whether direct or indirect plays a very important role in national building. In
the scheme of indirect taxes Central Board of Excise & Custom (CBEC), a statuary
body constituted under Central Board of Revenue Act 1963, has been tasked with
formulation and implementation of policy concerning indirect taxes which creates
recovery continues, but at an ever slowing and increasingly fragile pace – In
2015, the volume of world trade continued to grow slowly, recording weak but
positive growth of 2.7%. Demand in global market across sectors, remains muted
but amid a slowdown, India’s textile sector managed to grow approx 1% in
Financial Year 2016.
The potential of Khadi as an instrument of poverty
alleviation was recognised by our early planners. While the output and
employment of Khadi and Village Industries have grown manifold during the last
five decades, their role in the context of the new paradigm of development has
been questioned. Discuss!
act of gender based violence that results in, or is likely to result in,
physical, sexual or mental harm or suffering to women, including threats of such
acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of liberty, whether occurring in public
or in private life. As per the National Crime Record Bureau for the year 2014,
question of social reform remained alive in the nationalist debates during
freedom struggle. Women’s consciousness around social and national question grew
simultaneously. Both men and women were leading the social reform movements
since the 1880s and among various debates ‘Personal is Political’ was the
empowerment is a complex issue and it is an enabling process which will only be
achieved when an improvement in the condition of women in terms of health,
education, safety and security (including social security, financial security
etc.) is achieved.
equality and women’s empowerment are essential for the development and
well-being of families, communities and nations. Due to prevalence of patriarchy
women have been discriminated not only in India but in most parts of the world.
Violence against women is a part of the system and according to UN, one out of