Daily Archive: February 10, 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 10 February 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 10 February 2018 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 Daily Current Affairs, 10 February 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 February 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Role of women and women’s organization.   Swadhar Greh Scheme Context: Recently released government data shows that there are 559 Swadhar Greh presently functional in the country with 17231 beneficiaries.   About Swadhar Greh Scheme: The Swadhar scheme was launched by the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development...

MOTIVATION: Don’t Give Up Yet (Especially Looking at UPSC Civil Services Exam 2018 Notification)

  MOTIVATION Finally, UPSC civil service notification 2018 is out. The number of vacancies are less. There were 1291 vacancies in 2014 and this year it is 782. This must be depressing. Add to this the element of ‘uncertainty’ that this exam has (new cadre policy, 2017 Mains result etc). But, should you be worried? You must be thinking to...

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 10 February 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 10 February 2018 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1   Topic: Urbanisation – problems and remedies 1) Urbanization advances economic development, but it also poses major challenges, from managing congestion and pollution to ensuring that growth is inclusive and equitable. Does India have tools to overcome to overcome...

8) The dark secret at the heart of Indian society is that the decline of public morality is now mirrored by a shameful fall in ethics in the private sector. In the light of recent steep fall in India’s ranking in the Transparency International’s 2016 Corruption Perception Index, critically comment.

Topic:   Ethics in human actions 8) The dark secret at the heart of Indian society is that the decline of public morality is now mirrored by a shameful fall in ethics in the private sector. In the light of recent steep fall in India’s ranking in the Transparency International’s 2016 Corruption Perception Index, critically comment. (150 Words) The Indian Express