Rajya Sabha bypasses Supreme Court on convicted politicians, approves proposal to let candidates’ contest polls when in custody

The divide between the legislature and the judiciary is out in the open yet again. Contradicting the Supreme Court order barring those in jail from contesting polls, the Rajya Sabha has approved a proposal to maintain the candidate’s right to contest polls when in custody while passing the Representation of

India and Iraq: Restoring the Old Warmth

[INDIAN EXPRESS] The visit of the Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri-al-Maliki to India this week marks the rapid acceleration of bilateral ties after Delhi’s prolonged neglect of Baghdad. The resurgence of Iraq will not only contribute to India’s energy security but also widen the basis of India’s engagement with the volatile

Essay on Democracy in India

Democracy is a form of government in which people are governed by their own elected representatives. It is a government of the people, for the people and by the people. In this system of government, it is the people who are supreme and sovereign. They control the government. They are

CCI clears Rs 1.83 lakh crore projects in Infrastructure

New Delhi: In a bid to ramp up investor sentiments, the government has cleared 36 projects worth Rs 1.83 lakh crore in power and other infrastructure sectors which were stalled on account of regulatory hurdles, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Tuesday. The projects cleared across various infrastructure sectors include

Civil Services Prelims CSAT I & II Book List

Prelims  CSAT PAPER  I ——————————————————————————————– General Studies for Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2013 (Paper – 1) 1st Edition ———————————————————————————————————— Indian Economy : For Civil Services Examinations 5th Edition (Paperback) byRamesh Singh ———————————————————————————————————— Public Administration 1st Edition (Paperback) ———————————————————————————————————— 1000 Plus Questions on Indian Polity: General Studies for Civil Services Preliminary Examination