QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 01 April 2019

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 01 April 2019 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 services preliminary …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 01 April 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 01 April 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: Paper 2: Topics Covered: Transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.   Community Radio Stations and SVEEP   What to study? For Prelims: What are Community radio stations and what is SVEEP. For Mains: Significance of community radio stations and challenges …

El Niño

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues.   El Niño   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: ENSO- El Nino and La Nia- causes, effects and impacts, global climate change and ENSO cycle.   Context: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has finally declared that weak El Nino conditions are prevalent in the equatorial Pacific Ocean.   …

Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA)

Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: EPCA- objectives, composition and significance.   Context: EPCA comes out with parking management plan for Delhi. In report, agency flags free parking on public land, multiplicity of agencies to be key …