Daily Archive: July 19, 2016

Insights Revision Plan for Prelims 2016: Test – 40

Insights Revision Plan for Prelims 2016: Test – 40 TIMETABLE 18 July 2016 Questions Based on Day – 47 Syllabus Please Read before you Proceed to Take Today’s Test: Hope you have completed yesterday’s targets and now ready to give this test. Please note that you should not worry about scores in these tests. Questions are mainly intended not to test your...

Insights Daily Current Events, 19 July 2016

    Insights Daily Current Events, 19 July 2016   Paper 3 Topic: money-laundering and its prevention.   High-value transactions under scanner   The CBDT is looking into about nine lakh pieces of information of high-value transactions and planning to send preliminary notices to the suspected cases. Out of the total nine lakh pieces, one lakh cases valued over Rs...

Insights into Editorial: Regulatory price controls reduce investments, not cost

Insights into Editorial: Regulatory price controls reduce investments, not cost 19 July 2016 Inflation is said to be a monetary phenomenon as long as supply-side shocks are not there. Supply-side changes happen slowly and are greatly influenced by micro rigidities in that particular industry or segment. One such micro rigidity is regulatory control of prices. In the face of high...

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 19 July 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 19 July  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. PRELIMS REVISION PROGRAM TIMETABLE (CLICK HERE) Prelims Revision Tests General Studies – 1; Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes 1) Analyse the causes of the crisis...