Daily Archive: December 21, 2016

SYNOPSIS – Insights Secure – 2017: 20 December 2016

    SYNOPSIS – Insights Secure – 2017: 20 December 2016   General Studies – 1; Topic: Poverty and developmental issues 1) The official study of Maharashtra government reveals that in seven tribal belts, over 40 per cent of children are affected by some form of malnutrition. Examine the causes and comment why Maharashtra government has failed to address this...

AIR spotlight summary on “New initiative for Housing and Urban Development”

    AIR spotlight summary on “New initiative for Housing and Urban Development”   Introduction The sixth Asia Pacific ministerial conference on housing and urban development was concluded in New Delhi. 68 Asia Pacific countries participated and they all resolved to adopt urban class approach to take planning beyond city limits. The conference also adopted New Delhi declaration and implementation...

The Big Picture- Can Media Platforms be Alternatives to the Parliament

    The Big Picture- Can Media Platforms be Alternatives to the Parliament     The Winter Session of Parliament has witnessed disruptions and chaos as the Opposition raised issue of demonetization in both the Houses. Since the Winter Session of Parliament in 2013, this session has recorded maximum number of lost hours. According to PRS Legislative research figures, Lok...