December 5, 2015

Land Revenue in Ancient India

Land revenue system in ancient India was based upon income from land, thus rated according to the productivity and kind of soil. Manu fixed it between 1/6, 1/8 or 1/12 according to the quality of the soil. Gautama raises the…

Ethics and Integrity

Integrity in public service

Corruption has always been central concern of governance at all times. Power corrupts and absolute power tends to corrupt absolutely. These words of Lord Acton seem to have universal validity. Corruption is defined as the use of public power for…