[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 8 July 2020

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 – 1   Topic : The Freedom Struggle —  its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts of the country. 1. Discuss the key features of Subsidiary …

“Man by nature is a political animal”. Explain with reference to Aristotle’s idea of the state in life of the society.

Topic : Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of Family society and educational institutions in inculcating values. 7. “Man by nature is a political animal”. Explain with reference to Aristotle’s idea of the state in life of the society. (250 words) Reference: Ethics, Integrity and …

Growing awareness about terminal as well as mental illness has given credence to the idea of “living wills”. What is a living will? Discuss the ethical issues to be well-thought-out from an individual as well as social perspective to formulate and implement it.

Topic : Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in-human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics – in private and public relationships. Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of Family society and educational institutions in inculcating values. 6. Growing awareness about terminal as …

Discuss the different techniques of recovering energy from waste. Also Highlight the potential and challenges associated with Waste to Energy plants in India.

Topic : Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. 4. Discuss the different techniques of recovering energy from waste. Also Highlight the potential and challenges associated with Waste to Energy plants in India. (250 words) Reference: Economic Times  Why the question: The article talks about the prospects and challenges of the waste to energy industry. …

“The Central Government’s move to open up modern, world-class private trains could set off a major transformation in railways.” Present your viewpoints with suitable substantiation.

Topic : Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. 3. “The Central Government’s move to open up modern, world-class private trains could set off a major transformation in railways.” Present your viewpoints with suitable substantiation. (250 words) Reference: The Hindu  Why the question: The article explains in what way recent Centre’s move to open up …

In the words of R.C Majumdar,” The Revolt of 1857 is neither First, nor National, nor a War of Independence.” Examine.

Topic : The Freedom Struggle —  its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts of the country. 2. In the words of R.C Majumdar,” The Revolt of 1857 is neither First, nor National, nor a War of Independence.” Examine. (250 words) Reference: History of modern India by Bipin Chandra Why the question: The question …

Discuss the key features of Subsidiary alliance policy. Also explain how the policy aided the Britishers to expand their rule in India?

Topic : The Freedom Struggle —  its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts of the country. 1. Discuss the key features of Subsidiary alliance policy. Also explain how the policy aided the Britishers to expand their rule in India? (250 words) Reference: History  of Modern India by Bipin Chandra Why the question: The …