[History] Dharasana Satyagraha

2022-08-01T14:22:46+05:30By |Categories: History|

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  The Salt March to dandi, concluding with the making of illegal salt by Gandhi on April 6, 1930, launched a nationwide protest against the British salt tax. ⁣ ⁣ At Dharasana, another town in Gujarat, salt production and storage was monopolized by the British.⁣ On May 4, 1930, Gandhi wrote to [...]

[Environment] Earth Overshoot Day 2022

2022-07-29T16:14:29+05:30By |Categories: Environment|

Context:-   Earth Over Shoot Day 2022 If the citizens of the world lived like those of the United States, the resources of more than five full planets would be needed to satisfy the global need for resources every year.This data is highlighted annually by the NGO Global Footprint Network, which also publicizes the date on which all humans on Earth have collectively used up more natural resources than mother nature can reproduce in a year.The so-called Earth Overshoot Day falls on July 28 this year - one day earlier than in 2021 and 2019.In 2020, the date of Earth Overshoot [...]

[Polity] Famous Media Trails in India.

2022-07-25T14:21:19+05:30By |Categories: Polity|

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Context:-Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana on Saturday said the media is running “kangaroo courts” on issues even experienced judges find difficult to decide. He said. ill-informed, biased and agenda-driven debates in the media on issues pending in courts are affecting justice delivery Media has breached its responsibility, taking [...]

[Economy] The Fall of Rupee

2022-07-19T15:28:46+05:30By |Categories: Economy|

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Context :- The rupee seems to be on a trajectory of decline, with its value relative to the dollar (as per the Reserve Bank of India’s reference rate) falling from Rs.76.4 at the beginning of April to Rs.79.1 at the beginning of July. Cause:-  […]

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