Sampling Methods

By | April 29, 2018

In most surveys, access to the entire population is nearly impossible. However, the results from a survey with a carefully selected sample will reflect extremely close results as if provided by the population. Sampling method, therefore, is an essential part of the research process. If you have surveyed using an appropriate sampling technique, you can be confident that… Read More »

Some other Development Schemes by Government of India

By | April 16, 2018

Some other Development Schemes by Government of India (GOI) are Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojna (SGSY) Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana (SGRY) Council for Advancement of People’s Action and Rural Technology (CAPART) Member of Parliament Local aAreaDevelopment Scheme (MPLADS) Aam admi Bima Yojana and Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana… Read More »

Parliamentary Committees – Committee of Estimates, Public Accountants, Public Undertaking…

By | April 16, 2018

Parliamentary committees are of two kinds- standing committees and adhoc committees. standing committees are elected or appointed every year or periodically and their work goes on, more or less on a continuous basis. The adhoc committees are appointed every year or periodically and their work goes on, more or less on a continuous basis. The adhoc committees are… Read More »

The Preamble to the Constitution of India

By | April 16, 2018

The Preamble to the Constitution of India sets out the main objective which the Constituent assembly intended to achieve. The preamble which is based on the “Objectives Resolution” was drafted and moved by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and adopted by the Constituent Assembly. It has been amended by 42nd Constituent amendment Act, 1976 by which three new words –… Read More »

Rail Transport in India

By | April 16, 2018

The first passenger train in India was started by Lord Dalhousie, Governor General of India on April 16, 1853, between Bori Bunder, Bombay, and Thane covering a distance of 34 km. Indian Railway was nationalized in 1951 and presently, it is the largest Railway Network in Asia and the second largest railway network in the World. There are… Read More »

Committees of Constitutional Assembly – Chairman

By | April 16, 2018

Some of the chairman’s of committees of the constituent assembly to be remembered in the point of view of competitive examinations such as UPSC, SSC. S.No Committee Chairman 1 Drafting Committee B.R Ambedkar 2 Union Constitution Committee J.L. Nehru 3 Committee for State Negotiation Rajendra Prasad 4 Provincial Constitution Committee Sardar Patel 5 Union Powers Committee Jawaharlal Nehru… Read More »

Effectiveness and Efficiency in Organization

By | March 26, 2018

If the organization is to succeed, it needs to be effective: physical products or software must do what users expect them to and have the other attributes, such as price, appearance or reliability, that consumers desire. Services, similarly, must be available when needed and meet customers requirement regarding speed, courtesy or other factors. Many organizations also strive to… Read More »

Fundamental Rights (Articles 14-18, 19-22, 23-24, 25-28, 29-30, 32)

By | September 3, 2017

Part-III of the Indian constitution from article 12 to 32, contains fundamental rights. Part-III of the Indian constitution is called corner stone of the constitution and together with part-4 (directive principles and state policy) constitutes the conscience of the Constitution. This chapter of the Constitution has been described as the Magna Carta of India. Fundamental Rights are individual… Read More »

Flagship Programmes by Government of India

By | August 3, 2017

Some of the Flagship Programmes by Government of India (GOI) are : National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme (NREGP) National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) Mid-day Meal Scheme (MDM) National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) Total Sanitation Campaign (TSC) Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF) National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme (NREGP): The National… Read More »

Commercial Shipping Features

By | July 13, 2017

The salient features of commercial shipping can be summarized as under: Shipping of goods is an international activity perpetually exposed to change in the international environment. Commercial shipping is subjected to periodic cycles of depression and buoyancy in business. The highly capital-intensive nature of the industry necessitates Large financial resources, and Adequate utilization of capital. International mobility of ships… Read More »