Insights Daily Debates, Day – 178: India is Alienating Kashmiris through its Short-sighted Policies

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 178 08 April 2016 Archives Today’s Topic ” India is Alienating Kashmiris through its Short-sighted Policies” 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 …

Insights Daily Current Events, 08 April 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 08 April 2016 Paper 2 Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. World military spending up in 2015, India in sixth position As per the latest report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), India is the sixth largest military spender …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 08 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 08 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian subcontinent); 1) Indian mineral federation says that only about 13% of India’s 575,000 square …

7) It is said that the Panama Papers indicate that a large section of the rich contribute not only to inequality of income and wealth but also to the inequality of ethicality. Examine why. In your opinion, who is most unethical – the rich who accumulate wealth without following law of the land, or the rich who follow rules but show indifference towards less privileged section of society? Justify.

Topic: Laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance 7) It is said that the Panama Papers indicate that a large section of the rich contribute not only to inequality of income and wealth but also to the inequality of ethicality. Examine why. In your opinion, who is most unethical – the rich who accumulate …

6) Recent research has shown that the gut microbiome has been linked to nutrition and immunity. Disturbances in this friendly force have been related to an increased susceptibility for several health disorders. Discuss this finding and examine its implications for countries like India.

Topic: Latest developments in S&T 6) Recent research has shown that the gut microbiome has been linked to nutrition and immunity. Disturbances in this friendly force have been related to an increased susceptibility for several health disorders. Discuss this finding and examine its implications for countries like India. (200 Words) The Indian Express

4) Droves of IIT graduates have left for good research and employment prospects abroad, raising the question whether India derived adequate social returns for the beneficial and relatively low-cost education that these institutions offered them. Do you think funding system has a role to play in retaining talent? Also comment on recent raise in annual undergraduate student fees at the Indian Institutes of Technology by HRD ministry.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education, Human Resources 4) Droves of IIT graduates have left for good research and employment prospects abroad, raising the question whether India derived adequate social returns for the beneficial and relatively low-cost education that these institutions offered them. Do you think funding system has a …

3) The financial markets in the advanced economies are increasingly getting affected by what is happening in emerging market economies (EMEs). How and why advanced economies are getting affected? Examine.

Topic:  Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. 3) The financial markets in the advanced economies are increasingly getting affected by what is happening in emerging market economies (EMEs). How and why advanced economies are getting affected? Examine. (200 Words) Livemint

2) Despite China’s repeated assurances of standing firm on the issue of terrorism at the bilateral level as well as at multilateral fora such as BRICS and RIC, it has let India down time and again in the past two years. Why does China do this to India? In your opinion, how should India deal more effectively with Pakistan based terrorists in the light of China’s non-cooperation? Comment.

Topic:Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 2) Despite China’s repeated assurances of standing firm on the issue of terrorism at the bilateral level as well as at multilateral fora such as BRICS and RIC, it has let India down time and again in the past two years. Why …

1) Indian mineral federation says that only about 13% of India’s 575,000 square kilometers of land with geological potential has been explored in detail. Why so less potential area has been explored? Examine.

Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian subcontinent); 1) Indian mineral federation says that only about 13% of India’s 575,000 square kilometers of land with geological potential has been explored in detail. Why so less potential area has been explored? Examine. (200 Words) Livemint