Insights into Editorial: China holds third South Asia multilateral meet in new push

    Context: China has held its third multilateral dialogue with countries from South Asia to take forward closer cooperation on fighting COVID-19 and coordinating their economic agendas, reflecting a new approach in Beijing’s outreach to the region. The third dialogue, held virtually, brought together every country in the region barring India, Bhutan and the …

[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर STHIR – 2021] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 11 जनवरी 2021

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन – 1   विषय: 18वीं सदी के लगभग मध्य से लेकर वर्तमान समय तक का आधुनिक भारतीय इतिहास- महत्त्वपूर्ण घटनाएँ, व्यक्तित्व, विषय। 1. मोहनदास करमचंद गांधी, एक व्यक्ति जो पहले से ही दक्षिण अफ्रीका …

[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 January 2021

Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  STHIR – 2021: YEARLONG TIMETABLE Join IPM 3.0 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 until the …

Explain the relationship between attitude and behaviour. How are attitudes formed?

Topic:  Attitude: content, structure, function; its influence and relation with thought and behaviour; moral and political attitudes; social influence and persuasion. 6. Explain the relationship between attitude and behaviour. How are attitudes formed? (150 words) Reference: Ethics by Lexicon publications Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper …

What do you understand by this quote: ‘To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to 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. 5. What do you understand by this quote: ‘To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society’. 1. Theodore Roosevelt  (150 …

The new EU-China investment deal underscores the prioritization of short-term economic opportunities over any long-term strategy vis-à-vis a rising global power that is intent on challenging the fundamentals of the global order, which the EU is keen to preserve. Analyse.

Topic:  Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. 4. The new EU-China investment deal underscores the prioritization of short-term economic opportunities over any long-term strategy vis-à-vis a rising global power that is intent on challenging the fundamentals of the global order, which the EU is keen to preserve. Analyse. …

The adverse impact of Covid-19 on school education is immense, a well-planned and holistic effort is required on the part of the government to prevent large scale dropouts. Comment.

Topic:  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources; 3. The adverse impact of Covid-19 on school education is immense, a well-planned and holistic effort is required on the part of the government to prevent large scale dropouts. Comment. (250 words) Reference: The Hindu  Why the question: The …

Do you think Mahatma Gandhi’s support to Khilafat Movement had diluted his secular credentials? Give your argument based on the evaluation of events.

Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues; 2. Do you think Mahatma Gandhi’s support to Khilafat Movement had diluted his secular credentials? Give your argument based on the evaluation of events. (250 words) Reference: India’s Struggle for Independence by Bipan Chandra. Why the …

Explain the nature of non-cooperation movement which was observed across India. Why the non-cooperation was called off and what were its impact?

Topic:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues; 1. Explain the nature of non-cooperation movement which was observed across India. Why the non-cooperation was called off and what were its impact? (250 words) Reference: India’s Struggle for Independence by Bipan Chandra. Why the question: …