Daily Archive: April 5, 2017

MOTIVATION: Keep calm & carry on!

     Keep calm & carry on! Shreya Kabir   Target set. I will run for 10 minutes on the treadmill today. The first minute seems torturing, thinking about the arduous remaining 9 minutes. By the end of 5 minutes, I get comfortable and start to enjoy my run. But! As soon as I am at 7 minutes, my mind...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 05 April 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  05 April  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. It...

The Big Picture: Delhi LG’s order on government ads

  The Big Picture : Delhi LG’s order on government ads   In a setback to the Arvind Kejriwal dispensation in Delhi, the Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal has directed that 97 crore rupees should be recovered from Aam Aadmi Party that was allegedly splurged by the city Government on advertisements in violation of the Supreme Court guidelines. Mr. Baijal has...

Insights into Editorial: Liquor drives State Highways to turn local

  Insights into Editorial: Liquor drives State Highways to turn local From April 1, the sale of alcohol has been banned along national highways in India, following a Supreme Court order directing states to revoke commercial liquor licences. The move is expected to severely hit liquor and wine shops to tourist establishments, as well as hundreds of local bars and...