Insights into Editorial: Let us count the ways India surpasses China

Insights into Editorial: Let us count the ways India surpasses China 04 June 2016 Article Link As China, Russia and Brazil slow down, India is barreling ahead. India is emerging as one of the brighter spots among all the emerging markets today, especially when compared to China. Indian economy: challenges- Notoriously slow bureaucracies. Lack of …

Insights Daily Current Events, 04 June 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 04 June 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. Good country index   In the ‘Good Country’ 2015 index, Sweden has been voted as the best country in the …

ESSAY STRATEGY BY ESSAY TOPPER: Chandra Mohan Garg, Rank 25, Essay Marks 149, CSE 2015

ESSAY STRATEGY BY ESSAY TOPPER Chandra Mohan Garg, Rank 25 Essay Marks 149 CSE 2015 Essay is the most taken for granted area in civil services preparation. We spend months preparing for GS-1, 2, 3, 4 but hardly any of us give any dedicated time for preparation of essay. It is important to understand that …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 04 June 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 04 June  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. PRELIMS REVISION PROGRAM TIMETABLE (CLICK HERE) Prelims Revision Quiz – 1 General Studies – 1; Topic: Changes in critical geographical features 1) Discuss the significance of the normal monsoon rains for monetary policy in …

4) A decade after coming into force, the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act is suffering from a decline in employment, budget caps, delays in wage payments and rampant violations of workers’ entitlements. Examine the reasons.

Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; 4) A decade after coming into force, the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act is suffering from a decline in employment, budget caps, delays in wage payments and rampant violations of workers’ entitlements. Examine the …

3) Recently, the Supreme Court directed the Gujarat government to immediately pay an amount of ₹3 lakh each to the next of kin of 238 workers who died after contracting silicosis. Discuss the significance of this directive.

Topic: Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections 3) Recently, the Supreme Court directed the Gujarat government to immediately pay an amount of ₹3 lakh each to the next of kin of 238 workers who died after contracting silicosis. Discuss the significance of this directive. (200 Words) EPW