Insights into Editorial: Reading the tea leaves

Insights into Editorial: Reading the tea leaves   Context: Reading the tea leaves indicates that 2017 may well be the year which marked the reordering of the Asian strategic landscape. Although it has become fashionable to talk about a transformed or transforming Asian strategic landscape, the landscape has been characterized by both continuity and change. The …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 September 2017

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 September 2017   Paper 1:   Topic: Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Review of FSI/FAR norms in mega cities   The government has ordered the review of Floor Space Index (FSI) and Floor Area …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 18 September 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 18 September 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 civil …

All India Radio News Summary: 17 SEPTEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 17 SEPTEMBER 2017 Prime Minister dedicated to the nation the Sardar Sarovar Dam Prime Minister dedicated to the nation the Sardar Sarovar Dam at Kevadia in Narmada district of Gujarat. The Prime Minister said lack of water resources has been a major factor in slowing the pace of developmen He said …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 18 September 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 18 September 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues  1) It is said that the most important historical event …

8) Laws, on occasion, may question principles of morality underlined while framing them. Given the SC judgment on dowry, analyse the relationship law has with morality.

Topic:  Human Values; Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics; 8) Laws, on occasion, may question principles of morality underlined while framing them. Given the SC judgment on dowry, analyse the relationship law has with morality. (200 Words) The Hindu

4) With reference to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, analyse the causes leading to Wilful Defaulting of payments to Banks in India. Also, highlight multi layered measures that can be undertaken to improve the same.

Topic: Indian economy – growth and development; 4) With reference to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, analyse the causes leading to Wilful Defaulting of payments to Banks in India. Also, highlight multi layered measures that can be undertaken to improve the same. (200 Words) The Indian Express

2) ” All India Judicial Services may streamline vacancies at lower judiciary but Higher Judiciary still remains a challenge to achieve holistic Judicial Reforms.” Comment.

Topic:  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation 2) ” All India Judicial Services may streamline vacancies at lower judiciary but Higher Judiciary still remains a challenge to achieve holistic Judicial Reforms.” Comment. (200 Words) The Hindu

1) It is said that the most important historical event of the last two decades has been the battle over the Narmada dam. Do you agree? Discuss critically the socio-cultural, political and economic significance of the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA).

Topic:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues  1) It is said that the most important historical event of the last two decades has been the battle over the Narmada dam. Do you agree? Discuss critically the socio-cultural, political and economic significance of the …