Daily Archives: 02 February, 2017

9 PM Daily Current Affairs brief – 2 February 2017

Front Page / NATIONAL and ECONOMY [1]. SMALL WONDER [2]. 2,000 ceiling for cash donation to parties [3]. I-T relief for those earning 2.5-5 lakh [4]. A fine balance of growth and equity [5]. Infrastructure gets a major boost [6]. Safety comes first, e-tickets gain traction [7]. Payments board may get a MPC lookalike Editorial/OPINION [1].Read Full Article

Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – February 2 Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – February 2

 

Result Out : Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam. 2016 (Written Result) Result Out : Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam. 2016 (Written Result)

Result for Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam is out! Check the Result Here The Personality Test for these candidates is likely to commence from 27/02/2017. Congrats to those who cleared 🙂  

Daily Editorial – All that is important for exam from the Budget 2017-2018 Daily Editorial – All that is important for exam from the Budget 2017-2018

All that is important for exam from the Budget 2017-2018 Justification of Demonetization as given by the Budget:  The Budget for 2017-18 contains three major reforms Agenda of the Budget FARMERS RURAL POPULATION  YOUTH THE POOR AND THE UNDERPRIVILEGED INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCIAL SECTOR DIGITAL ECONOMY PUBLIC SERVICE PRUDENT FISCAL MANAGEMENT Transparency in Electoral Funding Personal Income-Tax AllRead Full Article

Answered: Mains Marathon – UPSC Mains Current Affairs Questions – January 31 Answered: Mains Marathon – UPSC Mains Current Affairs Questions – January 31

Answered: How globalization has led to the reduction of employment in the formal sector of the Indian economy? Is increased informalization detrimental to the development of the country? Answered: The Indian party system is passing through a phase of transition which looks to be full of contradictions and paradoxes.” Discuss.  Answered: Professor Amartya Sen has advocated important reformsRead Full Article

Answered: Mains Marathon – UPSC Mains Current Affairs Questions – January 30 Answered: Mains Marathon – UPSC Mains Current Affairs Questions – January 30

Answered: In the context of the Supreme Court’s verdict in the Krishna Kumar Singh vs State of Bihar, discuss how it has put a check on the abuse of power of promulgating ordinances by the executive. Answered: India has a large informal sector which functions on cash and will take its time to completely move toRead Full Article

Must Read News Articles – February 2 Must Read News Articles – February 2

Archives The Hindu Front Page / NATIONAL and ECONOMY SMALL WONDER: In a workmanlike Budget, Arun Jaitley maintains fiscal discipline while handing out more to those at the bottom of the pyramid. ₹2,000 ceiling for cash donation to parties: But individuals can give funds by cheque or through digital mode. I-T relief for those earning ₹2.5-5 lakh: Uniform benefitRead Full Article

Mains Marathon – UPSC Mains Current Affairs Questions – February 2

Read the following questions and answer them by clicking on the links in not more than 200 words Time: 30 Minutes Kindly review each others answers. 1.India is a largely non-tax compliant society. Discuss the reasons behind the given statement. List measures taken by the government to bring in better tax compliance. What innovative measures wouldRead Full Article