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Spark Plug: Spotlight on 7th Pay Commission

Hello Aspirants In order to keep you one step forward and to boost your General Knowledge and confidence level, here we are presenting you an important topic “Spotlight on 7th Pay Commission” in our Spark Plug series. This will surely help you in your exam preparation. Pay Commission Pay Commission is set up on [...]

Satya Pal Jain: Part Time Member of 21st Law Commission

Satya Pal Jain an additional Solicitor General of India and former Parliamentarian was appointed as a part-time member of the 21st Law Commission of India to present charge as an Additional Solicitor General of India. About Satya Pal Jain Satya Pal Jain is a [...]

[RTI] How to file RTI to SSC Staff Selection Commission to know your score, OMR sheet (FCI, CGL)

Those who’re unhappy with their result in any of the exams conducted by Staff Selection Commission (SSC), you can file RTI to SSC get your marks and OMR sheet. Step 1: Draft the application Either copy paste following thing in MS word, or manually write it [...]

[Polity] Juvenile Justice Act: features, Controversy post Delhi-Gangrape, National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR)

What is Juvenile Justice Act 2000? Features of Juvenile Justice Act Special Juvenile Police Unit Why in News/Controversy? Pro arguments (= reform needed) Juvenile Justice in other countries United Kingdom United States of America Australia PIL in Delhi Highcourt Anti-arguments (no reform needed) [...]

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[Rights Issue] Jarawa Tribes, Human Safari, Buffer Area, Tribal Commission, 13th Schedule

Who are the Jawaras? What is Andaman Trunk Road (ATR)? Human Safari? Road: To shut or Not to Shut? Dancing Video controversy Buffer Zone Case Chronology Tribal Commissions Mock Questions Who are the Jawaras? They are tribal people living in the South Andaman islands. [...]

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[Economic Survey Ch3] Fiscal Marksmanship, Tax Buoyancy, 14th Finance Commission

Overview What Is Fiscal Marksmanship? Why Poor Fiscal Marksmanship? Steps taken in Budget 2012-13 #3: GAAR (but delayed) #4: SERVICE TAX: negative approach Issues: Tax Buoyancy Issue: COLLECTION RATES Issue: Non-Tax Revenue Issue: SUBSIDIES Public debt 14th finance commission Background: why finance Commission? [...]

APMC Act Azarpur mandi wastage

[Food Processing] Nuisance of APMC Acts, Commission Agents; Marketing of agricultural produce: issues and constrains for GS Mains

Prologue APMC Acts: What and Why? Old APMC Acts: Problems? License raj=Lootera-raj Hoarding APMC Definition vs MSP Model APMC Act Model APMC Act: Salient Features Model APMC Act: Limitations/Problems Additional suggestions to reform APMC Contract farming Below APMC-Mandi market Direct Sale / Cooperative [...]

[SSC-CGL-2014] Commission changes Age limit for CBI, Enforcement officer, State Investigator; Edu qualification for Stat investigator and Job classification for CBI, Enforcement

This is an old news, but incase anyone is still in the dark- please know that SSC has made some changes in earlier notification of Combined Graduate level (CGL) 2014’s exam #1: last date to apply Changed #2: Education qualification changed (for Statistical investigator [...]

[Bodies] Judicial Appointment Commission (JAC), Fixed Tenure for Chief Justice of India

P1: Judicial appointment commission P2: Fixed Tenure for CJI? P1: Judicial appointment commission At present, the judges in SC/HC are selected via a collegium method. But this method is opaque, and lacks accountability. Therefore, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Law and Justice recommended creating JAC. [...]

[Judgement] Goa Illegal Iron Ore Mining, MB Shah Commission, CR Babu Panel

Sequences of events: Government formed M.B.Shah Commission. To investigate illegal mining of iron & manganese in 6 states. 2012: Shah gives report Environment ministry temporarily suspended mining in Goa. Supreme Court ordered ban on mining SC formed panel under C.R.Babu, to suggest annual limit [...]

Report Bezbaruah Commission North East people

[Rights Issue] Plight of North Eastern People and Manual Scavangers in India: Bezbaruah Commission, Nido Tania murder & SC verdict

Topic#1: Plight of Manual Scavangers in India Q. Write a note on the legal initiatives taken to prohibit manual scavenging in recent times. 200 words. In 2013, Parliament enacted a law to prohibit manual scavenging and for the rehabilitation of the existing people in this inhumane [...]

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[Federalism] Finance Commission: States demand for 50% share; Delimitation in Telangana & Andhra Pradesh

Prologue P1: Finance Commission (FC) Fourteenth Finance commission & fifty percent Tax sharing Why do states want 50% share? P2: Delimitation in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Mock Questions Prologue Following topics combined Together Frontline July 2014 articles: demands of states to increase sharing in central [...]