More than 70 years of hard work is under threat as governments worldwide are increasingly breaking with international law and deliberately undermining institutions meant to protect people’s
rights. This creeping trend to weaken the international human rights system can be exemplified through states prioritising short-term national interest and the emergence of what some claim to be
the beginning of a 'post-factual' society where truth has become relative. With this as the backdrop, NCHR welcomes master students to submit an essay titled “Youth for human rights – rising to the
challenge of new threats against rights advocacy and institutions”.
The Competition Master, in publication since 1959, is the leading magazine on current affairs, and study material for competitive exams in India. The magazine has now launched its online edition which is available free.
The Competition Master, in publication since 1959, is the leading magazine on current affairs, general knowledge and study material for competitive exams in India. The magazine has now launched its online edition which is available free to all registered members. The magazine was the first in its segment to start an Online edition about six years back, but this was available against paid subscription. Now it has the online edition is available free.
The new, completely refurbished website, http:/// was soft launched on Sunday, May 6, 2007.
The website makes available not only the complete magazine but all lots of other useful material. There is an e-book section which provides lots of useful study material from our archives in the form of e-books. There is a book on Essays, How to Study, GK at Glance, Personality Development etc.
Then there is a section on Solved Papers of various exams and another one providing Quick Revision notes (this section is especially useful for Civil Services and similar Exams)
We have also started a wiki and a discussion board.
Every month the magazine provides current affairs, current GK, Essays, Features, Personality tips, Career tips, Reasoning questions, Quantitative Aptitude, Objective English and much more.
The print edition will continue to be there, for, no matter what, the charm of reading a magazine, book or newspaper is still in the print form. You cannot still beat the convenience of print medium. However, it is important that readers have a choice to choose from among various mediums of information and this new step is in that direction.