Daily Archive: April 15, 2017

The Big Picture: UK begins Brexit process: Implications for India

   The Big Picture: UK begins Brexit process: Implications for India   Prime Minister Theresa May formally began Britain’s divorce from European Union recently declaring that there was no turning back. In one of the most significant steps by British leader since World War II, May notified EU Council President in a hand delivered letter that Britain would quit the...

The Big Picture: India’s World- US shadow over India-Iran relations

    The Big Picture: India’s World- US shadow over India-Iran relations   Anticipating increasing tensions between Iran and the US, the Government has apparently advised Indian firms to go slow in investments in proposed projects of Iran’s Chabahar’s free trade zone. According to a news report, there is an apprehension that India’s financial transaction and technology imports in the...

Insights into Editorial: India seeks access to Jadhav

  Insights into Editorial: India seeks access to Jadhav India has again sought consular access to former Navy official Kulbhushan Jadhav now facing the gallows in Pakistan, which has not addressed 13 earlier requests for the same. The decision has come at a time when the relations between the two neighbours are running through a particularly rough patch, with the...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 April 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 April 2017   Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.   Various initiatives launched Minister on Ambedkar Jayanti   Enroute to the digital payments gaining the proportions of a mass movement, the Prime Minister...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 April 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 April 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. STATIC Syllabus Timetable General Studies – 1; Topic:  Salient features of Indian society 1) “India is intrinsically a casteist, racist and misogynist society.” Critically comment. (200 Words) EPW Topic: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different...