Daily Archive: January 11, 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 January 2017

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 January 2017   Paper 3 Topic: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc.   All states except Uttar Pradesh ink pact to achieve 24/7 power   All states and Union Territories barring Uttar Pradesh have inked agreements with the Centre to achieve the milestone of providing ’24×7 Power For All (PFA)’.   What...

Insights into Editorial: PAC: watchdog for govt spending; panel of consensus, controversy

    Insights into Editorial: PAC: watchdog for govt spending; panel of consensus, controversy   Summary: After asking the RBI Governor tough questions and threatening to call in the PM to explain demonetisation, Parliament’s PAC is back in the news. Though the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is quite often referred to as a post-mortem committee, it has a significant role...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 11 January 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 11 January 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:  Role of women  1) Gender equality is one of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals to “transform our world”. Why do you think there is sluggish progress in furthering the gender agenda? What should be done to remove...

9) In your opinion, why do some men, especially Indian men, behave like animals – like they did during new year celebrations in Bangalore – against women? Can such behaviour be changed? Examine.

Topic:  Attitude 9) In your opinion, why do some men, especially Indian men, behave like animals – like they did during new year celebrations in Bangalore – against women? Can such behaviour be changed? Examine. (150 Words) The Hindu