Category Archives: Govt. Schemes

New Norms for PMGSY

    Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) was launched in the year 2000 and has the objective of providing all-weather connectivity to all unconnected habitations with population of 500…

Gram Sabha & Linear Projects

  Author: Parveen Kaswan (Follow for more Updates)   If democracy is to survive, it cannot be a winner-take-all system, particularly not one in which one party is always going…

Lokpal Bill with Some new Illusions

  Author: Parveen Kaswan (Profile)   Whole memory of ‘India against corruption’  movement is still fresh in the minds of people. Now in a new move Government had approved amendments…

Parliamentary Committees: Their functions & formation

  Author: Parveen Kaswan (Follow)   The work done by the Parliament in modern times is not only varied in nature, but considerable in volume. The time at its disposal is…

National action plan on climate change: Introduction

  Author: Parveen Kaswan (Follow) On June 30, 2008, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh released India’s first National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) outlining existing and future policies and programs…

GST: Urgently Required

  Author: Parveen Kaswan (Follow) According to Kautilya in his book ‘Arathshashtra’ the tax system of a country should be “liberal in assessment and ruthless in collection”. To implement such…

Understanding GAAR

  Author: Parveen Kaswan (Follow)   For the purpose of raising the revenues countries across the world introduce various kind and category of taxes. It is the duty of citizen…

Goods & Service Tax : Decoded

  Author: Mr. Sudhanshu Mishra   What is GST? Goods and Services Tax — GST — is a comprehensive tax levy on manufacture, sale and consumption of goods and services at…

National Ganga River Basin Authority: Assessment

  Author: Parveen Kaswan (Follow) National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) is an empowered planning, monitoring, financing and coordinating authority for the Ganga river, formed on 20.2.2009 by a notification….

National Biodiversity Authority: Introduction

  The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was signed by the Community and all the Member States at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro…