Daily Archive: April 18, 2016

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 184: Kashmir is a Political issue between India and Pakistan

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 184 18 April 2016 Archives Today’s Topic “Kashmir is a Political issue between India and Pakistan”   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 start discussing the...

Insights into Editorial: Companies Bill affects independence of directors

Insights into Editorial: Companies Bill affects independence of directors 16 April 2016 Article Link The Bill seeking to make further amendments to the Companies Act has been referred to the Parliamentary Standing Committee, which is expected to prepare its report within three months. After taking into consideration suggestions made by a high level panel on further possible changes to the...

The Big Picture – Tackling the NPA explosion: Privatisation or Bankruptcy bill

The Big Picture – Tackling the NPA explosion: Privatisation or Bankruptcy bill Summary: India’s 95 trillion banking sector is under crisis. 29 state owned banks have written off as much as 1.14 lakh crore rupees of bad debts between financial years 2013 and 2015, much more than they had done in the preceding 9 years. The RBI says, “While bad...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 91

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 91 18 April 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 Daily Current Events, 18 April 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 18 April 2016 Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Govt mulls sops to attract doctors to rural postings The union health ministry has come up with a new plan to attract doctors to rural postings. What’s the new plan? The plan...