Daily Archive: August 11, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – August 11, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz August 11, 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...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 August 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 August 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States.   Paid maternity leave increased to 6 months   The Union Cabinet has approved amendments to the Maternity Benefit Act of 1961 to increase paid leave for expectant mothers from three months to six...

Insights into Editorial: Arctic opportunities

Insights into Editorial: Arctic opportunities The Indian Express One of the most dramatic effects of global warming is seen in the Arctic region. In recent years the ice in the Arctic Sea has been melting rapidly. In 2007, a large part of the Arctic Sea became ice free in summer months for the first time in living history.  The melting...

OFFLINE PRELIMS TIMETABLE – for Working and Non-Working Candidates

      The overall strategy of your preparation should be based on details given in Mission 2017 post (Click Here) Offline Test Series details are already given HERE. Please read it carefully before making payment. Happy News: Our offline students who wrote regularly all 32 tests and revised them regularly have scored excellent marks in Prelims – 2016 (as...