Daily Archive: August 9, 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 09 Aug 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 09 Aug 2017   Paper 1:   Topic: Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Startling figures of inequality in India offer an incomplete picture   Inequality is no longer a first-world phenomenon. It is very much at our shores, but the...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 09 August 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  09 August  2017   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 is not a test of your...

The Big Picture: Eradication of poverty: What steps need to be taken to achieve this goal?

The Big Picture: Eradication of poverty: What steps need to be taken to achieve this goal? In a recent speech, Prime Minister of India set a target to alleviate poverty from the nation in coming 5 years. India, even after seven decades of independence, and being one of the major world economies, has about a quarter of population living under...

Insights into Editorial : Let’s talk about a supplemental income

  Insights into Editorial : Let’s talk about a supplemental income     Summary: A lot has been discussed about the Universal Basic Income (UBI) and its applicability to India. The primary objective is to enable every citizen to have a certain minimum income. The term ‘universal’ is meant to connote that the minimum or basic income will be provided...