Insights into Editorial: Salvaging strategy: On scaling up COVID-19 vaccinations

    Context: The precarious second wave of COVID-19 infections has hit India with greater ferocity than the first. Despite a year to prepare, we have been caught woefully off guard again. Multiple reports of the scarcity of COVID-19 vaccines and drugs have surfaced from different parts of the country. According to the Observer Research …

[ ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ] ದಿನಾಂಕ – 14ನೇ ಏಪ್ರಿಲ್ 2021

ಪರಿವಿಡಿ :  ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 1: 1. ‘ಆರೋಗ್ಯಕರ ಹಾಗೂ ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ’ ಮಾನ್ಸೂನ್ ನ (ಮಳೆಗಾಲದ) ಮುನ್ಸೂಚನೆ ನೀಡಿದ, ಸ್ಕೈಮೆಟ್.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 2: 1. ಮುಖ್ಯ ಚುನಾವಣಾ ಆಯುಕ್ತರು. 2. ಸೈಕ್ಲಿಂಗ್ ಕರಡು ನೀತಿಯನ್ನು ರಚಿಸಿದ ಚಂಡಿಗಡ. 3. ನಾಗಾಲ್ಯಾಂಡ್‌ನ ಸ್ಥಳೀಯ ನಾಗರಿಕರ ನೋಂದಣಿ (RIIN). 4. ಮಾರುಕಟ್ಟೆಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಜೀವಂತ ಕಾಡು ಸಸ್ತನಿಗಳ ಮಾರಾಟವನ್ನು ನಿಲ್ಲಿಸುವಂತೆ ಆಗ್ರಹಿಸಿದ ವಿಶ್ವ ಆರೋಗ್ಯ ಸಂಸ್ಥೆ (WHO).   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 3: 1. …

[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 15 April 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 …

What do you understand by public trust? What are the major reasons for loss of trust among people over public institutions? Explain.

Topic: Probity in Governance: Concept of public service; Philosophical basis of governance and probity; Information sharing and transparency in government, Right to Information, Codes of Ethics, Codes of Conduct, Citizen’s Charters, Work culture, Quality of service delivery, Utilization of public funds, challenges of corruption. 7. What do you understand by public trust? What are the …

80 percent of people worldwide rely on herbal medicines for some aspect of their primary health care needs. In this context discuss the potential of medicinal plants in India.

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 6. 80 percent of people worldwide rely on herbal medicines for some aspect of their primary health care needs. In this context discuss the potential of medicinal plants in India. (250 word) Reference:  nhp.gov.in Why the question: The question is based on the theme of “Medicinal …

The recent controversy surrounding the U.S.’s freedom of navigation operation threatens to adversely impact the bilateral relationship between the two countries. Critically examine.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. 4. The recent controversy surrounding the U.S.’s freedom of navigation operation threatens to adversely impact the bilateral relationship between the two countries. Critically examine. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: The U.S.’s freedom of navigation operation in India’s Exclusive …

Kazakhstan’s clout in regional organizations can help India further its Connect Central Asia strategy. Explain.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 3. Kazakhstan’s clout in regional organizations can help India further its Connect Central Asia strategy. Explain. (250 words) Reference:  Financial Express Why the question: In a recently concluded visit, the Defence Minister of Kazakhstan and India discussed ways to strengthen bilateral defence cooperation between the two countries. Key Demand …

Discuss the possible role that Think Tanks play in foreign policy of India.

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. 2. Discuss the possible role that Think Tanks play in foreign policy of India. (250 words) Reference: News on Air   Why the question: While inaugurating the 6th edition of the Raisina Dialogue recently, Prime Minister Modi highlighted that …

Deliberate upon the role  of Baba Saheb Ambedkar as a social reformer, chairman of the draft committee of Indian constitution as well as first law minister of post independent India.

Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues. 1.  Deliberate upon the role  of Baba Saheb Ambedkar as a social reformer, chairman of the draft committee of Indian constitution as well as first law minister of post independent India. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Express …

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 14 April 2021

  विषयसूची  सामान्य अध्ययन-I 1. ‘स्काईमेट’ द्वारा ‘अच्छे मानसून’ का पूर्वानुमान   सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. मुख्य निर्वाचन आयुक्त 2. चंडीगढ़ का साइकिलिंग नीति मसौदा 3. नागालैंड के स्थानीय नागरिकों का रजिस्टर (RINN) 4. बाजार में जीवित वन्य स्तनधारी जीवों की बिक्री पर रोक लगाने का आग्रह   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. इंडियन राइनो विज़न 2020   …