Forest fires threatening Odisha’s flora and fauna

Topics Covered: Disaster and disaster management.   Forest fires threatening Odisha’s flora and fauna   What to study? For Prelims: Causes, effects and benefits of forest fires, MODIS- objectives and significance. For Mains: Concerns, why they are on rise and the need for preparedness.   Context: Odisha had registered a sudden jump in forest fires …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 02 April 2019

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 02 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 …