Insights into Editorial: Vibrant Democracy, dormant Parliament

  Insights into Editorial: Vibrant Democracy, dormant Parliament     Summary: As an institution, Parliament is central to the very idea of democracy and was assigned a pivotal role in our Constitution by the founding fathers of the republic. Parliament is responsible for legislation—laws of the land—by which people govern themselves. It must ensure accountability …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 15 July 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  15 July  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 …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 14 July 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  14 July  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives   Clarifications: There may be instances where the options are marked wrong in the solution (typos), but the explanation almost always provides the right description/answer. There have been two such instances in recent quizzes, but the …

TOPPER’S STRATEGY: SHAURYA SUMAN, AIR 119 (CSE-2016), GS Marks 481, GS Strategy

  TOPPER’S STRATEGY SHAURYA SUMAN, AIR 119 (CSE-2016) GS Marks 481, GS Strategy   Hello Friends. The key to success lies in going after your dream without any doubts of success or failure. One should try to improve day by day while studying. A good test series helps in assessment of your preparation. Overall, it …

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

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 July 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;   Topic:  Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. 1) The government has approved changes to the Ancient Monuments and …

6) This year marks the 1,000th birth anniversary of Ramanuja, the great Vaishnava theologian,, and the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s triggering of the Protestant Reformation which fundamentally reshaped Christianity. Discuss their philosophies and their relevance today

Topic:  Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world 6) This year marks the 1,000th birth anniversary of Ramanuja, the great Vaishnava theologian,, and the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s triggering of the Protestant Reformation which fundamentally reshaped Christianity. Discuss their philosophies and their relevance today. (200 Words) The Indian Express

1) The government has approved changes to the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains (AMASR) Act, 1958. What are these changes? What will be their implications? Examine.

Topic:  Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. 1) The government has approved changes to the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains (AMASR) Act, 1958. What are these changes? What will be their implications? Examine. (200 Words) The Indian Express

The Big Picture: India’s World – India-Israel ties: Major Strategic Turn

  The Big Picture: India’s World – India-Israel ties: Major Strategic Turn     PM Narendra Modi recently visited Israel and met his counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu. Officially seven deals were signed which include deals on industrial R&D fund, development cooperation on agriculture, water conservation and setting up of GEO-LEO optic link. Ties between the two …