7)  Is it always right to tell the truth, even if it hurts or destroys someone else? What matters more, the life of an individual or the majesty of the moral law? Explain. (250 words)

Topic: Human Values 7)  Is it always right to tell the truth, even if it hurts or destroys someone else? What matters more, the life of an individual or the majesty of the moral law? Explain. (250 words) Ethics by Lexicon publications Reference Why this question: The question aims to analyse the aspect of being …

6) India’s many conflictual pasts should teach people understanding and appreciation, rather than revenge or retribution. Examine the statement in reference to Tipu Sultan on his achievements and his excesses. (250 words)

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment 6) India’s many conflictual pasts should teach people understanding and appreciation, rather than revenge or retribution. Examine the statement in reference to Tipu Sultan on his achievements and his excesses. (250 words) The hindu Why this question:  The article provides for a detailed analysis Forest rights …

5) What do you understand by Cyber warfare? Outline and discuss the cyber threats which India is vulnerable to and bring out the state of the country’s preparedness to deal with the same. (250 words)

Topic:  Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention 5) What do you understand by Cyber warfare? Outline and discuss the cyber threats which India is vulnerable to and bring out the state of the country’s preparedness …

4) Meticulous co-operation and intelligence-sharing are needed between the countries to fight the new age terrorism which has global reachand sophisticated tools at its disposal. Discuss.(250 words)

Topic:  Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention. 4) Meticulous co-operation and intelligence-sharing are needed between the countries to fight the new age terrorism which has global reachand sophisticated tools at its disposal. Discuss.(250 words) Reference …

3) Discuss the key areas that require restructuring to transform India’s Innovation ecosystem with special emphasis on the lessons it can take from other countries.(250 words)

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. 3) Discuss the key areas that require restructuring to transform India’s Innovation ecosystem with special emphasis on the lessons it can take …

2) India has suffered from the problem of inappropriately trained doctors of varying quality since a very long time. Discuss in what way the newly passed National Medical Commission Bill, 2019 can address the issues associated with the regulating medical education and practice.(250 words)

Topic:  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 2) India has suffered from the problem of inappropriately trained doctors of varying quality since a very long time. Discuss in what way the newly passed National Medical Commission Bill, 2019 can address the issues associated with …

1) India’s many conflictual pasts should teach people understanding and appreciation, rather than revenge or retribution. Examine the statement in reference to Tipu Sultan on his achievements and his excesses.(250 words)

Topic:  The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country. 1) India’s many conflictual pasts should teach people understanding and appreciation, rather than revenge or retribution. Examine the statement in reference to Tipu Sultan on his achievements and his excesses.(250 words) The hindu Why this question:  The …

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 02 August 2019

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InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan – Day 30

InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan  Day 30 1) Define the following terms with examples Benevolence Integrity Intellectual humility Distributive justice   2) Rationalizations often act as obstacles to ethical decision making. What do you understand by rationalization? Illustrate with examples.   3) Is poverty a violence on humanity? Enumerate the teaching of any philosopher whose …