Daily Archive: November 2, 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 01 NOVEMBER 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 01 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...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 02 November 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 02 November 2017   GS3 Topic: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices   CCEA gives nod to Rs10,000 crore SBA for fertiliser subsidy Govt gave ex-post facto clearance to implementation of the Special Banking Arrangement (SBA) of Rs10,000 crore for payment of outstanding claims of fertiliser companies towards fertiliser subsidy...

Insights into Editorial: There can be no solution under the shadow of the gun: Dineshwar Sharma

Insights into Editorial: There can be no solution under the shadow of the gun: Dineshwar Sharma. Context: The special representative will initiate dialogue in Kashmir on what led to unrest in the Valley and the way forward. On October 23, Home Minister announced the appointment of former Intelligence Bureau (IB) chief Dineshwar Sharma as a special representative to “initiate” and...

All India Radio News Summary: 01 NOVEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 01 NOVEMBER 2017 Competition Commission of India finds conduct of major associations of cinema artists and producers in contravention of Competition Act. Fair trade regulator, the Competition Commission of India, CCI has directed two film employee groupings, their affiliates and three film producers’ associations to cease and desist from anti-competitive business practices. The directive has...

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 02 November 2017

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 02 November 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. Secure Synopsis will be posted on regular basis from next week. General Studies – 1;     Topic:   Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.  1) Discuss the salient features...