Daily Archive: April 17, 2017

Insights into Editorial: Revamping the Indian Foreign Service

    Insights into Editorial: Revamping the Indian Foreign Service Summary: Concerns have been raised by a parliamentary committee over the way in which candidates are being recruited to the prestigious Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and trained.     Present way of recruitment: Those who desire to be a part of this service and become a career diplomat need to...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 April 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 April 2017   Paper 3 Topic: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.   Not just a love hormone   According to a recent study, Oxytocin, often referred to as “the love hormone,” is involved...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 & 17 April 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  16 & 17 April  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives Clarifications: Q3, 12th April 2017 (Click HERE): Regarding Part IVA – the answer is correct. For further clarity, here is one of the Fundamental Duties – “to promote harmony and the spirit of common brotherhood amongst all the people...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 17 April 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 17 April 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. STATIC Syllabus Timetable General Studies – 1; Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. 1) Examine how is global warming affecting Siachen and the nature of its...

8) “The case of Justice C.S. Karnan is no longer just strange or curious; it is disgraceful and intolerable.” What are the ethical issues involved in this case? Critically comment

Topic: Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration 8) “The case of Justice C.S. Karnan is no longer just strange or curious; it is disgraceful and intolerable.” What are the ethical issues involved in this case? Critically comment. (150 Words) The Hindu