Daily Archive: January 11, 2018

Insights into Editorial: The map of rural deprivation

Insights into Editorial: The map of rural deprivation   Context: With the Union Budget to be presented on February 1, it is vital for addressing rural distress through significantly higher allocations. The Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) informed us that ‘landlessness and dependence on manual casual labour for a livelihood are key deprivations facing rural families’, which make them...

All India Radio News Summary: 10 JANUARY 2018

All India Radio News Summary: 10 JANUARY 2018 Prime Minister interacts with leading economists and sectoral experts Prime Minister interacted with leading economists and the experts across sectors from all over the country at NITI Aayog. The select group of economists and sector experts have been invited by NITI Aayog for the deliberations with the Prime Minister on Economic Policy-...

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 10 JANUARY 2018

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 10 JANUARY 2018 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. Topic:  Salient features of Indian...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 January 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   National Youth Festival   Context: National Youth Festival is being celebrated on 12th January, that is, on the occasion of birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, the youth icon of India....

AIR Spotlight Summary on “E-Sansad & E-Vidhaan”

AIR Spotlight Summary on “E-Sansad & E-Vidhaan”   Introduction The 18thAll India Whips’ Conference rolled out e-Sansad and e-Vidhan in Parliament and State Legislatures to digitize and make their functioning paperless. The crucial issue of Efficient Functioning of Legislatures was deliberated by the Whips of Parliament and Legislatures and the Ministers of Parliamentary Affairs of various States during the Conference. E-Sansad and...