Moral Dimensions of Swaraj

Moral Dimensions of Swaraj: Ram Raj (a concept of Ideal State): Gandhi treated Swaraj as a synonym of Ram Raj. Profoundly non-doctrinaire in his approach to religion and as much a Christian, a Mohammedan and a Jew, as a Hindu in his religious beliefs, he did not consider Ram Raj in a purely Hindu mythological sense …

Provisions of the Warsaw Pact

Provisions of the Warsaw Pact: In 1955 eight European nations, viz., Albania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Poland, Rumania and the USSR with an observer from Red China met in Moscow, concluded a Treaty of Friendship, Co-operation and Mutual Assistance and decided to set up a joint command of the armed forces of the signatory states. …

Role of the CENTO or the Baghdad Pact

Role of the CENTO: According to Harold Guise, “The whole Middle East area today resembles a huge chessboard for economic and political manoeuvre system matched anywhere else. The complex struggle for post-war economic and political power is nowhere so potentially disrupting as in that part of the world”. According to the late Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, …

Role of the SEATO

Role of the SEATO: The SEATO (South East Asia Treaty Organization) was a much more flexible instrument than NATO. According to Sir Francis Low, “The SEATO can never be a complete answer to the Communist menace in South East Asia. It is a make-shift arrangement in that it excludes four Asian democracies with a total population …

SEATO or Manila Pact

SEATO: The SEATO (South East Asia Treaty Organization) was an organization sponsored by the Western powers, notably the USA and the UK who have hooked in some South-East Asian countries, who were deriving or hoped to derive several types of advantages from their rich western allies and protectors, and hoped to derive greater advantage from this …

Sand Dunes and its Types

Sand Dunes: A sand dune is any hill of loose sand shaped by the wind. Dunes are one of the most common types of eolian landforms. They form where there is a source of sand- for example, a sandstone formation that weathers easily and releases individual grains, or perhaps a beach supplied with abundant sand from …