Category: CURRENT AFFAIRS

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 August 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 August 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Interlinking of Rivers What to study? For Prelims: ILR- approved projects and their brief overview. For Mains: Need for and significance of interlinking of rivers.   Context: 15th Meeting of...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 20 August 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 20 August 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Government policies and issues related to health.   Health policies to cover mental illness   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017. For Mains: Need for inclusion of mental illness under health policies, mental health- concerns, challenges and need for awareness generation.  ...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 August 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 August 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   11th World Hindi Conference   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key facts on World Hindi Conference and its significance.   Context: 11th World Hindi Conference is being held...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 August 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 August 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Global Liveability Index What to study? For Prelims: Features of the Global Liveability Index, rankings of various countries, Indian Cities in the list. For Mains: Significance of the index and what makes cities more...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 August 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 August 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women and women related issues.   Kanyashree scheme What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the Scheme, UN Public awards. For Mains: Significance and performance of the scheme.   Context: West Bengal government has announced that there would not be any ceiling for a family’s annual earnings to...