Daily Archive: January 20, 2016

India and WTO – Detailed Analysis of All Related Issues and Concepts

 Note: This is an experimental initiative where we will be posting One Issue every Week – which will be comprehensive in its coverage.                India and WTO – Detailed Analysis of All Related Issues and Concepts Table of Contents Introduction Why WTO replaced GATT? Uruguay round and outcomes Principles of trading system – WTO Major WTO...

Insights into Editorial: Decoding Emission Norms

Insights into Editorial: Decoding Emission Norms 20 January 2016 Article Link The Centre’s decision to adopt Bharat Stage VI automotive fuels nationwide by April 1, 2020 is a key measure that can, if implemented properly, vastly improve air quality. It also fits in with commitments made at the Paris climate change conference. In November, the government had put in public...

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 127: It is Not Desirable to Banish Student Politics from College Campuses

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 127 20 January 2016 Archives Today’s Topic ” It is Not Desirable to Banish Student Politics from College Campuses” Reference   NOTE: Unlike past we will not be giving you topic in question format. We observed that it turned out to be another Q & A session. We will just mention the topic and you may start...

Insights Daily Current Events, 20 January 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 20 January 2016 Archives Paper 3 Topic: Infrastructure- Energy. Power sector at ‘inflection point’: WEF report A WEF report has indicated that India’s power sector is at an inflection point and most of its electricity demand in the next two decades will be met by burning fossil fuels despite huge investments in renewables. The report is...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 18

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 18 20 January 2016 Archives  The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2016. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you...