Daily Archive: October 16, 2017

Insights into Editorial: Between disarmament and deterrence

Insights into Editorial: Between disarmament and deterrence   Context: For the second time in the last decade, the Nobel Committee awarded its annual peace prize to the laudable goal of nuclear disarmament. This year’s recipient, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), has worked tirelessly to raise awareness of nuclear dangers. The ICAN, a coalition of NGOs from almost 100 countries, has been tirelessly working on...

All India Radio News Summary: 15 OCTOBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 15 OCTOBER 2017 IMF chief says Indian economy is on a very solid track due to structural reforms carried out in the last couple of years International Monetary Fund chief said that the Indian economy is on a very solid track in the mid-term. She said for the medium and long-term India is on a growth...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 October 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 October 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Karnataka needs its own flag   Chief minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah has once again invoked Kannada pride, saying the government is firm on Karnataka having a state flag....

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 October 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 October 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:   Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.  1) Write a critical note on the working and findings of the Warsaw International...