Monthly Archive: March 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 March 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 March 2017   Paper 3 Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Hills sizzle at 8°C above normal   So far, this summer, the maximum temperature surges were recorded in hill-station favourites Kullu in Himachal Pradesh and Mukteshwar in Uttarakhand according to IMD. According to figures on the India Meteorological Department...

Insights into Editorial: Is Aadhaar a breach of privacy?

    Insights into Editorial: Is Aadhaar a breach of privacy? Summary: Since its inception, Aadhaar has been criticised as a project which violates privacy. India not having a law on privacy has added to this problem. In fact, then chairman of UIDAI, Nandan Nilekani, wrote to the Prime Minister as early as in May 2010 suggesting that there was...

Insights Prelims 2017 Revision Modules: Environment and Ecology (June 2016 to March 2017)

As promised previously, we are posting Ecology and Environment module for quick revision for UPSC civil services prelims exam 2017. Hope you find it useful. Please share feedback on this document in the comment section. To download Economy Module which was posted previously, please Click Here.   To download Insights Environment and Ecology revision module, click the below link. Insights Environment...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 31 March 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 31 March 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. STATIC Syllabus Timetable General Studies – 1; Topic:  Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) Recently the Supreme Court directed transport authorities to stop registering vehicles that do not meet Bharat Stage-IV emission standards from April 1, 2017. Why Bharat III vehicles are considered...