerships

    8/7/2018

    Infrastructure

    With private investments failing to pick up speed, and with its own finances under strain because of increased payments, the government has to budget for its employees. The Union government is likely ......

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    Towards a National Employment Policy

    8/7/2018

    Unemployment

    An inter-ministerial committee has been constituted to draft the National Employment Policy and consultations have been held with various stakeholders including ministries, state governments, trade un ......

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    Demographic dividend vs. Demographic divide

    8/7/2018

    Growth and development

    India is at the cusp of demographic transformation when every 1 in 3 Indian is young. The median age of the country is 28 compared to Japan, which is 48 or China, which is 37. By 2020, India is projec ......

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    Fiscal federalism for the grassroots

    8/7/2018

    Local Bodies

    While the Constitution of India specified the taxes to be divided between the Centre and State Governments, it does not specify the revenue base for urban local bodies. Even the 74th Amendment Act doe ......

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    Blue Economy in India

    8/7/2018

    Growth and development

    The Ocean-based Blue Economy is the next sunrise issue for development experts. Dr. Gunter Pauli introduced this concept in the book – "The Blue Economy: 10 years, 100 innovations, 100 million jobs". ......

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    Low tax to GDP situation in India

    8/2/2018

    Fiscal system

    India’s tax to GDP ratio at 16.6% is well below the emerging Market Economies (EME) and OECD averages of about 21% and 34% respectively. Taxation is the key to long run political and economic developm ......

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    Frontline-July(II)-A_Plastic_Ban

    8/1/2018

    Pollution

    Reference Article: A Plastic Ban by Lyla Bavadam/Frontline Context: Mumbai the Economic Capital of India is annually hit by Monsoons, which often lead to flood conditions While the people have largely ......

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    La Nina: Impact on Monsoon and steps to fight the impact.

    8/30/2018

    Climate

    La Nina :- La Niña, “anti-El Niño” or simply “a cold event” is the cooling of water in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Sequence of events :- The water in Eastern Pacific, which is otherwise cool; gets cold ......

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    El Nino and effect on Monsoon.

    8/30/2018

    Climate

    Introduction:- The Monsoon is basically a result of the flow of moisture laden winds because of the variation of temperature across the Indian Ocean.There are a number of climatic phenomena which affe ......

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    El-Nino and La-Nina

    8/1/2018

    Climate

    INTRODUCTION OF ENSO The El Niño/Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is a naturally occurring phenomenon involving fluctuating ocean temperatures in the central and eastern equatorial Pacific, coupled with ch ......

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    Ruralization of Indian Economy

    8/30/2018

    Agriculture

    With de-industrialisation,Indian economy tended to become more and more agricultural. Millions of manufacturing classes in industrial towns like Dhaka ,Murshidabad, Surat and other places were rendere ......

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    Atrocities on Dalits in Haryana : Analysis

    8/31/2018

    Social Issues

    It has been widely reported that there has been an increase in the incidents of atrocities on Dalits in Haryana over the years. This is evident from the media coverage of the happenings at Jhajjar, Du ......

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    Role of Women in Haryana's Panchayat System

    8/31/2018

    Governance

    The prescription of educational qualifications by the Government of Haryana in the 2016 elections for contesting to the Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) has been reported to be a game-changer.Althou ......

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    Stubble Burning in Haryana : Causes and Solutions

    8/29/2018

    Environment

    Burning of agricultural biomass residue, or Crop Residue Burning (CRB) has been identified as a major health hazard. In addition to causing exposure to extremely high levels of Particulate Matter conc ......

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    Contribution of Haryana in Independence

    8/29/2018

    History

    Haryana: the Battleground Haryana takes the pride of place in the evolution of Indian history. Right from the time of Mahabharata, where a large part of the epic took place in what is now called Harya ......

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    Haryana's Industrial Policy

    8/26/2018

    Economy

    With a special focus on manufacturing and services enterprises, especially balanced regional growth of MSMEs, the Haryana government announced its new Industrial Policy. The government described the I ......

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    Agricultural Development of Haryana since 1950

    8/21/2018

    Geography

    Haryana is primarily an agricultural region,more than 80 percent of its area is classified as net sown area. Since 1950 agriculture has been the main driver of the state's economic development. Haryan ......

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    First Battle of Panipat

    8/18/2018

    History

    The First Battle of Panipat was fought between armies of Ibrahim Lodi and Mughal Emperor Babur. Ibrahim Lodi was defeated in the battle. The war took place on 21st day of April, 1526. Ibrahim Lodi, th ......

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    Overview of Haryana's Culture

    8/16/2018

    Culture

    Haryana's culture is reflective of this colourful state. Submerged in the rich cultural heritage of Vedic Period, the mystical state of Haryana stands out from the crowd. Characterised by the hookahs ......

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    Haryana Economy : Broad Overview

    8/14/2018

    Economy

    Haryana is among the northern most states in India and adjacent to national capital Delhi. It is surrounded by Uttar Pradesh in the east, Punjab in the west, Himachal Pradesh in the north and Rajastha ......

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    Battle of Buxar

    8/29/2018

    History

    Introduction:- The Battle fought at Buxar, then within the territory of Bengal, a town on the bank of the Ganges river about 130 km west of Patna, was a decisive victory for the British East India Com ......

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    Champaran Satyagrah

    8/27/2018

    History

    The Champaran peasant movement was Mahatma Gandhiji's first satyagrah in India and also a part of the wider strug­gle for independence. When Gandhiji returned from South Africa, he made the experiment ......

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    Madhubani Paintings

    8/27/2018

    Culture

    Madhubani painting originated from Maithili village of the Bihar and Nepal region.Primarily, the womenfolk of the village drew the paintings on the walls of their home, as a demonstration of their fee ......

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    Ganga Vriksharopan Abhiyan

    8/26/2018

    Environment

    National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) had organised Ganga Vriksharopan Abhiyan in five main Ganga basin states – Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal.The drive was launched o ......

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    Bihar Prohibition and Excise (Amendment) Bill, 2018

    8/26/2018

    Polity

    With a view to dilute the stringent laws associated liquor consumption, manufacture and sale, the Bihar state assembly has passed Bihar Prohibition and Excise (Amendment) Bill, 2018 with 16 amendments ......

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    Chota Nagpur Plateau : Origin, Climate , Ecology.

    8/31/2018

    Geography

    Introduction :- The Chota Nagpur Plateau is a plateau in eastern India, which covers much of Jharkhand state as well as adjacent parts of Odisha, West Bengal, Bihar and Chhattisgarh. The Indo-Gangetic ......

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    Birhor Tribes of Jharkhand

    8/31/2018

    Social Issues

    Introduction :- The tribes of Jharkhand consist of 32 tribes (8 primitive) inhabiting the Jharkhand state in India. Birhor people are a tribal/Adivasi forest people, traditionally nomadic, living prim ......

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    Ho Tribes of Jharkhand

    8/31/2018

    Social Issues

    Introduction :- The Ho people are an ethnic group of India. They are an Adivasi people group concentrated in the state of Jharkhand and Odisha, where they constitute around 10.5% of the scheduled trib ......

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    Tribal Society of Jharkhand

    8/31/2018

    Social Issues

    Introduction:- Jharkhand state has a combination of a variety of tribes (32) and occupational artisan castes.The tribes include two linguistic groups: the mundari linguistic groupincluding the Santhal ......

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    Munda Tribe

    8/31/2018

    Social Issues

    Introduction :- Chota Nagpur is the place of origin of Munda tribes, i.e. those communities who speak languages belonging to the Austro-Asiatic Mundari family Mundari-speaking groups can be defined by ......

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    Naxalism in Jharkhand: Causes and Analysis.

    8/31/2018

    Social Issues

    Naxalism was prevalent in the area even before the birth of Jhankhand in the then state of Bihar. Presently 18 districts out of 24 districts in Jharkhand are affected by Naxalism. Hazaribargh, Loharda ......

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    Kol Rebellion

    8/31/2018

    Social Issues

    Introduction:- The Kols are tribal inhabitants of the Chota Nagpur region, part of Bengal Presidency during the British rule in India. They comprised of the Kols, Bhils, Hoes, Mundas and Oraons tribes ......

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    Santhal Rebellion

    8/31/2018

    History

    Introduction:- The Santhal Hool, was a native rebellion in present-day Jharkhand, in eastern India against both the British colonial authority and zamindari system by the Santhal people. It started on ......

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    Birsa Munda and Munda ulgulan

    8/31/2018

    History

    Introduction :- Munda Rebellion is one of the prominent 19th century tribal rebellions in the subcontinent. Birsa Munda led this movement in the region south of Ranchi in 1899-1900.The ulgulan, meanin ......

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    The Traditional Administrative System among tribes of Jharkhand

    8/30/2018

    History

    Adivasi/Indigenous peoples of Jharkhand (and in central India) traditionally have broadly three level of decision making process within the customary laws through a self governing system, village leve ......

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    Nagvanshi Administration and Parha Administration

    8/30/2018

    History

    Nagvanshi Administration :- Nagvanshi Administrative system was based on the Kinship.Nag dynasty evolved out form the rudimentary state form through the interplay of both primary and secondary process ......

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    Jharkhand and CAMPA ACT

    8/29/2018

    Geography

    CAMPA stands for Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority at both central and state level to ensure expeditious and transparent utilization of amounts realised in lieu of fore ......

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    Saraswati Yojana

    8/29/2018

    Social Issues

    Saraswati Yojana was started by the Jharkhand Government for the benefit of registered building construction labourers on the lines of Mukhyamantri Ladli Laxmi Yojna (MLLY) launched earlier by the for ......

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    Tilak Manjhi : Jharkhand's First Martyr

    8/29/2018

    History

    Baba Tilka Manjhi (or Jabra paharia) was the first Adivasi leader who took up arms against the British in the 1784, around 100 years before Mangal Pandey. He organized the Adivasis to form an armed gr ......

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    "Yojana Banao Scheme"

    8/29/2018

    Polity

    Introduction :- ‘Yojna Banao Abhiyan’ aims to link people living in rural areas with project planning activities and provide them opportunity to write development story for their villages. The initiat ......

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    Mukhyamantri Ladli Laxmi Yojana

    8/28/2018

    Social Issues

    Introduction Unveiled by Chief Minister Arjun Munda on the State’s foundation day, the scheme envisages financial aid to the families of below the poverty line (BPL) on the birth of girl child.As per ......

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    Santhal Paragana Tenancy Act, 1949- An overview

    8/28/2018

    Polity

    Colonial Background:- Administrative division of Santhal Parganas covers the geographical area of Rajmahal hills, and valleys and plains area along the hills. This area was never under jurisdiction of ......

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    Jharkhand: Economy, Mining and Agriculture.

    8/28/2018

    Economy

    Bird's eye view of the economy of the State:- Jharkhand shares its borders with West Bengal in the east, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh in the west, Bihar in the north and Odisha in the south. In Indi ......

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    Chota Nagpur Tenancy Act, 1908

    8/28/2018

    Polity

    Instituted by the British the Chhota Nagpur Tenancy Act, 1908 is an important act for the tribal population of Jharkhand. It restricts transfer of tribal land to non tribals.The CNT Act is effective i ......

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    BANANA CULTIVATION IN ASSAM

    8/30/2018

    Economy

    Introduction The uniqueness of banana sector in Assam, a natural home of this crop, is its diverse characteristics – i.e. varietal strength – numbering 15 to 20 which are either cultivated or partiall ......

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    Assam: Relief and Structure

    8/27/2018

    Geography

    Assam is an important geographic location of North-East India. Situated between 89 – 96 East Longitude and 24 -27North Latitude, Assam is bordered in the North and East by the Kingdom of Bhutan and Ar ......

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    Assam Government’s Flagship programmes (Part 1)

    8/20/2018

    Polity

    1. Additional Classrooms, Partition Walls, and Electricity in Elementary Schools As announced in the Assam Budget 2017-18, Gunotsav was launched across the state and it has become one of the major suc ......

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    The Renaissance in Assam (Assam After the Revolt of 1857)

    8/18/2018

    History

    The effect and significance of the peasants' rebellion The increase of revenue collection greatly affected the income of the peasants, and their plight worsened every day. Though their rebellion was r ......

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    British Annexation of Assam

    8/18/2018

    History

    Introduction: The region that came to be known as undivided Goalpara district was the first region to come under British rule after the transfer of the Deewani from the Mughal Emperor on August 12, 17 ......

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    The Bodo Tribe of Assam

    8/17/2018

    Culture

    Introduction: India is home to so many cultures, sub-cultures, religions, regions, languages, dialects etc that it becomes a fascinating melting pot. Unfortunately, it also means that most of our fell ......

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    Assam Fairs & Festivals

    8/15/2018

    Culture

    Introduction: Since times immemorial, the north-eastern state of Assam has been the home to a large number of fairs and festivals, most of which have their origins in the diverse beliefs of the numero ......

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    Ankiya Nata - The Dramas of Sankaradeva

    8/15/2018

    Culture

    Introduction: Ankiya Nata (A?kiya Na?a) is a form of religious theatre created by Sankaradeva. Ankiya means ‘act’ or ‘episode’ and Nata means ‘drama’. Thus, Ankiya Nata means a ‘one-act drama’ compose ......

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    BORGEET

    8/15/2018

    Culture

    Introduction: Borgeets (songs celestial) are a collection of lyrical songs that are set to specific ragas but not necessarily to any tala. These songs, composed by Srimanta Sankardeva and Madhavdeva i ......

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    Mineral resources of Assam : Sillimanite, Clay, Sand, Iron Ore, Copper, Gypsum & other minerals of Assam

    8/12/2018

    Geography

    Sillimanite It is also an important mineral wealth of Assam. The Assam Sillimanite is in the form of massive rock from which cubes can been sawn for direct use in furnaces. The sillimanite deposits of ......

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    Physical Geography of Assam

    8/11/2018

    Geography

    Assam extends from 89° 42' E to 96° E longitude and 24° 8' N to 28° 2' N latitude, it has an area of 78,438 km , similar to that of Ireland or Austria. Geologic origin of Assam According to the plate ......

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    Five New Districts of Assam

    8/11/2018

    Polity

    Introduction: On August 15, 2015, Tarun Gogoi, the then Chief Minister of Assam, announced the formation of five new districts in the state, taking the total number from 27 to 32. The five new distric ......

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    Districts of Assam – Important statistics and information

    8/11/2018

    Geography

    A district of an Indian state is an administrative geographical unit, headed by the Deputy Commissioner (DC), which combines the offices of the District Magistrate ultimately responsible for maintaini ......

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    Coal Industry in Assam

    8/11/2018

    Geography

    Introduction: The existence of coal deposits in Upper Assam had been known from the early days of the British occupation of the State. It is mentioned in the old Gazetteer of Lakhimpur that in 1825,Li ......

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    Chronology of Events of Assam History

    8/11/2018

    History

    Assam and adjoining regions have evidences of human settlements from all the periods of the Stone ages. So History of Assam is a vast area to study and can’t be elaborate in an article. Here we encaps ......

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    About Brahmaputra Board

    8/11/2018

    Polity

    Introduction: The Brahmaputra Board is an autonomous statutory body which is responsible for preparation and implementation of plans related to flood management, erosion control, drainage management a ......

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    Treaty of Yandaboo of 1826

    8/10/2018

    History

    The Treaty of Yandaboo treaty brought peace between East India Company and the King of Ava that ended the first Anglo-Burmese war. The agreement was signed on February 24,1826 by General Sir Archibald ......

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    ASSAM PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

    8/10/2018

    Polity

    Establishment: The Assam Public Service Commission came into existence on Ist April, 1937 in accordance with the provision of the Govt. of India Act, 1935 with Mr James Hezelett, a retired ICS officer ......

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    Dibang Multipurpose Project

    8/10/2018

    Economy

    Fig: Dibang Multipurpose Project Dibang Project is a planned hydroelectric project with 3000 MW electricity generation capacity. Called as Dibang Multipurpose Project, it is a NHPC project and the pro ......

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    M.P. Bezbaruah Committee and it’s Recommendations

    8/10/2018

    Social Issues

    The M.P. Bezbaruah Committee was a special committee formed to look into the issues of people from the North East India living in different parts of India, specially in metros like Delhi, and to sugge ......

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    Kaziranga National Park and Flood

    8/10/2018

    Environment

    Introduction: Located in the Brahmaputra Flood Plains of Assam, the Kaziranga National Park is prone to annual floods. During monsoon season rising water level of Brahmaputra river and water flowing d ......

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    Air Transport in Assam

    8/10/2018

    Economy

    Air Transport in Assam Assam state of India is well connected with the rest of the country through Air Transport. The operational civil airports in the state are located at Guwahati, Tezpur, Jorhat, D ......

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    Problems of Kaziranga National Park

    8/10/2018

    Environment

    Introduction: Located in Assam state of India, Kaziranga National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It has the world’s largest population of One Horned Rhinoceros (Rhinoceros uncornis). It is also ......

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    Assam Arogya Nidhi

    8/8/2018

    Social Issues

    Assam Arogya Nidhi (AAN) is a Govt of Assam initiative to provide financial assistance for treatment of selected few life threatening diseases and injuries caused by natural and man-made disasters. Un ......

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    The Assam Panchayat Act, 1994

    8/8/2018

    Polity

    Traditionally, Panchayat has been an integral part of rural Indian society. They played an important role in maintaining social order in villages. The 73rd Amendment of Constitution of India provided ......

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    River Bank Erosion and Restoration in the Brahmaputra River in India

    8/7/2018

    Geography

    Fig: Erosion by Brahmaputra Introduction The Brahmaputra River originates in a great glacier mass in Kailas range of the Himalayas (elevation 5300 m) and flows through China, India and Bangladesh for ......

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    Mir Jumla's invasion of Assam

    8/7/2018

    History

    Introduction: Mir Jumla II invaded the Ahom kingdom in January 1662 and left it in January–February 1663. He was able to occupy Garhgaon, the Ahom capital, before the beginning of the rainy season, bu ......

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    Decline and fall of the Ahom Kingdom the Moamariya Rebellion and the Burmese Invasions

    8/7/2018

    History

    The Moamoria Rebellion started during the reign of Swargadeo Lakshmi Singha and ended during the reign of Swargadeo Kamaleswar Singha. It continued up to 36 years, from 1769 to 1805. It was a conflict ......

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    Religious life –-Sankaradeva and the Neo Vaishnavite Movement- background and implications

    8/7/2018

    Culture

    The Neo-Vaisnavite Movement, started by Srimanta Sankardeva created an unprecedented zeal for the cultural and religious reformation in Assam in the 15 century. His Eka-saraniya dharma, with all its p ......

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    Assam Human Development Index

    8/7/2018

    Economy

    Assam Human Development Index Human development is a process of enlarging people’s choices. But human development is also the objective, so it is both a process and an outcome. Human development impli ......

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    Assam Rivers and Drainage System

    8/7/2018

    Geography

    The State of Assam comprised of two valleys namely the Brahmaputra and Barak Valley. The flood prone area of the state is 31,500.00 Sq Km as assessed by the Rastriya Barh Ayog which is about 39.58 % o ......

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    Soil Types of Assam

    8/5/2018

    Geography

    The soils of Assam are very rich in content of nitrogen and organic matter. The alluvial soils of the Brahmaputra and the Barak valley are highly fertile and are very much suitable for raising of vari ......

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    Biodiversity of Assam – Flora & Fauna

    8/5/2018

    Environment

    Biodiversity refers to the variety of life forms at all levels of organization, from gene through species to higher taxonomic forms and also includes the variety of ecosystems and habitats as well the ......

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    Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for North-East

    8/5/2018

    Science and Technology

    The Minister of State (IC) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Shri Dharmendra Pradhan released the Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for north-east India, outlining steps to leverage the hydrocarbon sector for devel ......

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    Paik System of Ahom Administration

    8/5/2018

    History

    The Paik system was a type of corvee labor system on which the Ahom kingdom of medieval Assam was based. It is believed that the system is based on the South-East Asian legacy the Ahoms brought with t ......

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    North East India – Insurgency and Other Issues

    8/4/2018

    Social Issues

    The Northeast region of India comprising of eight states – Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Tripura and Sikkim. North East India is a region poorly connected to the Indian mainlan ......

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    Modern History of Assam: A Brief Note

    8/3/2018

    History

    Since 1970, Government of India has divided Assam into various states as Government of India has the unilateral power to change the borders of the state. Assam was divided into various states in order ......

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    Assamese Oral Folk Literature

    8/3/2018

    Culture

    Every community has their own literature, both in written as well as in oral form. Similarly, the Assamese language also has folk songs, folk-tales, ritual songs etc, in oral form in abundance. The fo ......

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    Autonomous Councils in Assam

    8/3/2018

    Polity

    There are some Autonomous Councils in Assam which have been created to provide certain autonomy to the plain tribes of Assam outside the 6th schedule of theconstitution. In this direction first step w ......

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    Assam Polity – Forgotten Heroes

    8/3/2018

    Polity

    Ten freedom fighters from the Northeast that include three women, who are largely unfamiliar to the rest of the country, were honoured by the central government as part of the 70th Independence Day ce ......

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    Assam Economy – An Overview

    8/3/2018

    Economy

    Economy of Assam 63 percent of Assam earns its living from the sector of Agriculture. Assam is well known for its production of Tea in all over the world. Assam produces 15 percent of the tea in the w ......

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    ASSAM TOURISM: Potential and Challenges

    8/3/2018

    Economy

    Now-a-days, tourism is considered as an important industry which has vast scope for the generation of income and employment. It is one of the world’s fastest growing industries, a major source of fore ......

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    Battle of Saraighat of 1671

    8/2/2018

    History

    The Battle of Saraighat was the last battle in the last major attempt by the Mughals to extend their empire into Assam. The Battle was fought in 1671 between the Mughal Empire, led by Raja Ramsingh I ......

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    Wildlife sanctuaries in Assam

    8/2/2018

    Environment

    Chakrashila Wildlife Sanctuary The Chakrashila Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the most popular wildlife dens in Assam. Situated in the Kokrajhar and Dhubri districts of Assam, this wildlife sanctuary sp ......

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    Sattriya Dance

    8/2/2018

    Culture

    Sattriya is the traditional dance –drama of Assam. Sattriya was recognized in 2000 as Classical Dance by Sangeet Natak Akademi. It is influenced by Vaishnavism and the modern form of Sattriya is attri ......

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    Bihu Dance

    8/2/2018

    Culture

    Introduction Dance forms in India know no boundaries of caste and creed as they depict oneness of the nation. They may have originated in different states of the country but all of them symbolize the ......

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    ULFA and Assam Insurgency

    8/1/2018

    Social Issues

    ULFA is the oldest outfit of Assam, founded by Paresh Baruah in April 1979, with the aim of liberating Assam “from the Indian colonial regime” through “armed struggle” and to bring about a “radical tr ......

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    Municipal System in Assam

    8/1/2018

    Polity

    The Municipal Act of 1923 was in force in Assam for 33 years i.e., from 1923 to 1956. In 1956, the Act of 1923 was repealed by the Assam Municipal Act, 1956. The Assam Municipal Act, 1923 provided tha ......

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    Assam Accord

    8/1/2018

    Polity

    The Assam Accord (1985) was a Memorandum of Settlement (MoS) signed between representatives of the Government of India and the leaders of the Assam Movement in New Delhi on 15 August 1985. It brought ......

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    Floods in Assam

    8/1/2018

    Geography

    Assam is one of the worst victim of floods in India. The every monsoon causes recurring floods and flood-like situations across Assam, killing scores of people and leaving several hundred homeless. Ho ......

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Khandagale Dhammapal
Khandagale Dhammapal Rank-1020 Year-2017 (IAS)
Dear Sir thank you for your warm wishes. I always had conviction in my abilities and the constant support and guidance from teachers and mentors like you helped me a lot in this strenuous journey , I would also like to thank you from the bottom of the heart for taking pains of providing questions on my DAF for personality test and sending me interview preparation book from Delhi to remote location of Latur in Maharastra. Once again thank you for helping me realize my dream.
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