Daily Archive: April 26, 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 April 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 April 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Zonal Council Context: The 23rd meeting of the Western Zonal Council was recently held at Gandhinagar, Gujarat and the Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh chaired the meeting.   What are zonal councils? Zonal councils have been established by the Parliament to...

Insights into Editorial : Creation of Defence Planning Committee: A Step towards Credible Defence Preparedness

Insights into Editorial : Creation of Defence Planning Committee: A Step towards Credible Defence Preparedness   Introduction: India is probably the only large country in the world which is overwhelmingly dependent on external sources for its defence requirements. India remains the world’s largest weapons importer over a five-year period according to latest report of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute...

PRELIMS BOOSTERS – 2018: Sarus crane (Antigone antigone) and IBSA (India, Brazil, South Africa)

PRELIMS BOOSTERS – 2018 Sarus crane (Antigone antigone) and IBSA (India, Brazil, South Africa) Sarus crane (Antigone antigone) Vulnerable (VU) — IUCN state bird of Uttar Pradesh largest known flocks —  Keoladeo National Park non-migratory crane tallest of the flying birds name — Sanskrit word sarasa for the “lake bird”, CITES Appendix II Habitat inhabit open wet and dry grasslands,...

EXCLUSIVE: Insights SOCIAL ISSUES Revision Module for UPS Civil Services Preliminary Exam -2018

          .  SOCIAL ISSUES Insights Revision Module for UPS Civil Services Preliminary Exam -2018   This revision module covers important SOCIAL ISSUES related current affairs that are important for Prelims – 2018.  Hope you are revising all previous modules. You can download other revision modules HERE. Also keep following revision timetable regularly.  Revise at least TWO times...