QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 27 June 2019

  QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 27 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: 27 June 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 27 June 2019 Relevant articles from PIB:   Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.   DNA technology …

Falcon Heavy launch

Topics covered: Awareness in space. Falcon Heavy launch   What to study? For prelims and mains: Payloads on Falcon Heavy, objectives and significance.   Context: Elon Musk’s SpaceX recently launched its Falcon Heavy spacecraft on its third mission, and the most complex one yet by the company. Among the various reasons which make the mission …

UN Security Council

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   UN Security Council   What to study? For Prelims: About UNSC- composition, objectives and functions. For Mains: Role and significance of UNSC, need for UNSC reforms, why India should be given permanent membership?   Context: India’s candidature for a non-permanent seat in the …