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Article 370: All you need to know

On 5th of August 2019, the President of India promulgated the Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 2019.  The order effectively abrogates the special status accorded to Jammu and Kashmir under the provision of Article 370 – whereby provisions of the Constitution which were applicable to other states were not applicable to Jammu and Kashmir […]

Civil Services Examination- Accept the challenge and make sincere efforts by giving your best.
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UPSC Civil Services Examination Accept the challenge and make sincere efforts by giving your best

Today, for a youth, it is first priority to seek the career opportunities coming their ways and they always look for satisfying career that fulfils the dreams and desires.  For the education and aspiring youth, top of mind career is Civil Services Examination with the aim to crack it in first attempt. “Success is the […]

Why India Is Silent on the Ukraine Crisis Indian Foreign Policy Topic for UPSC
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Why India Is Silent on the Ukraine Crisis Indian Foreign Policy Topic for UPSC

As in 2014, New Delhi’s close relations with both Moscow and Washington put it in a delicate diplomatic bind. Why India Is Silent on the Ukraine Crisis Indian Foreign Policy Topic The highlights this week: The Ukraine crisis puts India in a diplomatic bind, Norway hosts a conference with Taliban officials, and South Asia fares poorly in new global […]

Portuguese in India
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Portuguese in India A Brief History

Portuguese in India A Brief History Fast Facts Portuguese Presence in India: 1505 – 1961 Portuguese East India Company: 1628 – 1633 Portuguese Capitals in India: Cochin (1505 – 1530), Old Goa (1530 – 1843), Nova Goa (1843 – 1961) Political Structure: Colony Portuguese Viceroys in India 1505–1509 Francisco de Almeida (first) 1896 Afonso, Duke […]