Daily Archive: September 1, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – August 31, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz August 31, 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...

AIR spotlight summary on Intelligence sharing for internal security

     AIR spotlight summary on Intelligence sharing for internal security     Introduction Any fight against terrorism, insurgency and internal security would be incomplete without a strong and a robust intelligence network, feedback or its analysis. Prime Minister speaking at 11th meeting of Inter–State Council pointed out about internal security. There is a need to improve intelligence, improve the...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 01 September 2016

      Insights Daily Current Affairs, 01 September 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Project Development Fund   The Union Cabinet has given its approval to create a Project Development Fund (PDF) for catalysing Indian economic presence in the Cambodia, Laos Myanmar and Vietnam.   Details:...

Insights into Editorial: Behind the opening of the Balochistan front

      Insights into Editorial: Behind the opening of the Balochistan front   Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised the issue of Balochistan conflict in his recent Independence Day address. While this was appreciated and welcomed by the Baloch leaders, it was criticized by Pakistani leaders. Using the Balochistan card in the battle for Kashmir has also invited criticisms from...