Technology Transfer Approach of United States for Development

By | May 13, 2018

The United States of America is by far the most intensive technology producing country in the world. United Nations leadership in science is evident from the nation’s large number of Noble Prize Winners in science, more than twice that of each of its closest competitors, The United Kingdom and Germany. The creation of technology in the United nations… Read More »

Technology Transfer Approach of Taiwan for Development

By | May 13, 2018

Taiwan’s approach to technological development and technology transfer is a great success story. In Taiwan, industrial technology research and development is enhanced by a nonprofit corporation known as the Industrial Technology Research Institute of Taiwan (ITRI). This institute conducts technical Research and development (R&D) on targeted projects directed and funded contracts from Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs, a central government… Read More »

Woollen Textile Industry in India

By | May 13, 2018

The first woolen textile industry (mill) was set up in 1876 at Kanpur because Kanpur was the principal depot for the British Indian Army. The woolen textiles industry in India is partly a cottage industry and partly a factory industry. The organized sector has three sub-sectors: Woolen (superior yarn for fabrics and hosiery); Worsted (medium quality goods –… Read More »

Islands in India

By | May 13, 2018

In India there are nearly 650 islands, most of the islands are located in two groups: Andaman and Nicobar group Lakshadweep group 1. Andaman and Nicobar group Andaman and Nicobar Islands are located in the Bay of Bengal, are considered as the continuation of the Arakan Yoma mountain ranges of Myanmar. There are 572 islands in Andaman and… Read More »

Definition of Stock Exchange

By | May 5, 2018

Under the Indian Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act of 1956, an exchange is defined as any body of individuals, whether incorporated or not, constituted to assist, regulating or controlling the business of buying, selling or dealing in securities. The Securities Contracts Regulation Act stipulates that the Government of India must recognize a stock exchange. The Government recognizes the twenty-three… Read More »

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 »

Lok Adalats in India

By | April 16, 2018

Lok Adalats is a system of alternative dispute resolution developed in India. Lok Adalat means ‘People’s court’. India has had a long history of resolving disputes through the mediation of village heads. Under the Legal Services Authorities Act of 1987, Lok Adalats have been given a statuary status. The aims of Lok Adalats are secure justice to the… Read More »

Salient and Unitary Features of Indian Constitution

By | April 16, 2018

12 Features of the Indian Constitution Three-tier Government in India Central Government State Government Panchayati Raj Government Lengthiest Written Constitution Constitution consisted of a Preamble, 395 articles (which were divided into 22 parts) and 8 Schedules. Federal System with Unitary Bias Essential characteristics of a federation are: Minimum two tiers of governments (India has 3 tiers of government).… Read More »