5) While emotional intelligence is about the present, social intelligence is about the future. Comment.(250 words)

Topic- Emotional intelligence-concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance. 5) While emotional intelligence is about the present, social intelligence is about the future. Comment.(250 words) Reference Directive word comment- here we have to express our knowledge and understanding of the issue and form an overall opinion thereupon.   Key demand of the …

4) What do you understand by social intelligence. What are its key components. Discuss.(250 words)

Topic– Emotional intelligence-concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance. 4) What do you understand by social intelligence. What are its key components. Discuss.(250 words) Reference Directive  word Discuss- this is an all-encompassing directive which mandates us to write in detail about the key demand of the question. we also have to discuss …

3) What do you understand by Ethical intuitionism. Discuss.(250 words)

Topic– Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics 3) What do you understand by Ethical intuitionism. Discuss.(250 words) The hindu Reference Directive word Discuss- this is an all-encompassing directive which mandates us to write in detail about the key demand of the question. we also have …

2) India needs to develop its own emissions factor database relevant to local air pollution sources. Do you agree. Comment.(250 words)

Topic -Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment 2) India needs to develop its own emissions factor database relevant to local air pollution sources. Do you agree. Comment.(250 words) Livemint Why this question Air pollution is a serious issue in India and many of the world’s most polluted cities are from India.  air pollution …

1) Indian family structure has has grown to embrace individual choices and social realities. Analyze in the context of new family structures and notions  in India.(250 words)

Topic– Effects of globalization on Indian society Social empowerment 1) Indian family structure has has grown to embrace individual choices and social realities. Analyze in the context of new family structures and notions  in India.(250 words) The hindu   Why this question The article tries to provide a glimpse of the changes that Indian Family …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 08 February 2019

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,08 February 2019 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 exam …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 08 February 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 08 February 2019 Relevant Articles from PIB: Paper 2: Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Motion of thanks to President’s Address …

Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA)

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security.   Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA)   Context: The Union Home Ministry has banned the Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen (TuM) under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) …

Macedonia signs accord to join NATO

Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   Macedonia signs accord to join NATO   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: About NATO- formation, members, objectives, significance and issues associated, latest members.   Context: Macedonia …

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger. Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: The …

River Information System

Topics Covered: e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential. Infrastructure- waterways.   River Information System   What to study? For Prelims: About IWAI, RIS. For Mains: Significance, objectives and the need for RIS.   Context: To boost cargo movement on Ganga, the second phase of river information system (RIS) was recently inaugurated between Farakka and …

Ujjwala Utsav

Topics Covered: Schemes for the vulnerable sections of the society.   Ujjwala Utsav   What to study? For Prelims: About Ujjwala Utsav, PMUY, PMUY anthem. For Mains: PMUY- objectives, features, significance and measures needed to sustain the momentum.   Context: Ujjwala Utsav observed recently to celebrate the stellar role played by various stakeholders in making …

Small Grants Programme(SGP)

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. Conservation related issues.   Small Grants Programme(SGP)   What to study? For Prelims: What is SGP, overview of GFE and UNDP. For Mains: Significance of SGP and its role in environmental conservation, its approach and the need for such kind of approach.   Context: …

Motion of thanks to President’s Address

Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Motion of thanks to President’s Address   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: What is Motion of thanks, what it …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 07 February 2019

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz,07 February 2019 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 exam …

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 08 February 2019

[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 08 February 2019 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2019: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   Tomorrow’s Static Topic: Various Security forces and agencies and their mandate General Studies – 1 Topic– Effects …

7) Discuss the wartime and peacetime role of Border Security Forces of India. (250 words)

Topic -Various Security forces and agencies and their mandate 7) Discuss the wartime and peacetime role of Border Security Forces of India. (250 words) Reference Directive word Discuss- this is an all-encompassing directive which mandates us to write in detail about the key demand of the question. we also have to discuss about the related …