Has digital illiteracy, particularly in rural areas, couple with lack of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) accessibility hindered socio-economic development? Examine with justification. UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

Q16. क्या ग्रामीण क्षेत्रों में विशेष रूप से, डिजिटल निरक्षरता ने सूचना एवं संचार प्रौद्योगिकी (आइ०सी०टी०) की अल्प–उपलब्धता के साथ मिलकर सामाजिक–आर्थिक विकास में बाधा उत्पत्र किया है? औचित्य सहित परीक्षण कीजिए।(उत्तर 250 शब्दों में दीजिए) Q16. Has digital illiteracy, particularly in rural areas, couple with lack of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) accessibility hindered socio-economic development? Examine with justification. (Answer in 250 words) 15 Answer: Gandhi…

Continue ReadingHas digital illiteracy, particularly in rural areas, couple with lack of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) accessibility hindered socio-economic development? Examine with justification. UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

“Though women in post-Independent India have excelled in various fields, the social attitude towards women and feminist movement has been patriarchal.” Apart from women education and women empowerment schemes, what interventions can help change this milieu? UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

Q17. “यद्यपि स्वातंत्र्योत्तर भारत में महिलाओं ने विभिन्न क्षेत्रों में उत्कृष्टता हासिल की है, इसके बावजूद महिलाओं और नारीवादी आन्दोलन के प्रति सामाजिक दृष्टिकोण पितृसत्तात्मक रहा है।” महिला शिक्षा और महिला सशक्तीकरण की योजनाओं के अतिरिक्त कौन से हस्तक्षेप इस परिवेश के परिवर्तन में सहायक हो सकते हैं? (उत्तर 250 शब्दों में दीजिए) Q17. “Though women in post-Independent India have excelled in various fields, the social attitude towards women and feminist movement has been patriarchal.” Apart from women education and women empowerment…

Continue Reading“Though women in post-Independent India have excelled in various fields, the social attitude towards women and feminist movement has been patriarchal.” Apart from women education and women empowerment schemes, what interventions can help change this milieu? UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

How have the recommendations of the 14 th Finance Commission of India enabled the States to improve their fiscal position? UPSC 2021, 10 Marks

Q3. भारत के 14 वें वित्त आयोग की संस्तुतियो ने राज्यों को अपनी राजकोषीय स्थिति सुधारने में कैसे सक्षम किया है? (उत्तर 150 शब्दो में दीजिए) Q3. How have the…

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Can Civil Society and Non-Governmental Organizations present an alternative model of public service delivery to benefit the common citizen. Discuss the challenges of this alternative model. UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

Q18. क्या नागरिक समाज और गैरसरकारी संगठन, आम नागरिक को लाभ प्रदान करने के लिए लोक सेवा प्रदायगी का वैकल्पिक प्रतिमान प्रस्तुत कर सकते हैं?  इस वैकल्पिक प्रतिमान की चुनौतियों की विवेचना कीजिए। (उत्तर 250 शब्दों में दीजिए) Q18. Can Civil Society and Non-Governmental Organizations present an alternative model of public service delivery to benefit the common citizen. Discuss the challenges of this alternative model. (Answer in…

Continue ReadingCan Civil Society and Non-Governmental Organizations present an alternative model of public service delivery to benefit the common citizen. Discuss the challenges of this alternative model. UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

Critically examine the aims and objectives of SCO. what importance does it hold for India. UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

Q19. एस०सी॰ओ० के लक्ष्यों और उद्देश्यों का विश्लेषणात्मक परीक्षण कीजिए। भारत के लिए इसका क्या महत्व है? (उत्तर 250 शब्दों में दीजिए) Q19. Critically examine the aims and objectives of SCO. what importance does it hold for India. (Answer in 250 words) 15 Answer: The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) is a…

Continue ReadingCritically examine the aims and objectives of SCO. what importance does it hold for India. UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

The newly tri-nation partnership AUKUS is aimed at countering China’s ambitions in the Indo-Pacific region. Is it going to supersede the existing partnerships in the region? Discuss the strength and impact of AUKUS in the present scenario. Analyze. UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

Q20. भारत–प्रशांत महासागर क्षेत्र में चीन की महत्ताकांक्षाओं का मुकाबला करना नई त्रि–राष्ट्र साझेदारी AUKUS का उद्देश्य है। क्या यह इस क्षेत्र में मौजूदा साझेदारी का स्थान लेने जा रहा है?  वर्तमान परिदृश्य में, AUKUS की शक्ति और प्रभाव की विवेचना कीजिए। (उत्तर 250 शब्दों में दीजिए) Q20. The newly tri-nation partnership AUKUS is aimed at countering China’s ambitions in the Indo-Pacific region. Is it going to supersede the existing partnerships in the region? Discuss…

Continue ReadingThe newly tri-nation partnership AUKUS is aimed at countering China’s ambitions in the Indo-Pacific region. Is it going to supersede the existing partnerships in the region? Discuss the strength and impact of AUKUS in the present scenario. Analyze. UPSC 2021, 15 Marks

Can the vicious cycle of gender inequality, poverty and malnutrition be broken through microfinancing of women SHGs? Explain with examples. UPSC 2021, 10 Marks

Q8. क्या लैंगिक असमानता, गरीबी और कुपोषण के दुश्चक्र को महिलाओं के स्वयं सहायता समूहों को सूक्ष्म वित (माइक्रोफाइनेन्स) प्रदान करके तोड़ा जा सकता है? सोदाहरण स्पष्ट कीजिए। (उत्तर 150…

Continue ReadingCan the vicious cycle of gender inequality, poverty and malnutrition be broken through microfinancing of women SHGs? Explain with examples. UPSC 2021, 10 Marks

“Earn while you learn’ scheme needs to be strengthened to make vocational education and skill training meaningful.” Comment. UPSC 2021, 10 Marks

Q7. 'व्यावसायिक शिक्षा और कौशल प्रशिक्षण को सार्थक बनाने के लिए 'सीखते हुए कमाना (अर्न व्हाइल यू लर्न)' की योजना को सशक्त करने की आवश्यकता है।" टिप्पणी कीजिए। (उत्तर 150…

Continue Reading“Earn while you learn’ scheme needs to be strengthened to make vocational education and skill training meaningful.” Comment. UPSC 2021, 10 Marks

“Besides being a moral imperative of Welfare State, primary health structure is a necessary pre-condition for sustainable development.” Analyze. UPSC 2021, 10 Marks

Q6. "एक कल्याणकारी राज्य की नैतिक अनिवार्यता के अलावा, प्राथमिक स्वास्थ्य संरचना धारणीय विकास की एक आवश्यक पूर्व शर्त है।" विश्लेषण कीजिए। (उत्तर 150 शब्दों में दीजिए) Q6. “Besides being…

Continue Reading“Besides being a moral imperative of Welfare State, primary health structure is a necessary pre-condition for sustainable development.” Analyze. UPSC 2021, 10 Marks