Tag - 27th

Lack of transparency in electoral funding, Rivers as a Living being, Current Affairs – 27th March, 2017

Lack of transparency in electoral funding Introduction Elections are the heart of a democracy. They are fundamental to have continued trust of people with the popular assent being reflected in a free and fair manner. Electoral funding is a crucial issue and has been debated since [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 27th February, 2017

Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act Introduction Health being a major issue of concern in India has areas like abortion and medical termination where lack of clarity and societal discourses that has resulted in many divergences. Especially abortions being a sensitive issue, pro-choice versus pro-life remain at [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 27th December, 2016

India’s Current Foreign Policy – Critical Analysis Narendra Modi has received a lot of appreciation for his strategy at the world stage. From the very beginning he has been able to build up a lot of excitement around India’s international relations. However, with time his [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 27th October, 2016

Reviving decentralisation in Indian planning For long, the Planning Commission, which was formed by an Executive order (thus could be easily abolished), formulated five year plans for India. It was considered virtually an executive arm of the Union government. In contrast to it, a [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 27th September, 2016

Tax Notoriety  Historical and contemporary perceptions of tax have characterized it as a necessary extraction, a penalty. A likely fallout of this statutory burden is that there is an innate urge to either mitigate the liability or even eliminate it. Tax avoidance is when [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 27th August, 2016

Looking for possible ‘green shoots’ in our economy ‘Green shoots’ is a popular phrase used to describe signs of economic recovery. RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan was the first to talk of spotting ‘green shoots’ in the Indian economy. This article analyzes where the economy is [...]

SSC CGL Exam postponed

[SSC] 2014’s Tier-1 postponed due to Election BUT 2013’s T1 Re-exam is on 27th April (only applies to those 7 centres)

SSC CGL 2014 Postponed to second half of 2014 SSC CGL 2013: Re-Exam on 27th April (only 7 centers) SSC CGL 2014 Postponed to second half of 2014 Background: Earlier, SSC Combined Gradulate Level exam (CGL 2014) was to be held on 27th April and [...]

UPSC Mains result out, 3300+ to be interviewed for 1291 vacancies from 27th April onwards. Free coaching for Tamilnadu & Gujarat passouts

We should not lose sight on what more needs to be done. We should not celebrate upgrades as we did not worry about downgrades. (Rajanbhai, after Moody raised India’s outlook) UPSC had conducted Civil service Mains exam 2014 during 14th to 20th December. 13th [...]