Insights into Editorial: India needs to sign up for life-course immunisation

    Introduction: The importance of vaccines, which are considered to be among the most cost-effective public health interventions, has been recognised globally. Yet, the full benefits of vaccines do not reach all children and other age groups. There are wide inequities in vaccine coverage in children by geography, gender, parent’s education and family’s socio-economic …

[MISSION 2022] Insights SECURE 2022 : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 11 November 2021

    Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  MISSION – 2022: YEARLONG TIMETABLE Join IPM 3.0 to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia …

Integrity isn’t fidelity to your beliefs. It’s fidelity to seeking the truth. Comment.

Topic: Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service, integrity, impartiality and nonpartisanship, objectivity, dedication to public service, empathy, tolerance and compassion towards the weaker-sections. 7. Integrity isn’t fidelity to your beliefs. It’s fidelity to seeking the truth. Comment. (150 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of …

Globalisation has led to the trend of increasing meat consumption pattern in societies that used to be traditionally vegetarian. Critically analyse the climate impact of this new trend.

Topic: economics of animal-rearing. 6. Globalisation has led to the trend of increasing meat consumption pattern in societies that used to be traditionally vegetarian. Critically analyse the climate impact of this new trend. (250 words) Difficulty level: Tough Reference: Down to Earth Why the question: A review report by the United Nations anticipated an increase …

Critically comment on the successes and failures of demonetisation on achieving its stated objectives. Was it really a self-inflicted shock?

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 5. Critically comment on the successes and failures of demonetisation on achieving its stated objectives. Was it really a self-inflicted shock? (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu Why the question: The observations on the performance of multilateral institutions …

Discuss the MPLAD scheme for the creation of durable community assets and its features for effective development of each constituency.

Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; 4. Discuss the MPLAD scheme for the creation of durable community assets and its features for effective development of each constituency. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu Why the question: The Union Cabinet …

With the growing urbanisation and the paradigm of smart cities, the National Building Code of India, 2016 needs a revamp to address the issues of fire mishaps in cities. Analyse

Topic: urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 3. With the growing urbanisation and the paradigm of smart cities, the National Building Code of India, 2016 needs a revamp to address the issues of fire mishaps in cities. Analyse (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Live Mint , The Hindu Why the question:   Recent incidents of …

Discuss the non-geographical factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world.

Topic: factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India). 2. Discuss the non-geographical factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: The question is part …

What are the factors that determine the location of Silk industries in India? Briefly explain the changes in the location of these industries from 19th century till the present times.

Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian sub-continent) 1. What are the factors that determine the location of Silk industries in India? Briefly explain the changes in the location of these industries from 19th century till the present times. (250 words). Difficulty level: Easy Why the question: …