Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 May 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 May 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   NAFTA   Context: Negotiators have failed to reach NAFTA deal. Negotiators have ended talks without a deal to modernize NAFTA, agreeing instead to resume negotiations soon, ahead of a deadline …

PRELIMS BOOSTER 2018: The Himalayan Quail and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)

PRELIMS BOOSTER 2018: The Himalayan Quail and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) The Himalayan Quail Critically endangered – IUCN quail belonging to the pheasant family Presumed to be extinct since no reliable records of sightings of this species exist after 1876. Possible sighting of this species was reported in Nainital in 2003 …