QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 01 DECEMBER 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 01 DECEMBER 2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 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 important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 01 December 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 01 December 2017   GS Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   Kathakar   Context: 7th edition of three day ‘Kathakar: International Storytellers Festival’ was recently inaugurated at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the …

The Big Picture – Sri Lankan PM’s Visit: Strategic & Economic Significance

The Big Picture – Sri Lankan PM’s Visit: Strategic & Economic Significance On a four day visit to review initiatives in mutual cooperation Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe met his counterpart in India Narendra Modi. Besides regional peace and cooperation, both of them discussed the areas to further widen cooperation. The PM of India’s neighbor …

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 01 December 2017

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 01 December 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1     Topic:   Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times 1) Critically comment on the cultural significance of ‘Padmavat’ – a poem …

5) The problem of jurisdictional conflicts between Delhi’s elected government and the lieutenant governor (LG) is attributable to the conundrum called Article 239 AA of the Indian Constitution. Do you agree? Should the Supreme Court intervene and correct the anomaly? Comment.

Topic:  Functions and responsibilities of the Union and the States, issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges therein 5) The problem of jurisdictional conflicts between Delhi’s elected government and the lieutenant governor (LG) is attributable to the conundrum called Article 239 AA of the …

3) It would be appropriate for India to draw up a data protection law using the rights-based approach of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, 2016, in which data protection is comprehensive and exemptions limited. Discuss.

Topic:  Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability,  3) It would be appropriate for India to draw up a data protection law using the rights-based approach of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, 2016, in which data protection is comprehensive and exemptions limited. Discuss. (250 Words) The Hindu

2) India’s actions since the outbreak of Rohingya violence in Myanmar have negated its position as a regional, subcontinental and Asian leader, and it has also undermined its democracy. Comment.

Topic:   Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health,  2) India’s actions since the outbreak of Rohingya violence in Myanmar have negated its position as a regional, subcontinental and Asian leader, and it has also undermined its democracy. Comment. (250 Words) The Hindu