Daily Archive: August 28, 2016

Insights into Issues: Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill

    Insights into Issues: Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill     The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 was introduced in Rajya Sabha on August 11, 2016 by the Minister for Labour and Employment, Mr. Bandaru Dattatreya.  The Bill amends the Maternity Benefit Act, 1961. The Bill has been passed by Rajya Sabha.  The Act regulates the employment of women during...

Mains Self Study 2017 Test – 2

    Mains Self Study 2017:  Test – 2 (Aug 28, 2016) Archives Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 Words. (10 x 12.5 = 125 Marks)   When the Mughal Empire declined in the eighteenth century, it led to the re-emergence of regional states.  How did these states differ in the realms of governance, the management of the...

SYNOPSIS: Insights Secure Q&A August 11, 2016

SYNOPSIS: Insights Secure Q&A August 11, 2016 Archives As we are not giving feedback on your answers, we thought of providing detailed synopsis of important Secure questions on daily basis so that you could revise them and compare with your answers.  You must write answers on your own and compare them with these synopses. If you depend on these synopses blindly,...

SYNOPSIS: Insights Secure Q&A August 10, 2016

SYNOPSIS: Insights Secure Q&A August 10, 2016 Archives As we are not giving feedback on your answers, we thought of providing detailed synopsis of important Secure questions on daily basis so that you could revise them and compare with your answers.  You must write answers on your own and compare them with these synopses. If you depend on these synopses blindly,...

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Test – 1

    PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Test – 1 August 28, 2016 Syllabus – New Public Administration New Public Administration may have neither been the saviour its enthusiasts promised, nor the devil its critics worried it would be. Discuss. (250 words)   Syllabus – Administrative thought “The design of physical structures, the anatomy of the organisation came first, and was indeed  ...