Daily Archive: October 26, 2013

Insights Secure – 2014: Questions On Current Events

DOWNLOAD PDF ARCHIVES Questions From The Hindu 26/10/2013 1. Explain the importance of gender equality in politics. (150 Words) Link 2. How many power grids are there in India? Sometimes they fail. What causes their failure? (200 Words) Link Reference 3. “13th Amendment is like a vessel with a hole and seems good for nothing,”  Comment. (150 Words) Link 4....

Insights Daily Current Events, October 26, 2013

ARCHIVES October 26, 2013 NATIONAL EC regulates poll advertisements, campaign on Net, social media Political parties and candidates will now have to account for the money spent on the use of social media for the poll campaigns. The Election Commission has issued a series of instructions to political parties and candidates on utilising the Internet and social media websites for...

Why The Future Doesn’t Need Us – Bill Joy

  Our most powerful 21st-century technologies – robotics, genetic engineering, and nanotech – are threatening to make humans an endangered species. By Bill Joy From the moment I became involved in the creation of new technologies, their ethical dimensions have concerned me, but it was only in the autumn of 1998 that I became anxiously aware of how great are...

History – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 7

QUESTIONS: 26/10/2013 “The Charter Act of 1833 rung down the curtain on the Company’s trade and introduced a new form of government in India.” Substantiate. (200 Words) “The Vernacular press in nineteenth century India served not just as newspapers, but more importantly as views-papers.” Comment. (200 Words) “Whoever say Industrial Revolution, says cotton.” Comment. (200 Words) ARCHIVES  

Geography – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 7

QUESTIONS:26/10/2013 (Paper-I) Write a short note on the relevance of Distance Decay principle in India cities. (150 Words) “Though 70% of Indian population is rural, urban planning is crucial for the development of India.” Discuss (300 Words) Write a note on the effect of above normal Monsoon rainfall in the Eastern Himalayan Agro Climatic region. (150 Words) Quantitative revolution and...