Insights MINDMAPS: “Legal Information Management and Briefing System (LIMBS)” and “Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency (PARA)”.

Insights MINDMAPS: “Legal Information Management and Briefing System (LIMBS)” and “Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency (PARA)”. Legal Information Management and Briefing System (LIMBS) Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency (PARA) Legal Information Management and Briefing System (LIMBS) Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency (PARA)

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,19 June 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 19 June 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 …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 June 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 19 June 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Banks Board Bureau Context: The Banks Board Bureau (BBB) has recommended 22 general managers to be elevated as executive directors at various public sector banks. These recommendations are based on interactions held by the Banks Board Bureau …

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 19 JUNE 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 19 JUNE 2018 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  LIST of TOPICS (Static) REVISION TIMETABLE FOR PRELIMS – 2018  Revision Tests General Studies – 1   Topic – Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity …

7)Discuss why ethical standards are important in the delivery of public services.(250 words)

Topic: Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions accountability and ethical governance; strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance; 7)Discuss why ethical standards are important in the delivery of public services.(250 words) Reference Why this question The question is related to …

6) Kashmir has proven to be an intractable challenge for the Indian state and requires a fresh strategy. Critically analyze.(250 words)

Topic –Internal Security 6) Kashmir has proven to be an intractable challenge for the Indian state and requires a fresh strategy. Critically analyze.(250 words) Reference Why this question The recent spate of killings in the valley has again demonstrated how fragile peace in the valley is. Considering that the situation has shown no signs of …

5)“The edifice of our constitution is based upon the basic element in the Preamble. If any of these elements are removed the structure will not survive and it will not be the same constitution and will not be able to maintain its identity”. Analyze.(250 words) 

Topic: Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies. 5)“The edifice of our constitution is based upon the basic element in the Preamble. If any of these elements are removed the structure will not survive and it will not be the same constitution and will not be able to maintain …

4) Indian ocean has a great political and economic significance. Comment.(250 words)

Topic: Salient features of world’s physical geography. 4) Indian ocean has a great political and economic significance. Comment.(250 words) Reference Why this question The question is related to GS 1 syllabus under the following heading- Salient features of world’s physical geography. Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian …

3) Discuss the contribution of Mughal rulers to Indian painting.(250 words) 

Topic: Salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. 3) Discuss the contribution of Mughal rulers to Indian painting.(250 words)  Reference Why this question The issue is related to GS 1 syllabus under the following heading- Salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. Key …

2) Composite Water Management Index developed by Niti Aayog is the first of many steps required for tackling the water crisis in India. Examine.(250 words)

Topic– changes in critical geographical features (including water bodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. 2) Composite Water Management Index developed by Niti Aayog is the first of many steps required for tackling the water crisis in India. Examine.(250 words) The hindu Reference Why this question Water crisis …

1) Secularism in the Indian setting calls for the maintenance of a “principled distance” between state and religion. Examine the above statement in light of constitutional provisions related to secularism and the practice of secularism by state.(250 words)

Topic – Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India. 1) Secularism in the Indian setting calls for the maintenance of a “principled distance” between state and religion. Examine the above statement in light of constitutional provisions related to secularism and the practice of secularism by state.(250 words) The hindu The hindu Why this question …

Insights into Editorial: How digitisation can drive growth in India

Insights into Editorial: How digitisation can drive growth in India   Context: The central theme of the recent report on ‘Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India’, released by OECD development centre, is fostering growth through digitisation. The report indicates that ICT (information and communication technology) services embodied in manufacturing and services account for …