Daily Archive: March 14, 2017

Insights into Editorial: Allowing for a sibling

  Insights into Editorial: Allowing for a sibling    Summary: China, in October 2015, ended its one child policy. This January, China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) announced that there were 17.86 million births in 2016, a 7.9% increase from 2015. About 45% of babies were born to families that already had one child. The NHFPC also anticipates...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 March 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 March 2017   Paper 3 Topic: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention.   US regulators reject bitcoin ETF, digital currency plunges   The US Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday denied a request to...

AIR spotlight summary on “Campaign for Open Defecation Free Nation”

  AIR spotlight summary on “Campaign for Open Defecation Free Nation” Introduction Swachh Bharat Mission is a very ambitious programme which was launched by the Prime Minister on 2 Oct 2014 with the aim of making India open defecation free by 2019. It also had several components like construction of household and community toilets, door to door garbage collection, eradicating...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 14 March 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  14 March  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives Clarification Quiz, 12th& 13th March, 2017: Question regarding approval given by the Union Cabinet for the acquisition by SBI of 5 associate banks – Please read the solution carefully, and go through the PIB link provided. The following quiz will have...