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

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 16 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)   General Studies – 2 Topic:Development of social sector services including health 1) It is said that National Health Policy takes …

7) There is a need to employ a multi pronged approach in order to decrease the rural-urban divide in India. Discuss the steps taken by the GoI in this regard.(250 words)

Topic– Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. 7) There is a need to employ a multi pronged approach in order to decrease the rural-urban divide in India. Discuss the steps taken by the GoI in this regard.(250 words) Yojana magazine, June 2018 …

6) Tax reforms are essential for improving the ease of doing business, and attracting foreign investment. Discuss the steps taken by India in this regard. (250 words)

TOPIC: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. 6) Tax reforms are essential for improving the ease of doing business, and attracting foreign investment. Discuss the steps taken by India in this regard. (250 words) Yojana Magazine, June 2018 issue Why this question …

5) In order to create meaningful employment for its youth, India needs to integrate its youth skilling programs with the needs of the industry 4.0. Comment.(250 words)

Topic– Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. 5) In order to create meaningful employment for its youth, India needs to integrate its youth skilling programs with the needs of the industry 4.0. Comment.(250 words) Yojana Magazine, June 2018 issue. Why this question India has a huge demographic …

4) Critically examine the potential of HECI Bill in improving the status of higher education in India?(250 words)

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education 4) Critically examine the potential of HECI Bill in improving the status of higher education in India?(250 words) The hindu The hindu Pib Why this question The article talks about how the changes brought about by HECI Bill hardly resolves the issues …

3) A recent Brookings study claims that India no longer houses the largest number of poor. The credit goes to the efforts of  successive governments in rolling out poverty alleviation schemes. Discuss the evolution of poverty alleviation schemes in India?(250 words)

Topic– Issues relating to poverty and hunger. 3) A recent Brookings study claims that India no longer houses the largest number of poor. The credit goes to the efforts of  successive governments in rolling out poverty alleviation schemes. Discuss the evolution of poverty alleviation schemes in India?(250 words) Reference Why this question The findings of …

2) Parliament discusses matters of public importance by passing motions and resolutions inside the House. How are they different from each other?(250 words)

Topic-Part of static series under the heading – “Resolutions and motions-comparison” 2) Parliament discusses matters of public importance by passing motions and resolutions inside the House. How are they different from each other?(250 words)   Key demand of the question The question is pretty straightforward in its demand. The focus is on understanding the difference …

1) It is said that National Health Policy takes a road less travelled and envisions a huge strategic role for the private sector. Examine how and discuss its merits?(250 words)

Topic:Development of social sector services including health 1) It is said that National Health Policy takes a road less travelled and envisions a huge strategic role for the private sector. Examine how and discuss its merits?(250 words) Epw Why this question The article gives an in-depth analysis of the role of private sector envisioned  in …

Insights into Editorial: Encouraging mediation to settle disputes

Insights into Editorial: Encouraging mediation to settle disputes   Context: India to participate in deliberations at the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) in New York. UNCITRAL deliberation deals with an important issue concerning resolution of commercial disputes. Commercial disputes are resolved not only through courts and arbitration but also through mediation. The …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,16 July 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 July 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 …

Insights into Editorial: A clean cooking strategy: driving towards sustainability

Insights into Editorial: A clean cooking strategy: driving towards sustainability   Introduction: Energy use is a key indicator as well as a key tool for development. Energy use should not only be cost-effective but also environmentally sustainable. In this regard it is imperative for India to evaluate the current fuel choices and, seek to diversify …

MOTIVATION & STRATEGY: Gopal Krishna B – An Inspirational Story of Patience and Perseverance, Rank 265 CSE-2017, Optional – Medical Science

    MOTIVATION & STRATEGY An Inspirational Story of Patience and Perseverance Gopal Krishna B – Rank 265 CSE-2017   Let me start this story of mine by telling you a horrific event of sorts that happened to me  3 years ago. On 13th July 2015, when UPSC released the mark sheets of Mains examination, …