9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief – 23 March 2017 9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief – 23 March 2017

Front Page / NATIONAL [The Hindu] [1]. Law coming to enforce dam safety regulations Editorial/OPINION [The Hindu] [1]. Superpower dreams [2]. Breathing life into health care Economy [The Hindu] [1]. Bankruptcy board spells out ‘eligibility’ Indian Express [1]. A half cure Live Mint [1]. Big Data firms are not immune to disruption Front Page / NATIONALRead Full Article

Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – March 23 Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – March 23
Poor Performance of India in HDI Poor Performance of India in HDI

  Context India’s position in Human Development Index 2016 of UNDP has dropped by 1 rank. Highlights of the Report for 2016 India’s human development index (HDI) ranking for 2016 puts us at 131st among 188 countries with HDI value 0.624—which puts the country in the “medium” category of human development category alongside countries suchRead Full Article

Daily Quiz 2.0 : UPSC Prelims Marathon – March 23

Today we have a mix of some old and new MCQs.

UPSC Interview Transcript: Chattar Singh Board UPSC Interview Transcript: Chattar Singh Board

IFS Transcript Chattar Singh Sir Board 8 March 2017 Hobbies: Reading fiction/Non fiction. Graduation: Civil Engineering CM: Is that you ? You Did’t had specs then ? Hahah… So why wearing now ? Good… M2 asked what’s the power ? CM again: That’s not much… Ok which books have you read. Tell me which shouldRead Full Article

UPSC Interview Transcript: B.S. Bassi Board, Yo_Yo_Choti_Singh UPSC Interview Transcript: B.S. Bassi Board, Yo_Yo_Choti_Singh

Name– YoYoChoti Singh (Forum User) Background– ECE Graduate, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION Hobbies– Try to motivate others especially youth, Online Knowledge sharing and learning Chairman– B.S. Bassi After completing all formalities finally at the door of Board…   Me- May I Step In sir? Chairman- Yes please. Me- (came in..stood in front of desk ).. Good morningRead Full Article

Must Read News Articles – March 23 Must Read News Articles – March 23

The Hindu Front Page / NATIONAL Law coming to enforce dam safety regulations: The Centre is contemplating an institutional mechanism to improve safety in India’s 5300-odd dams. Editorial/OPINION Superpower dreams: India’s response to a low HDI rank must be good education and a higher health outlay. Breathing life into health care: The new National Health Policy (2017) releasedRead Full Article

UPSC Interview Transcript: Shilpi(IRS IT), 20th March 2017 UPSC Interview Transcript: Shilpi(IRS IT), 20th March 2017

Good Morning Friends, We will post UPSC Interview Transcripts regularly under the Interview Preparation Initiative. Why Interview Transcripts? These transcripts are just a collection of UPSC Interview experiences from different candidates. The purpose of these transcripts is to provide individual experience and how they faced the board. In a way, it affects the way candidates are understood,Read Full Article

UPSC Current Affairs Questions and Answer Writing – Mains Marathon – March 23 UPSC Current Affairs Questions and Answer Writing – Mains Marathon – March 23

Good Morning! Find the Mains Marathon Exercise below: (Previous Year Questions for Today) 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.The Indian party system is passing through a phase of transition which looks to be full of contradictionsRead Full Article

PIB January Week 4: Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Policy Initiatives, Infrastructure, Renewable Energy and Others PIB January Week 4: Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Policy Initiatives, Infrastructure, Renewable Energy and Others

Note: Click Here to Download January Week 4 Compilation  For other important Downloads: Click Here Chemicals & Petrochemicals The Chemicals industry in India is an important contributor to the Indian economy sustaining a variety of downstream industries such as textiles and pharmaceuticals. The Indian chemicals industry with a market size of USD 145 billion is theseventhRead Full Article