General Awareness

India embarked upon the Look East Policy in 1991 in the backdrop of changing geopolitical scenarios arising from the breaking up of former Union of Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR).
India’s Gains At ASEAN Summit
G-20 Summit : Advantage India?
G-20 Summit : Advantage India?
G-20 is a group of world’s largest economic powers which include 19 countries and the European Union (EU) and its most important objective is the strengthening of global economic and financial cooperation and decision making.
NAM: India’s Shift and It’s Implications
NAM: India’s Shift and It’s Implications
The Non-Alignment Movement (NAM) was founded in 1961 and the first Indian Prime Minister (PM) Jawaharlal Nehru was one of its chief architects along with the Egyptian, Indonesian and Sri Lankan leaders
South China Sea Verdict And Implications For India
South China Sea Verdict And Implications For India
In a landmark verdict recently, which is bound to produce strong geopolitical implications, The Hague’s Permanent Court of Arbitration rejected China’s claims to historical rights in the South China Sea.
China stalls India’s bid to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group
China stalls India’s bid to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group
India’s efforts to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) have been stalled again when the 48-member body ended its two-day plenary on last month without a decision on New Delhi’s membership bid.
Brexit Casts Doubts over EU’s Future
Brexit Casts Doubts over EU’s Future
Drawing curtains on a 43-year old relation, Britain has voted to exit from the 28-nation European Union (EU) in a historic referendum famous as “Brexit” on June 23, 2016.
Drought might impact GDP growth
Drought might impact GDP growth
With several parts of India reeling under drought for the past two years, primarily due to bad monsoon, the focus has shifted to a precious resource- water and its conservation.
Impact of India's signing Paris climate pact
Impact of India's signing Paris climate pact
In the backdrop of the alarming impact of global warming, over 170 countries, including India,signed the historic Paris climate agreement on 22 April 2016, aimed at slowing global warming and helping poorer nations affected most by it.
Drought Will Impact Heavily On Inflation
Drought Will Impact Heavily On Inflation
The monsoon accounts for about 80% of India’s irrigation needs, affecting both summer and winter sowing. Normally sowing begins in June.
Death to discounts @e - commerce rules
Death to discounts @e - commerce rules
The marketplace model is defined as an information technology platform managed by an e-commerce entity on a digital and electronic network to act as a facilitator between buyer and seller.
Are we ready to debate On Caste-Based Reservation ?
Are we ready to debate On Caste-Based Reservation ?
On Tuesday, March 29, 2016, Haryana Assembly unanimously passed a Bill to provide reservation to Jats and five other communities in government jobs and educational institutions.
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