Insights Daily Current Events, 23 April 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 23 April 2016 Paper 2 Topic: Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions. Supreme Court stays Uttarakhand high court verdict The Supreme Court has revived central rule in Uttarakhand by staying the hard-hitting high court verdict until April 27 on the technical ground that the written judgment …

Test – 16, 17 & 18: Mains Self Study – 2016 (Mission – 2016)

Test – 16, 17 & 18: Mains Self Study – 2016 (Mission – 2016) Archives TIMETABLE 23 April 2015 Click on the below questions and answer each within the word limit specified before each question. Following Questions are based on these topics: 1) Indian Society, NCERT Class XII (Full Book) 2) Bipan Chandra – Chapters 12 …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Population and associated issues; Urbanization – problems and remedies;  1) Inefficient waste management has become a norm in most Indian cities. What are the practical measures that can help …

7) Recently, Maharashtra legislature passed the Maharashtra Prohibition of Obscene Dance in Hotels, Restaurants and Bar Rooms and Protection of Dignity of Women (Working Therein) Act, 2016. Critically analyse the ethical issues this Act has given rise to.

Topic: Dimensions of ethics 7) Recently, Maharashtra legislature passed the Maharashtra Prohibition of Obscene Dance in Hotels, Restaurants and Bar Rooms and Protection of Dignity of Women (Working Therein) Act, 2016. Critically analyse the ethical issues this Act has given rise to. (200 Words) EPW

5) Recently, Delhi government said that to improve education, it wants CCTV cameras installed in classrooms and some 90 principals sent to Cambridge for a 10-day training in leadership.Do you think such measures would improve quality of education? Critically comment

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources 5) Recently, Delhi government said that to improve education, it wants CCTV cameras installed in classrooms and some 90 principals sent to Cambridge for a 10-day training in leadership.Do you think such measures would improve quality of education? Critically comment. (200 …

3) “The water crisis is not just the result of two consecutive failed monsoons, it is a direct outcome of the inability of the governments over decades to manage sensibly, sensitively and sustainably India’s water resources.” Discuss.

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 3) “The water crisis is not just the result of two consecutive failed monsoons, it is a direct outcome of the inability of the governments over decades to manage sensibly, sensitively and sustainably India’s water resources.” Discuss. …

2) A recent study has shown that a global warming of 2°C will be substantially more devastating for the planet’s climate than 1.5°C by 2100. How will a rise in 2 degree celsius rise would affect the world, especially South Asia? Is fixing target at 1.5 degree celsius practical? Examine

Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes.  2) A recent study has shown that a global warming of 2°C will be substantially more devastating for the planet’s climate than 1.5°C by 2100. How will a rise in 2 degree celsius rise would …

1) Inefficient waste management has become a norm in most Indian cities. What are the practical measures that can help mobilize citizens to participate in cleanliness drive? Discuss.

Topic: Population and associated issues; Urbanization – problems and remedies;  1) Inefficient waste management has become a norm in most Indian cities. What are the practical measures that can help mobilize citizens to participate in cleanliness drive? Discuss. (200 Words) EPW