AIR spotlight summary on “India Sanitation Conference”

  AIR spotlight summary on “India Sanitation Conference”     Introduction Sanitation campaign is now a high profile campaign and getting more attention at the official level than before. Ambitious targets are set and these are time based targets. There are well recognised brand ambassadors. Adequate budgetary support is required to achieve the ambitious targets. …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 06 October 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 06 October 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Cabinet approves MoU between India and European Union on water cooperation   The Union Cabinet has given its approval for the signing of MoU between India and European …

Insights into Editorial: Ever more draconian – Prohibition Law

    Insights into Editorial: Ever more draconian   Summary: Recently, the Patna High Court struck down as unconstitutional Bihar’s amendments to its 1915 Excise Act that prohibited the sale or possession of alcohol. The judgment argued that even laws that sought justification in the Directive Principles of State Policy in the Constitution had to …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 06 October 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 06 October  2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Role of women and women’s organization 1) Critically comment on the role of Mahila Panchayats in acting as an alternative fora to formal justice system in addressing various issues faced by women in India. (200 Words) Livemint …

9) In your opinion, who is an intelligent person? How do various cultures view intelligence? Do you think intelligence is a necessary attribute to become a good civil servant? Comment.

Topic:  Role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values 9) In your opinion, who is an intelligent person? How do various cultures view intelligence? Do you think intelligence is a necessary attribute to become a good civil servant? Comment. (200 Words) The Hindu