Important Websites for GS section of UPSC Civil Service Examination

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A challenge to Indian federalism

[hindu] October 28, 2013 The efforts of the Union government to divide Andhra Pradesh irrespective of the State legislature’s views, pose a grave danger to federalism and unity. The decision to divide Andhra Pradesh raises important questions about federalism and the nation’s future. This is the first time in India

Candidate with highest votes wins, even if majority goes for NOTA option: EC

28th October 2013  The EC said that if the number of contestants was equal to the number of seats to be filled, the Returning Officer has to declare all of them duly elected, as per provisions of Section 53(2) of the Representation of People Act, 1951. Election Commission on Monday

Sahara Group asked to submit title deeds worth Rs 20,000 crore as guarantee

PHOTO: Reuters October 28, 2013 The Supreme Court has directed the Sahara Group to give original title deeds of its assets worth Rs 20,000 crore to the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) as a guarantee towards the payment of investors’ money amounting to Rs 24,000 crore, which its