Topic: Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs 3) Looking at recent controversies regarding the functioning and funding of NGOs in India, do you think internet and communication tools can reform them in this regard? Critically examine. (200 Words) Livemint
Topic: Population and associated issues 2) Critically analyse the highlights of findings of the recent U.N.’s World Population Projections report and its implications for India and the world. (200 Words) The Hindu
Topic:History of the world will include events from world wars etc 1) Critically examine the factors that forced US to drop atomic bomb on Japanese cities during the Second World War. Also examine the consequences of the bombing. (200 Words) Livemint
Insights The Hindu News Analysis: 01 August 2015 Archives Insights Daily Current Events Please provide feedback on this video in the comment box. Your feedback helps us a lot. Thank you.
Insights The Hindu News Analysis: 31 July 2015 Archives Insights Daily Current Events Please provide feedback on this video in the comment box. Your feedback helps us a lot. Thank you.
Insights Weekly Essay Challenge – Week 30 Archives 01 August 2015 Write an essay on the following topic in not more than 1000-1200 words: “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln
Insights Daily Current Events, 01 August 2015 Archives No special category status, Centre tells AP In a major blow to Andhra Pradesh, Union minister of state for planning, Rao Inderjit Singh recently announced that special category status would not be granted to any new state in the country in the present circumstances. The Union Government …
[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: August 01 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 01 August 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 …
Topic: Challenges of corruption. 5) Analyse the interrelationship between poverty and corruption. (200 Words) Livemint
Topic: Role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges 4) It is argued that the social media is increasing becoming anti-social. Critically comment if it is true and examine what threats does social media pose that are anti-social. (200 Words) EPW
Topic: Security challenges and their management in border areas 3) Critically analyse the security threats that India faces in its Western border outside Jammu and Kashmir region. (200 Words) The Hindu
Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 2) What do you understand by the Doha Development Agenda (DDA) under WTO negotiations? Critically examine why DDA has been given importance by WTO and its members, also how its outcomes would affect India’s interests. (200 Words) EPW
Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) 1) Steady groundwater depletion has become one of the grave problems in India. What solutions are urgently required to halt this depletion? Discuss. (200 Words) The Hindu
Insights The Hindu News Analysis: 30 July 2015 Archives Insights Daily Current Events Please provide feedback on this video in the comment box. Your feedback helps us a lot. Thank you.
Lok Sabha TV Insights: Terror – An End in Sight? Archives 08/01/2015 Recent terror attack in Punjab has added a new dimension to Pakistan sponsored terrorism. Earlier attacks were limited to state of Jammu and Kashmir or they were orchestrated in high profile urban centers like Delhi, Pune, Bangalore or Mumbai. These types of target …