QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 21 June 2019

  QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 21 June 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 …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 21 June 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 21 June 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: Paper 2: Topics covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies   National Accreditation Board for Certification Bodies (NABCB)   What to study? For prelims and mains: about NABCB, roles, objectives and significance of accreditation.   Context: The National Accreditation Board for Certification …

Kaleswaram project

Topics covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Kaleswaram project   What to study? For prelims and mains: key features and significance of the project.   Context: The world’s largest irrigation and drinking water system—Kaleshwaram Multipurpose Lift Irrigation Project—was recently inaugurated by Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao.   What’s the project? The Kaleshwaram …

Summer solstice 2019

Topics covered: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc., geographical features and their location- changes in critical geographical features (including water-bodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.   Summer solstice 2019   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: All about summer Solstice- its …