Daily Archive: October 12, 2013

Insights Daily Current Events Day-2 (October 12, 2013)

DOWNLOAD PDF NATIONAL Group of Ministers (GoM) on Telangana issue The Group of Ministers (GoM), presided over by the Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde was setup to “discuss the approach and methodology” to be adopted for the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and creation of Telangana. The GoM would take the opinion of stakeholders on all important subjects while formulating its recommendations...

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events Day-12

Questions From The Hindu – 12/10/2013 Front Page 1. What are the different scales of Tropical cyclones and on what basis are they categorized into different scales? Give examples of recent cyclones originating in Bay of Bengal and their scales. (150 Words) Link Link – Reference 2. Explain the role played by OPCW in defusing the Syria crisis. (150 Words) Link Link –...

Ethics Case Study – 16: Emotional Intelligence

Ethics Case Study – 16: Emotional Intelligence Jyothi, a young IAS officer, was transferred to a Zilla Panchayat as its new Chief Executive Officer. It was a punishment transfer, thanks to her impeccable personal and professional integrity, and short temper. Soon after her posting, a monthly review meeting was called by the ZP President. He was an influential political figure...

Insights Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 77

QUESTIONS- DAY-77 (Topics: India and its neighborhood relations; Issues relating to Development) “India’s foreign policy interactions with Israel are marked by a political discreetness which is in contrast to its prominent political engagement with the Palestinians and countries of the Arab world.” Critically analyze (250 Words) Discuss economic backwardness as major as a major challenge of Indian democracy. Can democracy and...