General Studies-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 50

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 01 November 2014 1) Critically  comment on the cause and consequences of Bhopal Gas tragedy of 1984. (200 Words) Reference-1 Reference-2 2) “In USA, there have been many comparisons between 2012’s growing drought and the 1930’s Dust Bowl.” Examine. (200 Words) Reference Reference-2

India’s World – India-Nepal Historic Power Deal

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Summary: India and Nepal have finally signed a Power Trading Agreement. This historic development will allow electricity producers, buyers and traders of the two countries to buy and sell electricity through a connected grid. The Power Trading Agreement will allow Nepal to import as …

INSIGHTS CURRENT EVENTS: 01 November 2014

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) 2nd Meeting of SAARC Education Ministers Held The 2nd Meeting of SAARC Ministers of Education/Higher Education was held at New Delhi recently. The Union HRD Minister of India was unanimously elected to the Chair. Education Ministers and officials of eight South Asian countries have resolved …

Motivation: Sardar Vallabhai Patel – inspiration

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Hi guys :). It was an amazing launch yesterday “Run for Unity” – a beautiful theme and who better than the architect of Modern India?! As a mode of inspiration, thought I would share a few inspiring quotes about the man of the hour – …

[UPSC Mains-2014] Insights Secure Questions on Current Events, 01 November 2014

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 01 November 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words: 1) Critically examine the sources of black money and the reasons for its growth in India. Business Standard The Hindu 2) Compare and contrast the person Jawaharlal Nehru was before and after independence. …