Insights Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 27

QUESTIONS ASKED: DAY – 27 (15/08/2013) 1)Why is ‘affirmative action’  important in provision of equal opportunity? 2)Examine the Gandhian idea of village community as an ideal unit of self governance. 3) Role of NCW in India (100 words) RESPONSES:   neeraj August 15, 2013 at 11:49 am 2 Votes   Why is ‘affirmative action’ important in …

Insights Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 26

QUESTIONS ASKED: DAY – 26 (14/08/2013) 1)“During the Indian national movement, the Left succeeded in making an impact on Indian society and politics”. Analyze. 2)Do you think that the Quit India movement was a Spontaneous Revolution? 3) Sea Floor Spreading (100 words) RESPONSES: itsmesagar August 14, 2013 at 11:02 am (Edit) 2 Votes   3) Sea Floor …

Arab Spring Countries Find Peace Is Harder Than Revolution – NYT

In Libya, armed militias have filled a void left by a revolution that felled a dictator. In Syria, a popular uprising has morphed into a civil war that has left more than 100,000 dead and provided a haven for Islamic extremists. In Tunisia, increasingly bitter political divisions have delayed the drafting of a new constitution. …

The Trauma of Colonialism – The New York Times

  By MANJARI MILLER Indians commemorate an important official holiday on Thursday: Independence Day. Next month, the Chinese will commemorate an equally important but unofficial holiday, national humiliation day, followed on Oct. 1 by the country’s own official National Day of the People’s Republic of China. Independence days are important events for any country. But for India and …