Insights Static Quiz -136, 2018 –History

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Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 September 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 September 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   HIV/AIDS Act, 2017   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the Act. For …

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

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 September 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 …

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 12 SEPTEMBER 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) SECURE SYNOPSIS: 12 SEPTEMBER 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 …

Insights into Editorial: Cloudy forecast: on climate change

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights into Editorial: Cloudy forecast: on climate change     Context: The conference of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change in Bangkok last week, that was to draft a rulebook for the Paris Agreement ahead of a crucial international conference in Poland in December, …

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 SEPTEMBER 2018

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) [Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 SEPTEMBER 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– Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, …

7) Ethics is knowing the difference between what you have a right to do and what is right to do. Comment.(250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic- Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7) Ethics is knowing the difference between what you have a right to do and what is right to do. Comment.(250 words) Reference Directive word Comment- here we have to …

6) Explain the factors that impact the formation of coral reefs? Also, distinguish between fringing reef, barrier reef and atoll?(250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic– Part of static series under the heading – “Coral reef and marine ecosystem” 6) Explain the factors that impact the formation of coral reefs? Also, distinguish between fringing reef, barrier reef and atoll?(250 words)   Key demand of the question The question expects to …

5) Besides the economic management, the politics of a weaker rupee will also need careful handling. Analyze. (250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic – Indian economy : issues 5) Besides the economic management, the politics of a weaker rupee will also need careful handling. Analyze. (250 words) Livemint Why this question The sharp decline seen in INR has been in the news headlines off late. The reasons …

4) India’s GDP growth continues to be powered by consumption which raises several concerns. Analyze in the context of the recent GDP estimates for the Indian economy.(250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic– Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. 4) India’s GDP growth continues to be powered by consumption which raises several concerns. Analyze in the context of the recent GDP estimates for the Indian economy.(250 words) The hindu …

3) Examine how US actions are undermining the mandate of WTO? Discuss the impact of lessening importance of WTO for India?(250 words) 

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic – Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate; Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests 3) Examine how US actions are undermining the mandate of WTO? Discuss the impact of lessening importance of WTO for India?(250 …

2) Divyang-friendly measures need to be integrated at planning stage for ensuring inclusive growth in smart cities in India. Discuss.(250 words) 

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic-Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections. 2) Divyang-friendly measures need to be integrated at planning stage for …

1) What are the different clemency provisions available in India. Discuss. Also discuss what precautions should be taken in deciding the questions of granting clemency to convicts.(250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic– Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. 1) What are the different clemency provisions available in India. Discuss. Also discuss what precautions should be taken in deciding the questions of granting clemency to convicts.(250 words) The hindu Reference Why …