Insights Daily Current Events, 18 November 2014

…. Insights Daily Current Events, 18 November 2014 Hand-in-Hand It is a joint training exercise between Indian and Chinese army. Aim: Getting acquainted with each other’s procedures in Counter terrorism. Why is it Important? It enhances the confidence and trust between the two armies, which may be called upon to grapple with anti-terrorism operations even …

Regarding the News about Age and Attempts Reduction for Civil Services Aspirants

On April 28th, 2014 a document related to decisions taken by the Government on Second Administrative Reforms Commission’s recommendations, was uploaded on the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) website (It’s a department under the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions which is  headed by the Prime Minister of India) The particular document which …

[UPSC Mains-2014] Insights Secure Questions on Current Events, 18 November 2014

ARCHIVES 18 November 2014 Answer the following questions in about 200 words: 1) It is argued that India needs to either increase or convert existing diesel-based power plants into LNG-based ones. Examine why. Business Standard 2) An experts’ panel, headed by Vijay C Kelkar recently made recommendations on petroleum reforms. Write a note on important recommendations of the …