Provincial Status To Gilgit-Baltistan: Pakistan

Provincial Status To Gilgit-Baltistan: Pakistan It has been reported that, Pakistani authorities have finalised a law (26th Constitutional Amendment Bill), to award provisional provincial status to strategically located Gilgit-Baltistan. About Gilgit-Baltistan: Gilgit-Baltistan is one of the disputed territories of India. It is a chunk of high-altitude territory located on the north western corner of the […]

Ashwagandha For Promoting Recovery From COVID-19

Ashwagandha For Promoting Recovery From COVID-19: India and the UK have collaborated to conduct a study on ‘Ashwagandha (AG)’ for promoting recovery from Covid-19. After the trial’s success, ‘Ashwagandha’ will be a proven medicinal treatment to prevent infection and be recognised by the scientific community worldwide. This is the first time that the Ministry of […]

Section 66A Of The Information Technology Act

Section 66A Of The Information Technology Act: The Centre has said that the Ministries of Information and Technology and Home Affairs had done their best to disseminate knowledge about the Supreme Court judgment in Shreya Singhal case on Section 66A. Despite this, many cases have been registered under this section. The Centre has made the […]

What Are Integrated Theatre Commands?

What Are Integrated Theatre Commands? A table-top war-gaming exercise was held recently among the three services of the armed forces (Navy, Army and Airforce). The aim of this exercise was to evolve a consensus among the three services on the reorganisation of the forces into integrated tri-service theatre commands and fine-tune the model. India currently […]

25th Controller General Of Accounts (CGA)

25th Controller General Of Accounts (CGA): Deepak Das took charge as the 25th Controller General of Accounts (CGA), with effect from August 1, 2021. Parent agency: Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance. It is the Principal Accounting Adviser to Government of India and is responsible for establishing and maintaining a technically sound Management Accounting System. […]