Daily Archive: July 21, 2017

Insights into Editorial: Agrarian crisis – The challenge of a small farmer economy

  Insights into Editorial: Agrarian crisis – The challenge of a small farmer economy     Summary: Though agriculture now accounts for less than 15% of gross domestic product (GDP), it is still the main source of livelihood for nearly half our population. Agriculture is still the core of our food security. With over 1.3 billion mouths to feed, imports...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 July 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 July 2017   Paper 1 Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   200th anniversary celebrations of the Paika Rebellion   The President of India Shri Pranab Mukharjee recently inaugurated the “Bicentenary celebration of the heroic Paika Rebellion of Odisha, a valiant...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 21 July 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  21 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....

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 19 July 2017

  SECURE SYNOPSIS: 19 July 2017 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the same time gives you extra points in the form of background information. General Studies –...