Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 Aug 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 Aug 2017   Paper 1:   Topic: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc., geographical features and their location- changes in critical geographical features (including water-bodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. The largest volcanic region on Earth   …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 15 August 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  15 August  2017 Archives The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2017. It is not …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 August 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 August 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;   Topic:  Role of women; Social empowerment 1) A 2015 study by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry and EY suggested that 36% of Indian companies and 25% of …

4) Critically comment on the provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 (POCSO Act) and the marital rape exception under the IPC that deal with sexual violence against children.

Topic:  Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   4) Critically comment on the provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 (POCSO Act) and the marital rape exception under the IPC that deal with sexual violence against children. (200 Words) The Hindu

1) A 2015 study by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry and EY suggested that 36% of Indian companies and 25% of multinational corporations in India were not compliant with the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013. Examine the causes of non-compliance.

Topic:  Role of women; Social empowerment 1) A 2015 study by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry and EY suggested that 36% of Indian companies and 25% of multinational corporations in India were not compliant with the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013. Examine the causes of non-compliance. …