Monthly Archive: August 2016

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 August 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 August 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger. First meeting of newly constituted National Council of Senior Citizens held   The first meeting of the newly constituted National Council of Senior Citizens was recently...

AIR spotlight summary on Deteriorating Flood situation in several states

    AIR spotlight summary on Deteriorating Flood situation in several states   Introduction India is facing worst floods in the last 30 years especially in Assam. National Disaster Management division of Ministry of Home Affairs has reported that over a million of people in 8 to 9 states have been affected by floods. States like Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar,...

Insights into Editorial: Cotton, mustard, two GM debates

    Insights into Editorial: Cotton, mustard, two GM debates   Recently, Monsanto withdrew its application for permission to launch its latest variety of Bt cotton (Bollgard II), in opposition to the Indian government’s directive to put an overall price cap on Bt cotton seeds and a cap on the royalty which Monsanto earns on every packet. Almost simultaneously, there...

SYNOPSIS: Insights Secure Q&A August 13, 2016

SYNOPSIS: Insights Secure Q&A August 13, 2016 Archives As we are not giving feedback on your answers, we thought of providing detailed synopsis of important Secure questions on daily basis so that you could revise them and compare with your answers.  You must write answers on your own and compare them with these synopses. If you depend on these synopses blindly,...