101. Environment 3

Environmental pollution 3 This and a few of the following blogs have been inspired by a very thought provoking article by Mr. Anil Agarwal (former Director, Centre for Science and Environment, New Delhi) . I would strongly advise you to read the article published in the book Ethical Perspectives  on Environmental Issues in India published […]

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100. Environment 2

Environment : Bt Brinjal Indian scientists, politicians and environmental actitivists remain sharply divided over the issue of allowing the genetically modified vegetable to hit the market. Bt Brinjal is a trans-genic brinjal created by inserting a gene (Cry 1Ac) from the soil bacterium Bacillus thuringenisis (Bt) into brinjal. The insertion of the gene into the […]

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99. KPSC Blog 2 Karnataka economy

BLOG2-KARNATAKA ECONOMY. 1.Regional development The concept of regional imbalance became evident after the reorganization of the State in 1956 and merger of areas from Hyderabad-Karnataka and Bombay Karnataka These areas were backward and less developed compared to the areas in Old Mysore . Due to this regional imbalance there is a cry for separate statehood […]

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