Insights Daily Debates, Day – 175: In India Corruption Kills More People than Terrorism or Diseases Combined

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 175 01 April 2016 Archives Today’s Topic ” In India Corruption Kills More People than Terrorism or Diseases Combined” The Guardian 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 …

Insights into Editorial: A half-hearted attempt to liberalize e-commerce

Insights into Editorial: A half-hearted attempt to liberalize e-commerce 01 April 2016 Article Link Summary: The decision to allow 100% FDI in e-commerce entities running online marketplaces is a belated yet welcome step by the government. It clears the air a great deal on the norms governing a rapidly expanding part of the economy, and …

Insights Daily Current Events, 01 April 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 01 April 2016 Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures. British Medical Journal calls for radical revamp of MCI The British Medical Journal (BMJ) in its latest issue has called for …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 01 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 01 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) It is found that most Indian cities are disabled friendly. Examine why and suggest how they can be made disabled friendly. (200 …

ETHICS CASE STUDY: After getting suspended, will you move quietly without trying to prove your innocence? What options do you have? Discuss their merits and demerits.

Topic: Ethics in public administration; EThical concerns in administration 8) You are working as Pre University (PU) Board Director. Since you have assumed office, you have taken strict measures such as suspending corrupt clerks and officials in the board; issuing notices to private colleges for indulging in admission malpractices; curbing the lobby of powerful private coaching …

7) Every year new species of frogs are discovered in the Western Ghats which indicate that key features of the rainforests are vital to the survival of less-known species. Discuss the significance of Western Ghats in the light of discovery of new species in the region and how it should be protected.

Topic:Conservation 7) Every year new species of frogs are discovered in the Western Ghats which indicate that key features of the rainforests are vital to the survival of less-known species. Discuss the significance of Western Ghats in the light of discovery of new species in the region and how it should be protected. (200 Words) The …

4) It is said that India is becoming home to production and trial of substandard drugs in recent years. In your opinion, why such drugs are produced and distributed? How can they be regulated? Critically comment.

Topic:Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health 4) It is said that India is becoming home to production and trial of substandard drugs in recent years. In your opinion, why such drugs are produced and distributed? How can they be regulated? Critically comment. (200 Words) The Hindu

3) It is argued that the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016, which strives to protect consumers interest will actually harm competition in real estate sector and ultimately harm consumers’ interest. Critically examine.

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation 3) It is argued that the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016, which strives to protect consumers interest will actually harm competition in real estate sector and ultimately harm consumers’ interest. Critically examine. (200 Words) Business …

The Big Picture -Uttarakhand HC decision: What does it mean?

The Big Picture -Uttarakhand HC decision: What does it mean? Summary: The Uttarakhand political crisis has assumed new legal dimensions now. After a single judge bench of High Court virtually stayed the President’s rule in the state and directed the CM to take a vote of confidence, a division bench stayed this order. Meanwhile till …