Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events and General Studies

ARCHIVES 24 May 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 words 1. Discuss how budgeting take place in India every year. Compare this with the Budget process of the United States Government. The Hindu 2. Examine the role played by the radio during freedom struggle. The Hindu 3. Critically discuss the major threats to …

UPDATE: No Change in UPSC Civil Services Exam Pattern and Syllabi

UPSC has posted a Press Note clarifying that there won’t be any changes in exam pattern or syllabi. Notification for 2014 exam will be out next Saturday (31 May 2014) There will be a group of miscreants who in the name of accessibility to ‘insider information’ keep spreading rumours just to disturb serious aspirants. This …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events and General Studies

ARCHIVES 23 May 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 words 1. In the light of recent controversy involving Credit Suisse Group and US regulators, examine the nature of Swiss banking system. How can India benefit from the positive outcome of the mentioned controversy? Comment. Business Standard 2. Examine the problems being faced …

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Development Dynamics –  Women and development : The self-help group movement. Question “Self-Help Gropus(SHGs) enables women to realize their full potential in some spheres of life.” “SHGs are providing avenues of political mobilization.” Examine the implication these two statements and assess the potential of SHgs for development.[300 Words] Next Topic Development Dynamics –  Women and development : …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events and General Studies

ARCHIVES 21 May 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. What are the criticisms against the first-past-the-post system of elections in India? Do you think India should adopt proportional representation system? Explain why. Business Standard 2. Critically examine how capitalism in last three decades has affected economic inequality around the world. Business …

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Industrial Revolution Question To what extent were the advances in scientific knowledge in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries a product of the needs of a changing society? (200 words) Next Topic  WORLD HISTORY – Industrial Revolution  

GEOGRAPHY – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic:  PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY – Physical Setting Question Give a brief account of the second-order regions of India`s Peninsular Plateau.(200 words) Next Topic PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY – Physical Setting

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Development Dynamics –  Women and development : The self-help group movement. Question Given the importance of issue of sex equality in development do you think the self help group movement adequately addresses absence of women in the former mainstream development agenda? [CSM 2012/250 Words] Next Topic Development Dynamics –  Women and development : The self-help group movement.