The Importance Of Agni-V to India’s Security

    The fourth Agni-V test is scheduled to be conducted during the month of February 2016. This will be the second canister launch. Agni-V will be ready for induction…

Hydrogen Bomb, Nuclear Bomb & Atomic Bomb: Explained

  Nuclear Bomb is an umbrella term which is associated with a weapon which derives its destructive power from nuclear reactions. It can do this by either fission (fission bomb) or a…

Some important terms of Land Utilisation

  Geographical Area: The latest figures of geographical area of the State/Union Territories are as provided by the Office of the Surveyor General of India. Reporting Area for Land Utilisation Statistics…

Indian Agriculture: Examining the Pulses !!

  Author: Parveen Kaswan ( Author is an Engineer and holds a Masters Degree in Engineering Designs from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He hails from a farmer family in Northern…

Astrosat: India Eyeing Deep Space !!

  Author: Parveen Kaswan ( He is an Aerospace Engineer and holds a Masters Degree in Engineering Designs from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.) It is said that astronomy is as old…

1965 Indo-Pak War: Who won ?

  This year is the 50th anniversary of 1965 war. And interestingly both countries are celebrating it as a victory for them. Many intellectuals are taking neutral position on the…

Nepal Constitution: Summary

  The preamble envisages establishment of sustainable peace, good governance, development and prosperity in a federal democratic republic. However, under Article 274, nothing except the sovereignty, territorial integrity and independence…

Visa on arrival and e-Visa : Explained

    Can an Indian passport holder travel to 58 countries without Visa ?? Recently a news has been circulated that Indian Passport holder can travel some 58 countries without…

IAS 2015 Pre: Answer key with Explanation

  Blog by: Parveen Kaswan (The page is being updated in every few minutes with answer. Please bear with us !! ) 1. With reference to the Cabinet Mission, which…

Nominal and Real Effective Exchange Rate: Explained

  Nominal exchange rate is the price of one currency in terms of number of units of some other currency. This is determined by fiat in a fixed rate regime…