Daily Archive: September 7, 2016

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 07 September 2016

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 07 September 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. Expansion of India – Chile Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA)   India and Chile have signed a pact on the expansion of the India–Chile Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA), which is expected to considerably strengthen the commercial relations...

AIR spotlight summary on Inauguration of first phase of SAUNI Project

    AIR spotlight summary on Inauguration of first phase of SAUNI Project   Introduction Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the first phase of SAUNI (Saurashtra Narmada Avataran for Irrigation) project which aims to take water to Saurashtra region, help in irrigation and drinking water. This is a multipurpose project considered to be an ambitious one to fill up...

Insights into Editorial: Central bank and inflation targeting

    Insights into Editorial: Central bank and inflation targeting   To maintain a good economic health in any country, it is necessary for both the Central bank and the government to work in tandem. However, in India, this has not been the case. There is a growing distrust between RBI and the Finance Ministry.   Few recent developments indicate...

Mains Self Study 2017 Test – 3

    Mains Self Study 2017:  Test – 3 (Sep 07, 2016) Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 Words. (10 x 12.5 = 125 Marks)   The central location of India at the head of the Indian Ocean is considered of great significance. Analyse why.     Source: NCERT Class IX Geography,  Contemporary India – I, Chapter 1...