Daily Archive: August 17, 2016

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: Answer Writing Challenge – 2016 Day-1

      PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: Answer Writing Challenge – 2016 Day-1 17 August 2016   Answer the following in 200 words: Syllabus – “Public Choice Theory” 1) Discuss how the Public Choice Theory promotes the concept of ‘Steering’ and undermines the concept of ‘Rowing’ in visualising efficient and effective administration. (250 words)   Syllabus – Application type question on Nature...

Insights Mains Test Series – 2016: Registration and Other Details

Hope you are aware of the Timetable and few basic details of Insights Mains Test Series – 2016. If not, please click here to know them. We have created a simple platform where you can download soft copies of all Tests and their Solutions. Registration is simple. However, you must enter Your Name, Email ID, Phone Number and UPSC Roll...

Insights into Issues: BREXIT and Its Impact

      Insights into Issues: BREXIT and Its Impact   BREXIT Brexit is a term used to define United Kingdom coming out of EU. Recently in a referendum conducted in United Kingdom, UK voted by a narrow margin in favour of Brexit. Negotiations are undergoing currently between United Kingdom and European Parliament to negotiate the terms of the exit...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – August 17, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz August 17, 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, 17 August 2016

      Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 August 2016   Paper 1 Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   DoNER (Ministry Of Development Of North Eastern Region, North East India) Minister Remembers Tirot Sing’s Contribution to Freedom Struggle   The sacrifices of Tirot Sing, the legendary...