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Gazette of India

The Gazette of India is a public journal and an authorized legal document of the Government of India, issued weekly by the Department of Publication, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. As a public journal, the Gazette prints official notices from the government. It is unique in content, accurate and strictly in accordance with the …

What is the Election Commission of India?

The Election Commission of India (ECI) is a constitutional organization responsible for administering elections in India according to the rules and regulations mentioned in the Constitution of India. It was launched on January 25, 1950, with an aim to define and control the process for elections conducted at various levels: Parliament, State Legislatures, and the …

Reserve Bank of India

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is India’s central bank, popularly known as the banker’s bank. The Reserve Bank of India controls monetary and other banking policies of the Indian government. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) was introduced on April 1, 1935, under the guidelines with the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934. The Reserve Bank is permanently located …

CPWD came into functioning in July 1854 when Lord Dalhousie established a central agency for execution of public works and set up Ajmer Provincial Division. With the professional expertise in disciplines including Architecture, Engineering, Project Management coupled with comprehensive experience in building construction and maintenance CPWD has been serving the nation for last 162 years …

What is the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE)

National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) is a statutory body of government of India established under the National Council for Teacher Education Act, 1993(#73, 1993) in 1995 is to formally oversee standards, steps, and processes in the Indian education system. The NCTE functions for the central as well as state governments on all matter with regard to the …

What is the Medical Council of India

The Medical Council of India was first launched in 1934 under the Indian Medical Council Act, 1933. The Council after that reconstituted under the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 that replaced the prior Act. Following this, the Council was replaced by the President of India and its functions entrusted to a Board of Governors. The current Board …

What is Bar Council of India (BCI)

The Bar Council of India was launched by Parliament under the Advocates Act, 1961. The following statutory operates under Section 7 cover the Bar Council’s regulatory and representative mandate for the legal profession and legal education in India: To set standards of professional conduct and etiquette for advocates. To set procedure to be followed by …

What is the Central Board of Secondary Education

A trail of developments put a milestone on the significant changes that took place over the years in shaping up the Board to its present status. UP Board of High School and Intermediate Education was the first Board set up initially in 1921. It has under its jurisdiction Rajputana, Central India, and Gwalior. In a …

What is University Grant Commission

The University Grants Commission of India (UGC India) is a statutory body set up by the Indian Union government in compliance to the UGC Act 1956 under Ministry of Human Resource Development and is responsible with coordination, determination, and maintenance of standards of higher education. It gives recognition to universities in India, and disbursements of funds to such recognized universities and colleges. Its headquarters is in New Delhi, and …