RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE: GLOBAL CYBER SECURITY- INDIA IN TOP 10

   Introduction: India in top 10. India has been ranked 10th in Global Cyber Security Index 2020. Meanwhile at UNSC India has also flagged sophisticated use of cyberspace by terrorists and reiterated its committed to open, secure, free, accessible & stable cyberspace. Cyber Security Index 2020: United Nations’ specialised agency for information and communication …

[ ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ] ದಿನಾಂಕ – 3ನೇ ಜುಲೈ 2021

  ಪರಿವಿಡಿ:  ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 1: 1. ಫ್ರೈಟ್ ಸ್ಮಾರ್ಟ್ ನಗರಗಳು. 2. ಉತ್ತರ ಅಮೆರಿಕದ ಕೆಲವು ಭಾಗಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ದಾಖಲೆಯ ಮಟ್ಟದ ತಾಪಮಾನದ ಹೆಚ್ಚಳಕ್ಕೆ ಕಾರಣವಾದ ‘ಹೀಟ್ ಡೊಮ್’ (ಶಾಖ ಗುಮ್ಮಟ)ಯಾವುದು?   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 2: 1. ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರಪತಿ ಆಡಳಿತ. 2. ಆರ್ಥಿಕ ಸಹಕಾರ ಮತ್ತು ಅಭಿವೃದ್ಧಿ ಸಂಸ್ಥೆ / G 20 ಅಂತರ್ಗತ ಫ್ರೇಮ್‌ವರ್ಕ್ ತೆರಿಗೆ ಒಪ್ಪಂದ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 3: 1. ಬೆಳೆ ವಿಮಾ ಸಪ್ತಾಹ.   …

[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 5 July 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: Introduction and Evolution of India’s Foreign Policy 1. What were the main …

Determination of ethics in state policies and actions is not stress-free because every policy and action has both positive and negative aspects seen from different stakeholders’ perspectives. Discuss with suitable examples.

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. Determination of …

Deliberate how Rooftop rainwater harvesting methods can ease India’s water woes.

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 6. Deliberate how Rooftop rainwater harvesting methods can ease India’s water woes. (250 words) Reference:  Down to Earth Why the question: The article brings to us the importance of Rooftop rainwater harvesting methods. Key Demand of the question: Discuss in what way Rooftop rainwater harvesting methods …

The milk cooperatives played a crucial role in ‘Operation Flood’, but the contributions of private sector holds good even in today’s times and can’t be ignored. Comment.

Topic: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System- objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions; economics of animal-rearing. 5. The milk cooperatives played a crucial role in ‘Operation Flood’, but the contributions of private sector holds good even in today’s times …

What is the middle-income trap and why it matters for India? Discuss some measures to overcome it.

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 4. What is the middle-income trap and why it matters for India? Discuss some measures to overcome it. (250 words) Reference:  Live Mint Why the question: The article suggests focusing on improving productivity and thereby the manufacturing sector to avoid …

The America’s withdrawal from Afghanistan has spun the balance of power in favour of the Taliban. Critically analyse.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. 3. The America’s withdrawal from Afghanistan has spun the balance of power in favour of the Taliban. Critically analyse. (250 words) Reference:  The Hindu Why the question: As part of the U.S.’s plan to withdraw its …

What is Green passport which has been in news recently? Do you think the initiative is discriminatory? analyse.

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. 2. What is Green passport which has been in news recently? Do you think the initiative is discriminatory? analyse. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Express Why the question: Recently, The EU Digital Covid Certificate, or the “green pass” as it …

What were the main features of India’s foreign policy? Elaborate on its main objectives.

Topic: Introduction and Evolution of India’s Foreign Policy 1. What were the main features of India’s foreign policy? Elaborate on its main objectives. (250 words) Reference:  mea.gov.in Why the question: The question is from the static portions of GS paper II , part India’s foreign policy. Key Demand of the question: Discuss the key features …