Insights Daily Debates: Issues that Matter – 29 (Leak of Question Papers from Institutions like CBSE can be Prevented by resorting to online delivery of question papers)

      . Insights Daily Debates Issues that Matter – 30 ARCHIVES What’s this Initiative? Click Here    Leak of Question Papers from Institutions like CBSE can be Prevented by resorting to online delivery of question papers The Hindu Can lean of papers be prevented by better leadership of the organisation? Can they be …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 March 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 March 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.   Public Financial Management System (PFMS)   Context: A “historic” Rs 71,633 crore was processed and routed through the PFMS …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 30 March 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 30 March 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 services preliminary …

PRELIMS BOOSTERS – 2018: Olive Ridley Turtle and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

. Insights IAS Prelims Boosters – 2018 ARCHIVES   Olive Ridley Turtle & Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)   Olive Ridley Turtle   Vulnerable — IUCN Red list Habitat — warm and tropical waters of primarily in the Pacific, Indian Ocean and  Atlantic ocean. Gets name from its olive colored carapace, which is heart-shaped and …

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 30 March 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 30 March 2018 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  LIST of TOPICS (Static) REVISION TIMETABLE FOR PRELIMS – 2018  Revision Tests   Henceforth, we will cover MORE issues in Secure, and provide explanations/directions/hints to …

2) While societal attitudes towards gambling have changed in the last century, with gambling now seen as a legitimate form of recreation, Indian laws have not kept pace with the times. Has time come for legalising gambling in India? Substantiate.

Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability; Regulatory bodies 2) While societal attitudes towards gambling have changed in the last century, with gambling now seen as a legitimate form of recreation, Indian laws have not kept pace with the times. Has time come for legalising gambling in India? Substantiate. (250 Words) The Hindu

4) Today, what is needed is a credible testing method to assess a student’s aptitude and learning. But the answer may lie not in one all-important examination, but in multiple assessments that achieve the same goal. Discuss in the Indian context.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources 4) Today, what is needed is a credible testing method to assess a student’s aptitude and learning. But the answer may lie not in one all-important examination, but in multiple assessments that achieve the same goal. Discuss in the Indian …

1) The Congress was started more with the object of saving the British Empire from danger than with that of winning political liberty for India. Comment.

Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues  1) The Congress was started more with the object of saving the British Empire from danger than with that of winning political liberty for India. Comment. (250 Words) Bipan Chandra, India’s Struggle for Independence, Chapter – 4

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 8

SOLUTIONS INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 8 To give this test as QUIZ, click here. Henceforth, we will be posting solutions separately after each Revision test.  We will also post Interactive Quiz along with this post (it’s easy to prepare quiz using plugin in early morning when traffic is low.)     1). …