Daily Archive: November 22, 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 22 NOVEMBER 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 22 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, 22 November 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 November 2017   GS Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Manipur Sangai Festival 2017   Every year the State of Manipur celebrates the “Manipur Sangai Festival” from 21st to 30th November.     About the Sangai festival: What...

Insights into Editorial: Ripe for intervention

Insights into Editorial: Ripe for intervention   Context: Yemen was already reeling from a humanitarian catastrophe when Saudi Arabia imposed a land, sea and air blockade on the country earlier this month. The poorest Arab nation has now plunged into further crisis, with the UN warning of “the largest famine the world has seen for many decades” there if the...

Insights into Editorial: Pacific Ocean’s 11: on TPP without U.S.

Insights into Editorial: Pacific Ocean’s 11: on TPP without U.S.   Context: In a major breakthrough, trade ministers from 11 Pacific Rim countries said they reached a deal to proceed with the free-trade Trans-Pacific Partnership deal that was in doubt after US President abandoned it. The revival of the Trans-Pacific Partnership minus the U.S. opens opportunities for India. TPP in...