Monthly Archive: November 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 30 NOVEMBER 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 30 NOVEMBER 2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 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 2018. It is...

Insights into Editorial: A neutral Internet

Insights into Editorial: A neutral Internet   Context: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) finally came out with clear guidelines in favour of Net neutrality that are consistent with its earlier stand on Facebook’s Free Basics proposal. After consultation papers issued in May 2016 and this January, the regulator reiterated that there cannot be discriminatory treatment of websites on the...

Insights into Editorial: Childhood foregone

Insights into Editorial: Childhood foregone Context: Two years after governments set a 2025 target to end child labour, delegates from 100 nations at a recent conference in Buenos Aires were told that they will miss the deadline. The implication is also that realising the objective could take well over 20 years after the expiry of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals...

All India Radio News Summary: 29 NOVEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 29 NOVEMBER 2017 Prime Minister calls entrepreneurs from across the globe to invest in India; Prime Minister has called upon world entrepreneurs to invest in India and be part of its growth story. He said the Government has taken several initiatives to create environment of transparent policies to provide a level playing field for entrepreneurship...