Insights into Editorial: The seeds of sustainability

Insights into Editorial: The seeds of sustainability Context: In early June, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu announced that the State would fully embrace Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF), a chemical-free method that would cover all farmers by 2024.    The Andhra Pradesh government’s unique initiative to improve farmers’ livelihood through zero budget natural …

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 25 JUNE 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 25 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 – Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity …

7)There is an urgent need to evolve a multi-pronged strategy to make agriculture viable, profitable and sustainable. Comment.(250 words)

Topic – Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country, different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology in the aid of farmers etc…. 7)There is an urgent …

6)India’s health care system closely resembles the national health service of UK but only in intent and not in implementation. Critically Analyze.(250 words)

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health 6)India’s health care system closely resembles the national health service of UK but only in intent and not in implementation. Critically Analyze.(250 words) The hindu Why this question With several crucial health reforms on the anvil, benchmarking against global best practice in …

5) Health infrastructure is an important indicator for understanding the health care delivery provisions and welfare mechanism in a country. Critically analyze, in the light of the findings of National Health Profile- 2018. (250 words)

Topic: Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 5) Health infrastructure is an important indicator for understanding the health care delivery provisions and welfare mechanism in a …

4) Several of India’s developmental challenges are a direct outcome of the failure of IAS system. Critically comment.(250 words)

Topic – Role of civil services in a democracy 4) Several of India’s developmental challenges are a direct outcome of the failure of IAS system. Critically comment.(250 words) Epw Why this question With the recent news of lateral entry in government service capturing headlines, the focus shifts to performance of IAS officers and whether they have …

3) Discuss the role of Central Bureau of Health Intelligence (CBHI) in strengthening the Health Information system in the country. (250 words)

  Topic: Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 3) Discuss the role of Central Bureau of Health Intelligence (CBHI) in strengthening the Health Information system in …

2)India’s poor ranking on Press Freedom Index reflects the growing threat to freedom of press. Examine. Also discuss press reforms required to bring back the lost trust in media such that it functions  effectively as the fourth pillar of democracy?(250 words)

Topic: part of Static series under the heading “Freedom of Speech and Expression and Censorship” 2)India’s poor ranking on Press Freedom Index reflects the growing threat to freedom of press. Examine. Also discuss press reforms required to bring back the lost trust in media such that it functions  effectively as the fourth pillar of democracy?(250 …

1)Throw light on the nature of migration in Assam. Examine whether the National Register of Citizens will address the issues arising thereunder?(250 words)

Topic – Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India 1)Throw light on the nature of migration in Assam. Examine whether the National Register of Citizens will address the issues arising thereunder?(250 words) The hindu   Why this question With the deadline for final draft of the Supreme Court-monitored National Register of Citizens (NRC) nears, …

TOPPER’S STRATEGY & MOTIVATION: Saad Miya Khan, Rank – 25 UPSC CSE-2017 Fifth Attempt, Geography Optional

    TOPPER’S STRATEGY & MOTIVATION Saad Miya Khan, Rank – 25 UPSC CSE-2017 Fifth Attempt, Geography Optional   General studies forms the core of Civil Services  Mains Examination .The syllabus is mammoth and ever increasing. The knowledge you have gathered has to be penned down in precise and well structured answers.20 such answers in …

ONLINE Mains Test Series – 2018: Registrations Open!

    ONLINE Mains Test Series – 2018 Registrations Open We have opened registrations for Insights ONLINE Mains Test Series – 2018.  You can register HERE. Please note that under this test series we provide question papers and synopses. There is no evaluation. However, we will introduce limited Mains Test Series (full Length) with evaluation …

MOTIVATION: My UPSC Journey- From Despair to Destiny, Anudeep Durishetty, Rank – 1 UPSC CSE-2017

    MOTIVATION My UPSC Journey- From Despair to Destiny Anudeep Durishetty, Rank – 1 UPSC CSE-2017 Sometime in February 2016, UPSC declared that I had failed in the Civil Services Examination. That was my fourth attempt and third failure. The result didn’t seem as bad then, convinced as I was of my own supreme …

Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2018 – Week 25: Gender Sensitive Indian Society is Prerequisite for Women and Child Empowerment

Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2018 – Week 25 Archives 24 June  2018 Write an essay on the following topic in not more than 1000-1200 words:   Gender Sensitive Indian Society is Prerequisite for Women and Child Empowerment Reference Reference   Read Essay Strategy by UPSC CSE-2017 Rank – 1 Anudeep Durishetty HERE and try to …

VETERINARY SCIENCE AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY IAS MAINS STRATEGY BY Dr Bilal Mohi ud din Bhat IAS 2017 RANK 10 IFS 2013 RANK 23

                           VETERINARY SCIENCE AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY                                                 IAS MAINS STRATEGY                                           BY Dr Bilal Mohi ud din Bhat                                                   IAS 2017 RANK 10                                                   IFS 2013  RANK 23   Veterinary science and animal husbandry  is subject which is scoring in UPSC civil services. It has escaped from scaling due to less …