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General Knowledge 2013-2014

Money Laundering

Money laundering is the process by which large amounts of illegally obtained is given the appearance of having originated from a legitimate source. So basically, all the ways to convert the black money into white money are Money laundering. But in Money laundering, the black money must involve a predicate crime such as the violation

National Water Mission

The National Water Mission is one of the eight missions in the National Action Plan on Climate Change launched by the Prime Minister to tackle the threats of global warming. The objective of National Water Mission is "conservation of water, minimizing wastage and ensuring its equitable distribution both across and within States through integrated water

Different types of Membership at United Nations

UN officially came into existence on 24 October 1945, after ratification of the United Nations Charter by the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (the Republic of China, France, the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom, and the United States) and a majority of the other signatories. Originally there were 51 members at

National Service Scheme (NSS)

National Service Scheme, popularly known as NSS is an extension dimension to the higher education system to orient the student youth to community service while they are studying in educational institutions, under the aegis of Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports. Before its genesis, a draft outline of the NSS was placed before the Education

Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan

Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) In a first, the Nehru Yuva Kendras (NYK) were established in 1972 to give avenues to the rural youth to develop their personality, skills and take part in the nation building. A decade later, in 1987-88, the Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) was set up as an autonomous organization under

Draft National Youth Policy 2012

The first National Youth Policy was released in 1998, after that a second one in 2003. The National Youth Policy document of 2003 defines the youth as the persons of age group of 13-35 years, whereas the NYP 2012 aims to cover the age-bracket of 16-30 years. It divides the age bracket into 3 parts