NYTimes: Genetically Modified Babies

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GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Polity – Council of Ministers and Parliament Question 1  In principle the Cabinet is the chief governing authority of the country. Comment  (200 words) Question 2 What type of electoral system is adopted in the election of members of the Parliament? Is it truly representing the democratic …

GEOGRAPHY – Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Economic Geography – INDUSTRY Question Assess the scope and development of Pharmaceutical Industry in India. (200 words) Question 2 On the outline map of india mark the location of all of the following. Also write the significance of these locations, whether physical/commercial/economic/ecological/ environmental/cultural in not more than …

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Post- Mauryan Period Question  Brief out the salient features of the religious development in the Post-Maurya period. How was contemporary art influenced by it? (200 words) Next Topic Post- Mauryan Period

PHILOSOPHY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: INDIAN PHILOSOPHY – CHARVAKA  Question  The Charvaka system is not a consistent metaphysic; it is only a crude form of hedonism. Analyse. [UPSC-1992/ 250 words] Next Topic INDIAN PHILOSOPHY – CHARVAKA

POLITICAL SCIENCE – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: PLATO Question  Popper’s critique of Plato is based on the notion that the idea portrayed in the Republic makes him an enemy of the open society. Do you disagree? (200 words) Next Topic PLATO

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Administrative Behaviour – MORALE Question “Non-financial incentives are the psychic rewards or the rewards of enhanced position that can be secured in the work organization”[Dubin]. Elucidate. [200 Words] Next Topic:  Administrative Behaviour – MORALE

SOCIOLOGY– Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Question Elaborate on the social necessity of religion. Discuss the relationship between religion and science. (500 words/ IAS 1999)  

Insights Daily Current Events, February 23, 2014

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) February 23, 2014 By- DEEPA M International- China’s increased defence budget and its implication for India- There is surge increase in china’s defence budget notably when china faces no credible military threats from any quarter. China’s defence budget touched $148 billion in 2014 which is …

MOTIVATION- What Winning Means To Me

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ~Amrita Sabat WHAT WINNING MEANS TO ME Winning is the springboard driving me to greater heights, The only act that keeps me kicking and alive! Winning provides the rich flow of feel-best hormones, Alongwith glowing health, it propels me further towards stardom! When I win, …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 25, February 2014 1. What is the principle behind functioning of a cellphone tower in sending and receiving signals? Is the radiation emitted by such towers harmful to living beings? Examine. (200 Words) The Hindu 2. Examine the contribution of ISRO to the field …