UPSC Notification 2024

UPSC Notification 2024

UPSC Notification 2024 was released on 14 February 2024. It is an important document that consists of all the important dates, the number of vacancies, the syllabus, and a list of criteria one needs to follow to appear for the UPSC Civil Services Examination. UPSC 2024 Exam Date The UPSC Calendar 2024 was released on 10 May 2023. Here […]

Enforcement Directorate

What is the Directorate of Enforcement (ED)? Where does the Genesis of ED Lie? What is the Structure of ED? 2021 Amendment: What are the Statutory Functions of ED? The statutory functions of the Directorate include the enforcement of the following Acts: Also check out: GUJRAL DOCTRINE

Gujral Doctrine

What is the Gujral Doctrine? Former Prime Minister, Late I.K. Gujral propounded the Gujral Doctrine when he was the Union Minister of External Affairs in 1996-1997 in the H.D. Deve Gowda Government. The Gujral doctrine was a five-point roadmap that sought to build trust between India and its neighbours, of the solution to bilateral issues […]

Act East Policy

Recent Context: The Union Minister of State Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) said that connectivity is an important element of the Act East Policy. Key Points About: Aim: Look East Policy Difference Between Look East and Act East: Look East: Act East: Initiatives to Enhance Connectivity: Other Initiatives:

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India

Agra Fort Ajanta Caves Archaeological Site of Nalanda Mahavihara at Nalanda Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Churches and Convents of Goa Elephanta Caves Ellora Caves Fatehpur Sikri Great Living Chola Temples Hampi Monuments at Mahabalipuram Group of Monuments at Pattadakal Hill Forts of Rajasthan Ahmadabad Walled City Humayun’s Tomb Jaipur […]

Green Credit Program

The government has recently unveiled an innovative and voluntary Green Credit Program designed to reward and incentivize individuals and entities for their positive environmental contributions. What is Green Credit? About: Covered Activities: The Green Credit program encompasses eight key types of activities aimed at enhancing environmental sustainability: Earning and Calculation of Green Credit: Green Credit Registry and Trading Platform: Independence from Carbon […]

UPSC Syllabus

Aspirants of the Civil Services Examination are at the right place to get the details of the UPSC Syllabus. Here, at Launchpad, you will find the complete IAS Syllabus for all the stages of the examination: UPSC Syllabus for CSE Prelims Exam Pattern & Syllabus for UPSC Prelims Two Compulsory Papers General Studies Paper-I General […]

Sixth Schedule of Indian Constitution

Recent context: UT of Ladakh has demanded that Ladakh should be included in the Sixth Schedule of the Indian Constitution. What is the Sixth Schedule? The sixth schedule contains provisions related to the Administration of Tribal Areas in the States of Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura, and Mizoram. The Sixth Schedule provides for the administration of certain tribal […]