Insights into Editorial: Boosting confidence: On need for efficient use of COVID-19 vaccine stocks

    Context: Corona pandemic is on the wane in India: The downward trend in fresh coronavirus infections in India continues to inspire confidence that the pandemic is on the wane. The daily new cases fell below 10,000 for the third time this month. India’s tally is now 10.9 million cases and fresh reported fatalities …

[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 18 February 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: Evolution & Making of the Constitution 1.  The Preamble is widely accepted as …

Discuss the role of family, society and educational institutions in value inculcation.

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. Discuss the role of family, society …

Empathy is not only an important ingredient but also an indicator of one’s emotional intelligence. Elaborate.

Topic: Emotional intelligence-concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance. 6. Empathy is not only an important ingredient but also an indicator of one’s emotional intelligence. Elaborate. (250 words) Reference:  Economic Times Why the question: The question is based on the importance of empathy as a factor of Emotional intelligence. Key Demand of …

Does economic growth and inequality converge in terms of their effects on socio-economic indicators in India? Analyse and present your viewpoint.

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 4. Does economic growth and inequality converge in terms of their effects on socio-economic indicators in India? Analyse and present your viewpoint. (250 words) Reference:  indiabudget.gov.in Why the question: The question is from the economic survey vol1 Ch. 4:  Inequality …

Expanding digital health services as envisaged by Global Strategy on Digital Health, adopted by the World Health Assembly, brings an opportunity for India to leapfrog into a reality of ‘Health for All’. Comment.

Topic: GS-2: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. GS-3: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life. 5. Expanding digital health services as envisaged by Global Strategy on Digital Health, adopted by the World Health Assembly, brings an opportunity for India to …

Examine the worth of technology in enhancing dairy farming industry in India.

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. 3. Examine the worth of technology in enhancing dairy farming industry in India. (250 words) Reference:  Live Mint Why …

The three strands of religious freedom, celebratory neutrality and reformatory justice are the core elements of Indian secularism. Explain.

Topic: Historical Underpinnings 2. The three strands of religious freedom, celebratory neutrality and reformatory justice are the core elements of Indian secularism. Explain. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Polity by Lakshmikant Why the question: The question is from the static portions of GS paper I, Indian polity – Historical Underpinnings.  Key Demand of the question: The …

The Preamble is widely accepted as the epitome or soul and spirit of the Indian constitution. Discuss.

Topic: Evolution & Making of the Constitution 1.  The Preamble is widely accepted as the epitome or soul and spirit of the Indian constitution. Discuss. (250 words) Reference: Indian Polity by Lakshmikant Why the question: The question is from the static portions of GS paper I, Indian polity – Evolution & Making of the Constitution. …