Daily Archive: May 24, 2016

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 209: India Should Stay away from Afghanistan Peace process to Protect itself from Terror Groups

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 209 24 May 2016 Archives Today’s Topic “India Should Stay away from Afghanistan Peace process to Protect itself from Terror Groups” 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...

MOTIVATION, TOPPER’S STRATEGY and TIPS: A Manju, Rank – 291 – Two Failed Prelims, Married and Housewife, CSE – 2015

Manju Adure Rank – 291, CSE – 2015 Let me begin by saying, success in civil services exam is within everyone’s reach. It’s about putting in quality in preparation and a matter of rectifying few mistakes which you are always bound to make, and to have proper guidance to take the preparation in the right direction. I began preparations for...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 121

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 121 23 May 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: Moving towards a water pricing regime

Insights into Editorial: Moving towards a water pricing regime 24 May 2016 Article Link Summary: Water has now become a scarce natural resource in India. Two back-to-back droughts have further aggravated this problem. Water scarcity is both a natural and man-made phenomenon. Over the years, increasing population, growing industrialisation, expanding agriculture and rising standards of living have pushed up the...

Insights Daily Current Events, 24 May 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 24 May 2016 Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. ‘Adopting BS-VI norms will make diesel vehicles costlier’ According to a statement issued by ICRA Ratings, “Indian government’s decision to leapfrog the Bharat Stage (BS)-V Emission Standards and implement the BS-VI norms...