All India Radio News Summary: 22 OCTOBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 22 OCTOBER 2017 4th meeting of India-Bangladesh Joint Consultative Commission External Affairs Minister arrived in Dhaka a two-day visit to Bangladesh to participate in the 4th meeting of India-Bangladesh Joint Consultative Commission. The meeting will cover all important aspects of the bilateral relationship including security, trade, water, sub-regional connectivity, power, economic co-operation …

Insights Learning (I-Learning) TEST 11 : 08 – 15 OCTOBER, 2017

I-Learning Test 11 : 08 – 15 OCTOBER, 2017   Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project It is an international effort to build the world’s largest radio telescope. Importance: As one of the largest scientific endeavours in history, the SKA will bring together a wealth of the world’s finest scientists, engineers and policy makers to bring …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 October 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 October 2017   Paper 2: Topic: International Affairs   Japan PM Shinzo Abe’s ruling bloc likely to win the election   According to TV exit polls, Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party led coalition could likely be the winner in Sunday election bolstering Shinzo Abe’s chance of becoming the nation’s …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 23 October 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 23 October 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:   Role of women and women’s organization;   1) “As marriages in India come under the purview of personal laws, the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act (PCMA) stops short of …

2) Prior sanctions to prosecute allegations of corruption defy the intent of the legislation in current times as well as allow governments to further protect officials. Comment

 Topic:  Role of civil services in democracy; Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability,  2) Prior sanctions to prosecute allegations of corruption defy the intent of the legislation in current times as well as allow governments to further protect officials. Comment. (200 Words) The Hindu

1) “As marriages in India come under the purview of personal laws, the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act (PCMA) stops short of invalidating child marriage.” In the light of recent Supreme Court judgement criminalising sex with a child bride, discuss the statement.

Topic:   Role of women and women’s organization;   1) “As marriages in India come under the purview of personal laws, the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act (PCMA) stops short of invalidating child marriage.” In the light of recent Supreme Court judgement criminalising sex with a child bride, discuss the statement. (200 Words) The Indian Express