Daily Archive: December 21, 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 20 DECEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 20 DECEMBER 2017 Lok Sabha has passed the Central Road Fund (Amendment) Bill, 2017 The Lok Sabha has passed the Central Road Fund (Amendment) Bill, 2017 by voice vote. The Bill amends the Central Road Fund Act which regulates the Fund that is credited with the cess collected on high speed diesel oil and petrol....

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 December 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 December 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   India’s first National Rail and Transportation University at Vadodara Context: The Union Cabinet has approved the Ministry of Railways’ transformative initiative to set up the first ever National Rail and Transport University (NRTU) in Vadodara to skill its human resources and...

Insights MINDMAPS: “North Korea Crisis” and “Transforming India’s Green Revolution by Research and Empowerment for Sustainable food Supplies (TIGR2ESS)”.

Insights MINDMAPS: “North Korea Crisis” and “Transforming India’s Green Revolution by Research and Empowerment for Sustainable food Supplies (TIGR2ESS)”. North Korea Crisis Transforming India’s Green Revolution by Research and Empowerment for Sustainable food Supplies (TIGR2ESS) North Korea Crisis   Transforming India’s Green Revolution by Research and Empowerment for Sustainable food Supplies (TIGR2ESS)  

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 09 DECEMBER 2017

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 09 DECEMBER 2017 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the same time gives you extra points in the form of background information. General Studies – 1...

Insights into Editorial: Reconsider the Rules

Insights into Editorial: Reconsider the Rules   Context: Earlier this year, a judgment by the Uttarakhand High Court, stating that Ganga and Yamuna rivers are “living entities”, captured the national imagination. It is worth noting that wetlands, the other major water-based ecosystem apart from rivers, are at a moment of policy transition in the country. This year, a new legal...