Daily Archive: December 11, 2017

Insights Core Batch 2018 – Schedule and Registration Form Details

Dear Aspirants, Registration Form for Insights Core Batch 2018 Entrance Test is made available in the Dashboard menu of Insights Test Series Website www.insightsias.com / www.offline.insightsias.com. Only those who are willing to come to Vijayanagar, Bangalore to write the entrance test and if selected to complete three month core batch program( January to March) and mains test series (After Prelims...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 December 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 December 2017   GS Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. BODHI PARVA Context: India is hosting the 2017 edition of “Bodhi Parva: BIMSTEC Festival of Buddhist Heritage” in New Delhi as part of celebrations of 20th Anniversary of BIMSTEC....

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 10 DECEMBER 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 10 DECEMBER 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: Unable to see the bamboo for the trees

Insights into Editorial: Unable to see the bamboo for the trees Context: Centre promulgated Indian Forest (Amendment) Ordinance to encourage bamboo cultivation in non-forest areas.  Centre to “de-regulate” bamboo production by amending the definition of “trees” under the Indian Forest Act (IFA), 1927. The ordinance exempts bamboo grown in non-forest areas from the definition of tree, thereby dispensing with the...

All India Radio News Summary: 09 DECEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 09 DECEMBER 2017 India joins Wassenaar Arrangement after completing formalities; India has joined the Wassenaar Arrangement after completing the internal procedures. India has become the arrangement’s 42nd participating State. This is the second diplomatic success for India for the membership of Export Control regimes after it became a member of MTCR in June last year....