Daily Archives: 24 February, 2017

Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – February 24 Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – February 24

 

Update : 9 PM Brief, 24th Feb to come tomorrow

Notice:  9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief will not be published today due to technical issues. We will publish the same tomorrow. Sorry for the inconvenience.  

Learn and Practice: Daily Editorial – Use of Technology for Agricultural Insurance Learn and Practice: Daily Editorial – Use of Technology for Agricultural Insurance

Introduction In budget 2017-18, the government has taken up several measures to revive the country’s agriculture economy For that the government, through the PMFBY, is trying to bring more farmers targeting 50% by 2018 as one of the ways to reduce the vagaries of Agriculture in India. But there is penetration of agriculture insurance inRead Full Article

ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17 Summary Chapter 10 – Income, Health and Fertility: Convergence Puzzles ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17 Summary Chapter 10 – Income, Health and Fertility: Convergence Puzzles

Following is the Summary of ECONOMIC SURVEY 2016-17 – Chapter 10 – Income, Health and Fertility: Convergence Puzzles: Introduction Since 1980s India has been experiencing a rapid growth rate compared to its previous low levels of post-independence ‘Hindu Growth rate’. Thus India and its states should show convergence with other countries of the world inRead Full Article

Must Read News Articles – February 24 Must Read News Articles – February 24

The Hindu Front Page / NATIONAL Decision on Bench soon, SC tells Delhi: The Supreme Court said it would consider setting up a Constitution Bench soon for hearing appeals filed by the Delhi government against the High Court judgment holding Lieutenant Governor as the administrative head of Delhi. Nod for road widening in wildlife sanctuary opposed: WildlifeRead Full Article

Mains Marathon – UPSC Mains Current Affairs Questions – February 24

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.What is a coronary stent? Do you think that price control for cardiac stent is essential for healthcare in India? (GS 3) कोरोनरी स्टेंट क्या है? क्या आपको लगता है कि हृदयRead Full Article