Daily Archive: May 7, 2016

Test – 20: Mains Self Study – 2016 (Mission – 2016)

Test – 20: Mains Self Study – 2016 (Mission – 2016) Archives TIMETABLE 07 May 2015 Following is the syllabus for Mains Self Study Test – 20 ( May 6th)   1) Challenge and Strategy – Rajiv Sikri : Chapters 1,2,3,4, and 5 2) BIPAN CHANDRA – Struggle for India’s Independence – Chapters 30, 34, 35, 36, 37 3) . PLASSEY to...

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 107

 Insights Current Affairs Quiz (2016)  – 107 07 May 2016 Archives The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2016. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you...

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 198:

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 198 07 May 2016 Archives Today’s Topic “Subsidies and freebies promised during elections are not necessarily bad” The Hindu NOTE: Unlike past we will not be giving you topic in question format. We observed that it turned out to be another Q & A session. We will just mention the topic and you may start discussing...

Insights Daily Current Events, 07 May 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 07 May 2016 Paper 2 Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Overseas investors continue to shun oil palm industry A recently released report has indicated that the government’s decision to allow 100% foreign direct investment (FDI) in oil palm plantations in November last...

MOTIVATION: The Winners and the Learners

The Winners and the Learners Raju Mishra, IAS (CSE-2014) A dear friend of mine from college and I always had the discussion as to what determines success ! Is it all hard work? a specific methodology of working a time bound achievement of small targets? What is it? We finally concluded that success determines success! Meaning you could have done...