[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure-2014: Questions on Current Events, June 30, 2014

ARCHIVES June 28, 2014 June 29, 2014 30 June 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 words 1.Critically compare and contrast India’s economic relationship between China and Japan. Business Standard 2.Examine from what sources and how the government can to mobilize resources to fund its programs and to run the country in times of drought seasons …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events, June 27, 2014

ALL ARCHIVES 25 June 2014 26 June 2014 27 June 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1.In the Indian context, what do you understand by Shadow Banking? Is it regulated by RBI? If not, examine why they are not regulated and why  they need to be regulated. Business Standard 2.Examine how the …

[UPSC PRELIMS-2014] Insights Secure Prelims 2014 – Questions On Current Events, June 24, 2014

Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 5 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 Information Welcome to Insights Secure Prelims – 2014 initiative. The following questions are based on current events that appear in PIB (Public Information Bureau) and from some important newspapers. To view Solutions, follow these instructions: Click on – ‘Start Quiz’ …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure-2014: Questions on Current Events, June 25

ARCHIVES 25 June 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1.Critically comment on steps taken by the government to address problems of the sugar industry. Do you think these reforms are structural and systemic? Examine. Business Standard 2.Critically examine the causes of vegflation in India. Also examine what steps should government take to …

[UPSC Prelims-2014] Insights Secure Prelims-2014: Questions on Current Events, June 21, 2014

Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 5 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 Information Welcome to Insights Secure Prelims – 2014 initiative. The following questions are based on current events that appear in PIB (Public Information Bureau) and from some important newspapers. To view Solutions, follow these instructions: Click on – ‘Start Quiz’ …

UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2013 Cut-off Marks Announced

UPSC has announced cut-off marks for Prelims, Mains and Final stages (2013) on its website:   You can check it at below links: Download – 1 Download – 2 Indian Forest Service Mains-2013 Cut-Off Marks Download – 1 Download – 2 Indian Forest Service Prelims-2013 Cut-Off Marks Download – 1 Download – 2 UPSC Civil Services …

UPSC Civil Services Exam – 2013-2014 Final Result – Be Open to Both Success and Failure

These days must be nerve-wracking for those who have given their UPSC civil services’ interview this year. Irrespective of your performance in both Mains and Interview, you will be hoping to see you name in the Final List of successful candidates. This is natural. After years of hard work, patience, perseverance and lots of sacrifices, it is natural for …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events and General Studies

ARCHIVES 16 May 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. In the light of recent reports on Indian Navy’s capabilities, critically comment on Indian Navy’s war preparedness. Business Standard Business Standard 2. “Unhindered capitalism necessarily results in extreme inequality and it is up to governments to institute measures to balance it.” Comment. …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events and General Studies

ARCHIVES 08 May 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. Critically comment on Supreme Court’s ruling that the Section 6A of the Delhi Special Police Establishment Act as unconstitutional and examine the implications of this ruling. Business Standard The Hindu 2. Examine the status of Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) of India with ASEAN countries and …

Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 7 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. Which of the following industries is not part of Eight Core industries under Index of Industrial Production (IIP) in India? Cement production Steel production  Automobiles Production Fertilizer production The Natural Gas production Cotton and Sugar Industry Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1, 3  and …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events And General Studies

ARCHIVES 30 April 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words CURRENT EVENTS 1. What do you understand by purchasing power parity (PPP)? explain with examples. Do you think GDP per capita is good indicator to know the standard of living in an economy? Explain why. Business Standard 2. The  biggest problem that India’s judicial system …

Insights Secure Prelims-2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 29 April 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to   Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System (IRNSS), consider the following statements ISRO Navigation Centre (INC) at Byalalu, is the nerve center of the IRNSS Ground Segment. All of its seven Satellites will be placed in the Geostationary Equatorial orbit The navigation software for IRNSS is being developed with the …

Insights Secure Prelims-2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 28 April 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to Nirbhaya Fund, consider the following statements This fund has been established to provide rehabilitation and legal aid to rape victims The proposal include setting up of a unified system at the National Level (National Vehicle Security and Tracking System) and State level (City Command and Control …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 15, April 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. What is India’s nuclear doctrine? Does it need a revision? Substantiate. Business Standard 2. Examine the emerging threats to food crops in India. What should be done to ensure their productivity and growth to meet growing demand for food? Comment. Business Standard 3. …