Raju Mishra – Rank-65, CSE-14: How He Overcame His Failure Last Year and Emerged Successful this Year

The Phoenix Shall Rise From The Ashes  Raju Mishra, AIR 65, CSE-2014 It was almost been a year and a half since I took up the broken pieces to begin afresh to follow the dream and passion I had en-kindled and kept ablaze for a long time: IAS. This article as a follow up to …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 07 July 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 07 July 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 07 July  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …

9) Do you think emotional intelligence (EI) is must for public servants, especially politicians? Substantiate and also based on your personal experiences critically comment if public servants in India have adequate levels of EI.

Topic: Emotional Intelligence – concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance.  9) Do you think emotional intelligence (EI) is must for public servants, especially politicians?  Substantiate and also based on your personal experiences critically comment if public servants in India have adequate levels of EI. (200 Words) Reference Reference Reference

7) What do you understand by equity-based crowdfunding? Critically examine the role of internet in crowdfunding and the various challenges it’s posing to regulators in developing countries like India.

Topic: Resource mobilization; Effects of liberalization on the economy 7) What do you understand by equity-based crowdfunding? Critically examine the role of internet in crowdfunding and the various challenges it’s posing to regulators in developing countries like India. (200 Words) The Hindu

6) The BRICS countries are planning to create a currency pool under the Contingent Reserve Arrangement (CRA) and officially launch their New Development Bank (NDB) in the upcoming Ufa summit in Russia. Critically examine the intentions behind such a currency pool and its likely consequences.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests  6) The BRICS countries are planning to create a currency pool under the Contingent Reserve Arrangement (CRA) and officially launch their New Development Bank (NDB) in the upcoming Ufa summit in Russia. Critically examine the intentions behind such a currency pool and its likely consequences. …

5) Critically analyse the way national education policy in India has evolved since independence, its changing objectives and various challenges it is facing since then.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education, Human Resources 5) Critically analyse the way national education policy in India has evolved since independence, its changing objectives and various challenges it is facing since then. (200 Words) The Hindu

4) India is planning to join the Moscow-led Eurasian Economic Union (EEU). Discuss rationale behind creating EEU and how India would be benefited if it is granted its membership.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests  4) India is planning to join the Moscow-led Eurasian Economic Union (EEU). Discuss rationale behind creating EEU and how India would be benefited if it is granted its membership. (200 Words) The Hindu IDSA (Excellent Source)

DAY – 29: Insights Self Study Guide for UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 29: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 06 July 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES Descriptive Questions Compare and contrast the office of the CAG of India with that of UK’s.  (200 Words) The Hindu Laxmikanth, Indian Polity – Chapter 41 Multiple Choice Questions Quiz NOTE: …

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Greek Crisis – The Referendum

Lok Sabha TV Insights:  Greek Crisis – The Referendum Archives 07/06/2015 Greece crisis has reached its boiling point with Greeks decisively rejecting conditions of austerity offered by Troika (EU, EC & IMF) in return for extension of debt repayment timelines. More worrying is the fact that as high as 61% people voted for ‘no’, which …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 06 July 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 06 July 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 06 July  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …