QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 NOVEMBER 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 16 NOVEMBER 2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz   The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 November 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 November 2017   Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Birsa Munda     Context: Birth anniversary of Birsa Munda was observed on November 15th. In recognition of his impact on the national movement, …

Insights into Editorial: On maternity benefits

Insights into Editorial: On maternity benefits Context: The amendments to the Maternity Benefit Act, which were introduced this year, in particular the provision of 26 weeks of paid maternity leave and the mandatory crèche facility, are path-breaking, but there are concerns over their feasibility. Recently, the Labour Ministry placed the financial burden of implementing these measures …

All India Radio News Summary: 15 NOVEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 15 NOVEMBER 2017 PM Says North Korea’s proliferation links must be investigated and parties who supported unlawful programmes be held accountable Prime Minister returned home after concluding his three-day visit to the Philippines capital Manila, where he participated in three major summits and held five bilateral meetings with world leaders. …

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 November 2017

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 November 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1;     Topic: Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country 1) Do you think there is a need to introduce  the wars the Indian military was compelled to engage in after August 1947 in …

3) There is a widely held belief that voters in India, especially the poor, sell their votes in exchange for cash, liquor, saris, and many other such goodies. Do you agree with this belief? Substantiate.

Topic: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act 3) There is a widely held belief that voters in India, especially the poor, sell their votes in exchange for cash, liquor, saris, and many other such goodies. Do you agree with this belief? Substantiate. (250 Words) The Hindu