Ethics: Basic Concepts, Difference between Ethics and Morality

Administrative Ethics

Ethics is an integral aspect of public administration. A public servant is required to question and reflect on his/her action to be able to act responsibly. Ethics provides the basis on how one  needs to make decisions and lead their lives. The term “ethics”  is derived from the Greek word ethos which can mean custom, habit, character or disposition. Definition of Ethics Ethics is defined as set of standards that society places Continue Reading

First-Aid in Sports

First Aid in Sports

Accidents are a common feature across all sports. No matter, how much caution players take, it is impossible to avoid accidents in sports, be it amateur level or professional level. These accidents may result in injury to players and since, there is lack of availability of medical expert, the knowledge of first-aid comes in handy. This post looks at the various aspects of First-Aid in sports. Definition of First-Aid: First Aid Continue Reading

Persons on Important Posts: March 2019

Persons on Important Posts March 2019

 Persons on Important Posts: RAJASTHAN Persons on Important Posts: Rajasthan S.No Post (Rajasthan) First Current (2019 March) 1 Chief Justice of Rajasthan Sir Sarat Kumar Ghosh (1949) Pradeep Nandrajog(32nd) 2 Chief Electoral Officer of Rajasthan Anand Kumar 3 State Election Commissioner of Rajasthan Prem Singh Mehra 4 Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) Suresh Chaudhary 5 RPSC Chairman Sir DR. S K GHOSH Deepak Upreti 6 Financial Commission Chairman Dr. Jyoti Kiran (5th) 7 Continue Reading

Temples and Mosques of Rajasthan

Adhai din ka Jhopra, Ajmer Adhai din ka Jhopra is actually a Masjid built by Qutub-ud-Din-Aibak, first Sultan of Delhi, in AD 1199 . Sultan Iltutmish had subsequently beautified it in AD 1213 with a screen pierced by corbelled engrailed arches which appears in this country for the first time.  However, a large number of architectural members and sculptures of temples are lying inside the verandah of the complex for safety and security purposes by the Continue Reading

PM-STIAC: Prime Minister Science, Technology and Innovation Advisory Council

PM-STIAC: Prime Minister Science, Technology and Innovation Advisory Council Missions

In August 2018, Union Government constituted a new 21-member advisory panel on science, technology and innovation called Prime Minister’s Science, Technology and Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC). It replaced earlier Scientific Advisory Committee to Prime Minister and to Cabinet. Composition and Functions: Principal Scientific Advisor, government of India – (currently Prof. K. Vijay Raghvan) heads the panel. It has nine members, including Chairperson. Apart from nine members, it also has twelve Continue Reading