Insights On India Mock Test – 2 Update and Discussion Page(Tomorrow’s Test)

(This is a Paid test series. If interested, enroll here. You will get all the tests)   As updated earlier, Second Mock Test would be sent to you via email around 5 pm tomorrow (Saturday, 18th January). Last time we had carefully sent everyone but some people could not locate them in their email inbox. …

Insights Daily Current Events, January 17, 2014

ARCHIVES January 17, 2014 NATIONAL & SOCIAL ISSUES National Urban Livelihoods Mission (NULM) (will be rolled out across the country in the coming months.) The NULM is actually an improved version of the earlier poverty alleviation programme for the urban poor titled Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana (SJSRY) which was found to be wanting for …

MOTIVATION – How To Secure?

                                  Rishave Verma                       Shift your sail with the wind.                                                                         (Italian Proverb) Jungle lore tells that monkeys learned how to evade capture by making use of ease rather than force. Hunters would put some nuts in a glass jar with a rim smaller than its base. A monkey of inferior intelligence would reach into the jar and …

ECONOMICS – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

1. State the two fundamental theorems of Welfare Economics and comment on their contemporary relevance. (200 words) 2.         a) What is Moral Hazard? Discuss with an example. (150 words)              b) Explain ‘Free- rider’ problem. Suggest possible solutions. (150 words)

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1  “The equity and legitimacy aspects are as important, or perhaps more important, than good management.” Comment. (200 words)   Question 2  Do you think good governance is a throwback to the classical theory of ‘one best way of governance’? How is it, if any, different from neo-wilsonism? (200 words) Tomorrow’s Topics Good Governance: concept …

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

1. “The continuity of the Indus Civilization into later ages was not confined to the religious and spiritual fields alone.” Analyze the statement. (200 words) 2. Discuss salient features of the Indus Valley Civilization. Mention important places from where relics of civilization have been recovered so far. Examine causes of its decline.  (200 words) 3. Analyze …