Internet and Terrorism

Many aspects of our modern society now have either a direct or implicit dependence upon information technology (IT). As such, a compromise of the availability or integrity in relation to these systems (which may encompass such diverse domains as banking, government, health care, and law enforcement) could have dramatic consequences

Citizen Participation and Empowerment

Relevance, Rationale, and Contex Traditional approaches to development favored a top–down approach. Needs and objectives for development were to be determined by the state and its key actors at the highest level. Ideas for resolving problems and achieving development were transmitted from the top to the local levels through a

Relevant News / Current Affair (TheHindu) for UPSC (2014) CIvil Service Exam 17-12-2013

Speaker cancels meet with U.S. team over envoy arrest  Shiv Shankar Menon also did not meet the Congressmen, apparently for the same reason, say sources Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar cancelled her meeting with a U.S. Congressional delegation here on Monday in protest against the handcuffing of India’s Deputy Consul