[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 27 November 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 : GS-1: Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India. GS-2: Government …

“What really matters for success, character, happiness and life-long achievements is a definite set of emotional skills— not just purely cognitive abilities.” — Daniel Goleman. Elucidate.

Topic : Emotional intelligence-concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance. 7. “What really matters for success, character, happiness and life-long achievements is a definite set of emotional skills— not just purely cognitive abilities.” — Daniel Goleman. Elucidate. (250 words) Reference: Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude by Lexicon Publications Why the question: The question …

India’s democracy, as envisaged by the makers of the constitution, thrived essentially because of the respect of the leaders for the ethical constitutionalism and moral activism of the grassroots activists. Do you agree? Comment.

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. India’s democracy, as envisaged by …

With recently introduced labour reforms aimed at changing industrial relations, trade unions must include operative social dialogue to get their grievances redressed. Elaborate.

Topic: GS-2: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. GS-3: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 5. With recently introduced labour reforms aimed at changing industrial relations, trade unions must include operative social dialogue to get their grievances redressed. …

As per the figures presented by the Reserve Bank of India recently, India is in an economic recession for the first time in its independent history. In this context discuss the need for India to shed its exaggerated fears of trade agreements to create new jobs.

Topic : GS-2: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. GS-3: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 4. As per the figures presented by the Reserve Bank of India recently, India is in an economic recession for the first time in …

What are desalination plants and what is their feasibility? Discuss their application in addressing Indian water woes.

Topic : Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. 3. What are desalination plants and what is their feasibility? Discuss their application in addressing Indian water woes.(250 words) Reference: The Print Why the question: The explained page of Indian express presents to us insights on the concept of …

“To make cities women-friendly, urban planners must focus on two core issues —greater safety from violence and adequate childcare support.” comment.

Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 2. “To make cities women-friendly, urban planners must focus on two core issues —greater safety from violence and adequate childcare support.” comment. (250 words) Reference: Hindustan Times Why the question: The article analyses redesigning urban spaces for women in the …

What is “Love Jihad”? critically analyse the issues associated with the law against love jihad.

Topic : GS-1: Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India. GS-2: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 1. What is “Love Jihad”? critically analyse the issues associated with the law against love jihad. (250 words) Reference: The Print Why the question: The …