QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 November 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,12 November 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 preliminary exam …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 November 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.   UNESCO Asia-Pacific award for conservation   What to study? For Prelims: About the awards, awardees and important sites in India. For Mains: Significance of these …

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 NOVEMBER 2018

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 NOVEMBER 2018 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2019: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   Tomorrow’s Static Topic:  Economics of animal-rearing. General Studies – 1 Topic– The Freedom Struggle – its various …

7) “The distinction of a good person is to take pleasure in moral action. In other words, human flourishing occurs when a person is concurrently doing what he ought to do and doing what he wants to do.” Do you agree. Comment.(250 words)

Topic– Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators 7) “The distinction of a good person is to take pleasure in moral action. In other words, human flourishing occurs when a person is concurrently doing what he ought to do and doing what he wants to do.” Do …

6) The Food Processing Industry in India suffers from long and fragmented supply chain. Can contract farming provide plausible solution to this problem? Discuss.(250 words)

Topic– Part of static series under the heading – “Food processing and related industries in India” 6) The Food Processing Industry in India suffers from long and fragmented supply chain. Can contract farming provide plausible solution to this problem? Discuss.(250 words) Key demand of the question The question expects us to bring out the issue …

5) The pursuit of creating surplus milk and dumping it across the globe has not only created livelihood crisis for millions of farmers but is also hurting the ecology. Analyze. (250 words)

Topic – Economics of animal-rearing; 5) The pursuit of creating surplus milk and dumping it across the globe has not only created livelihood crisis for millions of farmers but is also hurting the ecology. Analyze. (250 words) Reference Why this question India is the largest producer of milk which provides livelihood to millions of small …

4) Livestock sector in India has an important role to play in enhancing the level of inclusive growth in the country. Discuss.(250 words)

Topic– Part of static series under the heading – “economics of animal-rearing” 4) Livestock sector in India has an important role to play in enhancing the level of inclusive growth in the country. Discuss.(250 words)   Key demand of the question The question expects us to bring out the immense role that livestock sector can …

3) In the current volatile global geostrategic framework, India and Japan seem to find a unique congruence of views. Examine.(250 words)

Topic -India and its bilateral relations 3) In the current volatile global geostrategic framework, India and Japan seem to find a unique congruence of views. Examine.(250 words) Financial express Why this question The recent visit of the PM to Japan led to signing of several agreements and reaffirmation of India Japan friendship. In context of …

2) Discuss the objectives and achievements of Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme in India.(250 words)

Topic-  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 2) Discuss the objectives and achievements of Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme in India.(250 words) The hindu Reference Why this question The recent outbreak of Zika Virus disease points out the importance of epidemiological measures in order to prevent major …

1) Discuss the contribution of  Acharya J. B. Kripalani towards the Indian society.(250 words)

Topic– The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country.Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. 1) Discuss the contribution of  Acharya J. B. Kripalani towards the Indian society.(250 words) pib Reference Directive word Discuss- this is an all-encompassing directive which mandates us to write in detail …

1) Discuss the contribution of  Acharya J. B. Kripalani towards the Indian society.(250 words)

Topic– The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country.Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. 1) Discuss the contribution of  Acharya J. B. Kripalani towards the Indian society.(250 words) pib Reference Directive word Discuss- this is an all-encompassing directive which mandates us to write in detail …

Insights into Editorial: Independence and accountability: on RBI

Insights into Editorial: Independence and accountability: on RBI   Introduction: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the government give the impression that they are not on the same page even as far as an understanding of their roles is concerned. The RBI suggests that its independence is being violated while the government rationalises its …