2) The draft of Assam’s National Register of Citizens is said to be a first step towards addressing Assam’s immigration problem, but it opens up concerns and faces many challenges. Discuss these concerns and challenges.

Topic:   India and its neighborhood- relations; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections 2) The draft of Assam’s National Register of Citizens is said to be a first step towards addressing Assam’s immigration problem, but it opens up concerns and faces many challenges. Discuss these concerns and challenges. …

1) The new political articulation of the Dalits is a matter of concern for those forces which are divisive and polarising. Discuss critically source, inspiration and consequences of new Dalit assertion in India.

Topic:   Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism.   1) The new political articulation of the Dalits is a matter of concern for those forces which are divisive and polarising. Discuss critically source, inspiration and consequences of new Dalit assertion in India. (250 Words) The Hindu The Indian Express

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 03 JANUARY 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 03 JANUARY 2018 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 …

Rajya Sabha TV- Security Scan: Security issues in Indian Ocean

Rajya Sabha TV- Security Scan: Security issues in Indian Ocean   Indian Ocean Region has been gaining potential for geopolitical rivalry due to its trade & economy. Chinese initiatives like String of Pearls and the One Belt One Road initiative signify its strong presence in Indian Ocean and these are in direct conflict with Indian …

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 January 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 January 2018 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.  Wish You ALL Insightians Very Happy New Year . We Hope You will Write More Answers this Year and SECURE Your Ticket to Success! General Studies – 1   Topic:   Modern Indian history from about the …

ETHICS CASE STUDY: What are your views on your friend’s observations and opinions? Analyse.

Topic:   Political Attitude 7) One of your friends thinks that ethics is overrated and it has no place in actual world where people are often moved into action by selfishness and self-interests. He believes that ethics has no place in politics as practice of ethics in politics has lost its ability to win votes. He …

6) India’s electronics manufacturing has been unable to respond to the rising demand, increasing the import bill while the country loses an opportunity to create employment for millions. Discuss the causes and remedies.

Topic: Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.  6) India’s electronics manufacturing has been unable to respond to the rising demand, increasing the import bill while the country loses an opportunity to create employment for millions. Discuss the causes and remedies. (250 Words) Livemint

5) Write a brief note on the origin and contribution of the Indian Science Congress to development of science in India. Also critically comment on its effectiveness today as platform for science popularisation and an exercise in public engagement of science.

Topic:   Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.   5) Write a brief note on the origin and contribution of the Indian Science Congress to development of science in India. Also critically comment on its effectiveness today as platform for science popularisation and an exercise in public engagement of …

3) The National Medical Commission Bill, 2017 that was introduced in the Lok Sabha is not the remedy that can improve quality and quantity of medical education and practice in India. Critically comment.

Topic:  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to health 3) The National Medical Commission Bill, 2017 that was introduced in the Lok Sabha is not the remedy that can improve quality and quantity of medical education and practice in India. Critically comment. (250 Words) The Wire The Hindu

1) The celebration of Bhima Koregaon Battle Victory not only challenges the conventional narrative of anti-colonialism, it also tells the story of the making of an autonomous culture of Dalits against the inferior culture of caste. Discuss critically.

Topic:   Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues   1) The celebration of Bhima Koregaon Battle Victory not only challenges the conventional narrative of anti-colonialism, it also tells the story of the making of an autonomous culture of Dalits against the inferior culture of caste. …