Daily Archive: November 14, 2017

Insights into Editorial: Why ABBA must go: on Aadhaar

Insights into Editorial: Why ABBA must go: on Aadhaar Context: The public distribution system (PDS) and its disbursal of rations to the poor have come under the scanner in Jharkhand after three persons died recently, allegedly owing to lack of food. On September 28, Santoshi Kumari, an 11-year-old from Simdega district, died. Her mother, Koyli Devi, said the child died of hunger...

The Big Picture – Will Apathy of Rich Nations Derail Climate Action?

The Big Picture – Will Apathy of Rich Nations Derail Climate Action?   16 out of 25 analyzed that major Carbon emitting countries and regions are not on track to achieve the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) targets they have set for themselves on greenhouse gas emissions, as per a new study. The countries had promised to implement policies to reduce...

All India Radio News Summary: 13 NOVEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 13 NOVEMBER 2017 Prime Minister says, government aims to make India a global manufacturing hub; Prime Minister is participating in the opening ceremony of the ASEAN Summit in the Philippines’ capital Manila.   India’s participation in the annual ASEAN Summits has been upgraded as a strategic partner since 2012. India has been associated with this key...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 November 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 November 2017   GS Paper 2: Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   India Youth Development Index and Report 2017     Context: The Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, an Institute of National Importance has come out with...