Daily Archive: July 15, 2017

Insights into Editorial: Vibrant Democracy, dormant Parliament

  Insights into Editorial: Vibrant Democracy, dormant Parliament     Summary: As an institution, Parliament is central to the very idea of democracy and was assigned a pivotal role in our Constitution by the founding fathers of the republic. Parliament is responsible for legislation—laws of the land—by which people govern themselves. It must ensure accountability of governments—on policies or actions—to...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 July 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 July 2017   Paper 2 Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   EU, India set up fund for investments   The European Union (EU) and India have announced the establishment of an Investment Facilitation Mechanism (IFM) for EU investments in India.   What you need to...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 15 July 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  15 July  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....

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 14 July 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  14 July  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives   Clarifications: There may be instances where the options are marked wrong in the solution (typos), but the explanation almost always provides the right description/answer. There have been two such instances in recent quizzes, but the explanations provided for those questions...