[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions On Current Events, 01 September 2014

ARCHIVES 01 September 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) The National Food Security Act has still not been implemented by majority of state governments. Critically examine why. Business Standard 2) It is said that at present countries are waging different types of wars on different fronts. Examine the nature and cause …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions On Current Events, 30 August 2014

ARCHIVES 30 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Write a note on the RuPay card and its benefits Business Standard 2) Critically comment on the objectives of and challenges likely to be faced by the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana. Business Standard 3) How is GDP calculated in India? Critically examine the …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions on Current Events, 29 August 2014

ARCHIVES 29 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Discuss the contribution of Bal Gangadhar Tilak to the national integration and freedom struggle. The Hindu 2) In your opinion what are the developmental measures that can be used to fight naxalism in many parts of India? Do you think these will …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions On Current Events, 28 August 2014

ARCHIVES 28 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) If India’s services and investment trade pact with Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) becomes reality, who benefits and why? Examine. Business Standard 2) Name  India’s major ports. What do you understand by ‘last-mile connectivity’ in the case of ports? Explain its benefits. …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 27 August 2014

ARCHIVES 27 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) What do you understand by governance? Discuss its relationship with economic growth. Business Standard 2) Why was the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices (MRTP) Act enacted in 1969? What was its impact? Examine. Business Standard 3) Explain the different types of Trade Agreements and …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 26 August 2014

ARCHIVES 26 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) What is your opinion about debt waiver schemes announced by state governments and the union government? Comment. Business Standard 2) What are the effects of the delay in decision on GM crops ‘ field trials on different stakeholders? Also examine the reasons behind delaying …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 25 August 2014

ARCHIVES 24 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Evaluate the different models of solid waste management in Indian cities. Suggest your own ideas for the effective solid waste management. The Hindu 2) Examine the roots of China – Tibet conflict and explain the importance of this issue for India. The Hindu …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 23 August 2014

ARCHIVES 23 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Write a critical note on the birth and spread of Naxalism in India. The Hindu 2) Explain the ecological and environmental importance of Arctic and Antarctic regions and their relationship with global warming. The Hindu 3) With an example, examine how corruption …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 22 August 2014

ARCHIVES 22 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) What are the objectives of civil service reforms in India? Critically examine the various steps taken by the government and judiciary in bringing civil service reforms in India. Business Standard 2) Examine the different issues which are impeding the effective utilisation of …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 21 August 2014

ARCHIVES 21 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Write a note on the environmental and geographical significance  of the Tibetan Plateau for India and the surrounding regions. The Hindu 2) Critically compare and contrast the success of Special Economic Zone model for boosting economic growth adopted in India and China. Business …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 20 August 2014

ARCHIVES 20 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Critically comment on the underlying philosophy on which relationship between India and Pakistan is founded. Business Standard 2) Write a note on Maglev Technology The Hindu 3) Critically examine the various problems being faced by the Indian Army at present. The Hindu 4) …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions August 18 and 19, 2014

ARCHIVES August 18 and 19, 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) “The body that replaces the Planning Commission should not be old wine in a new bottle.” In your opinion, what should be the ideal composition and functions of new body that replaces the Planning Commission? Comment. Business Standard The Hindu …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 16 August 2014

ARCHIVES 16 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Despite sufficient food production, India faces food insecurity problem. Critically examine the important reasons behind this insecurity and throw light on upcoming challenges if this insecurity continues to persist. Business Standard 2) In the light of recent financial crises around the globe, critically …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 15 August 2014

ARCHIVES 15 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Critically examine the effects of crony capitalism on the growth and development of a country. Business Standard 2) Explain the components and functions of an automatic teller machine (ATM). Explain the latest RBI guidelines in using ATMs in India. Business Standard 3) In the light of …

[UPSC MAINS -2014] Insights Secure Questions, 14 August 2014

ARCHIVES 14 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Write a critical note on the highlights and importance of the the 99th Constitution Amendment Bill that was recently passed by the Lok Sabha. The Hindu 2) Write a note on the  composition and functions Expenditure Management Commission (EMC) The Hindu 3) What are …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 13 August 2014

ARCHIVES 13 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Critically examine the loopholes that exist in both the public and private health sectors in India. Explain in what ways private medical practices can be regulated to ensure affordable and quality healthcare to the people. Business Standard 2) Critically comment on India’s …

UPDATE – Insights Test Series Will be Closed on 17th August 2014 and About Forthcoming Programs

Insights test series for UPSC civil services Preliminary exam 2014 (Paper – 1) will be closed on 17th August 2014. You can not buy them after 17th August. In case if someone wants to still buy them, you can do so at here: Buy Insights Tests We have sent 20 tests so far. One more …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions, 09 August 2014

ARCHIVES 09 August 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Critically comment on the evolution of ‘revolutionary terrorism’ and contribution of its adherents during the national movement. The Hindu 2) Examine the nature of bilateral relationship between India and Singapore. Explain India’s contribution in Singapore’s growth. The Indian Express 3) Critically examine …