Daily Archive: February 16, 2018

Insights Daily Debates: Issues that Matter – 5 (Bank privatization will address the issue of moral hazard of the government)

      . Insights Daily Debates Issues that Matter – 5 ARCHIVES What’s this Initiative? Click Here   Bank privatization will address the issue of moral hazard of the government, hence it’s the best way forward for banking reforms   Why is banking reforms extremely important today? Is privatisation better than mergers? Why should government have lesser say in...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 February 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 February 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Smart museums to give ‘virtual’ tours and 3D view of rare artifacts   Context: Centre for Development for Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Pune, has developed a software named “Jatan” and “Darshak”...

AIR spotlight summary on “Government Proposal on PPF Accounts”.

AIR spotlight summary on “Government Proposal on PPF Accounts”.   Introduction The finance ministry has announced major changes in the Public Provident Fund Account laws. In order to remove existing ambiguities due to multiple Acts and rules for Small Saving Schemes and further strengthen the objective of “Minimum Government, Maximum Governance”, Government has proposed merger of Government Savings Certificates Act,...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 February 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 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...