Daily Archive: March 16, 2017

India’s World – Nepal’s Madhesi on the boil again

  India’s World – Nepal’s Madhesi on the boil again   Nepal’s terai region is on the boil again. This time, the residents around the Tarai region known as Madhesis are protesting the plan to hold local body elections. They have been demanding an amendment to the constitution on 11 issues, including reorganization of state boundaries prior to the local...

Insights into Editorial: How Nagas Perceive the Creation of Seven Additional Districts in Manipur

    Insights into Editorial: How Nagas Perceive the Creation of Seven Additional Districts in Manipur    Summary: Blockade of the national highways leading to the Manipur valley by the United Naga Council (UNC) has severely affected life in the State. The economic blockade has caused misery and untold sufferings to the common people and has fuelled ethnic tensions in...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 March 2017

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 March 2017   Paper 3 Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.   Projects approved for Swift Implementation of Namami Gange Programme in Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand and Delhi   Picking up pace, projects worth nearly Rs 1,900 crore have been approved by the Executive Committee...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 March 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  16 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 2017....

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 March 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 March 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. STATIC Syllabus Timetable General Studies – 1; Topic :  Role of women; Social empowerment 1) Critically comment on the demerits of the recent the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill. (200 Words) The Hindu General Studies – 2 Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed...