Daily Archive: December 23, 2016

SYNOPSIS – Insights Secure – 2017: 22 December 2016

    SYNOPSIS – Insights Secure – 2017: 22 December 2016   General Studies – 1; Topic: Role of women, Social empowerment 1) Since the December 2012 gangrape, there has been little progress in ensuring safety of women in the Capital. Examine why despite numerous court hearings on the issue, there has been no progress on this issue. (200 Words) The Indian...

AIR spotlight summary on “Energy Conservation and Clean Energy Choices”.

    AIR spotlight summary on “Energy Conservation and Clean Energy Choices”. Introduction World Energy Conservation Day is celebrated on 14th December globally to highlight the importance of energy consumption and its use in our day-to-day life, its scarcity and its impact on sustainability of global eco systems. The climate change concerns are globally disturbing the population as well as the government....

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 23 December 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 23 December, 2016 QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 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 exam 2016. It...

The Big Picture- Rural Economy in 2016

    The Big Picture- Rural Economy in 2016       The rural economy is an important segment of the ecosystem and accounts for about 70% of employment and 50% of GDP with agriculture being the main driver followed by services and manufacturing. It is largely unorganized and hence those working in rural India or consuming in this economy...