Insights Daily Current Affairs, 27 July 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 27 July 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Social empowerment and women related issues.   Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill 2018 What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the Bill. For Mains: Need for anti- trafficking legislation. Context: The Lok Sabha has passed the Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,27 July 2018

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 27 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 services preliminary …

Insights into Editorial: India needs smart urbanisation

Insights into Editorial: India needs smart urbanisation                  Context of the issue: Residents of Bhavanpur, a village about 15 km outside Ahmedabad, have been protesting against their inclusion in the city’s urban area by the local urban development authority. Similar protests have been observed in villages elsewhere in Gujarat. It’s a strange trend, …

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 27 JULY 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 27 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 – 1 Topic– Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, …

7) How do you see the six  perceived governance quality measures enunciated by the 2nd ARC report, in the context of the present India. Critically Comment. (250 words)

Topic–Probity in Governance: Concept of public service; Philosophical basis of governance and probity; Information sharing and transparency in government, 7) How do you see the six  perceived governance quality measures enunciated by the 2nd ARC report, in the context of the present India. Critically Comment. (250 words) Reference Key demand of the question. The question …

7) How do you see the six  perceived governance quality measures enunciated by the 2nd ARC report, in the context of the present India. Critically Comment. (250 words)

Topic–Probity in Governance: Concept of public service; Philosophical basis of governance and probity; Information sharing and transparency in government, 7) How do you see the six  perceived governance quality measures enunciated by the 2nd ARC report, in the context of the present India. Critically Comment. (250 words) Reference Key demand of the question. The question …

6) A number of factors have been contributing towards the growth of the Electronics Sector in India.Discuss. Also highlight the efforts of the government to make  India a global hub for electronics manufacturing.(250 words)

Topic– Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. 6) A number of factors have been contributing towards the growth of the Electronics Sector in India.Discuss. Also highlight the efforts of the government to make  India a global hub for electronics manufacturing.(250 words) Makeinindia Why this question The Indian …

5) A recent WHO Report pointed out the problem of fake drugs in India. Discuss the problem and analyze how Blockchain can help in addressing this issue?(250 words) 

Topic: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life 5) A recent WHO Report pointed out the problem of fake drugs in India. Discuss the problem and analyze how Blockchain can help in addressing this issue?(250 words)  Reference Why this question The article points out the problem of fake drugs in …

4) Religious freedom clauses in the Indian Constitution are possessed of a special complexity. Comment, in the context of the controversy surrounding access  of women into the Sabarimala temple.(250 words) 

Topic – Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. 4) Religious freedom clauses in the Indian Constitution are possessed of a special complexity. Comment, in the context of the controversy surrounding access  of women into the Sabarimala temple.(250 words)  The hindu indianexpress Why this question Women empowerment and ending social …

3) Discuss the debates surrounding section 13(1)(d)(iii) of PoCA, 1988? Examine the amendment to PoCA and discuss the impact that it will have on fight against corruption?(250 words)

Topic– Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability 3) Discuss the debates surrounding section 13(1)(d)(iii) of PoCA, 1988? Examine the amendment to PoCA and discuss the impact that it will have on fight against corruption?(250 words) Financialexpress Why this question Section 13(1)(d)(iii) of PoCA has been a matter of debate since a long time with …

2) Recently, in the process of formation of government in Goa and Karnataka, a lot of political drama ensued. Discuss how the recommendations of Punchhi Commission, if implemented, would have ensured smoother processes?(250 words)

Topic– Part of static series under the heading – “Recommendations of Punchhi Commission” 2) Recently, in the process of formation of government in Goa and Karnataka, a lot of political drama ensued. Discuss how the recommendations of Punchhi Commission, if implemented, would have ensured smoother processes?(250 words) Key demand of the question The question expects …

1) Discuss the key principles that grew out of Montagu Chelmsford Report and how those principles impacted our constitution?(250 words)

Topic– Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues 1) Discuss the key principles that grew out of Montagu Chelmsford Report and how those principles impacted our constitution?(250 words) the hindu Why this question As the article states, in July 2018 it has been 100 …