Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

Questions From The Hindu, 22/11/2013 1. What aspects of centre-state relations are at conflict in the case  of implementation of  recommendations of High-Level Working Group (HLWG) on Western Ghats (headed by Kasturirangan) by the state governments? Explain. (150 Words) The Hindu 2. Explain the history of Naga insurgency in the North Eastern region of the country. …

Insights Daily Current Events, November 21, 2013

ARCHIVES Novembers 21, 2013 NATIONAL National Green Tribunal directive to Assam government to protect Kaziranga Sanctuary The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Assam government to suggest ways to protect the environment in the Kaziranga sanctuary, which is being adversely hit due to traffic movement on NH 37. NGT was primarily concerned with the …

Insights Secure -2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES Questions From The Hindu, 21/11/2013 1. What measures can state governments take to increase solar energy generation and utilization? (150 Words) The Hindu 2. Write a critical note on Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission and its achievements so far. (200 Words) The Hindu The Hindu 2 The Hindu 3 3. Finmeccanica (50 Words) The Hindu …

Science & Technology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 28

QUESTIONS: 21/11/2013 Write answers in 100 Words     What do you know about  TEMPORA program? What is Super Moon? What is Smart Mine Field Application and how is it helpful? What are Kupffer Cells? What is HEVC? What is Tianhe-2? What is Citrus Greening? ARCHIVES REFERENCES Question 1 Link Question 2 Link Question 3 …

Insights Daily Current Events November 20, 2013

ARCHIVES November 20, 2013 NATIONAL Jailed persons can contest polls July 10th Judgement had upheld a 2004 Patna High Court ruling – ‘when a person in custody was disqualified to vote he/she was also disqualified from contesting the elections’. But in the recent decision, Supreme Court has taken note of the amendment made to the …

Comprehension Challenge Day – 11

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Geography – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 21

QUESTIONS: 20/11/2013 “The economic development of a country depends as much on he stage of development of the people as on the able resources. Discuss this statement with examples. (300 Words) Asses the comparative geographical importance of the power resources in the development of industrial landscape of India. (300 Words) Present the classification of Oceanic …

Science and Technology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 27

QUESTIONS: 20/11/2013 Discuss the recent achievements in the field of FGFA( Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft). (150 Words) “Outdoor air pollution is now three places behind indoor air pollution”. What are the possible disease threats from indoor air pollution? Suggest remedies. (150 Words) What is Reverse Vaccine? Discuss its important application. (100 Words) ARCHIVES REFERENCES Question …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 110

QUESTIONS: 20/11/2013  How far it is relevant to hold that the Palestine issue is a constraint in the development of good relations between India and Israel. (150 Words) What, in your view, are the causes for the continual fluctuations/fall in the value of the India Rupee in Dollar terms in recent times? Suggest possible mitigation …

Insights Daily Current Events November 19, 2013

(Courtesy: The Hindu) ARCHIVES NATIONAL Kasturirangan’s report comes under sharp criticism MadhavGadgil, chairman of the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel (WGEEP), has criticized Kasturirangan report &Environment Ministry’s memorandum saying that there was ‘no role of the gram sabha in categorizing areas as ecologically sensitive’. The local population has no say in the decision making and …