• air india
    June 16, 2016

    New Civil Aviation Policy: Explained

      The Union Cabinet approved the new civil aviation policy on Wednesday. The new policy focuses on taking “flying to the masses” and ...
  • Coral Bleaching 2
    June 7, 2016

    Coral reefs and bleaching: Decoded

      What are corals? Small (0.25-12 inches), soft-bodied marine organisms called polyps that live in spectacular colonies called reefs that they bu...
  • Ashtamudi Lake (Ashtamudi Kayal) in the Kollam District of Kerala, India, is an important wetland ecosystem.
    June 6, 2016

    Draft Wetland Rules, 2016: Decoded

      On 31 March 2016, the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFF & CC) has released the Wetland (Conservation and Managemen...
  • upsc
    May 28, 2016

    Different types of Govt. Bodies: Constit...

      Blog by: Parveen Kaswan (IFS) This post is for people who are new to polity and its terms, about different type of government bodies in existence....
  • isro
    May 17, 2016

    ISRO’s Reusable Launch Vehicle : E...

      A reusable launch system (RLS, or reusable launch vehicle, RLV) is a launch system which is capable of launching a payload into space more than...

New Civil Aviation Policy: Explained

  The Union Cabinet approved the new civil aviation policy on Wednesday. The new policy focuses on taking “flying to the masses” and making it “affordable, convenient, cheap.” The long-awaited…

Coral reefs and bleaching: Decoded

  What are corals? Small (0.25-12 inches), soft-bodied marine organisms called polyps that live in spectacular colonies called reefs that they build using a limestone skeleton (calicle) lying at their…

Draft Wetland Rules, 2016: Decoded

  On 31 March 2016, the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFF & CC) has released the Wetland (Conservation and Management) Rules, 2016. The government has invited comments…

Different types of Govt. Bodies: Constitutional, Statutory etc

  Blog by: Parveen Kaswan (IFS) This post is for people who are new to polity and its terms, about different type of government bodies in existence.  It is said that…

ISRO’s Reusable Launch Vehicle : Explained

  A reusable launch system (RLS, or reusable launch vehicle, RLV) is a launch system which is capable of launching a payload into space more than once. This contrasts with…

Aadhar Bill: All you want to know !!

  The Lok Sabha has recently passed the Aadhaar bill to provide a unique identity to residents and give legal teeth to the government in ensuring that its subsidies and…

My IAS/IFS Pre Strategy

  Blog by: Parveen Kaswan After ‪#‎CSE‬ and ‪#‎IFS‬ 2016 notification is out, I am getting a lot of messages from people about books and strategy for Pre exam. I am writing this for…

Rejuvenating and Strengthening Rural Sitamarhi

  It’s an article written by Nitin Kumar, on the exemplary work done by the people of Sitamarhi (Bihar) under the guidance of District Magistrate, Sitamarhi Shri Rajiv Raushan. Nitin…

Budget through Rural Periscope !!

  Blog by: Parveen Kaswan                           “India does not live in its towns but in its villages.” The above quote by Mahatma Gandhi…

My IFS Interview: Parveen Kaswan

  Blog by: Parveen Kaswan   It was my second interview at UPSC. First one was Civil Service 2014 interview, so clearly I had a litle bit of experience this…