YOJANA Summary – May 2018

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Insights into Editorial: Reform 101: On higher education

Insights into Editorial: Reform 101: On higher education                     Context: In a landmark decision, a Higher Education Commission of India (Repeal of University Grants Commission Act) Bill 2018 (HECI) which seeks to repeal UGC Act and provides for setting up of Higher Education Commission of India has been prepared by the Ministry of …

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 03 JULY 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 03 JULY 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: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant …

6) There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent. Comment.(250 words)

Topic:Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values. 6) There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent. Comment.(250 words) Reference Why this question UPSC almost always asks a questions …

5) Discuss the findings of the recent World Bank report – “South Asia’s Hotspots: The Impact of Temperature and Precipitation Changes on Living Standards”. Discuss adaptation strategy as well.(250 words)

Topic – Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation 5) Discuss the findings of the recent World Bank report – “South Asia’s Hotspots: The Impact of Temperature and Precipitation Changes on Living Standards”. Discuss adaptation strategy as well.(250 words) Financial express Reference   Why this question The report highlights the pressing challenge for Indian economy that is …

4)Examine the role blockchain can play in improving the effectiveness of Skill India Mission ?(250 words)

Topic – Issues relating to development and management of Human Resources 4)Examine the role blockchain can play in improving the effectiveness of Skill India Mission ?(250 words) Reference Why this question The article talks about the current shortcoming in the multifarious skill development programmes being run by various agencies. The application of blockchain in this …

3)“The moral value of fundamental duties would be not to smother rights but to establish a democratic balance by making the people conscious of their duties equally as they are conscious of their rights”. Discuss(250 words)

Topic – Part of static series under the head “Fundamental duties” 3)“The moral value of fundamental duties would be not to smother rights but to establish a democratic balance by making the people conscious of their duties equally as they are conscious of their rights”. Discuss(250 words) Key demand of the question The question expects …

2) Critically analyze the implications of space weaponization programme of US, especially in the context of India.(250 words)

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. 2) Critically analyze the implications of space weaponization programme of US, especially in the context of India.(250 words) The hindu The hindu Reference WHY THIS QUESTION The US has recently expressed its desire to build space weapons. This is …

1) Discuss how Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) impinges on  the personal liberty of citizens of India. (250 words)

Topic: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 1) Discuss how Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) impinges on  the personal liberty of citizens of India. (250 words) The hindu The hindu Why this …