Insights Daily Current Events, 23 March 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 23 March 2015 ‘Water Man’ Rajendra Singh wins Stockholm Water Prize Eminent environment activist Rajendra Singh, has been conferred the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize this year for his innovative water restoration efforts and extraordinary courage to empower communities in Indian villages. He is widely popular as the ‘Water Man’. He was …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 March 2015

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11) “For any skill development effort to succeed, markets and industry need to play a large rolein determining courses, curriculum and relevance. In the light of various efforts made so far by various governments towards skill development in the country, critically comment on the statement.

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to growth, development and employment.  11) “For any skill development effort to succeed, markets and industry need to play a large rolein determining courses, curriculum and relevance. In the light of various efforts made so far by various governments towards skill development in the country, critically comment on the statement. …

10) A woolly mammoth has been discovered in a very well preserved state. If scientists want to to ‘recreate’ a live mammoth at present, what possible technologies would they use to do so? Explain the procedure.

Topic:  Awareness in the fields of  bio-technology 10) A woolly mammoth has been discovered in a very well preserved state. If scientists want to to ‘recreate’ a live mammoth at present, what possible technologies would they use to do so? Explain the  procedure. (200 Words) The Hindu

9) “The Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, 2000, which provides for punishment to persons sending offensive messages through any communication device, is arguably in patent violation of Article 19(1)(a) of the Constitution.” Critically comment.

Topic: Indian Constitution- significant provisions and basic structure.  9) “The Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, 2000, which provides for punishment to persons sending offensive messages through any communication device, is arguably in patent violation of Article 19(1)(a) of the Constitution.” Critically comment. (200 Words) The Hindu

6) Critically analyse why it is debated that the protection of individual privacy should be central to the use of Aadhar numbers by various agencies. Also examine what needs to be done to ensure protection of privacy of citizens.

Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential;  6) Critically analyse why it is debated that the protection of individual privacy should be central to the use of Aadhar numbers by various agencies. Also examine what needs to be done to ensure protection of privacy of citizens. (200 Words) …

2) Critically comment on the objective and success of Gandhiji’s Harijan campaign. Also examine the impact it had on the National Movement.

Topic: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country. 2) Critically comment on the objective and success of Gandhiji’s Harijan campaign. Also examine the impact it had on the National Movement. (200 Words) Bipan Chandra, Struggle for India’s Independence, Chapter – 23

1) “The Karachi resolution of 1931 was to remain in essence the basic political and economic programme of the Indian National Congress in later years. ” Elaborate.

Topic:   The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country. 1) “The Karachi resolution of 1931 was to remain in essence the basic political and economic programme of the Indian National Congress in later years. ” Elaborate. (200 Words) Bipan Chandra, Struggle for India’s Independence, Chapter – 22