Insights into Editorial: Mind the gaps in India’s health care digital push

  Introduction: The Independence Day address of the Prime Minister launching the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) during an unprecedented novel coronavirus pandemic crisis, caught everyone’s attention. Yet, despite all his eloquence it was not clear to many what to expect in substantial terms. ‘Going Digital’ has no doubt been a magic phrase that has …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 7 September 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 Join IPM to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic : Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century …

What is conscience? Explain the following quote with respect to that – “In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place”.

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. 7. What is conscience? Explain the …

What is virtue ethics? Can knowledge be equated with virtue? Discuss.

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. What is virtue ethics? Can …

Discuss briefly about Merchandise Exports from India scheme and Remission of Duties or Taxes on Export Products scheme (RoDTEP). How far do you think the RoDTEP scheme would benefit the exporters?

Topic: GS2– Government Policies and Interventions for Development in various sectors and Issues arising out of their Design and Implementation. GS-3: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 5. Discuss briefly about Merchandise Exports from India scheme and Remission of Duties or Taxes on Export Products scheme (RoDTEP). …

Enumerate the government policies and schemes to incentivize and promote domestic production in the automobile sector while explaining the significance of such a step at this point in economy.

Topic : Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment 4. Enumerate the government policies and schemes to incentivize and promote domestic production in the automobile sector while explaining the significance of such a step at this point in economy. (250 words) Reference: The Hindu Why the question: The …

Low-carbon, inclusive growth (LCIG), as a strategy, has been the hallmark of India’s vision on clean environment. Explain in what way direct carbon tax needs to be replaced with coal cess to realize the same?

Topic : GS-2: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.  GS-3: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 3. Low-carbon, inclusive growth (LCIG), as a strategy, has been the hallmark of India’s vision on clean environment. Explain in what way direct carbon tax …

In several ways Finance commission in India is the lynchpin between Centre and States, do you agree? Comment.

Topic : Appointment to various Constitutional Posts, Powers, Functions and Responsibilities of various Constitutional Bodies. 2. In several ways Finance commission in India is the lynchpin between Centre and States, do you agree? Comment. (250 words) Reference: News on Air  Why the question: Fifteenth Finance Commission had an online meeting with Advisory Council recently, thus …

“The peasant revolts and uprisings in 19th Century India against the colonial rule were not religious, but in most of the cases, religion did play very important role.” Discuss the nature of Peasant uprisings in 19th Century India with appropriate examples in the above context.

Topic : Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues. 1. “The peasant revolts and uprisings in 19th Century India against the colonial rule were not religious, but in most of the cases, religion did play very important role.” Discuss the nature of Peasant uprisings …