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Bihar industrial investment policy 2016 Main Features

Achieve annual industrial development growth rate of 15% Increase share of manufacturing sector to GSDP to 25% as envisaged in National Manufacturing Policy. Attract on-ground investment of Rs. 15000 crore. Create high-end infrastructure to attract investment in the state. Eradicate regional industrial imbalance by uniformly extending the benefits of

BPSC Exam: Seven Commitments of Bihar Government

BPSC Exam: Seven Commitments of Bihar Government

The election manifesto of Mahagathbandhan (Grand Alliance) that swept to power in Bihar with 178 seats was based on Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s 7-point agenda that has pledged an investment of over Rs 2.7 lakh crore ($40.8 billion) as against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s promised package of Rs 1.25 lakh crore ($18.9 billion).  Nitish Kumar led Bihar

India’s first railway university in Vadodara

India’s first railway university in Vadodara

The first railway university of the country, situated in Vadodara (Gujarat) was dedicated to the nation today (December 15) by Union Minister Piyush Goyal and Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. The National Rail and Transportation Institute (NRTI) opened its doors to the first batch of 103 students from 20 states

Who are the Urban Naxals, do they really exist?

In hearing of a case against alleged Maoist activists — Varavara Rao, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Sudha Bharadwaj and Gautam Navlakha -- honorable justice of the Supreme Court Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, part of a three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said, “Dissent is the safety valve of democracy.

RSS Outreach: Wind of Change?

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) outreach was an effort to help people understand what RSS really stands for and to demystify its conventional image of a hardline HINDU NATIONALIST OUTFIT.  The list of invitees was planned to include even the sharpest critics like Rahul Gandhi along with leaders from various political parties,

Kerala Floods: The havoc and after

kerala-flood

Incessant Monsoon Rains South Indian state of Kerala witnessed torrential monsoon rains since late July 2018. As the torrential rains continued incessantly well into the first week of August with ferocity, it led to unprecedented flooding, the worst in this century, affecting life, ceops, infrastructure and property. Kerala received heavy monsoon rainfall on the mid

Rape culture

Rape Culture

“A slut is someone, usually a woman, who’s stepped outside of the very narrow lane that good girls are supposed to stay within. Sluts are loud. We’re messy. We don’t behave. In fact, the original definition of “slut” meant “untidy woman.” But since we live in a world that relies

India State of Forest Report 2017

India’s total forest cover

According to  India State of Forest Report (ISFR) 2017, released by Union environment minister Harsh Vardhan on February 12, 2018. India’s total forest cover is 708,273 sq.km (about 21.54% of India’s total GA) and tree cover is 93,815 sq.km (about 2.85% of the total GA).Taken together, it marks an increase

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