Daily Archive: March 5, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 62

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 62 05 March 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...

Insights into Editorial: Fiddling while Rome is built

Insights into Editorial: Fiddling while Rome is built 05 March 2016 Article Link Budget 2017 contained the announcement that use of the biometric identity card, Aadhar, will be provided statutory backing. Following this announcement, the government also introduced the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill as a money bill in the Lok Sabha. Because...

Insights Daily Current Events, 05 March 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 05 March 2016 Archives     Paper 3 Topic: resource mobilization. Governemnt announces third round of Gold Bond Scheme After two rounds of issuance in November 2015 and January this year, the government is preparing to launch the third tranche of the gold bond scheme. Background: The government had raised around Rs 1,045 crore through earlier...

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 05 March 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 05 March  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) It is found that aside from poor quality public transport systems, inadequate city planning and a flawed design framework have further compounded Delhi’s congestion problem. Around the world...