Category: CURRENT EVENTS

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 October 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 October 2017   Paper 2: Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   GM cotton grown in 8.5 lakh ha, illegal market is Rs 472 crore   Delhi-based South Asia Biotechnology Centre (SABC) has claimed that the illegal market of the herbicide tolerant (HT) genetically...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 October 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 October 2017   Paper 1: Topic: Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Campaign on ‘women for women’: #IamThatWoman   In an attempt to end Gender bias in women against women, the Ministry of Women and Child Development is undertaking...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 October 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 October 2017   Paper 1: Topic: poverty and developmental issues.   Universal social security plan   In an attempt to improve the life of the extremely poor people of India, the government has drafted a Rs 1.2 lakh crore plan to provide universal social security coverage for the poorest people of the country. About...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 October 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 October 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Karnataka needs its own flag   Chief minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah has once again invoked Kannada pride, saying the government is firm on Karnataka having a state flag....

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 October 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 October 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   IWAI raises Rs660 crore through bonds   The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has raised Rs660 crore through a bond sale to finance the development of national waterways. It is the second time that the authority has raised money through...