Daily Archive: October 19, 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 18 OCTOBER 2017

  All India Radio News Summary: 18 OCTOBER 2017   At least 74 persons killed and over 170 injured, in a series of suicide attacks by Taliban in Afghanistan In Afghanistan Taliban targeted police compounds and government facilities. Suicide bombers and gunmen stormed a police training centre and killed 41 people, including 20 police personnel, in the eastern city of...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 October 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 October 2017   Paper 2: Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   GM cotton grown in 8.5 lakh ha, illegal market is Rs 472 crore   Delhi-based South Asia Biotechnology Centre (SABC) has claimed that the illegal market of the herbicide tolerant (HT) genetically...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 19 October 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 19 October 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:   Role of women; Social empowerment (Paper-2 topic too) 1) Social Media campaigns can raise voices but have limited actionability. With reference to the Me Too campaign, examine how can social media campaigns be...