Insights Daily Debates, Day – 27: Should Depreciating Rupee Be A Concern For India?

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 27 01 September 2015 Archives Today’s Topic  Should Depreciating Rupee Be A Concern For India? The Hindu BusinessLine The Hindu The Hindu Bloomberg Business Standard The Indian Express It seems some people are happy that Rupee is seeing a free fall. But some are concerned. Should the concerned authorities allow …

Insights Daily Current Events, 01 September 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 01 September 2015 Archives Paper 3 Topic: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. Railways on a zero-accident mission Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu recently told that the Railways will shortly launch a zero-accident mission. What is it? It is a mission which envisages renewal of tracks, more railway bridges, better signalling …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 01 September 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 01 September  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 01 September  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 …

9) The Law Commission of India has recommended abolition of the death penalty for all crimes except terrorism-related offences and waging war against the state. Critically comment on the ethical dimensions of this particular recommendation.

Topic: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics 9) The Law Commission of India has recommended abolition of the death penalty for all crimes except terrorism-related offences and waging war against the state. Critically comment on the ethical dimensions of this particular recommendation. (200 Words) The Hindu

8) Do you consider ‘development’ as panacea for all the problems we are facing? Critically analyse the conflicts that development itself generates and suggest what in your opinion, should development entail.

Topic: Indian economy – Growth and Development 8) Do you consider ‘development’ as panacea for all the problems we are facing? Critically analyse the conflicts that development itself generates and suggest what in your opinion, should development entail. (200 Words) The Indian Express

6) In the light of weakening Russian economy and its global standing, should India continue to buy its defence requirements from Russia or should it buy from USA and other Western powers? Critically analyse.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests  6) In the light of weakening Russian economy and its global standing, should India continue to buy its defence requirements from Russia or should it buy from USA and other Western powers? Critically analyse. (200 Words) Business Standard

5) It is argued that the 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world’s economic scenario and has left some lasting impact on India and the world. Critically examine.

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, 5) It is argued that the 2007-08 global financial crisis continues to alter the world’s economic scenario and has left some lasting impact on India and the world. Critically examine. (200 Words) Business Standard

4) In recent years, it is apparent that establishment of peace between India and Pakistan is becoming elusive. Critically analyse the factors and examine if it is in the interest of India to compromise its stand on some of the issues to evolve a win-win outcome.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 4) In recent years, it is  apparent that establishment of peace between India and Pakistan is becoming elusive. Critically analyse the factors and examine if it is in the interest of India to compromise its stand on some of the issues to evolve a win-win outcome. (200 Words) The Hindu 

3) Compare and contrast how will the implementation of Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar (BCIM) corridor and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will impact India’s interests in the region. Also suggest what modifications, if made to these two initiatives, will help the countries in the region to cooperate each other peacefully.

Topic:  Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, 3) Compare and contrast how will the implementation of Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar (BCIM) corridor and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)  will impact India’s interests in the region. Also suggest what modifications, if made to these two initiatives, will help the countries in the region to cooperate …