Daily Archive: November 16, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 15 November 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 15 November, 2016 QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 15 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...

AIR spotlight summary on “Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Yojana”.

    AIR spotlight summary on “Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Yojana”.   Introduction Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in collaboration with UNICEF launched a very important scheme aimed at improving maternal and child health which is India’s age old challenge. The idea is to launch a national campaign and a national level movement to provide antenatal care to a...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 November 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 November 2016   Paper 3 Topic: Disaster and disaster management.   Special Committee for Inter-Linking of Rivers   The Union Cabinet has approved constitution of ‘special committee for inter-linking of rivers’ in compliance with a Supreme Court order.   Significance of this move: This move will help in monitoring of the precious Inter-linking...

Insights into Editorial: International Solar Alliance could be the climate change game-changer

    Insights into Editorial: International Solar Alliance could be the climate change game-changer   Summary: Less than a year after it proposed a unique coalition of sunlight-rich countries to fight climate change through deployment of renewable energy, India has been able to make the International Solar Alliance (ISA) a reality. More than 20 countries recently signed a Framework Agreement...