Daily Archives: 15 February, 2017

Interview Tips : How to prepare for UPSC Interview Interview Tips : How to prepare for UPSC Interview

As we all wait for the Mains Results, we would like to give you some tips for the UPSC interview: • The interview will go on expected lines if you can give well-prepared answers. • The preparation should be at two levels – the subject matter preparation and the way you present yourself. • One shouldRead Full Article

9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief – 15 January 2017 9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief – 15 January 2017

Front Page / NATIONAL [The Hindu] Aero India: The skies are afire, but it’s all calm on the ground SC is looking at triple talaq, not Uniform Civil Code: CJI Editorial/OPINION [The Hindu] The long and winding road to justice Importance of goods and services The ecological balance-sheet ECONOMY [The Hindu] Wholesale inflation surges toRead Full Article

Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – February 15 Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – February 15

   

Summary : Key Features of Budget 2017-2018 Summary : Key Features of Budget 2017-2018

Read the Key Features of Budget 2017-2018 Here Also, Download : Summary of ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17 Some Important Points from Key Features of Budget 2017-2018: In the last two and half years administration has moved from discretionary, favoritism based to system and transparency based Inflation brought under control. CPI-based inflation declined from 6% in July 2016Read Full Article

Daily Editorial – Pathology of Redistributive Transfers in India Daily Editorial – Pathology of Redistributive Transfers in India

Pathology of Redistributive Transfers in India Click here to Download Daily Editorial PDF (15 Feb. 2017) What is Redistributive transfer? Redistributive Resource Transfers (RRT)— is gross devolution adjusted for some benchmark for the normal resources a state can expect to receive, which we define as the state’s share in aggregate gross domestic product (or alternativelyRead Full Article

Daily Editorial – Exit Polls: Latest Conundrum Daily Editorial – Exit Polls: Latest Conundrum

Exit Polls: Latest Conundrum Click here to Download Daily Editorial PDF (15 Feb. 2017) Context The Election Commission on Monday asked for a police case to be initiated against the management of Dainik Jagran, a Hindi newspaper, for publishing results of what appeared to be an exit poll conducted after the first phase of AssemblyRead Full Article

How to Write the ForumIAS Open Mock

Step 1 : Visit http://forumias.academy If you already have an account, just login with your mobile number and password following Step 2 to Step 6. If you already have an account, Goto Step 5. Step 2 : If you do not have an account create a new account with your mobile number. You will receive anRead Full Article

ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17 Summary – Chapter 1 : Economic Outlook and Policy Challenges ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17 Summary – Chapter 1 : Economic Outlook and Policy Challenges

Following is the Summary of ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17 – Chapter 1 : Economic Outlook and Policy Challenges: This year’s Economic survey suggests that shifts in the underlying vision will be needed to overcome the major challenges ahead, thereby accelerating growth, expanding employment opportunities, and achieving social justice. This year has been marked by several historicRead Full Article

Download : Summary of ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17 Download : Summary of ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17

As promised, we bring to you the Summary of Economic Survey 2016-17 🙂  Economic Survey 2016–17 reviews the developments in the Indian economy over the previous 12 months, summarizes the performance on major development programmes, and highlights the policy initiatives of the government and the prospects of the economy in the short to medium term. This documentRead Full Article

Answered: Mains Marathon – UPSC Mains Current Affairs Questions – January 13

1.“An essential condition to eradicate poverty is to liberate the poor from deprivation.” Substantiate this statement with suitable examples. (GS 1) “ गरीबी उन्मूलन की एक अनिवार्य शर्त गरीबों को वंचितता के प्रक्रम से विमुक्त कर देना है |” उपयुक्त उदाहरण प्रस्तुत करते हुए इस कथन को पुष्ट कीजिए | Suggested Answer: Poverty is aRead Full Article