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

ARCHIVES 19 May 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. India’s inability to provide public services to its masses is hindering its growth. Why do you think India is unable to deliver public services efficiently to all its citizens? Critically comment. Business Standard 2. What are the causes of persistently high food …

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

ARCHIVES 15 May 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words In the light of the  Reserve Bank of India (RBI) —appointed committee on governance requirement at banks headed by P.J.Nayak, which submitted its report recently, examine the problems faced by public sector banks and what should be done to make them more competitive. Business …

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

ARCHIVES 13 May 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 words 1. Why do you think chit funds or ponzi schemes still persist in spite of many scams? Comment. Business Standard 2. Critically examine if Indian defence forces need a tri-service commander in the light of ongoing debate on the issue. Business Standard …

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

ARCHIVES 07 May 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. In your opinion why do railway accidents keep occurring? What are the problems being faced by the Indian Railways when it comes to ensuring safety? Critically examine measures taken so far in this regard. Business Standard 2. Critically comment on Supreme Court’s …

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

ARCHIVES 02 May 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. With an example, critically examine the flaws associated with urban planning in India. What suggestions would you give to overcome these flaws? Explain. Business Standard 2. Write a note on  the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) ‘Special 301’ report. Explain why was it …

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-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 11, April 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 words 1. Should India shift towards ‘first use’ policy of nuclear weapons? Substantiate your answer with examples. Business Standard 2. What do you understand by the phrases ‘re-shoring’ and ‘next–shoring’ in the manufacturing sector? Explain. Business Standard 3. Critically examine the present nature …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 22 March 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 Words 1. What do you understand by cropping pattern? Which factors affect it? Explain the cropping pattern of wheat in India. Business Standard 2. What factors and objectives were behind the nationalization of banks in 1969? Did nationalization help bring financial inclusion? Comment. …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 18, March 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 Words 1. “In a difficult global environment, a sustainable expansion of India’s economy can only come from productivity-driven increases in domestic employment and wages.” In the context of influence of global economy on India’s, elaborate the statement. Business Standard 2. Why is India …

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 18, February 2014 1. In the light of debate on Direct Taxes  and Goods and Services Taxes codes analyze the need for reforms in direct and indirect taxes in India. (200 Words) Business Standard (www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/satya-poddar-direct-taxes-and-gst-the-unfulfilled-promises-114021701699_1.html) 2. Critically examine the nature of defence budgeting in India and issues related to it. (200 Words) Business Standard …

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

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

ARCHIVES 30, January 2014 1. What are the technologies available for recycling or using the urban waste for productive purposes? Explain. (200 Words) The Hindu 2. Write a critical note on Ravindranath Tagore’s views on education. (200 Words) The Hindu 3. “India’s curriculum outpaces what pupils can realistically learn and achieve in the time given”. …