Insights Daily Current Events, 03 October 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 03 October 2015 Archives Paper 3 Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation. India to cut emissions intensity The Union Environment Ministry has finally submitted its Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), committing to cut the emissions intensity of GDP by 33-35% by 2030 …

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Rising Ozone pollution in the cities

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Rising Ozone pollution in the cities Archives Other than ozone in stratosphere, Ozone is also formed at ground level, within troposphere. It is not directly emitted but it is formed due to light and oxides of nitrogen (NOx) and unburned hydrocarbon. This is very important phytotoxic component. Its concentration keep on …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 03 October 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 03 October  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 03 October 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 forgive your friend and move on with your life? Justify.

Topic:  Ethics in human actions. 8) Two years ago when you were staying in Delhi to prepare for civil services exam, you had lost your laptop and smartphone. As you were comfortable using them for studies, they had all the resources meant for your exam preparation. You were shattered and demoralised. Your roommate had comforted …

4) “The dengue outbreak in Delhi exposes the total absence of a functional public health care system with an efficient disease surveillance mechanism and highlights the dangers of leaving public health to the private sector.” Critically examine.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health 4) “The dengue outbreak in Delhi exposes the total absence of a functional public health care system with an efficient disease surveillance mechanism and highlights the dangers of leaving public health to the private sector.” Critically examine. (200 Words) Frontline EPW

1) What do you understand by structural violence? It is said that in India this form of violence is normalised. Critically examine the merits in this argument. Also comment how we can fight this form of violence.

Topic: Salient features of India society; 1) What do you understand by structural violence? It is said that in India this form of violence is normalised. Critically examine the merits in this argument. Also comment how we can fight this form of violence. (200 Words) EPW