“Unity, not uniformity, must be our aim. We attain unity only through variety. Differences must be integrated, not annihilated, not absorbed”- Mary Parker Follett

7. “Unity, not uniformity, must be our aim. We attain unity only through variety. Differences must be integrated, not annihilated, not absorbed”- Mary Parker Follett (10M) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude by Lexicon Publications. Why the question: A rising tendency to create homogenization of culture in recent times. Key Demand of the …

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new”- Socrates. (10M)

Syllabus: Quote-based questions. 6. What do the following quotations mean to you in the present context? “The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new”- Socrates. (10M) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude by Lexicon Publications. Why the question: There has …

What is the main purpose of the Environment Protection Act 1986? Will the recent proposal to ‘decriminalize’ its provision dilute its effectiveness? Critically analyse

Topic: Environment Conservation 5. What is the main purpose of the Environment Protection Act 1986? Will the recent proposal to ‘decriminalize’ its provision dilute its effectiveness? Critically analyse (10M) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu Why the question: The Environment Ministry proposes to soften the provisions of the Environment Protection Act (EPA) by replacing a clause …

India has made substantial progress in tackling Tuberculosis however, some concerns remain. Identify these concerns and suggest measures to overcome them.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, and Human Resources. 4. India has made substantial progress in tackling Tuberculosis however, some concerns remain. Identify these concerns and suggest measures to overcome them. 10M Difficulty Level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu Why this question India has the highest burden of …

Floods are known to cause devastation but they also play a key role in the making of the floodplain ecosystem. Elucidate. Also, explain what adaptation measure would you suggest for building resilience against recurring floods.

Topic: changes in critical geographical features (including water bodies and polar ice caps) and, in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. 3. Floods are known to cause devastation but they also play a key role in the making of the floodplain ecosystem. Elucidate. Also, explain what adaptation measure would you suggest for …

Discuss the nature of the moderate phase of the Indian National Congress. Do you think their great faith in the British sense of justice and fair play was their major drawback?

2. Discuss the nature of the moderate phase of the Indian National Congress. Do you think their great faith in the British sense of justice and fair play was their major drawback? (250 words) Difficulty Level: Moderate  Reference: A Brief History of Modern India by Spectrum Publishers.  Why the question: The question is part of …

The rise of Indian Nationalism was a reaction against the discriminatory and devious policies and nature of the British rule. Critically Analyze.

Topic:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues; 1. The rise of Indian Nationalism was a reaction against the discriminatory and devious policies and nature of the British rule. Critically Analyze. (250 words) Difficulty Level: Moderate Reference: A Brief History of Modern India by Spectrum …

Sociology Analytica Day 20 (July 6th) : Indian society is still in a state of transition. Using the concept of Pattern variables, account for the contradictions present in Indian society today.

Sociology Analytica Day 20 (July 6th)   Today’s Question : How according to Merton, are deviant subculture generated? 20 marks   Comment below with your answers. Participate & practice in order to progress. Discussion Video will be posted by 6pm Join our Official Telegram Channel HERE Subscribe to our YouTube Channel HERE Follow our Twitter Account HERE Follow our …

[Prelims] BE INDOMITABLE & CONQUER PRELIMS 2023 with Vinay Sir @ Delhi centre- OPEN FOR ALL

    Hello Dear Student! It has been a few days since the UPSC CSE/IFoS Prelims Results were declared. While some of you’ll are busy preparing for Mains, lakhs of you’ll may be disheartened by the results & may be struggling to find the right strategy to start over for the next attempt. Team InsightsIAS …