Environment, GS-3, Uncategorized

6 Animal Welfare Organisations of Importance in India

#1. Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) Founded on 15 September 1883, is one of the largest non-governmental organisations in India engaged in conservation and biodiversity research Headquarters: Hornbill House, Mumbai The BNHS logo is the great hornbill, inspired by a great hornbill named William, who lived on the premises of the Society from 1894 until… Continue reading 6 Animal Welfare Organisations of Importance in India

Agriculture, GS-3, Uncategorized

National Agricultural Market: How is this a necessity for India?

State of Indian Agriculture & renewed focus on increasing a farmer’s income If we go back in time (aug 2015) and read this PIB release – National Agricultural Market – A Harbinger of Change, we would realise that government realised (yet again) the importance of agriculture in Indian economy. While the Government has rolled out large… Continue reading National Agricultural Market: How is this a necessity for India?

GS-2, International Relations, Uncategorized

East Asia Summit (EAS)

East Asia Summit is a unique Leaders-led forum of 18 countries of the Asia-Pacific regionformed to further the objectives of regional peace, security and prosperity. Why is EAS important? 10 East Asia Summits have been held so far. India has been a part of this process since its inception in 2005. Think of it this way –… Continue reading East Asia Summit (EAS)