Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 December 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 December 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger.   NITI Aayog launches the National Index for Performance on Health Outcomes   NITI Aayog has launched the National Index for …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 October 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 October 2016   Paper 3 Topic: Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country, different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology in the aid of farmers.   Central assistance for 99 prioritized irrigation …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 October 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 October 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.   Pakistan warns India against breaching Indus Water Treaty   Amid reports that India might revisit the key Indus Water Treaty, Pakistan has warned “appropriate action” if …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 October 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 October 2016   Paper 3 Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Report on Palaeo Channel of North West India   The government has released a Report on Palaeo Channel of North West India.   What are Palaeochannels? They are remnant of once active rivers/streams …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 August 2016

      Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 August 2016   Paper 1 Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   DoNER (Ministry Of Development Of North Eastern Region, North East India) Minister Remembers Tirot Sing’s Contribution to Freedom Struggle   The sacrifices …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 09 August 2016

      Insights Daily Current Affairs, 09 August 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger.   MAA– a programme to promote breastfeeding   Government has launched National Breastfeeding Promotion Programme– MAA (mothers’ absolute affection) to …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 July 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 July 2016 Paper-2:  Issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, Mahadayi: Karnataka bandh may hit life today   The Mahadayi water-sharing dispute has the states of Goa, Maharashtra and Karnataka vying for water from the Mahadayi river River Mahadayi Mahadayi, the west-flowing inter-state river in the Western …

Insights Daily Current Events, 21 May 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 21 May 2016 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. Centre sets up panel to relook defence spend The government has appointed a committee of experts to recommend measures to enhance …

Insights Daily Current Events, 13 February 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 13 February 2016 Archives   Paper 3 Topic: Disaster management. Review of Progress of Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) The centre recently reviewed the progress of Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP). Focusing on the need for continuous improvement in the capacities of implementing agencies (IAs) about 44 trainings have …

Insights Daily Current Events, 03 November 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 03 November 2015 Archives Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. SC takes serious view of job scheme arrears The Supreme Court has sought the Centre’s response on a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition, alleging haphazard implementation …

Insights Daily Current Events, 26 August 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 26 August 2015 Archives ………………… Paper 1 Topic: Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India. Muslim population growth slows Recently released Census data show that India’s Muslim population is growing slower than it had in the previous decades, and its growth rate has slowed more sharply than that of the …