Category: CURRENT AFFAIRS

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 October 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 October 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   LPG set to make Kerala the first smoke-free State   What to study? For Prelims: PMUY- features. For Mains: Significance of PMUY.   Context: Kerala is now set to become...

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...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 October 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 October 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary Ministries and Departments of the Government; pressure groups and formal/informal associations and their role in the Polity.   Special courts to try politicians What to study? For Prelims: States where special courts have been set up. For Mains: Need,...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 October 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 October 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women and related issues.   Justice Verma Committee   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Highlights and significance of Justice Verma committee recommendations.   Context: The Centre recently announced its plan to set up a panel of judges to look into the legal and institutional framework to curb...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 October 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 October 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.   Malaysian government decides to abolish capital punishment   What to study? For Prelims: About the abolishment. For Mains: Capital punishment- concerns, its effectiveness, challenges and need for abolition.   Context: The Malaysian Cabinet...