General Studies- I UPSC Mains (Page : 1)

  • Thangka Paintings and other Tibetan Art Forms

    Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014

    Thangka Paintings and other Tibetan Art Forms

    Thangka Paintings A Thangka, also known as tangka, thanka or tanka is a painting on cotton, or silk, usually depicting a Buddhist deity, scene, or ma

  • The End Of European Empire

    Monday, Dec 30, 2013

    The End Of European Empire

    INTRODUCTION After the second world war in 1945 many European countries claimed their right on many African and Asia’s region i.e. their colonies. It is

  • Problems in Africa

    Monday, Dec 30, 2013

    Problems in Africa

    INTRODUCTION This article will analyze the situation that emerged in Africa after the European people started to give independence to African countries le

  • India- At The Start Of New Millenium

    Monday, Dec 23, 2013

    India- At The Start Of New Millenium

    INTRODUCTION ⇒ Many intellectuals tend to see India since independence as an area of darkness. ⇒ Even, S. Gopal, one of the tallest Indian historia

  • 'GS Paper 1(World History) : The changing world economy since 1900'

    Tuesday, Dec 10, 2013

    'GS Paper 1(World History) : The changing world economy since 1900'

    Introduction ⇒ Till 1900 world was a single world economy. ⇒ Only a few industrialised countries provided manufactured goods and the remaining countr

  • URBANIZATION

    Tuesday, Nov 26, 2013

    URBANIZATION

    VARIOUS RELATED CONCEPTS 1) URBAN It can be defined in two terms i.e. sociologically and demographically Sociologically – Max Weber while defi

  • Theft of Antique monuments  : Review and Remedies

    Tuesday, Nov 26, 2013

    Theft of Antique monuments : Review and Remedies

    MONUMENTS MISSING CASE On International day of monuments & sites i.e. 18th April Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has said 81 protected monumen

  • Indian Culture - Indian Martial Arts

    Tuesday, Oct 29, 2013

    Indian Culture - Indian Martial Arts

    Martial arts mean “arts concerned with the waging of war”. Various Indian Martial arts have originated from various ancient war skills. It gives &

  • Tropical Cyclone

    Friday, Oct 18, 2013

    Tropical Cyclone

    Recently in October 2013, Tropical cyclone Phailin struck the coast of Odisha and Andhra destroying many homes, lives and caused loss of property. It or

  • Urbanization And New Cities In India

    Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013

    Urbanization And New Cities In India

    Population of India has reached 121 crore but there has not been the same increase in the number of cities i.e Urbanisation. This article discusses the issue