Daily Archive: February 13, 2016

Insights into Editorial: Reclaiming The PIL

Insights into Editorial: Reclaiming The PIL 11 February 2016 Article Link Few recent incidents have indicated that the PIL (public interest litigation), which was envisaged as a means of providing access to justice to the disadvantaged is being misused in the recent times. What is PIL? ‘Public Interest Litigation’ denotes a legal action initiated in a court of law for...

Insights Daily Current Events, 13 February 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 13 February 2016 Archives   Paper 3 Topic: Disaster management. Review of Progress of Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) The centre recently reviewed the progress of Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP). Focusing on the need for continuous improvement in the capacities of implementing agencies (IAs) about 44 trainings have so far been conducted by...

Insights Daily Current Events, 12 February 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 12 February 2016 Archives   Paper 2 Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. National Framework for Elimination of Malaria The Union Health Minister recently launched the National Framework for Malaria Elimination (NFME) 2016-2030, which outlines India’s strategy for elimination of the disease by 2030. This framework...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 42

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 42 13 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...