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Pratiyogita Darpan May 2014 English and Hindi PDF Download

Download Pratiyogita Darpan May 2014 in English- Read pratiyogita darpan in hindi may 2014. Get current affairs magazine of may 2014 – monthly general knowledge book pratiyogita darpan download in english. Pratiyogita Darpan is a popular book of Upkar Publication and is mostly read by exam aspirants and students. When

Climate Change, Forest Carbon Sequestration and REDD-Plus

Download PDF version The Conference of Parties-19 held in Norway in November 2013 ended with an announcement of a sum of around $280 million pledged by certain developed countries for a “results-based” payment system to take forward the programme of Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation. This article examines

Urban Agriculture, Planning and Food Price Control

Download PDF version India faces two distinct uncertainties in the short run: the nature of the electoral outcome, and the reduction in the United States’ bond buying programme. The potential shocks could cause short-term volatility, though the economy now seems better placed Rahul Gupta ( rg1609@rediffmail.com ) is working as visiting management

Legally-Binding Minamata Convention A Silver Lining on Mercury

Download PDF version Despite the approval of the union cabinet on the text of the Minamata Convention on Mercury held at Kumamoto in Japan in October 2013, and given its active participation in the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee meetings, India’s impetuous stand on the convention is unexplainable and unjustifi able. This

On the Spatial Concentration of Employment in India

Download PDF version What kinds of economic activities are concentrated in which regions? What is the extent of inequality in distribution of jobs in a specifi c section of industry at the sub-national level? Using National Sample Survey data on employment, this article explores these two questions. S Chandrasekhar (chandra@igidr.ac.in)

Fourth Estate That Vanished

Download PDF version Was it an independent media or an extended arm of the Modi campaign that we saw ahead of the polls? Humbert Wolfe’s early 20th century epigram on the British journalist serves just as aptly in capturing the shenanigans of our celebrity tribe of television news journalists and

UPSC DELAYS PRELIMS 2014 NOTIFICATION

The notification for Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2014 was to be released today, that is, 17th May 2014 as informed in this post on IAS 2014 notification. However UPSC has deferred the notifcation without indicating when the Prelims exam will be notified. Although, the date of Prelims remains the same on