Daily Archive: December 6, 2016

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 06 December 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 06 December 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Proposal to amend law for cashless wage payments   The Centre has proposed amending a law to empower States and allow industries to pay wages by cheque or...

UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2016: General Studies Paper – 3 Question Paper

  UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2016: General Studies Paper – 3 Question Paper   How globalization has led to the reduction of employment in the formal sector of the Indian economy? Is increased informalization detrimental to the development of the country? Women empowerment in India needs gender budgeting. What are the requirements and status of gender budgeting in the...

Insights into Editorial: CBI – Role of Director, Reforms in its Functions

  Insights into Editorial: CBI – Role of Director, Reforms in its Functions   Summary: NGO ‘Common Cause’ has moved the Supreme Court seeking quashing of Rakesh Asthana’s appointment as interim director of the CBI, alleging that such ad hoc arrangement violated the apex court’s 1998 judgment.   Background: Recently, Rakesh Asthana was named as interim Central Bureau of Investigation...