Insights Daily Current Events, 31 January 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 31 January 2015 Gold award for the Income Tax Department The Income Tax Department has been awarded GOLD by the Government of India under category “Cat-I-Excellence in Government Process Re-engineering” for National Award on e-governance 2014-15. The award has been conferred for “TDS Reconciliation Analysis & Correction Enabling System (TRACES)” project …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events, 31 January 2015

Archives – Secure 2015 31 January 2015  Monday’s Topic of GS-1: India – People and Economy, Class 12 Geography, Unit – I (Chapter – 1 and 2)   General Studies – 1   Topic: World wars, Redrawl of national boundaries; 1) ‘Extreme nationalism of fascist variety has various faces in various countries,but it has everywhere in common characteristics.’ Critically …

10) Recruitment to civil servants is done mainly on the basis of testing their domain knowledge with negligible emphasis on ethical competencies. How far do you think has this approach resulted in increasing corruption in government? Explain

Topic: Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; 10) Recruitment to civil servants is done mainly on the basis of testing their domain knowledge with negligible emphasis on ethical competencies. How far do you think has this approach resulted in increasing corruption in government?   Explain. (200 Words) http://yojana.gov.in/CMS/(S(kdrn2245hrays345op0myc55))/pdf/Yojana/English/2014/Yojana%20March%202014.pdf

9) ‘Satyagraha seeks the ethics of responsibility. Terror owns the act of violence but disowns the responsibility for it.’ Comment.

Topic: Human Values-Lessons from the lives of great leaders, reformers & Administrators; 9) ‘Satyagraha seeks the ethics of responsibility. Terror owns the act of violence but disowns the responsibility for it.’ Comment. (150 Words) http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-opinion/choosing-satyagraha-over-spectacle/article6840774.ece