Daily Archive: May 8, 2017

PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 05

PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 05 Please consider negative marking and convert your score for 200 marks. It is just to guess your probable cutoff marks. Though not prefect this will help you gauge your progress Share Your Scores in the comment box

Insights into Editorial: Getting Narendra Modi’s generic medicines policy right

  Insights into Editorial: Getting Narendra Modi’s generic medicines policy right          Summary: Generic medicines in India have received a new impetus with Prime Minister Modi himself advocating the usage of these medicines. Doctors will now be required to prescribe generic formulations of medicines, as opposed to specific brands.   What’s good about this move? This is...

Insights into Editorial: India must oppose surging protectionism

    Insights into Editorial: India must oppose surging protectionism     Summary: Few recent developments have made India a mute spectator to surging protectionism across the world. Infosys’ latest step is the right example for this. India’s second largest information technology company Infosys Ltd has announced that it will hire 10,000 Americans over the next two years. This comes...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 08 May 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 08 May 2017   Paper 3 Topic: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.   A century of looking at our closest star, the sun   Data from the Kodaikanal Solar Observatory in Tamil Nadu, spanning a hundred years and more, has now been...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 08 May 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  08 May  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives Clarification: Q1, Quiz, 6th May 2017 (Click HeRE): The GSLV F09 brochure has an image which depicts the satellite GSAT 9’s applications, which includes “scientific & research institutions”, but there is nothing specific about resource mapping. However, according to the PM’s...