Insights Daily Debates, Day – 96: Role of Civil Services in a Democracy

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 96 04 December 2015 Archives Today’s Topic “Role of Civil Services in a Democracy” NOTE: Unlike past we will not be giving you topic in question format. We observed that it turned out to be another Q & A session. We will just mention the topic and you may start discussing …

Insights Daily Current Events, 04 December 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 04 December 2015 Archives Paper 3 Topic: disaster and disaster management. NDRF teams arrives in Puducherry The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams are actively involved in tackling the situation arising out of incessant rains in Puducherry and TamilNadu over the past few days. Sensing the urgency, NDRF teams have doubled …

Insights into Editorial: Is India actually free of Polio? + MINDMAPS on Current Issues

Insights into Editorial: Is India actually free of Polio? + MINDMAPS on Current Issues 04 December 2015 India has not reported a single case of polio caused by the wild polio virus (WPV) since January 2012. Hence, India was declared polio free in 2014 by the World Health Organization. But, it should be noted here …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 04 December 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 04 December  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 …

8) Crypto currency bitcoin is gaining popularity in India, especially among companies and high-net worth individuals, for buying and selling, or as an asset. How does bitcoin function? Why is it gaining popularity? Examine

Topic: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life 8) Crypto currency bitcoin is gaining popularity in India, especially among companies and high-net worth individuals, for buying and selling, or as an asset. How does bitcoin function? Why is it gaining popularity? Examine. (200 Words) Business Standard

4) What do you understand by Non-Polio Acute Flaccid Paralysis (NAAFP)? It is said that India might be polio-free but it is reporting the world’s largest number of NPAFP. Examine why.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health 4) What do you understand by Non-Polio Acute Flaccid Paralysis (NAAFP)? It is said that India might be polio-free but it is reporting the world’s largest number of NPAFP. Examine why. (200 Words) The Hindu

2) Reckless urbanization is blamed for the frequent floods that affect many of Indian cities. What measures should be taken to avoid floods such as the one being witnessed by Chennai? Examine.

Topic: Urbanization; Critical changes in geographical features 2) Reckless urbanization is blamed for the frequent floods that affect many of Indian cities. What measures should be taken to avoid floods such as the one being witnessed by Chennai? Examine. (200 Words) Business Standard