Random

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Hype vs. Reality

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge went viral on social media in August 2014. The idea was to either douse oneself with a bucket of cold water or donate for the cause or do both. It was quite a successful campaign with approximately 100 million dollars being collected in a month. There were many questions and… Continue reading ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Hype vs. Reality

Rate this:

GK · Uncategorized

Polity NIOS Chapter 04 Major Political Theories

LIBERALISM: Meaning of Liberalism: Liberalism is a theory of reforms, for it has stood for reforms in economic, social and political fields. It is a theory of liberty, individual liberty, and individual autonomy, for it has argued in favour of the development of human personality. It is a theory of democracy, for it has favoured… Continue reading Polity NIOS Chapter 04 Major Political Theories

Rate this:

GK

Polity NIOS Chapter 03 Society, State and Government

The state is a political society, and it acts through law and endowed to this end with coercive power, maintains within a community the universal external conditions of social order. Society, as a concept, is both an organization as well as a system of social relationships. It is an organization, a social organization encompassing a… Continue reading Polity NIOS Chapter 03 Society, State and Government

Rate this:

GK

Polity NIOS Chapter 02 Nation and State

The term nationality is derived from the Latin word natus, which means ‘to be born’. Therefore in its derivative term, nationality means belonging to the same racial stock or being related by birth or having blood relationship. Distinction between Nation and Nationality: Nationality is a cultural term. It is a psychological, which is generated in… Continue reading Polity NIOS Chapter 02 Nation and State

Rate this:

GK

Polity NIOS Chapter 01 Meaning and Scope of Political Science

Meaning and Scope of Political Science Political Science deals with those aspects of individuals in society which relate to their activities and organizations devoted to seeking of power, resolution of conflicts and all these, within an overall framework of the rule and law as laid down by the state. The term Politics is derived from… Continue reading Polity NIOS Chapter 01 Meaning and Scope of Political Science

Rate this:

GK

Polity NIOS Chapter 15 High Courts and Subordinate Courts

Just below the Supreme Court, there are High Courts which are the highest courts of law in States. As highest court in the State, a High Court supervises the subordinate courts in the State. The High Courts are mainly courts of appeal. These Courts hear appeals from numerous subordinate courts working at district level. The… Continue reading Polity NIOS Chapter 15 High Courts and Subordinate Courts

Rate this:

Uncategorized

Famous Dancers, Instrumentalists and Vocalists in India (www.onlinegk.com)

Famous Dancers Bharatnatyam Bala Saraswati, C. V. Chandrasekhar, Leela Samson, Mrinalini Sarabhai, Padma Subramanyam, Rukmini Devi, Sanyukta Panigrahi, Sonal Mansingh, Yamini Krishnamurti Kathak Bharti Gupta, Birju Maharaj, Damayanti Joshi, Durga Das, Gopi Krishna, Kumudini Lakhia, Sambhu Maharaj, Sitara Devi Kuchipudi Josyula Seetharamaiah, Vempathi Chinna Sthyam Manipuri Guru Bipin Sinha, Jhaveri Sisters, Nayana Jhaveri, Nirmala Mehta,… Continue reading Famous Dancers, Instrumentalists and Vocalists in India (www.onlinegk.com)

Rate this: