Daily Archive: August 5, 2016

Insights into Important Issues: South China Sea – Understanding the dispute and implications

    Insights into Important Issues South China Sea – Understanding the dispute and implications   What is the argument about? It is a dispute over territory and sovereignty over ocean areas, and the Paracels and the Spratlys – two island chains claimed in whole or in part by a number of countries. Alongside the fully fledged islands, there are...

The Big Picture- Uniform Civil Code: Where does one begin?

The Big Picture- Uniform Civil Code: Where does one begin? Even after more than 60 years of independence, uniform civil code has been a constant matter of debate. The NDA government formally asked the Law Commission to look into this issue, its pros and cons and present its report. However, it is significant to note here that this is for...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 05 August 2016

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 05 August 2016 Paper-1: Resources India to run short of high-tech minerals   India will be woefully short of critical minerals necessary for developing clean-energy applications, infrastructure for its solar mission and for manufacturing high-technology products in the future. The country will be heavily dependent on China in the coming years to source these materials for...

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 05 August 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 04 August  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Social empowerment; Salient features of Indian Society, 1) It is said that in India deprived social groups are using migration to improve their socio-economic status in the rural economy. Do you think migration is acting...