QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 10 February 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 10 February 2018 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 …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 February 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 10 February 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Role of women and women’s organization.   Swadhar Greh Scheme Context: Recently released government data shows that there are 559 Swadhar Greh presently functional in the country with 17231 beneficiaries.   About Swadhar Greh …

MOTIVATION: Don’t Give Up Yet (Especially Looking at UPSC Civil Services Exam 2018 Notification)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   MOTIVATION Finally, UPSC civil service notification 2018 is out. The number of vacancies are less. There were 1291 vacancies in 2014 and this year it is 782. This must be depressing. Add to this the element of ‘uncertainty’ that this exam has (new cadre …

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 10 February 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) [Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 10 February 2018 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1   Topic: Urbanisation – problems and remedies 1) Urbanization advances economic development, but it also poses major challenges, from managing congestion and pollution …

8) The dark secret at the heart of Indian society is that the decline of public morality is now mirrored by a shameful fall in ethics in the private sector. In the light of recent steep fall in India’s ranking in the Transparency International’s 2016 Corruption Perception Index, critically comment.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:   Ethics in human actions 8) The dark secret at the heart of Indian society is that the decline of public morality is now mirrored by a shameful fall in ethics in the private sector. In the light of recent steep fall in India’s ranking …

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 10 FEBRUARY 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) SECURE SYNOPSIS: 10 FEBRUARY 2018 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the same …

7) In recent years the  private sector is leading a new space race. How can India help private sector in India to boom in the space sector? Examine.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:    Achievements of Indians in science & technology 7) In recent years the  private sector is leading a new space race. How can India help private sector in India to boom in the space sector? Examine. (150 Words) Livemint

6) What is ozone pollution? Why is it still a cause for concern?  Examine.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:   Environmental pollution  6) What is ozone pollution? Why is it still a cause for concern?  Examine. (250 Words) Down to Earth

5) The National Human Rights Commission of India is often considered as toothless body, however over a period of time it is observed that, though unevenly and sometimes ineffectively, it has carved out triumphal moments that have opened up state actions to judicial and public scrutiny. Critically evaluate

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies 5) The National Human Rights Commission of India is often considered as toothless body, however over a period of time it is observed that, though unevenly and sometimes ineffectively, it has carved out triumphal moments that have opened up state …

4) Analyse the findings of the NITI Aayog’s Health Index report that was released recently.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health 4) Analyse the findings of the NITI Aayog’s Health Index report that was released recently. (250 Words) Down to Earth

3) Examine the role and potential of community level interventions and emerging technologies in  improving quality of care for women and newborns.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:   Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health 3) Examine the role and potential of community level interventions and emerging technologies in  improving quality of care for women and newborns. (250 Words) Down to Earth

2) The success of Swacch Bharat mission hinges on strong municipals and efficient governance. Comment.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:   Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability 2) The success of Swacch Bharat mission hinges on strong municipals and efficient governance. Comment. (250 Words) Down to Earth

1) Urbanization advances economic development, but it also poses major challenges, from managing congestion and pollution to ensuring that growth is inclusive and equitable. Does India have tools to overcome to overcome these challenges? Discuss.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Urbanisation – problems and remedies 1) Urbanization advances economic development, but it also poses major challenges, from managing congestion and pollution to ensuring that growth is inclusive and equitable. Does India have tools to overcome to overcome these challenges? Discuss. (250 Words) Project Syndicate

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 09 February 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 09 February 2018 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 …