3) The recent storm related to demand for more transparency by means of electoral bonds mechanisms holds widespread importance but it may also lead to overlap priorities comment? Critically analyse.(250 words)

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 3) The recent storm related to demand for more transparency by means of electoral bonds mechanisms holds widespread importance but it may also lead to overlap priorities comment? Critically analyse.(250 words) The hindu why this question: …

2) Define Communalism and discuss the rise Communalism in India and its ramifications. What steps are needed to be taken to check the growth of Communalism?(250 words)

Topic-Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism. 2) Define Communalism and discuss the rise Communalism in India and its ramifications. What steps are needed to be taken to check the growth of Communalism?(250 words)   Why this question: Question is about communalism and how it has evolved in India, question is to analyse the ramifications of …

1) Discuss the concept, constraints and prospect of secularism in India.(250 words)

Topic: Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism. 1) Discuss the concept, constraints and prospect of secularism in India.(250 words)   Why this question: The question is about discussing the concept of Secularism  and its boundaries in India. In the recent past Indian secularism has been under constant threat, In the name of religion, creed and …

Insights into Editorial: Why Trump’s recognition of the Golan Heights as Israeli territory matters

Insights into Editorial: Why Trump’s recognition of the Golan Heights as Israeli territory matters                      Context: US President Mr. Trump’s tweet marked a reversal of decades of US policy, which has refused to condone the Israeli occupation of Golan, and urged that the dispute must be resolved …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 27 March 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 27 March 2019 Relevant articles from various News Papers: Paper 2: Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger.   Global MPI 2018   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of MPI. For …

In News- The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger. Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   In News- The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria   What to study? For Prelims and …

IEA status report on CO2

Topics Covered: Conservation and energy related issues.   IEA status report on CO2   What to study? For Prelims: About IEA. For Mains: Key findings and concerns raised by the report, significance and measures needed to achieve the targets.   Context: International Energy Agency (IEA) has released Global Energy & CO2 Status Report.   Key …

Note verbale

Topics Covered: Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary Ministries and Departments of the Government; pressure groups and formal/informal associations and their role in the Polity.   Note verbale   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Various means of diplomatic communication and their significance.   Why in News? India has raised …

Global MPI 2018

Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger.   Global MPI 2018   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of MPI. For Mains: Highlights, key findings and significance of the report, concerns for India and measures needed to reduce …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 27 March 2019

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 27 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 …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 26 March 2019

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 26 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 …

RAJYA SABHA TV INDIA’S WORLD – TERROR: WORLD STANDS WITH INDIA

RAJYA SABHA TV INDIA’S WORLD – TERROR: WORLD STANDS WITH INDIA (TOPICS COVERED: PRELIMS: Current events of national and international importance MAINS: General Studies III – Security challenges; linkages of organized crime with terrorism)   External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that although China blocked banning JeM chief Masood Azhar, India has a worldwide …

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 27 March 2019

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 27 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:  Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism. General Studies – 1 Topic: Social empowerment, communalism, …