Governor is the executive head of the state. Thus, all the executive powers of the state are vested with him. Recently, a question mark has been raised on his discretionary power. Four states had taken shelter under the SC to check on the misuse of the power by the Governor. Governors of states viz. Punjab, Kerala, Telangana & Tamil Nadu withheld the bills of the state Government. Though Governor is the executive head but real head of the state is the Chief Minister.
Solar energy mini-grids are small-scale, localized electricity systems that rely on solar power as their primary energy source. These mini-grids function independently of larger centralized grids and are capable of generating electricity ranging from a few kilowatts to several megawatts.
The Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980, is an important Central statute for the conservation of forests in the country. It provides that the de-reservation of reserved forests, use of forest land for non-forest purpose, assigning forest land by way of lease or otherwise to private entity and clearing of naturally grown trees for the purpose of reforestation requires prior permission of the Central Government.
Being worried about China’s intent and with potential threat to be dominated by it, US can’t sit idle when the opponent can impede in its cybersecurity and damage its military. To avoid such a situation US is tying up with India in two developments. One is the Executive Order on AI issued by President Joe Biden (for US federal govt.) and the other is the release of the Pentagon’s updated strategy (for US military) for AI adoption by the US armed forces.
With around 3.9 billion mt of CO2 generated in 2021, India ranked 3rd in the world for greenhouse gas emissions, accounting for 7% of worldwide emissions. Hence, investments in climate technology are essential for revolutionary solutions in the face of growing climate challenges.
EBs and ETs are nothing but means to aid in investments by companies or people of India towards political parties. What are ELECTORAL BONDS? EB scheme was implemented in 2018. Anyone in the country could donate funds to political parties… Read More »Electoral Bonds and Electoral Trusts: What are they, and how do they differ?
India and Maldives relation has been a little bit difficult in a few days and the main reason for this is the 3rd wheel i.e. China.
GS PAPER-3 SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY NRF, i.e. National Research Foundation has its implications in the long term development of our country, be it defense, agroeconomy, space research, health or any other aspect. As we all know, that India is advancing… Read More »NRF – National Research Foundation
GS ISOCIAL ISSUES Supreme Court of India has rejected the plea for same sex marriages in the country. Although it hasn’t criminalised co-habituation among individual belonging to the LGBTQ community. Some key points that are too be understood in order… Read More »SC rejects SAME SEX MARRIAGE