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List of Countries and their National Sport | CHSL & Railway Exam 2018

देश और उनके राष्ट्रीय खेल अफ़ग़ानिस्तान-बुज़कशी अर्जेंटीना-पातो ऑस्ट्रेलिया-क्रिकेट बांग्लादेश-कबड्डी बहामा-क्रिकेट भूटान-तीरंदाजी ब्राज़िल-फ़ुटबॉल कनाडा-लैक्रोस (गर्मियों में), आइस हॉकी (सर्दी में) चीन-टेबल टेनिस चिली-चिली रोडियो कोलम्बिया-तेजो इंगलैंड-क्रिकेट इंडिया-फील्ड हॉकी आइसलैंड-हैंडबॉल ईरान-वरजेश-ए बस्तीनी इजराइल-फ़ुटबॉल जापान-सूमो कुश्ती मॉरीशस-फ़ुटबॉल मेक्सिको-छर्रेरिया नेपाल-वालीबाल न्यूजीलैंड-रग्बी यूनियन पाकिस्तान-फील्ड हॉकी फिलीपींस-आर्निस रूस-बैंडी दक्षिण कोरिया-तायक्वोंडो श्री लंका-वालीबाल तुर्की-तेल कुश्ती और सीरिट संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका-बेसबॉल वेनेजुएला-बेसबॉल

National Strategic Plan for Malaria Elimination, Democratic state needs a democratic civil society and vice versa Current Affairs 20th July, 2017

National Strategic Plan for Malaria Elimination Background: The government has recently released a national strategic plan for the elimination of malaria, and pledged to eradicate the vector-borne disease by 2027. How bad the situation is when it comes to vector- borne diseases? In New Delhi, which was [...]

[Polity] National Anthem in Cinema Halls, Bijoe Case- right to be silent, Santhara Death vs Child Rights, Jumme Ki Raat Chhutti nahi

National Anthem in Cinema Halls Bijoe Emmanuel vs State of Kerala (1986): right to be silent Shashi Tharoor case: freedom to put hand on heart? (2008) Kaepernick Incident USA: freedom to kneel? (2016) Shyam Narayan Chouksey v. Union of India (2016) Anthem Order [...]

Adi Shankaracharya

[History] Adi Shankaracharya & National Philosophy Day, Joytiba Phule’s 125th Anniversary, Komagta Maru Apology & More

PROLOGUE History & Culture in News National Philosopher: Adi Shankaracharya Jyotiba Phule: 125th Birth Anniversary Komagta Maru: 102 years & Canadian Apology Nirankari sect Dead in News Books in New: Economy related Music Movies States in News Gujarat for GPSC Other States in [...]

in-situ and ex-situ conservation

[EnB] Biodiversity: In-situ and Ex-situ methods of Conservation, Difference between Wildlife sanctuary and National Park

What is biodiversity conservation? In-situ biodiversity conservation (Natural Home) Difference between a national park, wildlife Sanctuary, and a biosphere reserve Ex-Situ biodiversity conservation (artificial home) Seed Banks Zoos Decision Making question in CSAT Paper-II Botanical Gardens (Ex-situ) What is biodiversity conservation? First, what is biodiversity: [...]

[Yearbook] National Child Labour Project and INDUS

Gurupadswamy Committee Action taken on Gurupadswamy Committee What is National Child Labour Project (NCLP)? What is INDO – US DOL (INDUS PROJECT)? Gurupadswamy Committee Way back in 1979, Government formed the first committee called Gurupadswamy Committee to study the issue of child labour and [...]

[Yearbook] National Organ Transplant Programme (NOTP), India Organ Donor Register: Meaning, Significance

Organ Transplant in India: The Present Situation What is the solution? What is National Organ Transplantation Programme (NOTP) ? Side Question: What are immunosuppressant Drugs? What is Indian Organ Donor Register? Why is NOTP in News? Why this budget cut in NOTP? Organ Transplant [...]

[Polity] National Intelligence Grid (NATGRID): Meaning, Use, Controversy

NATGRID Concerns Privacy and misuse Wikileaks like situation NATGRID 26/11 attacks on Mumbai led to the exposure of several weaknesses in India’s intelligence gathering and action networks. So, Chindu came up with the idea of National Intelligence Grid (NATGRID) NATGRID will integrate 21 categories [...]

[Polity] National Counter Terrorism Center (NCTC): Meaning, functions, Controversy

Introduction: The Need for NCTC What will NCTC do? Multi-Agency Centre (MAC) How is it different from US and UK  model? What is the problem with NCTC? Power to Arrest without informing State Government Overlapping with NIA Present Status of NCTC Introduction: The Need [...]

national security task force recommendations

[Diplomacy] National Security: Naresh Chandra Task Force recommendations

Why this Task Force? Recommendations of Naresh Chandra Task Force on National security On Enemies of India On China On Pakistan On Naxalites Make More Institutions Advanced Projects Agency (APA) Bureau of politico-military affairs Defense university and Think Tank FDI in defense Get [...]

National Investment Board

[Economy] National Investment Board (NIB): Meaning, Functions, Anti-Arguments

Infrastructure Bottlenecks? What is National Investment Board (NIB)? Functions of National Investment Board (NIB)? Anti-argument/Objections against NIB? Infrastructure Bottlenecks? Infrastructure= railways, roads, ports, thermal plants etc. that are essential for other economic activities. Infrastructure projects worth over Rs 7 lakh crore are pending because [...]

[Polity] Indian Olympic Association Suspension from IOC, National Sports Code: controversy, implications explained

What is IOC? What is Indian Olympic Association? Jurisdiction over Sports How can Union Government regulate sport? National Sports Development Code 2011 What does National Sports Code say about elections? Delhi High Court verdict on IOA/NSF election Why did IOC ban IOA? Implication [...]