HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Question 1. Give an account of the Geography of the Vedic texts and describe the social life during the Vedic times.   Question 2. Discuss the political pattern and the major religious ideas and rituals of the Vedic age.   Tomorrow’s Topics  Aryans and vedic …

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Question 1 Do you think Scientific management offers any solution to the issues in public administration of a developing country like India? Elaborate. Question 2 The Scientific management is blamed to create a monopoly of knowledge and de-personalization of work. What issues arise due to …

ECONOMICS – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Question 1. Satisfying the conditions of Pareto- optimality is necessary but not sufficient for maximising social welfare. Comment. (200 words) Question 2. “Supply creates its own demand”. Compare and contrast the traditional versus the modern interpretation of the statement. (200 words)

Insights Daily Current Events, January 21, 2014

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES January 21, 2014 INTERNATIONAL India- Japan Relationship Civilian nuclear cooperation agreement between India and Japan and controversial issues India plans to build about 20 nuclear power plants to increase the share of nuclear power in supply from the current 4% to 25% by 2050. …

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Question 1  “Participation in authentic discourse requires ‘warrants for discourse’.” In the light of above statement explain the broader democratic consequences of a pro-active citizenry? (200 Words) Question 2  “We don’t need more government; we need better government.” Comment. (200 Words) Tomorrow’s Topics 2. Administrative …

MOTIVATION: Heaven and Hell

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)                                 Rishave Verma                   Heaven is the decision I must make.                                                                         (A Course in Miracles) A Samurai warrior came to a Zen master and commanded him, “Teach me about heaven and hell”. The master looked at the warrior and laughed ridiculing him, “Why would you think I …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) (As our volunteers are not sending any compiled answers anymore, we are reverting to grand old scheme i.e we will just post questions.) ARCHIVES 21, January 2014 1. Write a note on the need for APMC reforms. (200 Words) The Indian Express 2. “The current …