Daily Archives: 18 April, 2017

Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – April 18 Daily Quiz : UPSC Prelims Marathon – April 18
9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief – April 18 2017 9 PM Daily Current Affairs Brief – April 18 2017

Front Page / NATIONAL [The Hindu] [1] SC raps States on massive police vacancies [2] 700 medicines made affordable for poor [3] Plastic bullets to replace pellets in J&K [4] SC refers anti-defection law issue to larger Bench Editorial/OPINION [The Hindu] [1] Why the Jayalalithaa case matters [2] Legally enabling [3] The great climate churnRead Full Article

Digitisation of economy Digitisation of economy

Context Amidst the debate on Aadhar, Prime Minister has announced the integration of BHIM app with the Aadhar number. This is slated to push the digital transactions in the country. It should be noted that a renewed rigour was created towards digitisation after the historical step to demonetise 86% value currency, which in turn pushedRead Full Article

Weekly Important Articles : April Week 1 Weekly Important Articles : April Week 1

We have come up with Weekly Important Articles for April 1st Week. Click Here To Download Weekly Important Articles April Week 1 Did you like the Compilation? Do give us suggestions/feedback to improve the same 🙂 More About the Initiative:  Weekly Important Articles is an Initiative started by ForumIAS to cover important issues relevant to UPSC Civil services preparation.Read Full Article

Daily MCQs 2.0: UPSC prelims marathon: April 18 Daily MCQs 2.0: UPSC prelims marathon: April 18

 

Some important schemes and programs

These are excerpts from the upcoming ForumIAS magazine on Schemes and Programs India launched Mission Parivar Vikas to improve family planning services in seven states where the total fertility rate (TFR) is high and constitutes 44% of the country’s population. About It will cover 145 high focus districts having the highest total fertility rates (TFR)Read Full Article

Download: PIB February Week 3 Compilation Download: PIB February Week 3 Compilation

Download PIB Compilation of February Week 3 (Important for UPSC Prelims and Mains Preparation) below: Click Here to Download February Week 3 Compilation  About PIB: The Press Information Bureau (PIB) is the nodal agency of the Government of India to disseminate information to the print and electronic media on government policies, programmes, initiatives and achievements.Read Full Article

UPSC Interview Transcript: ARVIND SAXENA BOARD, AIR HOLDER IN CA & CS UPSC Interview Transcript: ARVIND SAXENA BOARD, AIR HOLDER IN CA & CS

ARVIND SAXENA BOARD FORENOON PERSONAL PROFILE-C.A,C.S,B.COM ALL INDIA RANK HOLDER IN BOTH CA AND CS HOBBY-PRANAYAMA WORKING DETAILS– PARTNER AT A C.A FIRM FOR THE LAST 1.5 YEAR 2ND ATTEMPT AGE– 25 YEARS STATE– RAJASTHAN CHAIRMAN 1.WHAT DO YOU MEAN BY TAX HEAVENS? 2.WHY DONT ALL COUNTRIES TOGETHER TAKE ACTION AGAINST THEM? 3.NAME SOME TAXRead Full Article

Must Read News Articles – March 18 Must Read News Articles – March 18

The Hindu Front Page / NATIONAL SC raps States on massive police vacancies: The Supreme Court on Monday sought the personal appearance of home secretaries or authorised joint secretaries of six States together with a definite roadmap to fill up the long-pending vacancies in the States’ police forces. 700 medicines made affordable for poor: Prime Minister NarendraRead Full Article

UPSC Current Affairs Questions and Answer Writing – Mains Marathon – April 18 UPSC Current Affairs Questions and Answer Writing – Mains Marathon – April 18

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. Democracy must be built through open societies that share information. Comment. (GS 4) लोकतंत्र खुले समाजों के माध्यम से बनाया जाना चाहिए जो जानकारी साझा करते हैं। टिप्पणी करें। 2. DiscussRead Full Article