[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 19 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 – 2   Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, …

“All sides of good governance are facilitated by a strong and independent media within a society”. In this regard, evaluate the role played by media in facilitating the same. Discuss the challenges presently faced by media and suggest way forward.

Topic: good governance 7.  “All sides of good governance are facilitated by a strong and independent media within a society”. In this regard, evaluate the role played by media in facilitating the same. Discuss the challenges presently faced by media and suggest way forward. (250 words) Reference:  Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude Why the question: The …

Is Emotional Intelligence influenced by cultural moorings? How would you differentiate the applicability of Emotional Intelligence in Indian society from that of Western society? Discuss.

Topic: Emotional Intelligence 6. Is Emotional Intelligence influenced by cultural moorings? How would you differentiate the applicability of Emotional Intelligence in Indian society from that of Western society? Discuss. (250 words) Reference:  Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude Why the question: The question is premised on the theme of emotional Intelligence.   Key Demand of the question: …

Explain the significance of inflation targeting while discussing the concerns over the efficacy of inflation targeting.

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 5. Explain the significance of inflation targeting while discussing the concerns over the efficacy of inflation targeting. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: March 31st will mark the end of the term of monetary policy framework agreement between …

The Central government’s bid to privatize Public Sector Banks (PSBs) may not be the finest way forward to address the issue of alarming rise of NPAs in the Banking sector. Explain.

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 4. The Central government’s bid to privatize Public Sector Banks (PSBs) may not be the finest way forward to address the issue of alarming rise of NPAs in the Banking sector. Explain. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: …

Low spending and focus on fiscal consolidation by the states belie hopes of a public-spending-led recovery. Examine.

Topic: Government Budgeting. 3. Low spending and focus on fiscal consolidation by the states belie hopes of a public-spending-led recovery. Examine. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Express Why the question: The article explains in detail how Low spending and focus on fiscal consolidation by the states belie hopes of a public-spending-led recovery. Key Demand of the …

Inefficiencies in the Aadhaar project should not come in the way of welfare delivery. Critically analyse.

Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections. 2. Inefficiencies in the Aadhaar project should not come in the way of welfare delivery. Critically analyse. (250 words) Reference:  …

What is Mandal Judgment? What are the different views of higher judiciary over Mandal case in recent years? Explain.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 1. What is Mandal Judgment? What are the different views of higher judiciary over Mandal case in recent years? Explain. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: The article explains why the Supreme Court thinks the Mandal verdict …