Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 November 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 November 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   U.K., France back UNSC permanent seat for India   India’s bid for a permanent seat in a reformed U.N. Security Council has received a strong support from many …

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 13 & 14 November 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 13 & 14 November, 2016 QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 13 & 14 November, 2016 Archives The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain …

The Big Picture – President Trump: India’s New Foreign Policy Imperatives

  The Big Picture – President Trump: India’s New Foreign Policy Imperatives     Donald J. Trump is the new President-elect of the United States who will enter the White House having promised to radically alter country’s foreign policy with significant impact for Americans and the world. Voters, foreign policy professionals and the country’s allies are …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 November 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 November 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Urbanization 1) India’s carbon emissions from burning fossil fuels increased by 5.2% while China’s decreased by 0.7% in 2015. Examine why emissions is increasing in India whereas it’s decreasing in China. Also …

4) The U.S.-India-Japan trilateral engagement is gaining momentum. Critically discuss how would India’s growing proximity to Japan and USA change regional architecture in Asia.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 4) The U.S.-India-Japan trilateral engagement is gaining momentum. Critically discuss how would India’s growing proximity to Japan and USA change regional architecture in Asia. (200 Words) The Hindu Livemint

3) In the light of recent incidences of custodial deaths around the country, examine what measures should be taken to prevent torture of prisoners at the hand of police and also to protect rights of prisoners overall.

Topic: Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of vulnerable sections. 3) In the light of recent incidences of custodial deaths around the country, examine what measures should be taken to prevent torture of prisoners at the hand of police and also to protect rights of prisoners overall. (200 Words) The Indian …

1) India’s carbon emissions from burning fossil fuels increased by 5.2% while China’s decreased by 0.7% in 2015. Examine why emissions is increasing in India whereas it’s decreasing in China. Also discuss what India can learn from China is reducing emissions.

Topic:Urbanization 1) India’s carbon emissions from burning fossil fuels increased by 5.2% while China’s decreased by 0.7% in 2015. Examine why emissions is increasing in India whereas it’s decreasing in China. Also discuss what India can learn from China is reducing emissions. (200 Words) The Hindu Livemint