Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 16 November 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 16 November 2019   Table of contents:   GS Paper 2: Contempt of Court. Rules notified to bring financial firms under IBC. Regulation on cooperative banks soon. Rajasthan’s free medicine scheme ranked first. National Mission ‘NISHTHA’ launched in J&K.   GS Paper 3: Essar Steel verdict.   Facts for …

Essar Steel verdict

Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   Essar Steel verdict   What to study? For Prelims: Overview of the IBC. For Mains: Insolvency process- issues involved, concerns and ways to address them.   Context: In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court has upheld the supremacy of …

National Mission ‘NISHTHA’ launched in J&K

Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   National Mission ‘NISHTHA’ launched in J&K   What to study? For Prelims and mains: Key features and significance of the scheme.   Context: NISHTHA- National Initiative for School Heads’ and Teachers’ Holistic Advancement (NISHTHA) has been launched …

Rajasthan’s free medicine scheme ranked first

Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.   Rajasthan’s free medicine scheme ranked first   What to study? For Prelims: Key features and significance of the scheme. For Mains: Can it be implemented at the national level? Challenges therein and ways to address them.   …

Regulation on cooperative banks soon

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Regulation on cooperative banks soon   What to study? For Prelims: Cooperative banks- composition, functions and regulations. For Mains: The issue of dual regulation and ways to address it.   Context: The government will, …

Contempt of Court

Topics Covered: Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions.   Contempt of Court   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: What is Contempt of Court? Provisions in this regard, Criticisms and analysis.   Context: The Supreme Court has held former Ranbaxy promoters Malvinder and Shivinder Singh guilty of contempt for …

Insights into Editorial: India: world’s most investment-friendly economy, says PM Modi

Insights into Editorial: India: world’s most investment-friendly economy, says PM Modi Context: BRICS Summit 2019: India is the world’s most “open and investment friendly” economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said as he wooed the BRICS business leaders and urged them to invest in the country’s infrastructure development. BRICS countries account for 50 per cent of …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 16 November 2019

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 16  November 2019 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE General Studies – 2 Topic:Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human …

6) “The greatest ethical test that we are going to face is the treatment of those who are at our mercy”. Analyse the statement in the context of present day.(250 words)

Topic: Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics in private and public relationships. 6) “The greatest ethical test that we are going to face is the treatment of those who are at our mercy”. Analyse the statement in the context of present day.(250 words) Ethics …

 2) Even in matters of faith, the apex court has to uphold the law and the Constitution, do you agree with the statement? Present your opinion with suitable examples.(250 words)

Topic:  Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary; Ministries and Departments of the Government; pressure groups and formal/informal associations and their role in the Polity.  2) Even in matters of faith, the apex court has to uphold the law and the Constitution, do you agree with the statement? Present your opinion with …