MISSION 2017: Timetable for 2017 UPSC Prelims Test Series Program

UPDATE: Please read HERE latest update on Prelims 2017 Test Series NOTE: Payment gateway will be activated later and details will be notified soon. Also DETAILED TIMETABLE will be provided after 7th August You must be aware by now that UPSC is going to conduct 2017 civil services preliminary exam on 18th June 2017. So, …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 08 July 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 08 July  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. PRELIMS REVISION PROGRAM TIMETABLE (CLICK HERE) Prelims Revision Tests General Studies – 1; Topic: Political philosophies like communism, capitalism, socialism etc.- their forms and effect on the society. 1) Do you think too much democracy, …

5) Terrorists involved in recent terrorist attack on a well known Dhaka restaurant were all well educated and rich. Critically examine why poverty is no more the pushing factor for youths to become terrorists.

Topic: Linkages between development and spread of extremism. 5) Terrorists involved in recent terrorist attack on a well known Dhaka restaurant were all well educated and rich. Critically examine why poverty is no more the pushing factor for youths to become terrorists. (200 Words) The Hindu

2) Can a university have a religious character? In your opinion, what should be university’s ideal character? In the light Aligarh Muslim University’s minority status related controversy, critically comment.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education, Human Resources 2) Can a university have a religious character? In your opinion, what should be university’s ideal character? In the light Aligarh Muslim University’s minority status related controversy, critically comment. (200 Words) The Hindu

1) Do you think too much democracy, where people directly get to decide on important policy matters or on matters of national significance, is good for growth and development of a nation? Critically comment.

Topic: Political philosophies like communism, capitalism, socialism etc.- their forms and effect on the society. 1) Do you think too much democracy, where people directly get to decide on important policy matters or on matters of national significance, is good for growth and development of a nation? Critically comment. (200 Words) The Indian Express

Insights into Editorial: Recognizing urban India

Insights into Editorial: Recognizing urban India 07 July 2016 The ministry of urban development recently directed state governments to convert census towns to urban local bodies to allow for planned development and efficient service provision. What are census towns? Census towns are areas that are governed by village panchayats but are recognized by the census …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 07 July 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 07 July  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. PRELIMS REVISION PROGRAM TIMETABLE (CLICK HERE) Prelims Revision Tests General Studies – 1; Topic: Effect of globalization; Poverty and developmental issues 1) There is growing tension between increasing global opportunity and a rise in national inequality. In …

6) Recently, the Madras High Court rejected the demand for banning the book written by Tamil writer Perumal Murugan or prosecuting him. Discuss on what basis the Court pronounced its verdict and implications of this judgement for free speech in the country.

Topic: Strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance 6) Recently, the Madras High Court rejected the demand for banning the book written by Tamil writer Perumal Murugan or prosecuting him. Discuss on what basis the Court pronounced its verdict and implications of this judgement for free speech in the country. (200 Words) The Hindu The …

4) In India, domestic absorption of cereals has grown at a lower rate, leading to an increase in export of cereals. What are the reasons? Examine the changing dietary preferences of consumers vis a vis cereals and pulses and its implications for nutrition in the country.

Topic: Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country 4) In India, domestic absorption of cereals has grown at a lower rate, leading to an increase in export of cereals. What are the reasons? Examine the changing dietary preferences of consumers vis a vis cereals and pulses and its implications for nutrition in the …