Insights Daily Current Affairs, 01 February 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 01 February 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Medaram Jatara Context: The four-day ‘Sammakka – Saralamma Jatara’ at Medaram in Telangana has begun. …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 January 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.   Tamil Nadu Rural Transformation Project   Context: India and the World Bank …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 January 2018   Paper 2: Topic: pressure groups and formal/informal associations and their role in the Polity.   “Res extra commercium”   Context: To curb the $11 billion tobacco industry’s legal right to trade, the government, for the first …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 29 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 29 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Role of women and women’s organization.   Stree Swabhiman Initiative Context: Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has announced an initiative by common services centres (CSCs) on women’s health and hygiene. The initiative is …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 27 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 27 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Chhau dance Context: A traditional Indian Chhau dance show will be staged at National Palace …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 26 January 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.   Republic Day 2018 India is celebrating its 69th Republic Day this year. Republic day in India is celebrated every year on …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 25 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 25 January 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders.   Anganwadi Services Training Programme Context: The government has launched the Management Information …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues.   ‘Reward Work, Not Wealth’ report A report titled ‘Reward Work, Not Wealth’ has been released by the international rights group Oxfam. The report reveals how …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian sub-continent); factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Government names nine new smart cities Government has named nine new smart cities. The number of cities picked under the project now stands at 99. The nine …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 20 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 20 January 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies.   Election Commission recommends disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs   The Election Commission has recommended that 20 MLAs of the Aam …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues.   Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) Context: Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) has crossed one crore mark in antenatal check-ups. The programme …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 January 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA)   Context: NPPA has fixed/revised ceiling prices/retail prices of 33 formulations under Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 2013.   Background: NPPA fixes ceiling …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.   Haj subsidy   Context: The government has abolished the subsidy being given to Haj pilgrims every year. The government said it will use the subsidy …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Purandara Dasa Context: There is much speculation about where Purandara Dasa, regarded as the pitamaha …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav-2018   Context: To celebrate the idea of unity in diversity, the Ministry …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 13 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Indian harvest festivals Context: The Harvest season is on and festivities have gripped the nation …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 January 2018   Paper 2: Topic: e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential.   SFOORTI Application What is it? To help plan the traffic flows and optimize freight operations, Ministry of Railways have launched Smart Freight Operation Optimisation & Real …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 11 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   National Youth Festival   Context: National Youth Festival is being celebrated on 12th January, that …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 January 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Madhubani paintings Context: The folk painting of Madhubani will soon be seen decorating the walls …