Insights Daily Debates, Day – 183: Delhi’s Odd-Even Formula is a Failure

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 183 15 April 2016 Archives Today’s Topic “Delhi’s Odd-Even Formula is a Failure”   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 …

Insights into Editorial: eNAM-National Agriculture Markets

Insights into Editorial: eNAM-National Agriculture Market: All you need to know 15 April 2016 Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently launched an online national agricultural products market platform that will integrate 585 wholesale markets across India. The launching of e-platform for marketing of agriculture products is being done with the aim to provide more options to …

Insights Daily Current Events, 15 April 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 15 April 2016 Paper 3 Topic: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. Microsoft sues US government over data requests Microsoft Corp has sued the US government for the right to tell its customers when a federal agency is looking …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 15 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 14 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:  Social empowerment 1) Critically analyse the status of Dalit entrepreneurs, the opportunities and challenges they face in India. (200 Words) Business Standard General Studies – 2 Topic: Effect …

6) It is said that government initiatives such as Digital India and Make in India enable financial inclusion but also make the country an attractive target for cybercriminals. In this regard, what should government do to enhance cybersecurity? Suggest solutions from global experiences.

Topic: Basics of cyber security; 6) It is said that government initiatives such as Digital India and Make in India enable financial inclusion but also make the country an attractive target for cybercriminals. In this regard, what should government do to enhance cybersecurity? Suggest solutions from global experiences. (200 Words) Livemint

5) Discuss the merits and demerits of the idea of holding a national test to ascertain the aptitude and suitability of those seeking to study medicine anywhere in the country.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education and Human Resources 5) Discuss the merits and demerits of the idea of holding a national test to ascertain the aptitude and suitability of those seeking to study medicine anywhere in the country. (200 Words) The Hindu

4) Why some bills are labelled as money bills and require only the Lower House to pass them in Indian legislatures? The Constitution says the decision of the speaker shall be final in deciding which bill is money bill. Should this provision be amended? Comment.

Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.  4) Why some bills are labelled as money bills and require only the Lower House to pass them in Indian legislatures? The Constitution says the decision of the speaker shall be final in deciding which bill is …

3) Recently, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States confirmed that Zika virus infection during pregnancy causes microcephaly and other severe foetal brain defects. Discuss the significance of this confirmation.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health 3) Recently, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States confirmed that Zika virus infection during pregnancy causes microcephaly and other severe foetal brain defects. Discuss the significance of this confirmation. (200 Words) The Hindu

2) In recent months, USA is responding to regional anxiety in South China Sea region by conducting joint naval patrols and exercises with countries that are wary of China’s growing assertiveness and militarisation in the region. Do you think it is good for regional stability? Should India also involve in these exercises? Comment

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, 2) In recent months, USA is responding to regional anxiety in South China Sea region by conducting joint naval patrols and exercises with countries that are wary of China’s growing assertiveness and militarisation in the region. Do you think it is good …