[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 12 October 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 12 October  2015 Archives – Secure 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 mode‘.  Click on …

ETHICS CASE STUDY: Will you accept the system as it is and play safe as an officer? What decisions will you make in the light of growing frustration on your part and your parent’s advice? Critically comment.

Topic:Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems;  ethical concerns and dilemmas in government 9) Immediately after your IPS probationary training, you are posted as Additional SP of a district famous for operating illegal gun making factories. From the day one itself you have taken up the job of identifying and arresting …

8) In recent years discoms in Indian states are reeling under huge debts. Examine the causes of their dismal state of affairs and measures being taken by union and state governments to revive discoms.

Topic: Infrastructure – energy 8) In recent years discoms in Indian states are reeling under huge debts. Examine the causes of their dismal state of affairs and measures being taken by union and state governments to revive discoms. (200 Words) Business Standard ET Business Standard

4) This year’s Nobel Peace Prize tells us that the success of democratisation is predicated by the strength of civil society organisations and the legitimacy of political organisations. In the light of the statement and ongoing struggles in the Middle East and in India’s immediate neighbourhood, critically analyse why some democracies fail and some succeed.

Topic: Important aspects of governance, role of civil society etc 4) This year’s Nobel Peace Prize tells us that the success of democratisation  is predicated by the strength of civil society organisations and the legitimacy of political organisations. In the light of the statement and ongoing struggles in the Middle East and in India’s immediate neighbourhood, …

2) It is said that the Election Commission’s restrictive campaign finance rules creates deeper problems for representation and democracy at large in India. Do you agree with this view? Critically comment.

Topic: functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies 2) It is said that the Election Commission’s restrictive campaign finance rules creates deeper problems for representation and democracy at large in India. Do you agree with this view? Critically comment. (200 Words) The Hindu