Insights Secure SYNOPSIS: 02 December 2016

    Insights Secure SYNOPSIS: 02 December 2016   General Studies – 1; Topic: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country 1) Critically analyse views of Gandhi, Tagore, Jawaharlal Nehru and Ambedkar on patriotism. (200 Words) The Indian Express Patriotism is an emotional attachment to …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 03 December 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 03 December 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Chairman of Auroville Foundation   Dr Karan Singh, an eminent scholar and Rajya Sabha Member has been re-nominated as the Chairperson of the Governing Board of Auroville Foundation. Dr Singh has been re-nominated for a …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Salient features of Indian Society; Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) Critically analyse existence and causes of various social disparities in urban India. (200 Words) EPW General Studies – 2 Topic:Issues relating …

5) “The recent judgement by the Supreme Court making singing of national anthem compulsory before screening of movies across cinema halls shows contempt for Fundamental Rights and gives primacy to Fundamental Duties and Directive Principles over Fundamental Rights.” Critically comment.

Topic: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. 5) “The recent judgement by the Supreme Court making singing of national anthem compulsory before screening of movies across cinema halls  shows contempt for Fundamental Rights and gives primacy to Fundamental Duties and Directive Principles over Fundamental Rights.” Critically comment. (200 Words) The …

3) Rape trials in India continue to subject female victims to archaic notions of shame and honour. Critically comment on the ordeals rape victim goes through in courts and suggest what measures need to be taken to give justice to rape victims without harassing them.

Topic: Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections 3) Rape trials in India continue to subject female victims to archaic notions of shame and honour. Critically comment on the ordeals rape victim goes through in courts and suggest what measures need to be taken to give justice …

2) Better learning outcomes in higher education depends on better teachers. Do you think present system of recruiting teachers in higher education sector is leading to better learning outcome? Critically discuss.

Topic:Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education, Human Resources 2) Better learning outcomes in higher education depends on better teachers. Do you think present system of recruiting teachers in higher education sector is leading to better learning outcome? Critically discuss. (200 Words) EPW