Insights into Editorial: A concerted effort in re-imagining museums

  Context: On the occasion of International Museum Day on May 18, the Ministry of Culture has made admissions to all museums under its ambit free of cost for a week. This not only makes our art and culture accessible to all, but also provides us an opportunity to propagate our civilizational heritage.   International …

[MISSION 2022] Insights SECURE 2022 : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 20 May 2022

  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 4.0 to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic: Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. 1. Green Revolution was hugely …

Rakesh is a responsible district level officer, who enjoys the trust of his higher officials. Knowing his honesty, the government entrusted him with the responsibility of identifying the beneficiaries under a health care scheme meant for senior citizens.

Topic: Case Study. 7.  Rakesh is a responsible district level officer, who enjoys the trust of his higher officials. Knowing his honesty, the government entrusted him with the responsibility of identifying the beneficiaries under a health care scheme meant for senior citizens. The criteria to be a beneficiary are the following: (a) 60 years of age …

5G will do much more than to significantly improve the network connection. It provides new opportunities, enabling us to deliver ground-breaking solutions that reach across society.  Discuss.

Topic: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, Nano-technology, biotechnology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. 6. 5G will do much more than to significantly improve the network connection. It provides new opportunities, enabling us to deliver ground-breaking solutions that reach across society.  Discuss. (250 words) Difficulty level: Easy Reference: The Hindu …

Biosphere reserves promote solutions reconciling the conservation of biodiversity with its sustainable use. They are learning areas for sustainable development under diverse ecological, social and economic contexts. Discuss.

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 5. Biosphere reserves promote solutions reconciling the conservation of biodiversity with its sustainable use. They are learning areas for sustainable development under diverse ecological, social and economic contexts. Discuss. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu Why the question: According to the Global Assessment Report …

Adopting biofuels as an alternative source of energy can significantly improve farmers’ income, generate employment opportunities and reduce imports. Examine the role of National Biofuel Policy in promoting biofuels in the nation.

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 4. Adopting biofuels as an alternative source of energy can significantly improve farmers’ income, generate employment opportunities and reduce imports. Examine the role of National Biofuel Policy in promoting biofuels in the nation. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate. Reference: Indian …

Trace the origins of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and evaluate its relevance in the present-day geopolitics.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. 3. Trace the origins of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and evaluate its relevance in the present-day geopolitics. (250 words) Difficulty level: Tough Reference: The Hindu Why the question: After decades of political neutrality, Nordic countries Finland and Sweden have applied …

Unresolved issues, unstable economic relations and varying domestic politics are affecting the relationships of various south Asian countries with India. Analyse. What steps are needed so that there can be a collective response to these challenges?

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 2. Unresolved issues, unstable economic relations and varying domestic politics are affecting the relationships of various south Asian countries with India. Analyse. What steps are needed so that there can be a collective response to these challenges? (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu Why the question: After …

Green Revolution was hugely successful in terms of improving agricultural productivity but its broader impact at social and environmental was limited. Elaborate.

Topic: Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. 1. Green Revolution was hugely successful in terms of improving agricultural productivity but its broader impact at social and environmental was limited. Elaborate.  (250 words) Difficulty level: Easy Reference: Chapter – 33 – India Since Independence by Bipan Chandra Why the question: Why the question: The question …