Insights Daily Current Events, 19 September 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 19 September 2015 Archives Paper 2 Topic: Responsibilities of various constitutional bodies. EC clears PM’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’ tomorrow The Election Commission has given the go-ahead to the airing of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s upcoming ‘Mann ki Baat’ programme, provided nothing is said that may be construed as inducement to voters …

Insights Daily Current Events, 15 September 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 15 September 2015 Archives QUIZ Paper 3 Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. World Bank ranks Gujarat as most investor-friendly State Aiming to enhance the country’s image as a friendly investment destination, the government along with World Bank has released a state-wise …

Insights Daily Current Events, 11 September 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 11 September 2015 Archives Paper 1 Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues. PM salutes Freedom Fighter Bagha Jatin, on the centenary of his martyrdom The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has saluted Freedom Fighter Bagha Jatin, on the …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 10 September 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 10 September  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 10 September  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …

Insights Daily Current Events, 08 September 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 08 September 2015 Archives Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability. ‘PAC needs more teeth and transparency’ The chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, on the eve of a two-day conference of PAC chiefs of legislatures, said that PAC needs more teeth and greater transparency in its functioning. …

Insights Daily Current Events, 07 September 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 07 September 2015 Archives Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability. Three model ration shops on anvil in Tiruchi district To enhance the customer satisfaction, the Co-operative Department of Tamil Nadu state government has planned to set up three model ration shops in rural areas of Tiruchi district. …

Insights Daily Current Events, 01 September 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 01 September 2015 Archives Paper 3 Topic: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. Railways on a zero-accident mission Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu recently told that the Railways will shortly launch a zero-accident mission. What is it? It is a mission which envisages renewal of tracks, more railway bridges, better signalling …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 20 July 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 20 July 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 20 July  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …

COMPILATIONS: Insights Secure – 2015 – Questions and Answers- June 29 to July 4

COMPILATIONS Insights Secure – 2015 – Questions and Answers- June 29 to July 4 We will be uploading compilations of previous weeks in coming days. (Within this week). Till May – 9 we had uploaded them here. In this post we are posting compilations of the previous week (June 29 to July 4). Click the …

Insights Daily Current Events, 12 June 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 11 June 2015 ARCHIVES   Bimal Roy, statistical institute chief, sacked Accusing him of indiscipline and expressing apprehension that he may indulge in acts of administrative and financial impropriety, the ministry of statistics and programme implementation has removed Bimal Roy as director of Indian Statistical Institute (ISI). He was conferred with …

INSIGHTS CURRENT EVENTS – 15 September 2015

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Mars Curiosity rover reaches its primary destination After more than two years of touching down on Mars, NASA’s Curiosity rover has finally reached the foothills of Mount Sharp, the primary destination it was designed to explore. Mount Sharp is a Mount-Rainier-size mountain at the centre of the vast Gale Crater and the …

Insights Daily Current Events , November 02, 2013

ARCHIVES November 02, 2013 NATIONAL Social media/Net Governance, an instrument of Good Governance Communications and IT Minister Kapil Sibal has recently launched his website. He has now joined a small but growing list of high profile politicians who have decided to engage with their constituencies in cyberspace. The website would be used to engage with …