Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   MADHAVPUR MELA Context: Ministry of Culture is organizing the Madhavpur Mela in Madhavpur Ghed, District …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Rajya Sabha elections Context: Elections for 25 Rajya Sabha seats were held recently.   …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2017 Context: Parliament has passed the Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   National Cultural Audiovisual Archives (NCAA)   Context: National Cultural Audiovisual Archives (NCAA) project of the …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 20 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 20 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   ‘Adopt a Heritage Project’ Context: Letter of Intent has been issued to 24 agencies for …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA)   Context: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given its approval for …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian art and culture.   Nabakalebar festival Context: Commemorative coins in denominations of ₹10 and ₹1000 have been released on Lord Jagannath’s Nabakalebar festival.   About Nabakalebar festival: The Nabakalebara is an ancient ritual …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   No confidence motion Context: The YSR Congress has proposed a no-confidence motion against the …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women related issues.   LaQshya programme Context: The Union Health Ministry has announced the launch of LaQshya, a programme aimed at improving quality of care in labour room and maternity operation theatre.   About …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems (ASICS) Context: The fifth edition of the Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems (ASICS) by Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy has …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   80:20 gold scheme Context: The government has announced that it will review the circumstances under …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc.   Geomagnetic storm Context: There were reports that Earth will be hit by a massive magnetic storm on March 18. However, National Oceanic …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) Context: European Investment Bank (EIB) and Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) Ltd. have signed a loan agreement for a second …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Karnataka govt. unveils State flag Context: Karnataka government has unveiled the State flag for …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 09 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 09 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women related issues.   Women Entrepreneurship Platform Context: NITI Aayog has launched the Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP), on the occasion of International Women’s Day.   About the Women Entrepreneurship Platform: Aim: The initiative is …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 08 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Insights Daily Current Affairs, 08 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Social empowerment.   #YesIBleed Campaign Context: The government has launched the #YesIBleed menstrual hygiene campaign.   What is it? “#Yes I Bleed” aims to create a holistic approach to the issue of menstruation, …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 07 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Insights Daily Current Affairs, 07 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Animal Welfare Board of India Context: The headquarters of the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has been shifted from Chennai to Haryana’s Ballabhgarh for “better …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 06 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 06 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   6th editon of India by the Nile festival Context: Sixth edition of the India by …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 05 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 05 March 2018 Paper 1: Topic: Role of women and women’s organization.   India’s falling sex ratio What is Sex Ratio at Birth (SRB)? The SRB is the number of girls born for every 1,000 boys. What’s the concern now? A …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 03 March 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 03 March 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Kuthiyottam ritual Context: The Kerala State Commission for the Protection of Child Rights has registered …