[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर STHIR – 2021] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 18 फरवरी 2021

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन – 2   विषय: संविधान का विकास एवं निर्माण। 1. प्रस्तावना को व्यापक रूप से भारतीय संविधान का प्रतीक अथवा आत्मा एवं भावना के रूप में स्वीकार किया जाता है। चर्चा कीजिए। (250 शब्द) …

[ ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ] ದಿನಾಂಕ – 17 ಫೆಬ್ರವರಿ 2021

ಪರಿವಿಡಿ : ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 2: 1. ಪುದುಚೇರಿ ಲೆಫ್ಟಿನೆಂಟ್ ಗವರ್ನರ್ (L-G). 2. ದಿಶಾ ರವಿ ಬಂಧನ ಪ್ರಕ್ರಿಯೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ನಿಯಮಗಳ ಉಲ್ಲಂಘನೆ, ವಕೀಲರ ಆರೋಪ. 3. ಕೋವಿಡ್‌ 19ರ ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಆಫ್ರಿಕಾ ತಳಿ. 4. ಪ್ಯಾಲೇಸ್ಟಿನಿಯನ್ ಪ್ರಾಂತ್ಯಗಳ ಮೇಲೆ ‘ಅಂತರರಾಷ್ಟ್ರೀಯ ಕ್ರಿಮಿನಲ್ ನ್ಯಾಯಾಲಯ’ದ ವ್ಯಾಪ್ತಿ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 3: 1. ನೆಟ್ ನ್ಯೂಟ್ರಾಲಿಟಿ ಎಂದರೇನು? 2. ಕುಡಿಯುವ ನೀರಿನ ಸಮೀಕ್ಷೆ. Pey Jal Survekshan: 3. ಪೆಟ್ರೋಲ್ ಮತ್ತು ಡೀಸೆಲ್ ಬೆಲೆಗಳ …

Insights into Editorial: Indian investments and BITs

    Context: Sri Lanka’s decision to renege on a 2019 agreement with India and Japan that aimed to jointly develop the strategic East Container Terminal (ECT) at the Colombo port comes as a rude shock to India. While international relations experts are busy assessing the diplomatic fallout of this problematic decision for India-Sri Lanka …

[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 19 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: Union and its territory 1. “The creation of union territories is a manifestation …

What do you understand by Administrative Ethics? Why is it needed for efficient functioning of the administrative machinery?

Topic: Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions; laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance; accountability and ethical governance; strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance; ethical issues in international relations and funding; corporate governance. 7. What do …

Arun, a very hardworking person, is the sole bread earner in his family. He has worked with an oil company’s local affiliate for several years, and has established a strong, trustworthy relationship with Suresh, manager of the local facility. Suresh has recently recommended Arun to be recruited as the corporate consulting engineer for the company, which would be a position of greater responsibility along with a stable income. During a casual conversation, Suresh mentions an incident in the 1960s wherein 10,000 gallons of a petrochemical was leaked into the local environment by the company due to negligence, though at the time no damage was found, and no mention of this leak was made to the press. When Arun mentions that the state law requires him to report all spills, Suresh reminds him that no harm had been done and reminds him that the company can’t have a consulting engineer who does not value loyalty and respect confidentiality.

Topic: Case study 6. Arun, a very hardworking person, is the sole bread earner in his family. He has worked with an oil company’s local affiliate for several years, and has established a strong, trustworthy relationship with Suresh, manager of the local facility. Suresh has recently recommended Arun to be recruited as the corporate consulting …

Ending the silent pandemic of road accidents will need education, civil society cooperation and professional policing. Discuss in the light of recent recurring accidents witnessed in the country.

Topic: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. 5. Ending the silent pandemic of road accidents will need education, civil society cooperation and professional policing. Discuss in the light of recent recurring accidents witnessed in the country. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: Recently, a horrific bus accident took place in Madhya Pradesh’s …

The recent disengagement process between India and China is a promising start towards restoring peace in the border areas. However, there are many other issues that needed to be resolved to establish lasting peace. Comment.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 4. The recent disengagement process between India and China is a promising start towards restoring peace in the border areas. However, there are many other issues that needed to be resolved to establish lasting peace. Comment. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: Recently, India and China have …

While presenting an overview of India’s Appellate Tribunal System discuss the problems associated with it.

Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. 3. While presenting an overview of India’s Appellate Tribunal System discuss the problems associated with it. (250 words) Reference:  Business Standard   Why the question: A draft law to wind up a few tribunals and move their appellate jurisdiction to the High Courts presents an opportunity to leapfrog and …

Even though the States are sovereign in their prescribed legislative field, and their executive power is co-extensive with their legislative powers, it is clear that “the powers of the States are not coordinate with the Union”. Examine.

Topic: Parliamentary system and federal system 2. Even though the States are sovereign in their prescribed legislative field, and their executive power is co-extensive with their legislative powers, it is clear that “the powers of the States are not coordinate with the Union”. Examine. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Polity by Lakshmikant Why the question: The …

“The creation of union territories is a manifestation of India’s geography”, Discuss in the backdrop of recent creation of the union territory of Ladakh and J&K.

Topic: Union and its territory 1. “The creation of union territories is a manifestation of India’s geography”, Discuss in the backdrop of recent creation of the union territory of Ladakh and J&K. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Polity by Lakshmikant Why the question: The question is based in the backdrop of creation of union territory of …