QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,08 March 2019

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 08 March 2019 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 …

Insights into Editorial: Back to life: on the belated acquittal of death row convicts

Insights into Editorial: Back to life: on the belated acquittal of death row convicts Introduction: A nation’s legal system is integral to how its citizens look upon issues that concern the country in general and their individual lives in particular. Despite having the world’s longest Constitution not to mention, one that has gone through numerous …

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 09 March 2019

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 09 March 2019 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: Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. General Studies – 1 Topic– Post-independence consolidation …

7) “After a time, civil servants tend to become no longer servants and no longer civil”. Evaluate . (250 words)

Topic–Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions; laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance; accountability and ethical governance; strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance; ethical issues in international relations and funding; corporate governance. 7) “After a time, …

6) Discuss the objectives of recently launched Flood Management and Border Areas Programme (FMBAP) and analyze the need for a comprehensive policy and coordinated approach for flood management and border area programmes.(250 words)

Topic:   Disaster and disaster management. 6) Discuss the objectives of recently launched Flood Management and Border Areas Programme (FMBAP) and analyze the need for a comprehensive policy and coordinated approach for flood management and border area programmes.(250 words) pib   Why this question: The Union Cabinet has approved the “Flood Management and Border Areas Programme (FMBAP)” …

5) The recent incident of wrong medicines post vaccination at the Primary health Centre of Hyderabad point to a looming public health emergency that necessitates a renewed focus on mitigating the hazards of poor health infrastructure . Discuss and critically analyze government policies for dealing with the crisis? (250 words)

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 5) The recent incident of wrong medicines post vaccination at the Primary health Centre of Hyderabad point to a looming public health emergency that necessitates a renewed focus on mitigating the hazards of poor health infrastructure . Discuss and …

4) In the light of recent Forest Survey report, discuss the significance of Forest Survey in India. What are the issues and challenges involved? Elucidate.(250 words)

Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian subcontinent); factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India)/ Bio diversity, Environment. 4) In the light of recent Forest Survey report, discuss the significance of Forest Survey in …

3) Critically analyze the Ayodhya dispute and its costs on national harmony. Can mediation talks demonstrate to be a leeway for healing relationships? discuss with respect to doctrine of essentiality.(250 words)

Topic: Communalism and secularism. 3) Critically analyze the Ayodhya dispute and its costs on national harmony. Can mediation talks demonstrate to be a leeway for healing relationships? discuss with respect to doctrine of essentiality.(250 words) Indianexpress The hindu Why this question: The article is in the backdrop of the apex court’s order of mediation to …

2) In what way did Nehru’s plan for modernization make rapid tread during the decade 1951 – 61?(250 words)

Topic– Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. 2) In what way did Nehru’s plan for modernization make rapid tread during the decade 1951 – 61?(250 words) Bipin Chandra – India after Independence   Why this question: The question is about how Nehruvian Thought shaped the formative years of India as it emerged from 200 …

1) Critically examine the obligations which pressed India to play a pivotal role in the emergence of Bangladesh. (250 words)

Topic– Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. 1) Critically examine the obligations which pressed India to play a pivotal role in the emergence of Bangladesh. (250 words) Bipin Chandra-  India after Independence   Why this question: The question is in the context of Carving Bangladesh out of Pakistan and the role played by India …