Insights into Editorial: A new weapon in the carbon fight

Insights into Editorial: A new weapon in the carbon fight   Context: Policy is usually focussed on reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the electricity sector, transport and industry. There has, however, been a renewed interest in understanding how soils can serve as a sink for carbon dioxide since atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide have …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 January 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 January 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Purandara Dasa Context: There is much speculation about where Purandara Dasa, regarded as the pitamaha of Carnatic music, was born. Now, an expert committee constituted …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 15 JANUARY 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 15 JANUARY 2018 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 …