Daily Archive: January 4, 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 04 January 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 04 January 2016   Paper 3 Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.   Startups brace up for legal war with Income Tax department   Startups that have been ordered to pay tax despite valuations being marked down in recent funding rounds are challenging the demands,...

Public Forum: NGO’s Licenses cancelled

    Public Forum: NGO’s Licenses cancelled   Government’s decision to cancel the licenses of nearly 20,000 NGOs issued under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) has raised the debate regarding the role of NGOs in India. There are both positive and negative responses after this move. Many are saying that NGOs are misleading public opinion and are working against...

Insights into Editorial: Afspa in Manipur

    Insights into Editorial: Afspa in Manipur 04 January 2017   Background: Due to the disturbance and insurgency in the state, the Government of India promulgated the Armed Forces Special Powers Act 1958 in Manipur State. Since 1980, the whole of Manipur has been a “disturbed area” under the Act. Vide this Act, the security forces have been given...

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 04 January 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 04 January 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Secularism 1) What impact do you think the Supreme Court verdict on the section 123(3) of the Representation of the People Act, 1951, will have on Indian politics? Also examine significance of this judgement to secularism. (200...

7) It is argued that a US turn to isolationism and the pursuit of strictly US national interests may eventually lead to a global conflict. To what ethical issues and conflicts would such US isolationsim give rise? Critically examine

Topic:  Ethical issues in international relations 7) It is argued that a US turn to isolationism and the pursuit of strictly US national interests may eventually lead to a global conflict. To what ethical issues and conflicts would such US isolationsim give rise? Critically examine. (150 Words) Livemint