ZSI report on Andaman & Nicobar Islands fauna

Topics covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. Conservation related issues.   ZSI report on Andaman & Nicobar Islands fauna What to study? Static Part: Highlights of the report, faunal diversity of Andaman and Nicobar islands, ZSI. Dynamic and Current Part: Challenges in conservation, measures needed.   Context: A recent publication by the Zoological Survey …

Constitution Day of India

Topics covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.   Constitution Day of India What to study? Static Part: Meaning and significance of the day, historical background. Dynamic and Current Part: Overview of the constitution, key features and important amendments.   What is Constitution day? Constitution day which is also …

Titli cyclone is ‘rarest of rare’

Topics covered: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc. Disaster and disaster management.   Titli cyclone is ‘rarest of rare’   What to study? Static Part: All about Cyclones- their origin, features and how is it different from typhoon and hurricane? About RIMES. Dynamic and Current Part: Why was Titli declared …

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (IDEVAW)

Topics covered: Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues. Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes.   International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (IDEVAW) What to study? Static Part: About IDEVAW, theme and its significance. Dynamic and …