Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 9 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK), consider the following statements The RKSK programme defines an adolescent as a person within 10-19 years of age, in urban and rural areas, includes both girls and boys This program addresses all health needs of adolescents except conditions such as mental …

Insights Daily Current Events, November 06, 2013

ARCHIVES November 06, 2013 NATIONAL It’s for Centre to decide on opinion polls: Election Commission The Election Commission (EC) has deferred the matter regarding ‘ban on opinion polls’ and has instead asked the Centre Govt. to take a call on this matter. At present, the ban on displaying election material, including election survey results — …

Insights Daily Current Events, October 28, 2013

ARCHIVES October 28, 2013 NATIONAL Kashmiris observe Black Day Even as United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon offered to facilitate a dialogue between India and Pakistan, there were protests all over the city, as people observed Black Day, demanding that Kashmiris be allowed their “right of self-determination.” Kashmiris throughout the world observe October 27 as Black …

Insights Daily Current Events October 23, 2013

DOWNLOAD PDF NATIONAL Southern grid gets first flow from Kudankulam The first 1,000-MWe unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) was synchronised with the southern regional grid. The first reactor generated 75MWe and gradually notched up 160 MWe. Subsequently, it was successfully transmitted to the southern grid. The power will be further raised to …

Insights Daily Current Events Day – 3 (October 13, 2013)

DOWNLOAD PDF NATIONAL A plea for reinstating the Shah Panel The Shah Commission will be prematurely dismantled even before its investigations will be completed on October 16th, 2013. Earlier the commission was extended twice – in 2012 and early 2013. This has led to widespread protests across the country especially the tribal areas. The tribal …

Insights Daily Current Events Day-2 (October 12, 2013)

DOWNLOAD PDF NATIONAL Group of Ministers (GoM) on Telangana issue The Group of Ministers (GoM), presided over by the Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde was setup to “discuss the approach and methodology” to be adopted for the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and creation of Telangana. The GoM would take the opinion of stakeholders on all important …

Insights Secure – 2014: Questions On Current Events Day – 8

Questions From The Hindu – 08/10/2013 Front Page 1. “Maldives is experiencing a series of political uncertainties in its quest for strong democracy.” Comment.(200 Words) Link 2. Mukul Mudgal Committee (50 Words) Link Opinion Page 3. “On one hand Pakistan appears to be stabilizing because of stable transition of power in political and military circles, …