Category Archives: Decoded

Boko Haram: All you want to know

  The mass abduction of almost 300 schoolgirls in Nigeria by the Islamic militant group Boko Haram has captured the attention of the nation, taken social media by storm and…

National Urban Livelihood Mission: Explained

  The Mission of NULM is to reduce poverty and vulnerability of the urban poor households by enabling them to access gainful self-employment and skilled wage employment opportunities, resulting in…

Government approval not required to probe senior bureaucrats on corruption charges

The apex court in its observation termed that there can be no protection to corrupt public servants by terming Section 6A of the Delhi Special Police Establishment Act (DSPEA) as…

India’s Ballistic Missile Defence System

  India successfully test-fired new interceptor missile capable of neutralising any incoming long-range missile at higher altitude. The interceptor, positioned at launch pad-IV of Integrated Test Range at Wheeler Island, about 100…

The Union and its Territory : Part I

  Part I of Indian Constitution is titled The Union and its Territory. It includes articles from 1- 4. Part I is a compilation of laws pertaining to the constitution of India as a country and the…

Policy Effectiveness Index

  India Public Policy Report, 2014, released by the Oxford University Press, measured for the first time state-level performance of policy effectiveness and its impact on growth. The report revealed…

RBI’s Bimonthly Monetary Policy

  The RBI, in its first bimonthly monetary policy statement kept the key policy rate (repo) unchanged but introduced steps to increase liquidity and contain volatility in the money market….

Communism, Marxism, Leninism and Maoism : A short Introduction

  Author: Pujjt Sha   Communism is an ideology which advocate  for classless and stateless (not anarchist) society, in which everyone have common ownership of all things and everyone suppose to…

Legislative council of India: Formation and Fuctions

  The Legislative Council or the Vidhan Parishad is the Upper Chamber of the State Legislature. Union Parliament has the power’ to create or abolish the Legislative Council in various…

Women and her Voting History

  By: Vanam Tejasvi ( Author is post graduate in sociology with a passion in public goverance and administration. She is an avid reader and a part time social worker.)   Women…