QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 04 April 2017

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 04 April 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   SECURE SYNOPSIS: 04 April 2017 NOTE: Please remember that following  ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 04 April 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Insights Daily Current Affairs, 04 April 2017   Paper 2 Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger.   HRD Ministry releases India Rankings 2017   Union Human Resource and …

Insights into Editorial: The wheel of social justice

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Insights into Editorial: The wheel of social justice      Summary: The government recently decided to begin the process for establishing the National Commission for Socially and Educationally Backward Classes with Constitutional status in place of the National Commission for Backward Classes. Its intention …

Insights MINDMAPS: India’s conflict with Pakistan

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Insights into Editorial: Sharpening a pro-choice debate

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights into Editorial: Sharpening a pro-choice debate      Summary: The Treatment of Terminally Ill Patients Bill, 2016 was recently introduced in the parliament. The bill, among others, aims to govern end-of-life medical care.   Key provisions in the bill: It recognises the validity of …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 04 April 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) [Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 04 April 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. STATIC Syllabus Timetable General Studies – 1; Topic: Role of women 1) Parental leave is an evolving concept where child-rearing is seen as a shared responsibility. …

6) Discuss the Kautilyan views on ethics and corruption in administration.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world. 6) Discuss the Kautilyan views on ethics and corruption in administration. (150 Words) Reference

5) Is the right to internet a good idea? Critically comment.

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4) Is producing potable water through desalination an efficient and affordable process? Examine the potential and limitations of desalination to produce drinking water.

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3) What are the causes of bad loan problem in the Indian banking system? What measures has government taken to address bad loan problem? Examine

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2) In your opinion, how should both judiciary and executive cooperate with each other to deal with the unacceptably high number of pending cases in the country? Have they taken any steps together in this regard? Discuss

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary  2) In your opinion, how should both judiciary and executive cooperate with each other to deal with the unacceptably high number of pending cases in the country? Have they taken any steps together in this …

1) Parental leave is an evolving concept where child-rearing is seen as a shared responsibility. Should India introduce parental leave? Discuss the significance of parental leave for gender equality.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Role of women 1) Parental leave is an evolving concept where child-rearing is seen as a shared responsibility. Should India introduce parental leave? Discuss the significance of parental leave for gender equality. (200 Words) Livemint