Monthly Archive: May 2018

PRELIMS BOOSTER 2018: Capped langur and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (North Atlantic Alliance)

PRELIMS BOOSTER 2018 Capped langur and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (North Atlantic Alliance) Capped langur Vulnerable – IUCN Schedule I of the Indian Wildlife (Protection) Act Appendix I in CITES primate in the family Cercopithecidae   Habitat subtropical or tropical dry forests. Range : found in Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, China, India, and Myanmar   Threats human alteration of habitat — jhum...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 May 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 May 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.   Special Category Status for Bihar   Context: CM Nitish Kumar has appealed for Special Category Status for Bihar. He has highlighted various issues impeding Bihar’s development and...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,31 May 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 31 May 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...

ANTHROPOLOGY STRATEGY (Marks 339, CSE-2017): By Sachin Gupta Rank – 3 UPSC CSE-2017, Part-1

  ANTHROPOLOGY STRATEGY (Marks – 339, CSE-2017) By Sachin Gupta Rank – 3 UPSC CSE-2017 Part-1     Hello friends, I am sorry for the huge delay in posting this article. This is my third Article in the series and here we would be focusing on “Strategy for Anthropology”. I have got 311( CSE-2016) and 339 ( CSE-2017) in consecutive...