[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 17 March 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: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their …

The present-day internet expansion has implanted a different set of cultural values which are often in conflict with traditional values.’ Analyse.

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. The present-day internet expansion has implanted …

Electricity generated by nuclear reactors should remain an important part of India’s energy mix for a low-carbon future. Comment.

Topic: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. 6. Electricity generated by nuclear reactors should remain an important part of India’s energy mix for a low-carbon future. Comment. (250 words) Reference:  Live Mint Why the question: The Article brings to us Fukushima’s lessons and in what way it brings up the need for effective nuclear …

Discuss the effects of illegal sand mining on the river ecosystem. Also highlight the measures taken by the government to combat the menace while suggesting solutions.

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 5. Discuss the effects of illegal sand mining on the river ecosystem. Also highlight the measures taken by the government to combat the menace while suggesting solutions. (250 words) Reference:  Down to Earth Why the question: Bihar government bans sand mining near river bridges. Thus the …

Women-centric budgets are only halfway towards women empowerment, and the remaining half can be achieved through political empowerment. Elucidate.

Topic: Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. Government Budgeting. 4. Women-centric budgets are only halfway towards women empowerment, and the remaining half can be achieved through political empowerment. Elucidate. (250 words) Reference:  tribuneindia.com Why the question: The article in Tribune explains – Women-centric budgets a job half-done. Key Demand of the question: The question …

The recent judgment of the High court of Madras highlights the need to reconsider POCSO’s absolutist approach to adolescent sexuality needs. Critically examine.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 3. The recent judgment of the High court of Madras highlights the need to reconsider POCSO’s absolutist approach to adolescent sexuality needs. Critically examine. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: A single bench of the Madras High …

Deliberate the implications of the Supreme Court judgment on the appointment of the State Election Commissioner and the conduct of local body elections.

Topic: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act. 2. Deliberate the implications of the Supreme Court judgment on the appointment of the State Election Commissioner and the conduct of local body elections. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: In a recent judgment Supreme Court has boosted independence of SECs in holding local …

Discuss the key areas that India needs to focus to achieve population stabilization of the country.

Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 1. Discuss the key areas that India needs to focus to achieve population stabilization of the country. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Express Why the question: The Column from the Indian express explains what India needs for population stabilization. Key Demand …