Insights Daily Current Affairs, 06 January 2016

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 06 January 2016   Paper 2 Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Japan to assist in making Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi Smart Cities   Japan has decided to be associated with the development of Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi as smart cities. …

Insights into Editorial: How will EC decide on the party symbol row in SP?

  Insights into Editorial: How will EC decide on the party symbol row in SP?   Summary: The battle in Samajwadi party has shifted to Delhi with rival camps planning to approach Election Commission to claim control over the ‘cycle‘ symbol. The fight over party symbol in Samajwadi Party comes at a time when the …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 06 January 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  06 January  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 06 January 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 06 January 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Art and culture; Role of women 1) Discuss the contribution of women to Indian classical music in the twentieth century, especially in patronizing music related organizations. (200 Words) The Hindu General Studies …

7) The world is witnessing alarming levels of violence across regions. Do you think education can help in bringing peace to the world? In this conflict-ridden world, what should be the ideal role of education? Examine.

Topic:  Role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values 7) The world is witnessing alarming levels of violence across regions. Do you think education can help in bringing peace to the world? In this conflict-ridden world, what should be the ideal role of education? Examine. (200 Words) The Hindu

ETHICS CASE STUDY: Do you consider such on-the-spot actions or instant justice against criminals ethical and reformative steps? Justify.

Topic:  Ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions 6) You are posted as Superintendent of Police to a city known for various crimes against women. In your interaction with police officers in the city you come to know that they are in favour of on-the-spot justice and practice it usually. For example, it …

5) Unless politics is cleaned, corruption can not be wiped out in India. In your opinion, what measures should the government consider if it wants to replicate the shock and awe of demonetisation when it comes to political finance? Discuss.

Topic:  Challenges of corruption 5) Unless politics is cleaned, corruption can not be wiped out in India. In your opinion, what measures should the government consider if it wants to replicate the shock and awe of demonetisation when it comes to political finance? Discuss. (200 Words) The Indian Express