Daily Archive: March 13, 2017

AIR spotlight summary on “Empowerment of Women and their contribution in Nation Building”.

    AIR spotlight summary on “Empowerment of Women and their contribution in Nation Building”. Introduction Right from the days of freedom struggle until today, Indian women have played an important role in all fields of life like in nation building, empowerment in various sectors and taking the country forward on the development index and leading the country in the...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 March 2017

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 March 2017   Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Admiralty Bill,2016   The Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Bill, 2016 was recently passed by the Lok Sabha. Admiralty laws deal with cases of accidents in...

Insights into Editorial: The curious case of Justice Karnan and its implications for higher judiciary

  Insights into Editorial: The curious case of Justice Karnan and its implications for higher judiciary    Summary: Recently, for the first time ever, a sitting high court judge was hauled up before the Supreme Court to answer for a contempt charge. A seven-judge bench of the top court issued contempt notice to Justice CS Karnan of the Calcutta high...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 & 13 March 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  12 & 13 March  2017 QUIZ – 2017: 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...