Daily Archive: December 10, 2016

Rajya Sabha TV: Security Scan – Maritime and coastal Security of India

    Rajya Sabha TV: Security Scan – Maritime and coastal Security of India     With a vast coastline of about 7600 kilometres, island territories on both sides of the peninsula are sizeable Exclusive Economic Zone and sea borne trade, the greater part of which moves by ship; there are many strands to India’s composite maritime security including the...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 December 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 December 2016   Paper 3 Topic: Infrastructure energy.   SECI to Launch 1000 MW Rooftop Solar PV Scheme for Government Sector   As a step towards fulfilment of the Government of India’s target for installation of 40 GW rooftop solar power plants by the year 2022, Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has...

Insights into Editorial: Regulating the digital payment industry

    Insights into Editorial: Regulating the digital payment industry    The government’s recent push towards a digital economy by incentivisation has been widely appreciated. However, poised at a juncture when people are transforming payment habits by embracing a particular payment mode, especially the unbanked segments of society, the digital transaction regulatory framework requires a comprehensive legal framework assessment. Concerns:...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 10 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 10 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World geography 1) Examine how the cultural diversity of mountains and the identity of highland people is getting affected by forces of globalisation, migration and climate change. (200 Words) Down to Earth Topic:  World geography 2) Is there...