Daily Archive: May 17, 2017

PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 14

PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 14 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: Putting a global price on carbon

  Insights into Editorial: Putting a global price on carbon       Summary: The public’s recognition of global warming has driven lawmakers around the world to negotiate greenhouse-gas reductions. Among the suggestions, carbon tax is more popular.   Why climate change is a cause of concern? There is compelling evidence that climate change is the greatest and widest-ranging market...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 May 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 May 2017   Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Sagarmala- DDUGKY Convergence for Skill Development in Coastal Districts   For skills development of youth in coastal areas, the Ministry of Shipping signed an MoU with the Ministry of...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 17 May 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  17 May  2017 Clarification: Q4, Quiz, 14th May (Click HERE): As such, the position of legislative councils in India is weaker when compared to RS because our constitution has adopted the British model for defining the relationship between legislative councils and legislative assemblies (but not for defining the relationship between RS and...

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

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 17 May 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Role of women  1) “Improving the gender balance in labour force participation, entrepreneurship and growth is an important first step for India’s development.” Discuss. (200 Words) Livemint Topic: Urbanization – problems and remedies 2)  What do...