Insights Daily Current Events, 16 June 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 16 June 2015 ARCHIVES Britain celebrates 800 years of Magna Carta The 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, a medieval political truce that inspired protections for some of the world’s most cherished liberties, recently began in Britain. Magna Carta is seen as the foundation of parliamentary democracy, human rights and the supremacy …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 16 June 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 16 June 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 16 June  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …

9) Recently a few news reports have exposed the nexus between mafia, politicians and senior police officials. It is reported that powerful mafia make illegal wealth and share the bounty with the police, bureaucrats and politicians. In your opinion, why such nexus exists? If you are posted as an IPS officer and get a tip off of such nexus, how will you deal with this knowing the consequences well?

Topic: Challenges of corruption. 9) Recently a few news reports have exposed the nexus between mafia, politicians and senior police officials. It is reported that powerful mafia make illegal wealth and share the bounty with the police, bureaucrats and politicians.  In your opinion, why such nexus exists? If you are posted as an IPS officer …

8) Should conflict of interest be allowed in rare cases if a public servant takes such decision on humanitarian grounds? If you are become an IAS officer, would you do the same? Substantiate.

Topic:   laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance;ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions; 8) Should conflict of interest be allowed in rare cases if a public servant takes such decision on humanitarian grounds? If you are become an IAS officer, would you do the same?  Substantiate. (200 Words) …

3) It is said that power tillers, should logically be preferred over tractors by Indian farmers and despite being cheaper and more efficient, they are lagging behind tractors. Examine their advantages to Indian farmers and how they can be made more appealing to them.

Topic: e-technology in the aid of farmers 3) It is said that power tillers, should logically be preferred over tractors by Indian farmers and despite being cheaper and more efficient, they are lagging behind tractors. Examine their advantages to Indian farmers and how they can be made more appealing to them. (200 Words) Business Standard

2) It is said that the future strategic scenarios will increasingly focus on the Indo-Pacific littorals and India must prepare for them more proactively, with maritime security interests acting in concert with diplomacy. In the light of the statement, examine the reasons for this shift in focus on Indo-Pacific region and how should India deal with this shift.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 2) It is said that the future strategic scenarios will increasingly focus on the Indo-Pacific littorals and India must prepare for them more proactively, with maritime security interests acting in concert with diplomacy. In the light of the statement, examine the reasons for this shift in focus on Indo-Pacific region and …

DAY – 13: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 13: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 15 June 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES …. Descriptive Questions Please CLICK on the Questions to Answer Them 1) Write a note on the location factors and trend of production of following industries in India. a) Fertilizer b) …

1) Write a note on the location factors and trend of production of following industries in India.

DAY – 13: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 15 June 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES 1) Write a note on the location factors and trend of production of following industries in India. a) Fertilizer b) Cement c) Information Technology NCERT Class X, Geography –  Contemporary India-2, …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 15 June 2015

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8) “The problem is around our societal perception of how corruption should be battled. And even more about the systems we build around battling corruption and the warped incentive system we have built in the process.” With reference to India’s fight against corruption and the challenges it is facing, critically comment on the statement.

Topic: challenges of corruption. 8) “The problem is around our societal perception of how corruption should be battled. And even more about the systems we build around battling corruption and the warped incentive system we have built in the process.” With reference to India’s fight against corruption and the challenges it is facing, critically comment on …

6) Recently the Telangana government introduced the Right to Clearance policy in order to speed up clearance of industrial projects. Critically comment on the merits and demerits of this policy.

Topic:  Changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.  6) Recently the Telangana government introduced the Right to Clearance policy in order to speed up clearance of industrial projects. Critically comment on the merits and demerits of this policy. (200 Words) The Hindu