Tag - authority

Tackling Left Wing Extremism (LWE), Real Estate Regulatory Authority, Current Affairs 2nd May, 2017

Tackling Left Wing Extremism (LWE) Introduction: The recent Maoist attack on the 99-member Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) party in Sukma, Chhattisgarh, in which at least 25 jawans lost their lives, has once again brought the focus on not just the threat represented by left-wing extremism [...]

Railway regulator – Railway Development Authority, Current Affairs – 8th April, 2017

Railway regulator – Railway Development Authority Introduction Railways have been crucial arteries of the country. They serve in both trade and transit of goods and people. Decades of neglect has had its effect on railways and hence the performance of the same. The call for a [...]

[Yearbook] DGCA and new Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Bill

What is DGCA? What is Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Bill? Structure of CAA Autonomy: Finance Autonomy: Personnel What are the functions of DGCA ? DGCA=Directorate General of Civil Aviation It is a regulatory body under Ministry of Civil Aviation. The main functions of DGCA, following: [...]

[Economy] Dedicated Freight Corridors (DFC), High Speed Rail Corridors, Rail Tariff Regulatory Authority, Issues, Reforms in Indian Railways

Why Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC)? Benefits of Dedicated Freight Corridor? High speed Rail Corridor National High Speed Rail Authority Rail Tariff Regulatory Authority Counter arguments: Rail Tariff Regulatory Authority India vs China: Railway success Rail Reforms Required Mock Questions Why Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC)? [...]

Gadgil report on Western Ghats

[Western Ghats] Gadgil Report: Ecologically Sensitive Zones (ESZ), WGEA Authority (Part 3 of 4)

What is Gadgil Panel? Ecologically Sensitive Zones (ESZ) Western Ghats Ecology Authority (WGEA)? Hierarchy Structure Functions Zonal recommendations General recommendations In the last two articles, we saw Western Ghats: overview of physical geography and biodiversity: Threats to the biodiversity of Western Ghats: Gadgil Panel: origin [...]

[Current] May-Week1/P3: Economy- Financial resolution authority, Reena Benerjee Committee on Bancassurance, Minor Bank accounts, Enforcement day

Prologue Bancassurance: Reena Benerjee Committee Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC) Function1: Deposit insurance Function2: Credit guarantee FRA (Financial Resolution Authority) Difference: FRA vs FRA What is Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC)? Enforcement Directorate ED: Functions ED: Future reforms Hindi translation [...]

Economic Survey ch11 Indian Railbudget topics index

[Infrastructure] Rail-Budget 2014, Tariff Authority, Biodiesel, Biotoilets, FDI & more

Prologue [Act 1] Railways: GK & Static Theory Railway budget vs General Budget Railway Gauges (British Legacy) Railways: Train types [Act 2] Railways: Current / Contemporary topics C1: Pir Panjal Tunnel, Qazigund Banihal C2: What is Cross subsidization in Railways? C3: What is [...]

Describe the factors causing centralization of authority in any industrial organization.

Ans. Factors Causing Centralization of Authority in any Industrial Organization - (i) Helpful in Emergency Decisions - This type of system is helpful in taking the emergency decisions affecting whole of the concern. (ii) Uniformity of Action - As the major management decisions are taken by a [...]

What is meant by centralization of authority ?

Ans. Centralization of authority means systematic reservation of authority at central points in an organization. Hence the majority of the decision regarding the work are taken only at higher levels and not by those who actually performs the work. Under centralization, all important decisions [...]

Describe organizational structure of project management organization employing functional authority at each level of hierarchy.

Ans. In order to accomplish the project goals, a separate division is formed for each project. Project management is formed when project is big in size and subject to high standards of performance. It is solely responsive to the planning, design, development, production, evaluation [...]