Daily Archive: August 14, 2017

Insights into Editorial :Maharashtra’s Law on Social Boycott

Insights into Editorial :Maharashtra’s Law on Social Boycott   Maharashtra’s Law on Social Boycott   Summary: The Maharashtra Prohibition of People from Social Boycott (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2016, received Presidential assent last month, paving the way for its implementation. The new law disallows social boycott in the name of caste, community, religion, rituals or customs. The law targets...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 Aug 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 Aug 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Is generic drug deflation good?   Amid the public fury over the escalating costs of brand-name medications, the prices of generic drugs have been falling, raising fears about...

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

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  14 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....

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 11 AUGUST 2017

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 11 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...