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  • What is Ordinance?

    Friday, Mar 07, 2014

    What is Ordinance?

    What is Ordinance? Ordinance is a law issued by governor or president when the parliament is not in session. Ordinance can be promulgated by President under A

  • Yojana Feb 2014- Summary

    Thursday, Mar 06, 2014

    Yojana Feb 2014- Summary

    Introduction of the magazine This month’s magazine is focusing on public health. It is also a special article on strategies for sustainable progress. Topi

  • Stem cell technology

    Friday, Feb 28, 2014

    Stem cell technology

    Stem cells have capacity to differentiate into any type of cells i.e. they are unspecialized cells. These can divide number of times an


    Friday, Feb 28, 2014


    Cloning allows to generate population of genetically identical molecules, cells, plants or animals. Because this technology can be used to produce mol

  • What is Bioinformatics?

    Friday, Feb 28, 2014

    What is Bioinformatics?

    Bioinformatics helps to store biological data in computers. The main problem of today’s scientist is how to collect, store, and retrieve information. Thi

  • DNA Fingerprinting

    Friday, Feb 28, 2014

    DNA Fingerprinting

    DNA fingerprinting or DNA typing, is a DNA-based identification system that relies on genetic differences among individuals or organisms.  Like finger

  • What is Genetic Engineering

    Friday, Feb 28, 2014

    What is Genetic Engineering

    Genetic engineering or modification (GM) enables scientists to create plants, animals and micro-organisms by manipulating genes in a way that can not occur n

  • Biotechnology

    Friday, Feb 28, 2014


    INTRODUCTION Biotechnology uses cellular and bio-molecular processes to make useful product. Today’s biotechnology is fundamentally different from ancient

  • Parliamentary Committees

    Friday, Feb 28, 2014

    Parliamentary Committees

    Parliamentary Committee A committee is called a parliamentary committee if it meets the following requirements : appointed by the house or nominated by

  • Privilege Committee and 'Pepper Spray' Incident

    Thursday, Feb 27, 2014

    Privilege Committee and 'Pepper Spray' Incident

    Why is it in news? Recently, the Lok Sabha witnessed an unprecedented low when Congress MP from Vijayawada L. Rajagopal used a can of pepper spray to prot