Insights Daily Debates, Day – 25: Vanishing Forests: Is ‘Greening India’ Eating Our Forests?

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 25 28 August 2015 Archives Today’s Topic  Vanishing Forests: Is ‘Greening India’ Eating Our Forests? The Hindu The Indian Express Livemint The Hindustan Times Why are India’s forests vanishing? Is greening India a better option than conserving forests? Are we giving unnecessarily more priority to greening rather than protecting existing …

Insights OFFLINE Class: Details and Application Form & Breaking of Barrier Between Online and Offline Class – It is Free!

NOTE: The Link to Application Has Been Removed. Thank you for the Tremendous Response. We will be conducting offline test series for UPSC Mains – 2015 in Bangalore (We don’t have any centres anywhere in India and that too we have only one centre in Bangalore which can accommodate 30 people!) from 7th September 2015. Because …

Insights Daily Current Events, 28 August 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 28 August 2015 Archives Paper 3 Topic: economics of animal-rearing. Veterinary varsity promoting silage Scientists of Tamil Nadu Veterinary University Training and Research Centre recently demonstrated the silage making by using repol polypropylene (silage bags) to a large number of farmers in Tamil Nadu. A few farmers in the state have …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 28 August 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 28 August  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 28 August  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …

ETHICS CASE STUDY: Will you act as per your husband’s wish? Justify

Topic: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; Ethical dilemma 7) One of your friends, who is very ambitious to achieve higher social status by acquiring wealth by any means, is planning to force her present husband to divorce her by threatening him that she would file police complaint against him accusing him of …

4) Critically examine the rationale behind forcing government servants to send their kids to government schools. Do you think such policy by the government would meet its objectives? Critically comment.

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 4) Critically examine the rationale behind forcing government servants to send their kids to government schools. Do you think such policy by the government would meet its objectives? Critically comment. (200 Words) The Indian Express

2) In your opinion, what are the underlying causes of anti-reservation movements that are taking place in some parts of India? Critically examine. Also suggest if such movements should be allowed to take place by the government.

Topic: Salient features of Indian society; Social Empowerment 2) In your opinion, what are the underlying causes of anti-reservation movements that are taking place in some parts of India? Critically examine. Also suggest if such movements should be allowed to take place by the government. (200 Words) The Indian Express The Hindu The Hindu

1) Indian cities are experiencing mega traffic congestion problem with each passing day. In your opinion, what are the root causes of this problem and what urgent measures need to be taken to address this problem. Critically analyse.

Topic: Urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 1) Indian cities are experiencing mega traffic congestion problem with each passing day. In your opinion, what are the root causes of this problem and what urgent measures need to be taken to address this problem. Critically analyse. (200 Words) Livemint

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 24:Should Print and Electronic Media be Regulated by the Government?

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 24 27 August 2015 Archives Today’s Topic  Should Print and Electronic Media be Regulated by the Government? The Hindu WSJ Reuters The Times of India Livemint Why should media be regulated? Is self-regulation best for media? Has media become a monster of sorts due to absence of regulation? Will regulation affect its freedom? …

Nearly 60 Questions From Insights Prelims 2015 Test Series Are Repeated (Directly & Indirectly) in General Studies Paper – 1 of UPSC Prelims – 2015 Exam

Despite the possibility of being attacked that we are boasting ourselves, we are posting this article with immense pride. It took us three days to search for questions from our 2015 test series that might have helped anyone who has solved them to score 110+ easily in this year’s prelims exam. Saying that ‘Direct Questions’ …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 27 August 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 27 August  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 27 August  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …

ETHICS CASE STUDY: Identify ethical issues in the case study and explain what you would have done if you were in your husband’s place.

Topic: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions 9) When you were away, your 10 ear old son stole ten rupees from your pocket and bought chocolates for himself and for his 8 year old sister. Your daughter tells you and your husband about her brother’s generosity with a happy face. Your husband has been strict …