Insights Mock Prelims Test – 6 UPDATE

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Note: It is a paid test series. Please don’t mail us asking why you haven’t received tests unless you have made payment. If interested, pay here. For reviews, click here. Mock Test number – 6 Would be conducted on 27th February. Books To be Covered: 1) …

Insights Daily Current Events, February 12, 2014

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) February 12, 2014 By Deepa.M National- Interim Rail Budget- Independent Rail Tariff Authority is being set up to rationalize fares and a proposal to expand dynamic pricing of tickets in line with the airline industry. The launch of 17 new premium trains, 39 express trains, …

Insights Daily Current Events, February 13, 2014

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) February 13, 2014 By- DEEPA M National- Biotechnology industrial park It is a special form of industrial park that specialized in biotechnology Biotech Park and Incubation Centers have been established at Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh and Shapoorji Pallonji Biotech Park, Genome Valley in Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh). The other projects …

SOCIOLOGY– Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Question 1  Bring out the role of Culture in the development  of  human  personality. (200 words) Question 2 Sociologists would not have objected to proselytization but for its harmful effects on Indian culture’. Discuss critically. (200 words)

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY – Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) 1.  “The role of Women Scientists and Teachers in ‘promotion and application’ of Science and Technology has multifarious effects in dealing with societal evil and making the society a gender neutral”. Substantiate. (200 Words) Source: Open ended 2. “Al l innovations should have universal implications …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) AIR News Analysis http://newsonair.nic.in/writereaddata/broadcast/Daily-Spotlight-Bulletins-17581.mp3 AIR Current Affairs http://newsonair.nic.in/writereaddata/broadcast/Weekly-Current%20Affairs-Bulletins-17582.mp3 ARCHIVES 15, February 2014 1. What measures does government take to tame high inflation? Explain why maintaining optimum inflation rate is very important for the economy. (200 Words) The Hindu 2. “There are no costs involved in …

ECONOMICS – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic : Indian Economy post-liberalisation: Intellectual property rights Question Write a short note on problems involved in the implementation of Intellectual Property Act in India. (200 words) Next Topic: Decentralized planning: 73rd and 74th Constitutional amendments

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Mauryan Empire Question  Examine the importance of Asoka’s Rock Edit XIII for determining the extent of the Maurya Empire. Did Asoka’s policies and reforms contribute to the fall of the empire? (200 words) Next Topic: Mauryan Empire

PHILOSOPHY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Crime and Punishment Question  Does corruption have not only a moral dimension but also an economic dimension? (200 words/UPSC 2013) Next Topic: Crime and Punishment  

GEOGRAPHY – Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: CULTURAL SETTING Question  Enumerate the basic indicators of development and explain their application in identification of spatial diversity in the development in India. (200 words) Next Topic Map pointing ( Related to Mountains, rivers, National parks etc.)  

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Multiple thinkers & latest trends of UPSC Question  “The design of the physical structure, the anatomy of the organization came first, and was indeed the principal consideration.” “An organization is a system of interrelated social behaviors of participants” Analyse these statements and evaluate the contributions …

POLITICAL SCIENCE – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Question 1  Distinguish between Berlin’s notion of negative and positive liberty.  (200 words) Question 2 What are new social movements? Explain how they are different from other social movements. (200 words)