Daily Archive: February 8, 2016

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 139: To Mend North Korea, US Led War is Necessary

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 139 06 February 2016 Archives Today’s Topic “To Mend North Korea, US Led War is Necessary “ The Washington Post   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...

Insights into Editorial: Genetically modified crops: the way forward

Insights into Editorial: Genetically modified crops: the way forward 08 February 2016 Article Link The promise and performance of genetically modified crops in agriculture is once again under the spotlight, with the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee recently putting on hold the discussion on commercial use of genetically modified mustard. GM mustard is the first food crop to have applied for...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 36

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 36 07 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, 08 February 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 08 February 2016 Archives   Topic: Important for Prelims Chettinad cotton saree wins Indian Handloom tag The Chettinad cotton saree has won the ‘India Handloom’ tag for its unique designs and identity. In this regard, the Textiles Committee, Union Ministry of Handlooms and Textiles, Mumbai, has registered the Chettinad cotton saree under the India Handloom Brand Scheme...