Insights Daily Current Affairs, 27 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 27 September 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.   Supreme Court allows live streaming of cases   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features of the …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 September 2018   Paper 1: Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Ease of Living index What to study? For Prelims: Performance of various states. For Mains: Ease of Living index and its significance.   Context: Ease of Living index has …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 25 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 25 September 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act.   Decriminalisation of politics What to study? For Prelims: Salient features of RPA. For Mains: Criminalisation of politics- concerns, challenges and solutions.   Context: The Supreme Court has asked the Parliament to make a law to …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 September 2018 Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: About the Sabha, its objectives, significance.   Context: The President of India, Shri …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 September 2018   Paper 1: Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Multidimensional Poverty Index 2018   What to study? For Prelims: MPI- key facts, India’s performance. For Mains: Key findings of the report, multidimensional poverty- global and country level challenges, …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 September 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Issues related to women.   Portals to strengthen Women Safety launched   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of portals launched. For Mains: Issues and challenges involved in women safety.   Context: The government has launched two portals to strengthen Women Safety: Cyber …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 September 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Defence Acquisition Council (DAC)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: DAC- composition and functions, significance.   Context: DAC has approved Procurement of Equipment Worth Rs 9,100 Crores.   DAC has approved procurement of- Akash Missile …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 September 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Govt proposes to merge Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank and Bank of Baroda What to study? For Prelims: Which three banks are being merged? For Mains: …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 September 2018   Paper 1: Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ movement What to study? For Prelims: Basic facts on Swachhata Hi Seva movement and Swachh Bharat Mission. For Mains: Significance and performance of SBM, shortcomings and …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 September 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women and related issues.   Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) What to study? For Prelims: Key features of PMMVY. For Mains: Significance of the mission and the need for it.   Context: Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) recently marked the anniversary of …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 September 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   District Disability Rehabilitation Centre (DDRC) What to study? For …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 September 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   World Hindu Congress (WHC) What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key facts on WHC and significance of these conferences, Parliament of World Religions in Chicago.   Context: The second …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 07 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 07 September 2018   Paper 1: Topic: History of the world will include events from 18th century such as industrial revolution, world wars, redrawing of national boundaries, colonization, decolonization, political philosophies like communism, capitalism, socialism etc.- their forms and effect on the society.   Battle of Haifa What to study? For …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 05 September 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 05 September 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women and related issues.   International Women Entrepreneurs Summit   What to study? For Prelims: International Women Entrepreneurs Summit- key facts, SAWDF. For Mains: Significance and outcomes of the summit, Challenges faced by women entrepreneurs.   Context: The International Women Entrepreneurs Summit 2018 is …