Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 December 2016

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 December 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   Mahila Police Volunteer Initiative launched in Haryana …

Insights into Editorial: India’s UNSC Bid: Is it different this time?

    Insights into Editorial: India’s UNSC Bid: Is it different this time?   Summary: During the 71 year history of the UN, Security Council reform has been a much demanded and debated subject. The recently concluded United Nations General Assembly meeting has further revived this topic. Why UNSC reforms are required? Global politics has …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:World history 1) What is ‘One-China policy’? Briefly discuss history of this policy. Does this policy benefit stakeholder countries? Critically examine. (200 Words) The Hindu Financial Times General Studies – 2 Topic:  Mechanisms, laws, institutions and …

2) It is alleged that the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act has been diluted over the years since its drafting. Critically examine what provisions have been diluted and how this has impacted tribals.

Topic:  Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections 2) It is alleged that the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act has been diluted over the years since its drafting. Critically examine what provisions have been diluted and how this has impacted tribals. (200 …