Uniform Code of Pharmaceutical Marketing Practices (UCPMP)

Topics Covered: Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. Uniform Code of Pharmaceutical Marketing Practices (UCPMP): Context: The Alliance of Doctors for Ethical Health Care has expressed disappointment over the recent reply of Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Sadanada Gowda, in …

Sweet sellers need to display ‘best before date’ from 1 October orders FSSAI

Topics Covered: Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. Sweet sellers need to display ‘best before date’ from 1 October, orders FSSAI: Context: Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has released guidelines on sale of loose sweets. As per …

NPPA caps price of Liquid Medical Oxygen and Medical Oxygen cylinders

Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. NPPA caps price of Liquid Medical Oxygen and Medical Oxygen cylinders: Context: To ensure availability of medical oxygen in the country at a reasonable price amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the national drug pricing regulator National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has capped the price of medical oxygen cylinders …

National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC)

Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC): Context: NCDC has sanctioned as first instalment, funds amounting to Rs 19444 crores to the states of Chhattisgarh, Haryana and Telangana for Kharif paddy procurement under Minimum Support Price (MSP) operations. About NCDC: It is a statutory corporation set up under the …

[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर – 2020] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 28 सितम्बर 2020

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन – 1   विषय: स्वतंत्रता संग्राम- इसके विभिन्न चरण और देश के विभिन्न भागों से इसमें अपना योगदान देने वाले महत्त्वपूर्ण व्यक्ति/उनका योगदान। 1. भारतीय स्वतंत्रता संग्राम के दौरान होम रूल लीग आंदोलन के …

QUIZ – 2020: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 28 September 2020

  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 2020. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you score less, please …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 28 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: The Freedom Struggle —  its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different …

Discuss the concept of corporate governance. Does it have potential to address the problems of conflict of interest in business sector? Give your opinion with relevant examples.

Topic: corporate governance 7. Discuss the concept of corporate governance. Does it have potential to address the problems of conflict of interest in business sector? Give your opinion with relevant examples.(250 words) Reference: Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude by Lexicon Publications Why the question: The question is based on the concept of corporate governance. Key Demand …

Differentiate between Moral Relativism vs. Ethical Absolutism.

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. Differentiate between Moral Relativism vs. Ethical …

Discuss what can be the impacts of rising protectionism and trade nationalism in global trade.

5. Discuss what can be the impacts of rising protectionism and trade nationalism in global trade.(250 words) Reference: epw.in Why the question: Question talks about the impacts of rising protectionism and trade nationalism in global trade. Key Demand of the question: Explain with suitable examples impacts of rising protectionism and trade nationalism in global trade. …

Cultivation of millets is indispensable for agriculture diversification in India Discuss.

Topic: Major crops-cropping patterns in various parts of the country, – different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology in the aid of farmers. 4. Cultivation of millets is indispensable for agriculture diversification in India, Discuss. (250 words) Reference: The Print Why the …

Do you think travel-tourism- hospitality can be one sector which may prove to be the biggest savior in a post-Covid-19 world in terms of generating opportunities for employment in the country? Analyse.

Topic : GS-2: 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. 3. Do you think travel-tourism- hospitality can be one sector which may prove to be the biggest savior in …

Can Gilgit Baltistan become a catalyst for the development for India, Pakistan and the neighboring region around them? Discuss the concerns associated and suggest way forward.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 2. Can Gilgit Baltistan become a catalyst for the development for India, Pakistan and the neighboring region around them? Discuss the concerns associated and suggest way forward. (250 words) Reference: The Wire Why the question: The article brings to us insights on the current situation in and around Pakistan, …

Discuss the emergence, significance and decline of the Home Rule League movement during freedom struggle of India.

Topic: The Freedom Struggle —  its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts of the country.   1. Discuss the emergence, significance and decline of the Home Rule League movement during freedom struggle of India. (250 words) Reference: Modern Indian History by Bipin Chandra Why the question: The question is based on the topic …

Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2020 – Week 52: “Our World is in a Surplus of Multilateral Challenges and a Deficit of Solutions”

  Insights Weekly Essay Challenges 2020 – Week 52 Archives 27 September 2020 Write an essay on the following topic in not more than 1000-1200 words: “Our World is in a Surplus of Multilateral Challenges and a Deficit of Solutions”   InsightsIAS Official Telegram Channel https://t.me/s/insightsIAStips NOTE: Perspective Videos will be resumed after Prelims

TODAY’s POSTS [ Current Affairs, Current Affairs Quiz, Static Quiz, Editorial, Secure Synopsis, RSTV The Big Picture, RTM ] 26th September 2020

  Secure Answer writing : Secure Answer writing in English 26th September 2020 Secure Answer writing in Hindi 26th September 2020   CURRENT AFFAIRS : Current Affairs in English  26th September 2020   Current Affairs Quiz : Current Affairs in English Quiz  26th  September 2020 Current Affairs in Hindi Quiz  26th September 2020   Static Quiz : History Static …