Daily Archive: October 30, 2013

Book Review – Pathfinder – A Blueprint For UPSC Civil Services Main Exam

List of Reference Books For Prelims and Mains   Ever since UPSC announced new pattern and syllabus for civil services Main examination, there has been a deluge of books in the market on the subject. Instead of making lives of aspirants easier, they have only made life tougher for clueless aspirants. Fortunately, Pathfinder, a small 197 pages book authored and...

Insights Daily Current Events, October 30, 2013

ARCHIVES NATIONAL JPC report on 2G submitted to Speaker The report of the 30-member Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on “allocation and pricing of telecom licences and 2G Spectrum during 1998-2009” was presented to Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar and has also been made available to the public in the Lok Sabha website www.loksabha.nic.in According to the report, Prime Minister Manmohan...

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES DOWNLOAD PDF Questions From The Hindu, 30/10/2013 1. Discuss the role of RBI in the management of Indian foreign exchange market. (150 Words) Link Reference 2. Do you think waiving of loans of farmers helps them and the economy in the long term? Comment. (200 Words) Link Reference 3. How many Ramsar sites are there in India? What are...

Geography – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 9

QUESTIONS:30/10/2013 (Paper-I and II)   Identify the spatial pattern of fertilizer consumption in India. Also examine the rationale behind balanced fertilizer use in India.  (300 words)  Analyse the food security concerns of world in reference to changing demand. (300 words)  “Andaman and Nicobar Islands are potential site for multiple hazards”, Discuss. (300 Words)  Bring out the potential impacts, vulnerability and...

Management – Daily Answer Writing Challenge – Day 5

QUESTIONS:30/10/2013 (Topics: Organizational  Behavior, HRM)  Do you think that empowerment is the key to successful total quality organization. Justify using suitable examples. (300 Words)  Describe the role played by theory of personality in understanding employee behaviour. (200 Words)  ARCHIVES Note: There would not be any ‘sources’ provided as per the new guidelines to come up with original and diverse pool...