Sabz Burj

• Restoration works of Sabz Burj is almost complete. Significance of the monument: • The tomb, which was built in 1530, does not have any markings pointing to the identity of those buried under it. • It is thought to…

AspirantWorld One liners : 19th November

• Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the ‘Ration Aapke Gram’ initiative and the ‘Sickle Cell Mission.’ On his visit to Madhya Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a range of tribal welfare schemes. PM Modi announced the commencement of Madhya…

Panchayats Extension to Scheduled Areas Act

• The Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda and the Union Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Giriraj Singh jointly inaugurated the one-day National Conference on provisions of the Panchayats Extension to Scheduled Areas (PESA) Act 1996 (PESA)…

[Editorial Analysis] A stimulating alliance

Mains Paper 2: Polity Prelims level: Federalism Mains level: Centre state relationship Context: • The Centre will release over ₹95,000 crore in one stroke to States this month, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced on Monday, after meeting with Chief Ministers…

AspirantWorld One liners : 18th November

• For a waste project, two teenage Indian brothers won the Children’s Peace Prize. Vihaan (17) and Nav Agarwal (14) of Delhi have won the 17th annual KidsRights International Children’s Peace Prize for their efforts to reduce pollution in their…

Shakti

• Advanced Electronic Warfare (EW) System ‘Shakti’ has been designed and developed by Defence Electronics Research Laboratory (DLRL) Hyderabad a laboratory of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for Capital Warships of the Indian Navy for the interception, detection, classification,…