Monthly Archive: July 2013

Insights Daily Answer Writing Challenge – Day 11

QUESTIONS ASKED – DAY-11 (30/07/2013) 1) What is malnutrition and undernourishment? Why is India according to some reports, in spite of surplus food grain production, home to a large number of stunted, wasted and underweight children in the world?  Explain. (300 Words) 2)“In the post-independence India, the myth of Balkanization was belied by the peaceful reorganization of India into various linguistic...

Speaking Volumes: The intellectual poverty line

Intellectual Poverty Line – good take on India’s lack of interest in creating cultural capital in its cities. Our cities neither feed the people living below the ‘poverty line’ nor the ones hungry for intellectual space. Indian cities have become dens for all types of garbage – hypocrisy, corruption, philistinism and politicians.

Insights Daily Answer Writing Challenge – Day 10

QUESTIONS ASKED – DAY-10 (29/07/2013) 1) In the light of WGEEP report and HLWG report on Western Ghats, discuss the major recommendations and their implications – if implemented – on the stakeholders of the region. 2)“In the Indian context, sustainable development and urbanization are antithetical to each other”. Comment. RESPONSES: cppcontrol July 29, 2013 at 12:40 pm   3 Votes In...