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Gender Stereotypes – UPSC GS1

Facts: Women make up only a fifth of ISRO’s workforce. Women form 0.56% of our army, 1.08% of the air force and 6.5% of the navy In the Indian judiciary, only 11 (or 4.2%) of Supreme Court judges over the past 71 years have been women, and not a single woman has headed it since 1950. Gender Stereotypes: Perceptions and stereotypes: Perceptions that boys are naturally more …

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Need of empowered City Administration – UPSC GS1

Facts: Cities across the world contribute about 80% of global GDP. In India: Around 50% of a city’s population occupies 10% of the land 26-37 million families in urban India reside in informal housing. Impacts of unbalanced urbanization in India: Environmental Vulnerability: Unbalanced development has made cities more vulnerable to environmental shocks that get more frequent …

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Changes in pattern of Globalisation – UPSC GS1

NOTE: Good content for essays on globalisation Globalization in the past Human beings have travelled to distant places to survive, trade, and communicate. Harappan seals dating back to 3000 BCE found in Mesopotamia indicate trade and contacts between ancient civilizations. The number Zero, algebra, gunpowder, religions spread around the world like wildfire. Changes: Globalization isn’t …

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