ETHICS CASE STUDY: Will you accept the money? Are the grandparents of girl right in offering you money? Justify why you accept or won’t accept the money.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: ethical concerns and dilemmas in government institutions; Values 8) You are newly appointed and posted as Sub-Inspector in a small town. You have won the love of people thanks to your honesty and some of the brave actions of yours in fighting crime in and …

7) Recently a survey found that India has emerged as most attractive investment destination for foreign investors. Examine what has changed in India to push it the top spot.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth 7) Recently a survey found that India has emerged as most attractive investment destination for foreign investors. Examine what has changed in India to push it the top spot. …

6) Should India spend huge amounts of money on its nuclear triad modernisation as it is being done by UK, USA and Russia? Critically comment.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Infrastructure; indigenisation 6) Should India spend huge amounts of money on its nuclear triad modernisation as it is being done by UK, USA and Russia? Critically comment. (150 Words) The Hindu

5) “The first draft of the Paris agreement, now in the public domain, makes no mention of equity, historical responsibility and renders the principle of common but differentiated responsibilities more as a homily.” Examine implications of this stand on India and other developing countries

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Environmental pollution 5) “The first draft of the Paris agreement, now in the public domain, makes no mention of equity, historical responsibility and renders the principle of common but differentiated responsibilities more as a homily.” Examine implications of this stand on India and other …

4) Write a critical note on the Kaladan Multi-Modal Transit Transport Project.

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 4) Write a critical note on the Kaladan Multi-Modal Transit Transport Project. (150 Words) Business Standard

3) Can technology help in addressing some of the major social issues? Critically discuss.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 3) Can technology help in addressing some of the major social issues? Critically discuss. (250 Words) Livemint The Hindu

2) Discuss the importance of immunisation for children, challenges being faced in mass immunisation programs and measures taken by government to make immunisation universal.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of vulnerable sections. 2) Discuss the importance of immunisation for children, challenges being faced in mass immunisation programs and measures taken by government to make immunisation universal. (200 Words) The Indian Express

1) Critically comment on the history of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, its implications and relevance for the Union of India.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Post Independence Consolidation of India 1) Critically comment on the history of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, its implications and relevance for the Union of India. (200 Words) The Hindu

OPTIONAL Subjects Answer Writing Challenges: 14 October 2015

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Please Click on Your Optional Subject Link below to Check Today’s (October 14) Optional Answer Writing Challenge. We will be posting Optional Questions Monday to Friday at 10.30 pm .  We will be able to post questions 4-5 days a week only. Thank you ANTHROPOLOGY …

PSYCHOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 24

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SOCIOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) SOCIOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25 ARCHIVES Topic:Paper-I,Works and Economic Life. (1) What are the distinctive features of social organisation of work in slave society? How is it different from feudal society?(200 words) (2) What is formal organisation? ” The growth of bureacracy …

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 23

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 23 Archives Question 1 – “State and District planning bodies in India have not been effective in achieving their goals.” Comment Question 2 – Compare Abraham Maslow’s theory of motivation and Herzberg’s motivation – hygiene theory. …

POLITICAL SCIENCE – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 24

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) POLITICAL SCIENCE – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 24 ARCHIVES Transnational actors have become driving forces of global politics’. Elaborate. ‘A minimal State ensures maximum of Individual Liberty’. Examine the concept of Minimal State. ‘Collective Security and Collective Defense are the institutional and State …

PHILOSOPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 17

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MEDICAL SCIENCE-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 20

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) MEDICAL SCIENCE-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 20 Archives Define menstrual cycle. what changes occur in the uterus during the cycle? name the common disorders of the menstrual cycle. Describe the morphological characteristics of platelets and their functions. what will happen in their deficiency? List the …

MANAGEMENT – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) MANAGEMENT – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25 ARCHIVES job shop incurs different costs per day, for processing 5 different jobs in the shop on a single machine. All jobs are available at time t = 0. The data for the jobs is given …

LAW-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) LAW-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25 ARCHIVES “Plea bargaining, which was considered unconstitutional, illegal and tending to encourage complaint, collusion and pollution of the pure punt of justice, is now a part of sentencing under the Indian Criminal Law.” Comment Q refused to marry …

HISTORY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) HISTORY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25 ARCHIVES Identify the main factors that sustained the expansion of urban economy in the Delhi Sultanate. Examine critically the agrarian and economic reforms of Alauddin Khalji. How did it strengthen the Sultanate? What is your assessment of Ibn …

GEOGRAPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25

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ECONOMICS-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge -24

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ECONOMICS-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 24 Archives Explain the conditions under which complete specialisation will be possible for two nations in case of comparative advantage. Suppose productivity per unit of labour for two antions, India and UK, is given as under:   India                UK …