Insights Daily Current Affairs, 03 May 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Insights Daily Current Affairs, 03 May 2017   Paper 2 Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.   Hamas softens language, accepts pre-1967 border   Hamas, the Islamist movement, which runs the Gaza Strip, has …

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 03 May 2016

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   SECURE SYNOPSIS: 03 May 2016 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 …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 03 May 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  03 May  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 …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 May 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) [Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 May 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:  Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes 1) …

8) Discuss David Hume’s views on morality.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:   Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world 8) Discuss David Hume’s views on morality. (150 Words) Reference

7) In your opinion, what reforms should be introduced to prevent crisis in public sector banks.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Issues relating to intellectual property rights. 7) In your opinion, what reforms should be introduced to prevent crisis in public sector banks. (200 Words) Livemint

6) In the light of banning of social media in the Kashmir Valley, critically comment on the role of social media in making or breaking of Kashmir crisis.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges 6) In the light of banning of social media in the Kashmir Valley, critically comment on the role of social media in making or breaking of Kashmir crisis. (200 Words) The Hindu

5) What are the components of antiretroviral therapy (ART)? Discuss ART guidelines and how should India implement them.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, 5) What are the components of antiretroviral therapy (ART)? Discuss ART guidelines and how should India implement them. (200 Words) The Hindu

4) Since a diversified diet that meets all nutritional requirements is difficult to provide, fortification of food is relied upon by many countries to prevent malnutrition. How should India go about fortification of food? How does fortification address malnutrition problem? Examine

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:   Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, 4) Since a diversified diet that meets all nutritional requirements is difficult to provide, fortification of food is relied upon by many countries to prevent malnutrition. How should India go about fortification …

3) Examine progress made in India’s engagement with Turkey in recent years.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 3) Examine progress made in India’s engagement with Turkey in recent years. (200 Words) The Hindu

2) It is argued that India should have its own foreign policy on Afghanistan and it should do more on its own initiative in Afghanistan. Discuss why such argument is made and reasons why India doesn’t have its own foreign policy in Afghanistan.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations 2) It is argued that India should have its own foreign policy on Afghanistan and it should do more on its own initiative in Afghanistan. Discuss why such argument is made and reasons why India doesn’t have its own foreign …

1) Many small island nations around the world are threatened by rising sea levels. What remedies are required to address concerns of these nations and how these remedies should be addressed? Discuss.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes 1) Many small island nations around the world are threatened by rising sea levels. What remedies are required to address concerns of these nations and …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 30 April 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  30 April  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 …

Insights into Editorial: Equity in taxes

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)     Insights into Editorial: Equity in taxes     Summary: Finance minister Arun Jaitley has categorically stated that government has no plan to tax agricultural income. This followed a proposal by Niti Aayog member Bibek Debroy to levy such a tax. Few experts are …