Daily Archive: September 26, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 25 & 26 September, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 25 & 26 September, 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...

AIR spotlight summary on “Launch of New Smart Cities”

    AIR spotlight summary on “Launch of New Smart Cities”         Introduction In the future decade in the Asia-Pacific region, more than half of the continent’s 4.3 billion population is expected to live in cities by 2018.  The regions rapid urban growth is set to take place in India. McKinsey Global Institute has estimated that India’s...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 September 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 September 2016   Paper 3 Topic: Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism.   MICA Missile Firing by ‘TIGER’ Squadron of IAF   The Tiger Squadron of the Indian Air Force (IAF) has successfully fired the recently acquired BVR (Beyond Visual Range) air-to-air MICA missile on...