Daily Archive: October 17, 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 17 October 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,17 October 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 a...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 October 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 October 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women and related issues.   POCSO Act What to study? For Prelims: POCSO Act provisions. For Mains: Sexual abuse of children- prevention and need for stringent provisions.   Context: The government has clarified that there is no time bar on reporting crimes related to child sexual abuse. Survivors of...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 October 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,16 October 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 a...

Insights into Editorial: Helping the invisible hands of agriculture

Insights into Editorial: Helping the invisible hands of agriculture Context: Since 2017, October 15 is celebrated as Rashtriya Mahila Kisan Diwas in India. UN observed this day as International Day of Rural Women by the United Nations. In 2016, the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare decided to take the lead in celebrating the event, recognising the multidimensional role of...