Daily Archive: August 23, 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 23 August 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  23 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, 23 Aug 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 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.   Supreme Court scraps instant triple talaq The controversial Islamic divorce practice of instant triple talaq (Talaq-e-Biddat) has been struck down as arbitrary and against the tenets of...

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 19 AUGUST 2017

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 19 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.   Topic:  Role of...

Insights into Editorial: Rebooting India-Nepal ties

Insights into Editorial: Rebooting India-Nepal ties   Introduction: Nepal shares long and enduring cultural and political ties with India. It shares more than 1800 km of open border with five Indian states. In the modern times, after Independence of India, India and Nepal have signed Peace and Friendship Treaty in 1950.  According to the treaty Nepali citizens enjoy national treatment...