Daily Archive: May 18, 2017

PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 15

PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 15 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

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 18 May 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  18 May  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: Gender discrimination defines India’s economy

    Insights into Editorial: Gender discrimination defines India’s economy     Summary: It has now widely been accepted that a country cannot fully realise its potential without ensuring the participation of women workforce. This remains a serious concern in India’s case. Despite its recent economic advances, India’s gender balance in labour force participation, entrepreneurship, and growth remains among the...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 May 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 May 2017   Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Cabinet approves Pan-India implementation of Maternity Benefit Program   The Union Cabinet has given ex-post facto approval to Pan-India implementation of Maternity Benefit Program which now has been extended...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 18 May 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 18 May 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:  Art and culture 1) The state-funded cultural institutions have been asked to generate revenue amounting to 25-30 per cent of their budget initially and “eventually” achieve “self-sufficiency”. Critically discuss the role of these institutions in preserving...