Tagged: insights current events

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 August 2016

      Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 August 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.   New steps to enhance transparency in Power Sector   In a bid to enhance transparency in power transmission sector of the...

Insights Daily Current Events, 22 July 2016

    Insights Daily Current Events, 22 July 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Joint dedication of the Petrapole Integrated Check Post (ICP)   The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina recently jointly inaugurated the Petrapole Integrated Check Post through...

Insights Daily Current Events, 13 June 2016

    Insights Daily Current Events, 13 June 2016   Paper 3 Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.   BSE unveils online system for Sovereign gold bond   BSE has unveiled an online bidding platform for sovereign gold bonds and begun conducting mock bidding sessions on the system. BSE has received...

Insights Daily Current Events, 12 July 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 12 July 2016   Paper 3 Topic: conservation. Kendrapada sheep gets rare status   ‘kuji mendha‘, a threatened breed of sheep found only in coastal Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara districts of Odisha has been conferred ‘rare and singular species‘ tag by the central government. The National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR) has accorded the genetic recognition....

Insights Daily Current Events, 11 July 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 11 July 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   Indian Captain Radhika Menon Is First Woman To Get Bravery At Sea Award   Captain Radhika Menon, first woman captain of the Indian Merchant Navy will receive IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea. The 2016 International Maritime Organisation...