What does this quotation mean to you in the present context? “Small acts when multiplied by millions of people can transform the world.”

Topic: GS 4: Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service, integrity, impartiality and non-partisanship, objectivity, dedication to public service, empathy, tolerance, and compassion towards the weaker sections. 7. What does this quotation mean to you in the present context? “Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world.” (10M) Structure of the …

“Leadership is not about executive position or title. It is about connection and influence. At its highest, leadership is all about adding value to the world and blessing lives through the work you do.” Discuss the statement using suitable examples.

Topic : Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers, and administrators 6. “Leadership is not about executive position or title. It is about connection and influence. At its highest, leadership is all about adding value to the world and blessing lives through the work you do.” Discuss the statement …

“Investment in infrastructure is essential for more rapid and inclusive economic growth. “Discuss in the light of India’s experience.

Topic: Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways, etc. 5. “Investment in infrastructure is essential for more rapid and inclusive economic growth. “Discuss in the light of India’s experience. (Answer in 250 words) Reference:  Indian Express Why the question: The question was asked in this year’s UPSC GS3 a week back. Key Demand of the question: Discuss the …

Analyse the scope and potential of India-Japan ties and how the friendship between the two-nation can help achieve global peace and prosperity.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. 4. Analyse the scope and potential of India-Japan ties and how the friendship between the two-nation can help achieve global peace and prosperity. (250 words) Reference:  Indian Express Why the question: The article analyses the scope and potential of India-Japan ties in the …

Why was the anti-defection framework included in Indian Constitution? Critically analyze if the ‘Anti-Defection law’ has brought in a new epoch in the political life of the country.

Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures—Structure, Functioning, Conduct of Business, Powers & Privileges and Issues Arising out of these. 3. Why was the anti-defection framework included in Indian Constitution? Critically analyze if the ‘Anti-Defection law’ has brought in a new epoch in the political life of the country. (250 Words) Difficulty Level: Moderate Reference: Polity by …

Can the Members of the Parliament discharge their functions entrusted upon them, without the Parliamentary privileges? Comment.

Topic: Parliament and State Legislatures—Structure, Functioning, Conduct of Business, Powers & Privileges and Issues Arising out of these. 2. Can the Members of the Parliament discharge their functions entrusted upon them, without the Parliamentary privileges? Comment. (150 Words) Difficulty Level: Easy Reference: Polity by M. Laxmikanth Why the question: The question is part of the …

Explain the different aspects of India’s classical dance system with special emphasis on Kathak?

Topic  Indian Art and culture 1. Explain the different aspects of India’s classical dance system with special emphasis on Kathak? (250 words) Difficulty Level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu Key demand of the question The question expects us to highlight the various facets of classical dance in India especially with respect to Kathak (Pt. Birju Maharaj …

Insights into Editorial: Just what the doctor ordered for the livestock farmer

Introduction: The twentieth livestock census indicated that India today has a livestock population of approximately 537 million of this, 95.8% is concentrated in rural areas. Given the fact that most of the country’s livestock is in rural and remote areas, access to veterinary services is a major challenge. Livestock farmers are often compelled to travel …