Insights into Editorial: At The Half-way Mark – Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM)

  At The Half-way Mark –  Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) Summary: India is midway into the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM). Since its inception on October 2, 2014, the ministries of Urban Development and Drinking Water and Sanitation have been spearheading the programme, with implementation happening at the state level. The Swachh Bharat Mission was launched …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 03 August 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  03 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 …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 August 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 August 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;   Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.  1) According to a new study, nearly 60,000 farmer …

2) Critically evaluate the role of National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and the Union ministry of human resource development (MHRD) in improving quality of teacher education and training.

Topic:  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education, Human resources 2) Critically evaluate the role of National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and the Union ministry of human resource development (MHRD) in improving quality of teacher education and training. (200 Words) Livemint

1) According to a new study, nearly 60,000 farmer suicides in the last 30 years in India can be linked to global warming. Discuss relationship between India’s farm crisis with climate change.

Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.  1) According to a new study, nearly 60,000 farmer suicides in the last 30 years in India can be linked to global warming. Discuss relationship between India’s farm crisis with climate change. (200 Words) …

Insights into editorial: Cryptocurrencies and the Regulators Dilemma

  Cryptocurrencies and the Regulators Dilemma   Summary: Widely seen as a disruption for the traditional banking and financial institutions, cryptocurrencies have gained significant traction over the last half a decade, at the same time creating a regulatory nightmare for banking regulators across the globe. At present, there are around 969 cryptocurrencies in existence across …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 02 Aug 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 02 Aug 2017   Paper 2: Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   Inadequate breastfeeding may drain Indian economy of USD 14bn   The Global Breastfeeding Scorecard, a new report by the UN Childrens Fund (UNICEF) and WHO in collaboration with …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 02 August 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  02 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 …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 02 August 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 02 August 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;   Topic: Role of women; Social empowerment 1) The Supreme Court on July 27, 2017, in the matter of Rajesh Sharma and Ors v State of UP and Anr, delivered a …

CASE STUDY: Looking back what attitudinal changes you think would have helped your father to behave well with his family? Looking at present, how will you make sure that your family doesn’t suffer the same fate as yours did?

Topic: Attitude: content, structure, function 9) Your father is a police officer. You have noticed that his behaviour at home is rude and he always seems to be restless. There were occasions when he used to beat you and also sometimes your mother. Childhood for you was difficult thanks to strictness expected by your father …