Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 09, March 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 Words 1. Examine the contours and prospects of India-Bangladesh trade relations. Business Standard 2. What is Single Resolution Mechanism (SRM) which was recently in news in the Eurozone region? Evaluate the efforts made by the Eurozone to fight the sovereign debt crisis which recently affected …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 04, March 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 Words each 1. Explain why stability in domestic polity, economy and society is important for better investment and growth? Give examples. Business Standard 2. It is said that  the suboptimal fiscal-monetary mix remains a critical risk to the strength and sustainability of economic recovery. …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 03, March 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 Words each. 1. What are the non-sociological reasons behind increased violence against women in some urban regions of India? Critically examine. Business Standard 2. Going by the biennial “State of Forests Report 2011”, the overall forest cover in India declined by 367 square kilometres (sq km) compared to …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 28, February 2014 Answer all the questions in about 200 words. 1. “The G-20 group has been increasingly challenged to retain its relevance and effectiveness in dealing with a host of global co-ordination problems that are more structural in nature.” Comment. The Hindu Business Standard http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/reinventing-the-g20-114022701267_1.html 2. “Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) have huge power over Indian …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 26, February 2014 1. The lack of resources is only a part of the challenge of urban development in India.  What are the  non-financial challenges to sustainable urbanization in India? How to overcome them? Critically analyze. (200 Words) Business Standard http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/rajiv-lall-why-indian-urban-administrators-are-poor-service-providers-114022501235_1.html 2. Is the very nature of the arrangement between the RBI and the finance ministry  inherently against finding common ground on …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 23, February 2014 1. What do you understand by poverty gap? Do you think cash transfers is a best way to life people from poverty? Substantiate with examples from India. (200 Words) The Hindu 2. Critically analyze the recently passed Whistleblowers’ Protection Bill and its necessity in India. (200 Words) The Hindu 3. “Human beings …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 17, February 2014 1. What are the challenges of corruption? How does it impact  society? Comment. (200 Words) The Hindu The Hindu 2. In the light of recent events highlight the importance of choosing quality regulators in both tradeable and  non-tradeable sectors in India. (200 Words) Business Standard (www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/devesh-kapur-what-regulation-when-man-is-vile-114021600700_1.html) 3. “The CPI-WPI gap underscores the …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 16, February 2014 1. “Manufacturing activity, required for boosting employment and perking up economic growth, has taken a hit due to structural issues.” Examine. (200 Words) Business Standard 2. It is said that basic science in India is neglected and given lowest priority. In your opinion what are the reasons behind this apathy? Comment. (200 Words) …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

AIR News Analysis http://newsonair.nic.in/writereaddata/broadcast/Daily-Spotlight-Bulletins-17581.mp3 AIR Current Affairs http://newsonair.nic.in/writereaddata/broadcast/Weekly-Current%20Affairs-Bulletins-17582.mp3 ARCHIVES 15, February 2014 1. What measures does government take to tame high inflation? Explain why maintaining optimum inflation rate is very important for the economy. (200 Words) The Hindu 2. “There are no costs involved in moving towards a more federalist structure called the United States …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

Weekly Current Events (AIR) http://newsonair.nic.in/writereaddata/broadcast/Weekly-Current%20Affairs-Bulletins-17327.mp3 Money Talk (AIR) http://newsonair.nic.in/writereaddata/broadcast/Weekly-Money%20Talk-Bulletins-17461.mp3 ARCHIVES 14, February 2014 1. “The ultimate aim of any anti-corruption mechanism is to contribute towards improvement of the processes of governance and delivery of services. This can happen only when we encourage bold and innovative decision-making.” Comment. (200 Words) The Hindu 2. Analyze the new technological …