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Tribal people use RTI to access information on forest land titles

[Hindu] In a major victory, tribal people in Maharashtra’s Thane district have managed to get information on forest land titles through the Right to Information Act. They were demanding this information for months, with over a thousand of them going on a “RTI Satyagraha” in April. Finally, the State’s Chief

PM says domestic factors too responsible for rupee slide

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said the country is faced with a difficult economic situation for which some domestic factors too were responsible. “It cannot be denied that the country is faced with a difficult economic situation,” Dr. Singh said after BJP leader Arun Jaitley sought his response on

Areas to Master for CSAT

Broad areas to master include the quantitative section & verbal section.  Quantitative Section This section is the founding stone for General Mental Ability, Logical Reasoning & Analytical Ability.  Numbers, operations & Number systems (Focus on the decimal system) Number Series Decimals,  fractions & their conversions Percentages & their applications Lowest

Let the rich pay water and energy subsidy, says Montek

[Hindu] Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia delivered the Prof. A. Abraham Centenary Celebration Lecture at the Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute (JNTBGRI) Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia has stressed the need for affordable sections of the urban population to shoulder the