Daily Archive: February 6, 2016

Insights into Editorial: Why humour in public discourse is necessary for social wellbeing

Insights into Editorial: Why humour in public discourse is necessary for social wellbeing  06 February 2016 Article Link   The Supreme Court recently agreed to examine a PIL which seeks a ban on jokes on Sikhs and Sardars. Why such jokes should be banned? According the PIL, such jokes are a violation of their right to equality with fellow citizens...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 35

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 35 06 February 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...

Insights Daily Current Events, 06 February 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 06 February 2016 Archives   Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Appellate Board order The Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB) has ordered issue of the ‘Geographical Indication’ tag for basmati rice grown in the Indo-Gangetic Plains on the foothills of the...

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 06 February 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 06 February  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Critical changes to geographical features 1) “The renaming of the Ganga Action Plan as Namami Gange, launched in 1985 by the then Prime Minister, does not reflect a new...