Category: CURRENT EVENTS

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 May 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 May 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Sadharan Brahmo Samaj   Context: Sadharan Brahmo Samaj (SBS), the party funded by Rabindranath Tagore’s father in the initial years, has entered into a legal battle with the West Bengal...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 May 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 May 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Lalit Kala Akademi Context: President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed Mumbai-based sculptor Uttam Pacharne the chairman of Lalit Kala Akademi.   Lalit Kala Akademi: The Lalit Kala Akademi or National...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 May 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 May 2018   Paper 1: Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Swachh Survekshan 2018 Context: The Swachh Survekshan 2018 results have been announced. It was organized by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), under the aegis of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban), assessed...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 May 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 May 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Issues related to health.   Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)   Context: The Union Cabinet has approved setting up of a new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Deoghar, Jharkhand under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY).   Significance: The setting up of new AIIMS...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 May 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 May 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes.   Atal Pension Yojana Context: Atal Pension Yojana has added over 1 crore subscribers since its launch in May 2015, the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) said recently....