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Treaty To Limit Use Of Mercury Adopted By 140 Countries

Treaty To Limit Use Of Mercury Adopted By 140 Countries Delegations from 140 countries agreed on January 19, 2013 to adopt a ground­breaking treaty to limit...

Interest Rates On Small Savings, PPF Reduced

The Central Government has announced that starting April 1, 2013, Public Provident Fund (PPF) accounts and small savings schemes will fetch reduced returns owing...

India’s foreign exchange status

As per the Reserve Bank of India’s Weekly Statistical Supplement released on March 29, 2013, India’s foreign exchange reserves rose by $1.1 billion to...

Rupee v/s Dollar

In the last one year (from April 2012 to March 2013), the rupee has seen frequent ups and downs. The value of the rupee...

Food insecurity and India

If we see India in the light of achievement made by it during the last three decades we at once become aware that economic...

Recent Articles

Hockey’s Jadoogar – Dhyan Chand

Dhyan Chand popularly known as hockey's jadoogar. Dhyan Chand was born on 29th August, 1905 at Allahabad. His father was in the...

Harmful Effects of Eutrophication

Eutrophication is one of the several ecological problems visible on the surface of water bodies. Eutrophication is characterized by a layer of...

Start a fresh after a failed attempt in Civil Services

The true measure of success is how many times you can bounce back from failures. Failure is a teacher...

Saraswati Samman

Saraswati Samman is given by K.K. Birla Foundation for outstanding literary works (prose, poetry) in any of 22 languages listed in Constitution...

Annihilation of India Social Evils

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar had famously said, “A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social evils. No other standard...

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