Insights Daily Debates, Day – 130: Indian Economy is Not as Healthy as it is Projected Today

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 130 25 January 2016 Archives Today’s Topic ” Indian Economy is Not as Healthy as it is Projected Today”   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 …

The Big Picture – Minority status to Universities: Is it necessary?

The Big Picture – Minority status to Universities: Is it necessary? Summary: Last week an issue, which has always been controversial was reopened. It is about whether Aligarh Muslim University and Jamia Mila Islamia were minority universities. The government has said that Aligarh Muslim University and Jamia Millia Islamia are not minority educational institutions. In …

Insights into Editorial: Superbug and Quantum Dot

Insights into Editorial: Superbug and Quantum Dot 25 January 2016 Article Link Does nanotechnology hold the key to stopping antibiotic-resistant bacteria and the deadly infections they cause? Scientists in Colorado think it just might. How? Scientists have developed light-activated nanoparticles — each roughly 20,000 times smaller than the thickness of a single human hair and …

Insights Daily Current Events, 25 January 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 25 January 2016 Archives Paper 3 Topic: biodiversity. Sundarbans buzzes with discovery of solitary bee A “solitary bee” species was recently discovered in the Sundarbans Biosphere Reserve. Key facts: The bee is named Braunsapis chandrai. It is 6.2-mm-long and is black in colour and has punctured legs. What makes it distinct from …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 25 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 25 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World history; Important events – their forms and effect on the society 1) What do you understand by Fourth Industrial Revolution? Briefly throw light …

8) You are recently appointed as District Collector to a backward district. You had heard many negative opinions about the district. Existence of rampant corruption in DC and subordinate offices is one of them. You are completely against any form of corruption and want to implement zero tolerance policy against corruption. What measures will you implement in this regard? Discuss.

Topic: Challenges of corruption. 8) You are recently appointed as District Collector to a backward district. You had heard many negative opinions about the district. Existence of rampant corruption in DC and subordinate offices is one of them. You are completely against any form of corruption and want to implement zero tolerance policy against corruption. What …

6) It is said that India may have to find a way to initiate dialogue not only with the civilian government of Pakistan but also with the armed forces to establish between two of them and end terrorism. Were such attempts made previously? Is it possible to make such attempts now? How? Critically examine.

Topic:  India and its neighborhood- relations 6) It is said that India may have to find a way to initiate dialogue not only with the civilian government of Pakistan but also with the armed forces to establish between two of them and end terrorism. Were such attempts made previously? Is it possible to make such attempts now? …

3) The official start of the lifting of crushing Western sanctions on the Iranian economy is generally said to benefit India. But some commentators argue that it also throws various challenges to India’s relationship with Iran. Examine.

Topic:Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests 3) The official start of the lifting of crushing Western sanctions on the Iranian economy is generally said to benefit India. But some commentators argue that it also throws various challenges to India’s relationship with Iran. Examine. (200 Words) Livemint

2) Critically analyse the views of Dr Ambedkar on Hinduism. Do you think there has been an attempt made to own Dr. Ambedkar’s legacy by very people whom he despised? Critically comment.

Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues ; Communalism;  2) Critically analyse the views of Dr Ambedkar on Hinduism. Do you think there has been an attempt made to own Dr. Ambedkar’s legacy by very people whom he despised? Critically comment. (200 Words) The …