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

  QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  04 August  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 …

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

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 04 August 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;   Topic:Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.   1) Critically comment on the views expressed by Deendayal Upadhyay, Dayanand Saraswati, Rajgopalachari on caste system and its role in society. …

9) Define integrity, impartiality, non-partisanship and objectivity.

70 Days ETHICS PLAN   Topic: Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service; integrity, impartiality and non-partisanship, objectivity   9) Define integrity, impartiality, non-partisanship and objectivity. (150 Words) Note: Tomorrow there will questions on the topic Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service

6) As ‘the guardian of the public purse’, Parliament must play a greater role in budgetary governance. Do you think there is a need to establish a Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) in the parliament? Discuss.

Topic:  Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.; Paper-3 Government Budgeting 6) As ‘the guardian of the public purse’, Parliament must play a greater role in budgetary governance. Do you think there is a need to establish a Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) in the …

4) “India’s West Asia relations are no longer viewed through the prism of Israel-Palestine, but through the changing security landscape in the region pertaining to Iran.” Discuss.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 4) “India’s West Asia relations are no longer viewed through the prism of Israel-Palestine, but through the changing security landscape in the region pertaining to Iran.” Discuss. (200 Words) The Hindu