Daily Archive: June 24, 2017

ESSAY STRATEGY: Manuj Jindal. Rank 53, Essay Score – 158, CSE-2016

  A story of improving the score from a paltry 90 to a game changing 158! ESSAY STRATEGY Manuj Jindal Rank 53, CSE – 2016   Hello everyone! My name is Manuj Jindal and I have secured AIR 53 in CSE 2016. The Achilles’ heel in my success to CSE 2015 was the essay component. Despite having been writing for...

Insights into Editorial: Should elections be state-funded?

  Insights into Editorial: Should elections be state-funded?     Summary: State funding of elections is that apparition that cannot fructify but refuses to fade away. Indian political parties, unlike western democracies, are not mere platforms to put some people into elective public office but are like standing armies that need continuous nourishment. They provide a calling card to millions...

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 24 June 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  24 June  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz 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 2017. It...

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 June 2017

  Insights Daily Current Affairs, 24 June 2017   Paper 1 Topic: Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   City Liveability Index   The Ministry of Urban Development has launched the ‘City Liveability Index’ for measuring the quality of life in 116 major cities including smart...

TOPPER’S STRATEGY: Prabhat Ranjan Pathak, Rank 137, First Attempt

  TOPPER’S STRATEGY Prabhat Ranjan Pathak Rank 137, CSE 2016   Hello friends, I am Prabhat Rajan Pathak (AIR 137, 1st attempt). It’s always a pleasure to get results on expected line on which you have worked. The kind of efforts I was putting in, it wasn’t difficult to predict the marks which I was going to get to qualify...