Insights Daily Current Affairs, 07 Aug 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 07 Aug 2017 Paper 2: Topic: Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies.   Venkaiah Naidu becomes 15th Vice-President of India   Former Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has been elected as the 15th Vice-President of India. Naidu will be administered the oath of office …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 07 August 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 07 August 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;   Topic: Population and associated issues 1) Examine the patterns in Inter-state and intra-state migration from rural to urban areas in recent years and their underlying causes and benefits. (200 Words) …

CASE STUDY: How will you change this attitude? Discuss your options, their merits and demerits.

70 Days ETHICS PLAN   Topic: Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service; integrity, impartiality and non-partisanship, objectivity   7) You are posted as Tahsildar of a very backward taluk (tehsil). You have received complaints that many of your subordinates do not treat the public well. Especially, those belonging to lower castes and women are made …

3) Critically comment on the decision of the Union Cabinet to scrap the no-detention policy at the elementary level, and introduce detention of students who fail a designated test in Class 5 or 6.

Topic:  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources 3) Critically comment on the decision of the Union Cabinet to scrap the no-detention policy at the elementary level, and introduce detention of students who fail a designated test in Class 5 or 6. (200 Words) The Hindu

2) Why is India unwilling to ratify the International Labour Organisation’s Convention 189 on Decent Work for Domestic Workers? Comment whether India should ratify this Convention or not.

Topic: Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections 2) Why is India unwilling to ratify the International Labour Organisation’s Convention 189 on Decent Work for Domestic Workers? Comment whether India should ratify this Convention or not. (200 Words) The Hindu