Daily Archive: August 24, 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 Aug 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 Aug 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   Commission to examine the Sub-Categorization within OBCs   The Union Cabinet has approved...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 24 August 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  24 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 into Editorial: Undoing injustice: On instant triple talaq verdict

Insights into Editorial: Undoing injustice: On instant triple talaq verdict Background: The egregious practice that many Muslim men employ to divorce their wives instantaneously and without their consent, merely by uttering the word talaq thrice, was rendered legally invalid by the Shamim Ara vs State of UP judgment of 2002 and subsequent orders from various High Courts. But this has not stopped...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 24 August 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 24 August 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:  Factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India) 1) Examine the causes and implications of recent changes in production patterns in...