[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 18 JUNE 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 18 JUNE 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   General Studies – 2 Topic: Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions …

7) Critically analyze the policy of enhancing the production and use of biofuels in airplanes, for a carbon neutral growth of the aviation industry.(250 words)

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 7) Critically analyze the policy of enhancing the production and use of biofuels in airplanes, for a carbon neutral growth of the aviation industry.(250 words) Reference Reference Why this question The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has recently mooted the idea of quickly scaling up the …

6) It is not deficit monsoon, rather the lack of policies and mechanisms to drought-proof susceptible areas that has turned the situation in India so severe. Examine.(250 words) 

Topic: Disaster and disaster management. 6) It is not deficit monsoon, rather the lack of policies and mechanisms to drought-proof susceptible areas that has turned the situation in India so severe. Examine.(250 words)  Reference Reference Why this question Drought is a huge challenge for the government. With climate change adversely affecting monsoons each year, it …

5) Discuss the efficacy of banning single use plastics in solid waste management?(250 words)

Topic – Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation 5) Discuss the efficacy of banning single use plastics in solid waste management?(250 words) epw Why this question Tackling plastic waste was the theme of the world environment day and has come under intense focus. Several states have banned the use of single use plastics, while a few …

4) Private sector can  play a significant role in addressing the nutritional woes of India. Analyse.(250 words) 

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. Issues relating to poverty and hunger. 4) Private sector can  play a significant role in addressing the nutritional woes of India. Analyse.(250 words)  Yojana magazine, May 2018 (Nutrition) issue   Why this question Although government has taken several measures …

3) India suffers from a huge malnourishment problem, which in turn is related to a number of factors. Discuss the initiatives taken by the government to address the issue.(250 words)

Topic:Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. Issues relating to poverty and hunger. 3) India suffers from a huge malnourishment problem, which in turn is related to a number of factors. Discuss the initiatives taken by the government to address the issue.(250 words) Yojana magazine, May 2018 …

2) Analyze how Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan is an improvement over its constituent schemes? (250 words)

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education. 2) Analyze how Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan is an improvement over its constituent schemes? (250 words) Financial express Why this question Samagra Shikhsha Abhiyan aims at unifiying learning from pre-school to class 12 levels by treating education holistically as continuum from pre-school to …

1) How far preamble is useful in interpreting the constitution?(250 words) 

Topic: Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies. 1) How far preamble is useful in interpreting the constitution?(250 words)  Key demand of the question The question basically expects us to examine the extent to which preamble can be utilised for understanding and interpreting the provisions of the constitution. This …

Rajya Sabha TV In Depth Artificial Intelligence in India

Rajya Sabha TV In Depth Artificial Intelligence in India NITI Aayog has joined hands with Google to promote the growth of artificial intelligence and a machine learning ecosystem in India. Artificial intelligence is a fascinating concept of science using which scientists have now been able to develop computer systems that can perform human-like tasks. These …

Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2018 – Week 24: Where Should India Invest More – Human Capital or Human Development?

Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2018 – Week 23 Archives 17 June  2018 Write an essay on the following topic in not more than 1000-1200 words:   Where Should India Invest More – Human Capital or Human Development?   Read Essay Strategy by UPSC CSE-2017 Rank – 1 Anudeep Durishetty HERE and try to implement while …

Insights Mains Test Series 2018(General Studies Papers + Essay) – For UPSC Civil Services Mains – 2018

    Insights Mains Test Series (General Studies Papers + Essay) – 2018 For UPSC Civil Services Mains(CSM) – 2018   NOTE: The following Timetable is applicable both to Offline and Online mode. Registrations for Online Test Series will open next week for which an update will be posted. Following details are for OFFLINE Mains …

Insights 70 Days Ethics Plan for UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam – 2018

      Insights 70 Days Ethics Plan for UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam – 2018 Along with Essay paper, General Studies paper-4 is very rewarding in UPSC civil services Mains for two reasons: You don’t have to read extensively as you do for other GS/Optional papers; secondly, all it needs is lots of common …

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 16 JUNE 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 16 JUNE 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 General Studies – 1 Topic: urbanization – their problems and their remedies 1) …

6) Discuss the difference between aptitude and attitude. What do you think is more important of the two, in relation to civil services. Comment.(250 words) 

TOPIC: Attitude: content, structure, function; its influence and relation with thought and behaviour; moral and political attitudes; social influence and persuasion. Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service. 6) Discuss the difference between aptitude and attitude. What do you think is more important of the two, in relation to civil services. Comment.(250 words)  Reference Reference   …