Daily Archive: February 25, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 54

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 54 25 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 into Editorial: A carrot for the honest

Insights into Editorial: A carrot for the honest 25 February 2016 Article Link A lot has been discussed about pros and cons of a cashless economy. However, with government’s recent plan to allow more free ATM transactions, this topic has once again come to the fore. Few experts argue that instead of encouraging more free ATM transactions, the government should...

Insights Daily Current Events, 25 February 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 25 February 2016 Archives   Paper 3 Topic: resource mobilization. Cabinet nod to incentivise cashless transactions The Union Cabinet has approved several steps to promote cashless transactions in the country. Approved steps include: Mandatory card-based or electronic payments beyond a prescribed threshold. The withdrawal of any additional charge currently imposed on card or digital payments by...

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 25 February 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 25 February  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World geography; Social empowerment; Resources location 1) There are instances across the world where so-called underdeveloped but mineral-rich regions have fallen prey to fierce corporate plunder of natural resources at...