[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 29 JUNE 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 29 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 – Part of static series under the …

6)The educational philosophy of Sri Aurobindo Ghosh still holds relevance for the present India. Comment.(250 words)

Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world. 6)The educational philosophy of Sri Aurobindo Ghosh still holds relevance for the present India. Comment.(250 words) Reference Why this question The issue is related to gs-4 syllabus under the following heading Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world. Key demand of …

5) E-commerce has opened new vistas of opportunity for women entrepreneurs in India. Comment. Also, discuss how Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) launched by NITI Aayog aims to support women entrepreneurship.(250 words)

Topic– Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. 5) E-commerce has opened new vistas of opportunity for women entrepreneurs in India. Comment. Also, discuss how Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) launched by NITI Aayog aims to support women entrepreneurship.(250 words) Reference Reference pib Why this question E-commerce is growing …

4) On 1st of July, GST will celebrate an year of existence. Critically analyze the performance of GST regime so far?(250 words)

Topic – Indian economy – issues 4) On 1st of July, GST will celebrate an year of existence. Critically analyze the performance of GST regime so far?(250 words) Financial express Financial express   Why this question GST, the most significant tax reform in India, will complete a year in July. This provides an opportune moment …

3) Ujjwala scheme has brought about a transformational change for its intended beneficiaries. Critically examine.(250 words)

Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes 3) Ujjwala scheme has brought about a transformational change for its intended beneficiaries. Critically examine.(250 words) The hindu Why this question Ujjwala scheme has completed two years and there have been contrasting reports on the …

2) Creation of a body like Higher education Commission of India (HECI) is a welcome move in the path of reforming higher education in India. Discuss.(250 words)

Topic:Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 2) Creation of a body like Higher education Commission of India (HECI) is a welcome move in the path of reforming higher education in India. Discuss.(250 words) Economic times The hindu Pib Why this question The government has expressed its …

1) Examine why BR Ambedkar called Article 32 as the heart and soul of the constitution?(250 words)

Topic – Part of static series under the heading “Article 32 as the soul of Constitution” 1) Examine why BR Ambedkar called Article 32 as the heart and soul of the constitution?(250 words) Key demand of the question The question demands us to answer the significance of article 32 and what makes it one of …

SYNOPSIS: Insights 70 Days Ethics Plan – Day – 2

SYNOPSIS Insights 70 Days Ethics Plan  Day – 2 In your opinion, which factors affect most – in the present socio-economic milieu – an individual’s ethical behaviour in a society? (150 Words) Reference Ethical behaviour is characterized by honesty, fairness and equity in interpersonal, professional and academic relationships and in research and scholarly activities. Ethical behaviour respects …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 28 June 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 28 June 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Women related issues.   Women Entrepreneurs Platform (WEP) Context: NITI Aayog’s Women Entrepreneurs Platform (WEP) has signed five separate Statement of Intent (SoIs) with Financial Institutions & Social Organisations. These SOIs will provide financial assistance to women entrepreneurs and address the finance related challenges …

Insights into Editorial: Building India’s green finance ecosystem

Insights into Editorial: Building India’s green finance ecosystem   Introduction: With 300 clear sunny days, over a dozen perennial rivers and a coastline of more than 7,500 KMs, India since the age of Puranas, had realised the importance of the sun and other sources of renewable energy and the power they possess for the benefit …

ETHICS – Insights 70 Days Plan: Day – 4

    ETHICS – Insights 70 Days Plan Day – 4 Read about 70 Days Ethics Plan Here   1. What do you understand by environmental ethics? Illustrate why environmental ethics is important in policymaking.  (150 Words) Reference   3. Define the following with suitable examples: a) Justice b) Non-Cognitivism c) Impartiality d) Fairness Reference

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 28 JUNE 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 28 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 – part of Static series under the …

6)Three teenagers and two adults are arrested on burglary and stolen goods charges. The goods: $23,000 in computer equipment. The victim: Their high school. The youths used a stolen key to enter the school and one later tells the newspaper that the burglary started out as fun, but the sight of the computers made grand larceny “just too easy.” Among the suspects are the son of your newspaper’s general manager, the son of an elementary school principal in the same district as the burglarized school and the son of a state government division manager. Will you mention the name of your general manager in the related news of burglary by his son? Discuss why/why not.(250 words)

Topic: Case Studies 6)Three teenagers and two adults are arrested on burglary and stolen goods charges. The goods: $23,000 in computer equipment. The victim: Their high school. The youths used a stolen key to enter the school and one later tells the newspaper that the burglary started out as fun, but the sight of the …

5) A recent report has highlighted uranium contamination in India’s groundwater. Discuss the causes, its effects and ways to address the issue?(250 words)

Topic – environmental pollution and degradation 5) A recent report has highlighted uranium contamination in India’s groundwater. Discuss the causes, its effects and ways to address the issue?(250 words) The hindu Reference Why this question The article highlights this new issue in groundwater which has serious implications. Niti Aayog’s recent report on the situation of …

4) Discuss the EIA guidelines for construction projects in India? Examine whether they need to be made more stringent in light of the recent protests in Delhi against the cutting down of trees?(250 words)

Topic– Environmental impact assessment 4) Discuss the EIA guidelines for construction projects in India? Examine whether they need to be made more stringent in light of the recent protests in Delhi against the cutting down of trees?(250 words) The hindu Livemint Why this question The article explores two important threads of thought – the changed …