Daily Archive: January 16, 2014

Insights Daily Current Events, January 16, 2014

ARCHIVES January 16, 2014 NATIONAL & SOCIAL ISSUES Battle against sexual harassment at the work place still continues It was in a village in Bassi and some NGOs in Jaipur and Delhi, 21 years ago, that the battle against sexual harassment at the workplace began. The case of the government aid worker who was raped and fought back with the...

HISTORY – Answer Writing Challenge

1.  Write a brief essay on burial customs in the Indus Civilization. (200 Words) 2. Discuss the pattern of trade during the Indus Valley civilization. How for did it affect the nature of contemporary settlements in the Indian sub-continent? (200 Words) 3.  Write a short essay on the religion of the Indus Civilization. (200 Words) Tomorrow’s Topic: Indus Valley Civilization

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1 “The actions of public administrators have the forces of law and coercive power of government behind them”. Do you think administrators could claim similar authority in a globalized world? (200 Words) Question 2 Examine the implications of globalization for administrative ethics and development ethics. (200 Words) Tomorrow’s Topics Good Governance: concept and application; New Public Management.

On Disability Bill and the Plight of Disabled in India

Kirthi   According to Census 2011, the number of disabled in India amount to 2.21 percent of population that is 26.8 million. Disability activists opine the count is grossly underestimated as no. of disabled in a country on an average roughly amount to 5-6 percent of the population. India has ratified the UN Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities....