Bihar Current Affairs (Feb 2020)

Join Our Quality Test-Series and Secure Your Place in Prelims Bihar’s agritech project shines at ‘National e-Governance Awards’For the development and deployment of a sustainable ICT based agricultural extension model that accelerated agricultural information and technology delivery across Bihar, the Bhagalpur based Bihar Agricultural University (BAU), Sabour has been awarded ‘National e-Governance Awards 2020’ by the central government.The award was

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Bihar Current Affairs (Jan 2020)

Join Our Quality Test-Series and Secure Your Place in Prelims 1. Two day Angika Festival was held in Bhagalpur in January 2020. 2. Bihar selected for Krishi Karman Award for the fifth time.The state will receive this award for its performance in wheat production in the year 2017-18.The state government will get the Krishi Karman Award for the second time

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Gandhi and Tagore

Gandhi called Rabindranath Tagore ‘Gurudev’. There was much in common between the two and much of a difference, too. They held each other in mutual respect, in spite of differences in viewpoint. Both looked upon humanity with love and held a Vision of a better world, but their approaches differed: Gandhi was an activist, Tagore, the imaginative poet, a visionary.

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Tagore’s Idea of Education

Tagore had a philosophy of life, and his theory of education was accordingly shaped. Generally, education is dominated by the ideal of attaining technical efficiency in order to get on in life. Such an education is incomplete according to Tagore. Tagore regarded education as the basis of the true, the complete life. Perfect knowledge is the basis of all true

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Population Growth in India

Of late, politicians have been vocal in pushing the population control debate. It has erupted in a paroxysm of deep fear of demographic disaster and complete exhaustion of natural resources due to over consumption. At this age of the sixt mass extinction and the Anthropocene, India is talking about its population, policy and the environmental fallout in the same breath.

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Bihar Economic Survey 2019-20 Summary

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Chapter-1: BIHAR ECONOMY : AN OVERVIEW According to the new series of data on Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP), the growth rate of Bihar’s economy in 2018-19 was 10.53 percent (at constant prices) and 15.01 percent (at current prices), which is higher than the growth rate for the Indian economy. The GSDP of Bihar at current prices was

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Bihar Starts Geo-mapping of Water Bodies

The Bihar government has begun the exercise of geo-mapping water bodies across the state — known locally as ‘jalkaro’. The water bodies that disappeared after widespread encroachment and the ones recorded as missing in official records will be included as well. Geo-mapping will help trace and identify all water bodies to ensure proper usage, including harvesting water and conserving it.

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