PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 19

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 19 Please consider negative marking and convert your score for 200 marks. It is just to guess your probable cutoff marks. Though not prefect this will help you gauge your progress Share Your Scores in the comment box

Insights into Editorial: What is the lowdown on the Real Estate Regulation Act

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)     Insights into Editorial: What is the lowdown on the Real Estate Regulation Act     Summary: Real estate, widely considered to be a major asset class, has been traditionally plagued with opaque practices, information asymmetry, and a muddled regulatory framework in India. One …

DOWNLOAD: Admit Card – UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Click the below Link to download UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2017 Admit Card CLICK HERE   Wish you all the best!

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 21 & 22 May 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  21 & 22 May  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives Clarification: Q5, 20th May, Quiz (Click HERE): Typo; Answer must be option ‘a’ as is clear from the image provided in the explanation.   …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 May 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   Insights Daily Current Affairs, 22 May 2017   Paper 3 Topic: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.   Mapping the universe with quasar positions   Astronomers have created the first map of …

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 22 May 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   SECURE SYNOPSIS: 22 May 2017 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 22 May 2017

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) [Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 22 May 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues  1) How did …

7) What do you understand by ‘Vasudhaiva kutumbakam’ concept? Discuss its utility in the 21st century.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:   Ethics in international relations 7) What do you understand by ‘Vasudhaiva kutumbakam’ concept? Discuss its utility in the 21st century. (150 Words) Livemint

6) How does pharma industry pollute environment and what are the effects of this pollution? Examine.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Environmental pollution 6) How does pharma industry pollute environment and what are the effects of this pollution? Examine. (200 Words) The Hindu

5) The critical information infrastructure rules framed in 2013 under the Information Technology Act, 2000, identified banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) as one among five critical sectors. Discuss the nature of cyber security threats faced by financial services and infrastructure needed to thwart such attacks.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Cybersecurity 5) The critical information infrastructure rules framed in 2013 under the Information Technology Act, 2000, identified banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) as one among five critical sectors. Discuss the nature of cyber security threats faced by financial services and infrastructure needed to …

4) “Coastal Regulation Zone norms are an example of a top-down, heavy-handed, legislative diktat from Delhi that ignores local dynamics.” Critically comment.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Economic growth and development; Changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth 4) “Coastal Regulation Zone norms are an example of a top-down, heavy-handed, legislative diktat from Delhi that ignores local dynamics.” Critically comment. (200 Words) Livemint

3) Do you welcome the defence ministry’s decision to allow companies outside state control to build fighter jets, submarines and armoured vehicles? Substantiate.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Indigenization of technology and developing new technology. 3) Do you welcome the defence ministry’s decision to allow companies outside state control to build fighter jets, submarines and armoured vehicles? Substantiate. (200 Words) Livemint

2) Write a note on election process that is being conducted in Iran and impact of its outcome on India and other countries.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 2) Write a note on election process that is being conducted in Iran and impact of its outcome on India and other countries. (200 Words) The Hindu

1) How did Europeans imagine India before Vasco da Gama’s arrival and how did this perception change after colonialism? Examine.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues  1) How did Europeans imagine India before Vasco da Gama’s arrival and how did this perception change after colonialism? Examine. (200 Words) The Hindu