Daily Archive: November 5, 2016

The Big Picture-The OROP Imbroglio: Where Does the Truth Lie?

    The Big Picture-The OROP Imbroglio: Where Does the Truth Lie?     The One Rank One Pension scheme controversy has revived with the veteran soldier Ram Kishan Grewal committing suicide in the capital few days back. This tragic incidence and the detention of Chief Minister, Deputy Chief Minister of New Delhi and Congress Vice President has forced a...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 05 November 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 05 November 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   India, UNISDR sign Statement of Cooperation on Sendai Framework   India and United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction have signed a Statement of Cooperation during the ongoing Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster...

Insights into Editorial: ICANN57 – A Backgrounder

    Insights into Editorial: ICANN57 – A Backgrounder   Summary: Configured as a private US based multistakeholder association, the ICANN has become an exceedingly important pivot in the ongoing debate regarding governmental control, multistakeholderism and the transnational approach to Cyberspace. ICANN forms a part of the foundation of a peaceful Cybersecurity architecture. In September, the US relinquished its control...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 05 November 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 05 November, 2016 QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 05 November, 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...