Insights into Editorial: New strategy, old game: on Trump and Afghanistan

Insights into Editorial: New strategy, old game: on Trump and Afghanistan   Background: Afghanistan is experiencing political, social and security instability, with extremists taking advantage of the turmoil in the country. The United States and its allies launched a military operation in Afghanistan in 2001, just after the 9/11 terror attacks. The mission in Afghanistan ended in 2014. On January 1, 2015, NATO …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 September 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 September 2017   Paper 2:   Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   FSSAI launches online platform for food inspection, sampling To bring in transparency in food safety inspection and sampling, food regulator Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has put in place a nationwide online platform …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 September 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 12 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 …

All India Radio News Summary: 11 SEPTEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 11 SEPTEMBER 2017 Yuva Bharat Naya Bharat – a student leaders’ convention Prime Minister said, India’s standing at the global stage is rising due to people’s power. He was addressing a student leaders’ convention – Yuva Bharat Naya Bharat – He addressed students to mark the 125th anniversary of Swami …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 12 September 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 12 September 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:  Poverty and developmental issues 1) Inequality is a problem that deserves more public attention. What are the implications of inequality? How should India address inequality? Discuss. (200 Words) …

3) It is said that India’s partnership with Japan could be the cornerstone of a coalition to take on China’s economic, military might. How will this work out? Discuss.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests  3) It is said that India’s partnership with Japan could be the cornerstone of a coalition to take on China’s economic, military might. How will this work out? Discuss. (200 Words) The Indian Express