Daily Archive: August 25, 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,25 August 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 25 August 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 not...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 25 August 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 25 August 2018   Paper 1: Topic: History of the world will include events from 18th century.   International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition What to study? For Prelims: What is Haitian revolution? For Mains: Causes, significance, impact and outcomes of the revolution.   Context: The United Nations’ International Day...

Insights into Editorial: Strengthening the federal link

Insights into Editorial: Strengthening the federal link State Finance Commissions (SFC): The State Finance Commission (SFC) is a unique institution created by the 73rd and 74th Constitutional Amendments (CAs) to rationalise and systematise State/sub-State-level fiscal relations in India Its primary task is to rectify growing horizontal imbalances in the delivery of essential public services to citizens. But there has been...