Insights Daily Current Events, February 23, 2014

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 2nd to US and outstripping combine defence budget of Germany, …

POLITICAL SCIENCE – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: PLATO Question Most Plato interpreters through the ages have been seduced by his greatness.They have taken his political philosophy as a benign idyll, without taking into account its dangerous tendencies toward totalitarian ideology. Comment. (200 words) Next Topic: PLATO    

GEOGRAPHY – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Economic Geography – INDUSTRY Question 1 Discuss the problems in realization of benefits of globalization and liberalization in industrial sector of 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 40 words. 1. Burhi …

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ENVIRONMENT, BIODIVERSITY

Question 1  “The climatic conditions of West and India are hugely different that rejects India’s crave for western environment -friendly measures”. In the light of this, comment on the authenticity of the statement providing solution for Indian problem.  (200 words) Source:  http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/environment/developmental-issues/Huge-differences-in-environmental-problems-of-India-west/articleshow/30230653.cms Question 2 “The environmental issues in India have become more serious every day with growing …

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Administrative Behaviour – Communication Question What is knowledge management in an organization. How is communication crucial for proper knowledge management in an organization? (200 words) Next Topic:  Administrative Behaviour – Communication

GEOGRAPHY – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Economic Geography – INDUSTRY Question 1 Explain the role of multinationals in globalization of industries 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 40 words 1. Banas 2. Nakki lake 3. …

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ENVIRONMENT, BIODIVERSITY

Question 1  “The economies that fail to implement comprehensive national broadband strategies risk losing ground in global competitiveness and may fall behind in the delivery of societal benefits from ICTs”. In the light of the statement trace the efforts of Indian government in bridging the ‘Digital Divide’. (200 words) Source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/digital-divide-widens-even-as-costs-drop-globally/article3988613.ece http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/reducing-digital-divide-vital-manmohan/article5538125.ece http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-kerala/eliteracy-will-reduce-digital-divide-pm/article5540324.ece http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/digital-divide-still-wide-in-developing-world-study/article4612266.ece http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-andhrapradesh/towards-bridging-the-digital-divide/article2980659.ece …