Daily Archive: September 12, 2018

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 06 SEPTEMBER 2018

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 06 SEPTEMBER 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 – 2...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 September 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   HIV/AIDS Act, 2017   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the Act. For Mains: Significance and the need for legislation on this.   Context: The Ministry of Health...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 September 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 September 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 into Editorial: Cloudy forecast: on climate change

Insights into Editorial: Cloudy forecast: on climate change     Context: The conference of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change in Bangkok last week, that was to draft a rulebook for the Paris Agreement ahead of a crucial international conference in Poland in December, ran into predictable difficulties over the issue of raising funds to help poorer nations. Some...