Daily Archive: June 13, 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,13 June 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 13 June 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 into Editorial: Open data, open government

Insights into Editorial: Open data, open government Introduction: The application of data and their assimilation with solving social problems, enabling better governance and powering elected governments to serve their citizens better is ushering in a new revolution. When Artificial Intelligence is coupled with open data, a real paradigm shift begins. With choice and information-sharing now redefining consumer behaviour, every company...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 June 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 June 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Swachh Iconic Places Context: The government has selected ten new iconic sites under Phase III of the flagship project Swachh Iconic Places (SIP) of the Swachh Bharat Mission.   Key facts: Phase I iconic places are: Ajmer Sharif Dargah, CST Mumbai, Golden...

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 11 JUNE 2018

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 11 JUNE 2018 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the same time gives you extra points in the form of background information. General Studies – 1...