Insights Daily Debates: Issues that Matter – 5 (Bank privatization will address the issue of moral hazard of the government)

      . Insights Daily Debates Issues that Matter – 5 ARCHIVES What’s this Initiative? Click Here   Bank privatization will address the issue of moral hazard of the government, hence it’s the best way forward for banking reforms   Why is banking reforms extremely important today? Is privatisation better than mergers? Why should …

AIR spotlight summary on “Government Proposal on PPF Accounts”.

AIR spotlight summary on “Government Proposal on PPF Accounts”.   Introduction The finance ministry has announced major changes in the Public Provident Fund Account laws. In order to remove existing ambiguities due to multiple Acts and rules for Small Saving Schemes and further strengthen the objective of “Minimum Government, Maximum Governance”, Government has proposed merger …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 February 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 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 and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services …

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 February 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 February 2018 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.  MOTIVATION for CSE 2018 (Click Here) Coming Soon – New Secure (Click Here) General Studies – 1   Topic:  Social empowerment; Role of women 1) Critically comment why and how female genital mutilation (FGM) practices such as khatna …

6) In November 2017, the environment ministry urged the Supreme Court to push a deadline to cut emissions of oxides of nitrogen (NOx) from thermal power plants to 2022. Why is emission of NOx is a serious matter? Examine how emission of NOx from power plants be controlled.

Topic:   Environmental pollution 6) In November 2017, the environment ministry urged the Supreme Court to push a deadline to cut emissions of oxides of nitrogen (NOx) from thermal power plants to 2022. Why is emission of NOx is a serious matter? Examine how emission of NOx from power plants be controlled. (250 Words) The Wire

4) In India, the social and economic costs of losing women to cervical cancer are devastating. Examine how India can prevent cervical cancers? Also write a note on the objectives of the National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke (NPCDCS). Also comment if cancer be declared as a notifiable disease.

Topic:  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health 4) In India, the social and economic costs of losing women to cervical cancer are devastating. Examine how India can prevent cervical cancers? Also write a note on the objectives of the National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases …

1) Critically comment why and how female genital mutilation (FGM) practices such as khatna or khafz that are practised in India and elsewhere must be prevented.  Also comment on implications of practises such as FGM on human rights and gender equality.

Topic:  Social empowerment; Role of women 1) Critically comment why and how female genital mutilation (FGM) practices such as khatna or khafz that are practised in India and elsewhere must be prevented.  Also comment on implications of practises such as FGM on human rights and gender equality. (250 Words) The Hindu