Daily Archive: October 4, 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 04 October 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 04 October 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.   Cleanest iconic place in the country Sri Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple in Madurai has been adjudged the cleanest iconic place in the country under Swachhta Hi Seva (cleanliness...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 04 OCTOBER 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz -04 OCTOBER 2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 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...

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 27 SEPTEMBER 2017

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 27 SEPTEMBER 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:  Social empowerment; Women;...

Insights into Editorial: Tackling the economic slowdown

Insights into Editorial: Tackling the economic slowdown Context: Economic growth has slowed for five consecutive quarters, that is from late 2015-16 onwards. It should serve as a wakeup call for the government to take all necessary steps to revive the economy. Why should it matter to us if the economy is growing more slowly? Growth matters in India as a...

All India Radio News Summary: 03 OCTOBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 03 OCTOBER 2017 President appoints a Commission to examine sub-categorisation of Other Backward Classes. President has appointed a Commission to examine the sub-categorisation of the Other Backward Classes (OBCs). Justice (Retd.) G. Rohini will be the chairperson of the Commission which will present its report to the President with in twelve weeks. The sub-categorization of...