QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 20 OCTOBER 2017

  QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz -20 OCTOBER 2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 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 services …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 October 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 21 October 2017   Paper 2: Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Rajasthan law: No probe against judges, officers without sanction   Rajasthan government has passed an ordinance which seeks to protect both serving and …

Insights into Editorial: Do all women have a right to enter Sabarimala?

  Insights into Editorial: Do all women have a right to enter Sabarimala?     Context: The Supreme Court referred the matter relating to the entry of women in Kerala’s Sabarimala shrine to a five-judge Constitution bench. A bench headed by chief justice said the issue of entry of women would be tested against the fundamental rights of Article 14 (equality under …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 21 October 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 21 October 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:   Factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India)  1) Affordability and cleanliness are the twin pillars …

7) Discuss the key constraints facing the information technology sector in a highly competitive global market scenario and the role of state and union governments in the growth of IT sector in India.

Topic: Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.  7) Discuss the key constraints facing the information technology sector in a highly competitive global market scenario and the role of state and union governments in the growth of IT sector in India. (200 Words) EPW

4) Despite a dedicated law penalising sexual harassment at workplace, deeper yet fundamental issues plague the reporting of incidents across private and government sectors. Comment.

 Topic: Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.  4) Despite a dedicated law penalising sexual harassment at workplace, deeper yet fundamental issues plague the reporting of incidents across private and government sectors. Comment. (200 Words) EPW

1) Affordability and cleanliness are the twin pillars of Responsible Tourism. Analyse the impact of these focus areas on Tourism suggesting additional priority areas.

Topic:   Factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India)  1) Affordability and cleanliness are the twin pillars of Responsible Tourism. Analyse the impact of these focus areas on Tourism suggesting additional priority areas. (200 Words) The Hindu