QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 11 September 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 11 September 2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 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 …

Insights into Editorial: The disaster next door: on the Rohingya issue

Insights into Editorial: The disaster next door: on the Rohingya issue Context: The Rohingya people are a Muslim minority group residing in the Rakhine state, formerly known as Arakan and are considered to be a variation of the Sunni religion. The Rohingya people are considered “stateless entities”, as the Myanmar government has been refusing to recognise them as one of the ethnic …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 September 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 September 2017   Paper 1:   Topic: Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Navika Sagar Parikrama Defence Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman recently flagged-off all-women crew of Navika Sagar Parikrama at the INS Mandovi naval training base …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 11 September 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 11 September 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues;  Poverty and developmental issues  1) What were the causes and …

6) India ranks first not only in the production and consumption of pulses, but also their import. Also the price and production of pulses keeps crashing affecting farmers. Why does this happen? What are the solutions? Examine.

Topic: Storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints 6) India ranks first not only in the production and consumption of pulses, but also their import. Also the price and production of pulses keeps crashing affecting farmers. Why does this happen? What are the solutions? Examine. (200 Words) The Indian Express

3) India’s record in addressing undernutrition is abysmal. With a stunting rate of 38.4%, India accounts for about a third of the world’s stunted children. Critically analyse the role of state governments in addressing the problem of undernutrition.

Topic: Issues relating to poverty and hunger 3) India’s record in addressing undernutrition is abysmal. With a stunting rate of 38.4%, India accounts for about a third of the world’s stunted children. Critically analyse the role of state governments in addressing the problem of undernutrition. (200 Words) Livemint