QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 28 September 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 28 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 Daily Current Affairs, 28 September 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 28 September 2017   Paper 1:   Topic: Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.   Karnataka anti-superstition Bill The Karnataka Cabinet has cleared the much-delayed and debated Karnataka Prevention and Eradication of Inhuman Evil Practices and Black Magic Bill, 2017, popularly known as the anti-superstition Bill. The Bill, if …

Insights into Editorial: Solving the food problems with more research

Insights into Editorial: Solving the food problems with more research Context: As the second goal of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals says: “End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture.” The world’s population is booming. According to estimates, the global population is likely to exceed 9 billion by 2050, with 5 …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 28 September 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 28 September 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:  Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc 1) Differentiate between earthquake magnitude and intensity. How does the modern magnitude scale work? How are large earthquakes …

5) India not joining the  Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction will be an injustice to all its children and parents. Critically comment.

Topic:  Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections 5) India not joining the  Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction will be an injustice to all its children and parents. Critically comment. (200 Words) The Indian Express

2) Empowerment and emancipation are twin goals to secure dignity for transgenders. Comment, with special focus on measures needed to taken by respective states to assist in the transformation.

Topic:  Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections 2) Empowerment and emancipation are twin goals to secure dignity for transgenders. Comment, with special focus on measures needed to taken by respective states to assist in the transformation. (200 Words) The Hindu