Current Affairs

Preponing of the budget : An analysis


Unlike in the past when the Budget was presented to Parliament on the last working day of February, the Finance Minister would do the ...


Child sexual abuse : Issues and prospects


Child sexual abuse is a multi-layered problem which negatively impacts children’s safety, health and well being. Research from world-wide indicates that children’s exposure to violence and abuse is associate...


Defence procurement procedure: A road map to achieve Defence Technological Sovereignty


India has the third largest armed forces with an annual budget of around $ 40 Billion. 40 % of it is for capital acquisition. The budget is also growing to take care of the needs of the armed forces. India also happens to be one of the largest importers of Defence g...


Baba Saheb Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar-A profile


Baba Saheb Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar was born on 14th April, 1891 in Mahu in Madhya Pradesh. He was the fourteenth child of his parents. The life of Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar was marked by struggles but he proved that every hurdle in life can be surmounted with talent and firm determination. The biggest barrier in his life was the caste system ado...


Swachh Bharat Mission: The Road Ahead


Two incidents from the South African years of Mahatma Gandhi stand out distinctly. The first is the worst kind of racial discrimination that he suffered on the first class compartment of a train. He was heckled and thrown out of the train by a snobbish European at Pietermaritzburg station.  ...


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