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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 25 September 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 25 September 2018 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs. The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2018. It is not...

Insights into Editorial: The primary anchor of a health-care road map

Insights into Editorial: The primary anchor of a health-care road map     Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi rolled out the Centre’s flagship scheme Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyaan, also known as Ayushman Bharat or the National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM). This is the world’s largest health scheme which will serve a population that equals 27-28 European countries. The beneficiaries...

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 25 SEPTEMBER 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 25 SEPTEMBER 2018 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  LIST of TOPICS (Static) General Studies – 1 Topic– Part of static series under the heading – “Monsoons” 1) What characteristics can be assigned to monsoon climate that succeeds in...

7) Object of the law should be maximum happiness of maximum number. Comment in the context of India.(250 words)

Topic: Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions 7) Object of the law should be maximum happiness of maximum number. Comment in the context of India.(250 words) Why this question The World Happiness Report (WHR) 2018, which ranked 156 countries, placed India at the 133rd place on the index of global happiness. While India’s...

6) Discuss some of the philosophical dilemmas faced by the present generation, as part of a modern society.(250 words)

Topic: Ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions; laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance; accountability and ethical governance; 6) Discuss some of the philosophical dilemmas faced by the present generation, as part of a modern society.(250 words) Reference Directive word Discuss- this is an all-encompassing directive which mandates us to write in detail about...