Administration and Governance

Community Policing

July 15, 2015

‘Community Policing’ is a joint endeavour between Police & Community to recognize troubles of crime, disorder and calls for all components of the community in the hunt for answers to these troubles. This notion brings the Police & Community into a closer operational association and demands larger...

Probity in Governance

March 29, 2015

Probity (Satyanishtha in Hindi) literally means a complete and confirmed integrity; having strong moral principles. Every day, we hear and talk about probity in public life. We expect our political leaders and bureaucrats to be transparent in their dealings. Their alleged misdeeds, scandals and scams are publicized...

Key Hindrances to Good Governance

March 29, 2015

Good governance means an accountable and audited public service which has the bureaucratic competence to implement appropriate public policies and an independent judicial system to uphold the law. Despite the continuing efforts to enhance the quality of governance in the country, from insufficiencies and complexities, both structural...

Significance of Good Governance

March 28, 2015

What are the features of good governance that makes it significance in the working of the government? Discuss.

Good Governance: Meaning and Concept

March 28, 2015

In terms of distinguishing the term governance from government, “governance” is what a “government” does. It might be a geo-political, a corporate government, a socio-political government, or any number of different kinds of government. Governance is the dynamic exercise of management power and policy, while government is...

Accountability of a Civil Servant

March 28, 2015

The accountability of civil servants both to ministers and to the Parliament, are constitutional and politically significant. The personal accountability of civil servants and their responsibility towards the society are equally substantial and they are interconnected. In particular their accountability of the actions and the responsibility towards...

Ethics is Grounded in the Notion of Accountability

March 28, 2015

People seek accountability. They want to know who is responsible and accountable for certain actions and the consequences of those actions. Responsibility refers to “a sphere of duty or obligation” assigned to a person by the nature of that person’s position, function, or work. Responsibility refers to...

Importance of Accountability in Good Governance

March 28, 2015

What do you understand by Accountability? Discuss the role of accountability in Good Governance.

Importance of Ethical Values in Good Governance

March 26, 2015

Discuss the values that characterize good governance while throwing light on their importance.

A catalogue of Higher Civil Service

February 13, 2015

What are the rules governing the higher civil service appointment? How in the decades the procedure lost its relevance and such appointment becomes merely political?