Daily Archive: April 27, 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 27 April 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  27 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...

Insights into Editorial: Indian heritage’s economic potential

    Insights into Editorial: Indian heritage’s economic potential     Summary: Built heritage is a significant public good and is recognized as such in the Constitution’s Seventh Schedule. It nurtures our collective memories of places and is a significant constituent in the identity of cities. It has invaluable potential to contribute to our knowledge of not just history and...

Fab50 – Fifty books on Contemporary India – Compiled by Umesh N.S.K. (IAS)

  Fab50 – Fifty books on Contemporary India Compiled by Umesh N S K (IAS) Dear reader, Since you  have reached till the first line, I assume that you are a “serious” civil services aspirant. In these times of information overload , every aspirant reads the same editorials in the same newspapers, practises the same maps in the same NCERT...

The Big Picture – Niti Aayog’s vision for New India: Will it transform the economy?

  The Big Picture – Niti Aayog’s vision for New India: Will it transform the economy?     The third meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog was held in the National Capital recently. With an aim to transform India, the NITI Aayog has envisioned an ambitious agenda for the country to be achieved by 2032. The five year...