Daily Archive: August 10, 2017

Insights into Editorial : A gathering crisis: the need for groundwater regulation

  Insights into Editorial : A gathering crisis: the need for groundwater regulation Summary: India, with 2.5% of global landmass, has 4% of the world’s freshwater resources. This has however come under increasing demographic stress since India is home to about 16% of world population and the distribution of freshwater is skewed spatially and temporally. Yet, while the crisis is...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 10 August 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  10 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 knowledge....

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 Aug 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 Aug 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act.   Electronic Voting Machines To Have Paper Trail In Gujarat Assembly Polls   The Election Commission has told the Supreme Court that it will be able to conduct the Gujarat assembly elections, due late this year, using EVMs with paper...

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 08 August 2017

  SECURE SYNOPSIS: 08 August 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...