Can civil servants express their views on law and governance?

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: Governance/ Ethics   Source: The Hindu Directions: Important for mains as it can be asked as case studies in ethics Context: A senior IAS officer, Smita Sabharwal from Telangana, tweeted from her personal account in support of Bilkis Bano and questioned the Gujarat government’s decision, sparking off a row over whether …

Question From Insights That Appeared in UPSC Mains General Studies Paper – 2

Following are the questions posted earlier on Insights that are Directly or Indirectly related to the questions that appeared in 2013 UPSC Mains General Studies Paper – 2 held on December 3, 2013 Question 1 (GS-2, Mains 2013) – Indirect “Although individuals within a representative democracy possess rights, allowing them to lobby parliamentarians and governments …