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  • Nobel Peace Prize: Some interesting facts

    On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes which were later to be called theNobel Prizes. As per his will, one such prize was to go to "the person who shall have done the most or the......... more

  • Project-17A

    Union Government has recently approved Project-17A which is worth 8 billion US dollars. The project is aimed at building country's most advanced warships. Under the Project-17A seven frigates will be built indigenously with advanced stealth features. The frigates under the......... more

  • Ebola virus disease and recently approved ReEBOV Antigen

    World Health Organisation (WHO) has recently approved the ReEBOV Antigen rapid test kit for Ebola virus disease (EVD) which can give the result in 15 minutes.The key feature of the rapid test kit is that it can correctly distinguish Ebola infected patients from non-Ebola......... more

  • Digital India Programme

    Digital India Programme is an ambitious programme to transform India into digital empowered society and knowledge economy. It has been envisaged by the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DEITY) in 2014. Digital India Programme will be implemented in phases......... more

  • LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE 2014

    The Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (Amendment) Ordinance, 2014 was promulgated on December 31, 2014. Provisions of other laws in consonance with the LARR 2013: The LARR Act 2013 exempted 13 laws (such as......... more

  • Wealth Tax Reintroduction Proposal: A brief Debate

    WEALTH TAX REINTRODUCTION PROPOSAL An inheritance tax or estate tax or death duty is a tax paid by a person who inherits money or property of the deceased. The tax is usually levied on the net value of assets that is passed on to the heirs of a deceased person. HISTORY OF......... more