Category: CURRENT EVENTS

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 November 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Rani Lakshmibai- related facts, overview of 1857 revolt and Doctrine of Lapse.   Context: November 19 is the birth...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 November 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women related issues.   Maternity Benefit Act What to study? For Prelims: Maternity Benefit Act- key features. For Mains: Significance of the act and challenges in its implementation, what needs to be done?   Context: In a bid to encourage employers, especially in the private sector, to implement the...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 November 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   Himalayan State Regional Council   What to study? For Prelims: About the council, objectives,...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 November 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Rs 75 commemorative coin to mark anniversary of Tricolour hoisting by Bose What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Features of the commemorative coin, flag hoisting by Bose, its significance,...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 November 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   Leadership for Academicians Program (LEAP)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of the program. Context: The government has launched Leadership for Academicians Programme (LEAP) for higher education...