Daily Archive: August 9, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – August 9, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz August 9, 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...

ANSWER KEY: UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2016 General Studies Paper – 1

ANSWER KEY – UPSC  Prelims 2016 SET D   1) With reference to ‘stand up India scheme’, which of the following statement is/are correct? Its purpose is to promote entrepreneurship among SC/ST and women entrepreneurs. It provides for refinance through SIDBI. Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 09 August 2016

      Insights Daily Current Affairs, 09 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.   MAA– a programme to promote breastfeeding   Government has launched National Breastfeeding Promotion Programme– MAA (mothers’ absolute affection) to ensure adequate awareness is generated...