Daily Archive: May 30, 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,30 May 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 30 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...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 May 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 May 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   NCDRC   Context: Former Supreme Court judge Justice R K Agrawal has been appointed the President of the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC).   About NCDRC: The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC), India is a quasi-judicial commission in India which...

Insights into Editorial: Natural capital in the 21st century

Insights into Editorial: Natural capital in the 21st century   Context of Natural Capital in India: A few years ago, India suffered a cost of $550 billion, about 8.5% of GDP, due to air pollution, according to a World Bank report. The cost of externalities such as water pollution and land degradation were possibly far higher. Through commodity exports, we...

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 30 MAY 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 30 MAY 2018 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  LIST of TOPICS (Static) REVISION TIMETABLE FOR PRELIMS – 2018  Revision Tests General Studies – 1 TOPIC: Political philosophies like communism, Capitalism, socialism etc, their forms and effect on the society....

7) “Our republic and its press will rise and fall together”. (J Pulitzer) Comment.(250 words)

Topic– lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators 7) “Our republic and its press will rise and fall together”. (J Pulitzer) Comment.(250 words) Indian express Why this question Cobrapost sting has captured the imagination of the entire nation and lowered the image of media which was already down in the dumps. This calls into question...