Insights into Editorial: A case for judicial federalism

  Introduction: ‘Federalism’ is one of those good echo words that evoke a positive response toward many concepts as democracy, progress, constitution, etc. The term has been seen to be applied to many successful combinations of unity with diversity, pluralism and cooperation within and among nations. Judicial behaviour is another important factor that affects the …

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 27 April 2021

  विषयसूची  सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. चांडलर गुड गवर्नमेंट इंडेक्स 2. ‘लद्दाख इग्नाइटेड माइंड्स परियोजना’ 3. दंतक परियोजना   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. ज़्यूरोंग (Zhurong) 2. आपदा प्रबंधन अधिनियम   प्रारम्भिक परीक्षा हेतु तथ्य 1. बैंक के एमडी, सीईओ, निदेशक पदों के लिए 70 वर्ष की आयु सीमा 2. भारत, हेलीकाप्टरों के लिए सिंगल क्रिस्टल घटकों का …

[ ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ] ದಿನಾಂಕ – 26ನೇ ಏಪ್ರಿಲ್ 2021

  ಪರಿವಿಡಿ: ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 1: 1. 1915 ರಲ್ಲಿ ಅರ್ಮೇನಿಯನ್ನರಿಗೆ ಏನಾಯಿತು?   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 2: 1. ಪಿ.ಎಂ ಕೇರ್ಸ್ ನಿಧಿ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 3: 1. ಸೈಬರ್ ಅಪರಾಧ ಸ್ವಯಂಸೇವಕ ಕಾರ್ಯಕ್ರಮ. 2. ಕಡ್ಡಾಯ ಪರವಾನಗಿ.   ಪೂರ್ವಭಾವಿ ಪರೀಕ್ಷೆಗೆ ಸಂಬಂಧಿಸಿದ ವಿದ್ಯಮಾನಗಳು: 1. ಡೀಪ್ ಟೈಮ್ ಪ್ರಾಜೆಕ್ಟ್.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ : 1   ವಿಷಯಗಳು: ಜಾಗತಿಕ ಇತಿಹಾಸ. 1915 ರಲ್ಲಿ ಅರ್ಮೇನಿಯನ್ನರಿಗೆ …

[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 28 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 – 2   Topic: Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary—Ministries and Departments of …

Elucidate upon the contributions of Plato in the evolution of the theory of virtue.

Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world. 7. Elucidate upon the contributions of Plato in the evolution of the theory of virtue. (250 words) Reference:  Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude by Lexicon Publications. Why the question: The question is from the static portions of GS paper IV , part Theory of Virtue. …

“The Maoist insurgency is more of a law and order problem than an ideological one in India”, Comment.

Topic: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security. 6.  “The Maoist insurgency is more of a law and order problem than an ideological one in India”, Comment. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Express Why the question: The article from Indian Express brings to us detailed analysis of the Maoist problem …

What are the reasons for accelerated depletion of groundwater in our country? Why is it so crucial for irrigation in India? Discuss its correlation with cropping intensity.

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. 5. What are the reasons for accelerated depletion of groundwater in our country? Why is it so crucial for …

The bid for a minimum global corporate income tax could be a game-changer. Critically examine.

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 4. The bid for a minimum global corporate income tax could be a game-changer. Critically examine. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has thrown the weight of the U.S. government behind a push for …

Nuclear energy although has potential to solve India’s energy problems cannot be the panacea for the energy problem, Elucidate.

Topic: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. 3. Nuclear energy although has potential to solve India’s energy problems cannot be the panacea for the energy problem, Elucidate. (250 words) Reference:  nap.edu Why the question: The question is based on the analysis of nuclear energy and its possible contributions to the energy mix in India. …

Critically analyse the continuing pandemic impact on rising food insecurity in India.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 2. Critically analyse the continuing pandemic impact on rising food insecurity in India. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: The article explains how the inability of those already on the brink of subsistence to absorb a second …

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 26 April 2021

  विषयसूची  सामान्य अध्ययन-I 1. आर्मेनियाई लोगों के साथ वर्ष 1915 में हुई घटनाएँ   सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. पीएम केयर   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. साइबर अपराध स्वयंसेवक कार्यक्रम 2. अनिवार्य लाइसेंस   प्रारम्भिक परीक्षा हेतु तथ्य 1. डीप टाइम प्रोजेक्ट   सामान्य अध्ययन-I   विषय: विश्व के इतिहास में 18वीं सदी तथा बाद की घटनाएँ …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 27 April 2021

InstaLinks help you think beyond the issue but relevant to the issue from UPSC prelims and Mains exam point of view. These linkages provided in this ‘hint’ format help you frame possible questions in your mind that might arise(or an examiner might imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to their static …

Disaster Management Act

Topics Covered: Disaster and disaster management. Disaster Management Act: Context: Invoking the Disaster Management Act, the Centre has ordered States that all liquid oxygen, including the existing stock with private plants, should be made available to the government and will be used for medical purposes only. The order was issued by the Union Home Secretary, …

Zhurong

Topics Covered: Awareness in space. Zhurong: Context: China’s first Mars rover will be named Zhurong after a traditional fire god. The rover is aboard the Tianwen-1 probe that arrived in Mars orbit on February 24 and is due to land in May to look for evidence of life. Significance of the mission: China in 2019 became …

Project Dantak

Topics Covered: India and its neighbourhood- relations. Project Dantak: Context: Project DANTAK completes 60 years in Bhutan. About the project: Project DANTAK was established on April 24, 1961. DANTAK was tasked to construct the pioneering motorable roads in the Kingdom. Notable projects executed by the project include: The construction of Paro Airport, Yonphula Airfield, Thimphu …