ETHICS – Insights 70 Days Plan: Day – 16

ETHICS – Insights 70 Days Plan Day – 16 Read about 70 Days Ethics Plan Here   1. Sanitation and hygiene practices are influenced by people’s attitude and awareness towards it. But in Indian society, traditions also influence sanitation practices. As an administrator, what challenges you will face in changing people’s attitude towards sanitation and …

Insights into Editorial: Global village: The future of international trade

Insights into Editorial: Global village: The future of international trade               Context: American President Donald Trump, since assuming office, has consistently shown a dislike—both through words and policies—towards immigration, Islamic fundamentalism and trade protectionism by foreign states. The Trump administration has, beginning 2018, imposed fresh import tariffs on a number of countries spanning the …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,12 July 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 July 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 Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 JULY 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 JULY 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)   General Studies – 2 Topic:Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 1)Evaluate the role …

6) The broad objective of liberal education is the development of the common and distinctively human capacities to be exercised in all aspects of life, in contrast to technical training for some specific task. Critically Comment. (250 words)

Topic :Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values. 6) The broad objective of liberal education is the development of the common and distinctively human capacities to be exercised in all aspects of life, in contrast to technical …

5) It is imperative to ease the regulatory burden on IoT in order to realize its full potential. Comment in the light of M2M communication guidelines of the department of telecommunications.(250 words)

Topic – Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life. 5) It is imperative to ease the regulatory burden on IoT in order to realize its full potential. Comment in the light of M2M communication guidelines of the department of telecommunications.(250 words) Livemint Reference Why this question IoT is the future …

4) Discuss the role Big Data can play in disaster management. (250 words)

Topic– Disaster and disaster management. 4) Discuss the role Big Data can play in disaster management. (250 words) Reference Reference Reference Why this question India and S.Korea recently signed agreements covering a broad range of areas, including cooperation in development of big data technologies for their diverse applications, like in disaster management. Big data can …

3) What are the tools at Speaker’s disposal to discipline the house? Comment on whether the role of speaker needs to be reimagined to ensure more productive Lok Sabha sessions?(250 words)

Topic– Part of static series under the heading – “Powers and position of Speaker” 3) What are the tools at Speaker’s disposal to discipline the house? Comment on whether the role of speaker needs to be reimagined to ensure more productive Lok Sabha sessions?(250 words) Key demand of the question The question expects us to …

2) Simultaneous elections is the top electoral reform on the government’s agenda. Examine why and the potential pitfalls in this idea. Suggest a holistic framework of electoral reforms which would address the current challenges in Indian elections?(250 words)

Topic-Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions and responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies. 2) Simultaneous elections is the top electoral reform on the government’s agenda. Examine why and the potential pitfalls in this idea. Suggest a holistic framework of electoral reforms which would address the current challenges in Indian elections?(250 words) The hindu   Why …

1)Evaluate the role of UNHRC as the conscience keeper in matters relating to human rights. India has come under UNHRC’s scanner for alleged rights violations on a few occasions in the past. Discuss how should India handle such adverse reports? (250 words)

Topic:Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 1)Evaluate the role of UNHRC as the conscience keeper in matters relating to human rights. India has come under UNHRC’s scanner for alleged rights violations on a few occasions in the past. Discuss how should India handle such adverse reports? (250 words) …