Insights into Editorial: How Nagas Perceive the Creation of Seven Additional Districts in Manipur

    Insights into Editorial: How Nagas Perceive the Creation of Seven Additional Districts in Manipur    Summary: Blockade of the national highways leading to the Manipur valley by the United Naga Council (UNC) has severely affected life in the State. The economic blockade has caused misery and untold sufferings to the common people and …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 March 2017

    Insights Daily Current Affairs, 16 March 2017   Paper 3 Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.   Projects approved for Swift Implementation of Namami Gange Programme in Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand and Delhi   Picking up pace, projects worth nearly Rs 1,900 crore have been …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 March 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  16 March  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 …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 March 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 March 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. STATIC Syllabus Timetable General Studies – 1; Topic :  Role of women; Social empowerment 1) Critically comment on the demerits of the recent the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill. (200 Words) The Hindu General Studies – 2 Topic: Effect of …

6) Counter-insurgency operations by the security forces, especially against maoist insurgency, have often been undermined by poor intelligence, flagging alertness of the security forces and the absence of a multi-layered political strategy. Discuss what needs to be done to overcome these deficiencies to fight insurgency effectively

Topic: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security. 6) Counter-insurgency operations by the security forces, especially against maoist insurgency, have often been undermined by poor intelligence, flagging alertness of the security forces and the absence of a multi-layered political strategy. Discuss what needs to be done to overcome these …

5) What’s the role of innovation, entrepreneurship and faster technology deployment in economic growth? It’s is said that democratization of these three factors is crucial for India to to reach new heights in economy and technology. Discuss.

Topic: Economic growth and development 5) What’s the role of innovation, entrepreneurship and faster technology deployment in economic growth? It’s is said that democratization of these three factors is crucial for India to to reach new heights in economy and technology. Discuss. (200 Words) Livemint

3) What is the mandate of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA)? What is its opinion on the issue of settlements being built by Israel in the occupied territory? Do you think Israel is practising apartheid? If yes, hot its should be dealt with? Critically comment.

Topic: Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate. 3) What is the mandate of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA)? What is its opinion on the issue of settlements being built by Israel in the occupied territory? Do you think Israel is practising apartheid? If yes, hot its should be …

2) Why does Scotland want to exit from the United Kingdom? If Scotland breaks away from the UK, what will be the consequences to the UK and Scotland? Also examine how will this affect Indian diaspora in UK.

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. 2) Why does Scotland want to exit from the United Kingdom? If Scotland breaks away from the UK, what will be the consequences to the UK and Scotland? Also examine how will this affect Indian diaspora in UK. (200 …