VIDEO: India’s World – Political Crisis In Bangladesh

Guests: Rana Banerjee (Former Special Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat) ; Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty (Former Secretary, MEA) ; Deb Mukherjee (Former Indian Ambassador to Bangladesh) Anchor: Bharat Bhushan [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ft3uZrKJOe4&w=560&h=315]   Courtesy: Rajya Sabha TV

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 21, December 2013 1. Mahamaham festival (100 Words) The Hindu Reference 2. What are quasi judicial bodies and how different are they from judicial bodies such as High courts? Do you think that the increased number of these bodies have diminished the function, structure and importance of courts? Discuss. (200 Words) The Hindu Reference 1 …

MOTIVATION – The New Jungle Book

     The New Jungle Book Rishave Verma                         Reins are tied on a horse’s neck, not on a lion’s………..                                                                                                          (Movie: Omkara) Once there was a lion in the Jungle. Enormous in size, magnificent in appearance, brimming with confidence and as fearless in death as he was in life. Every day he treaded new territories, searching for …

Insights Daily Current Events, December 19, 2013

ARCHIVES December 19, 2013 NATIONAL Land Boundary Agreement Bill and its opposition The West Bengal CM has expressed strong reservation over the introduction of the Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) Bill in the Rajya Sabha and has said that the Bill was ‘forcefully introduced’ in Parliament without consulting the States involved in the boundary demarcation. (Other …

Download All Question Papers – UPSC Civil Services Mains 2013

This is a copy -paste from UPSC Website. Click the links to download official question papers of the civil services Mains exam 2013. Civil Services (Main) Exam, 2013   Essay General Studies Paper I Paper II Paper III Paper IV English Language (Compulsory) Indian Languages (Compulsory) Assamese Bengali Bodo Gujarati Hindi Kannada Maithili Malayalam Marathi …

Very Important Article For UPSC Interview Preparation

This article is for everyone actually and particularly for those who are preparing for the interview. Enjoy reading it. (the link was sent by our blog follower Muhammed) ARTICLE Union Public Service Commission chairman D.P. Agrawal finds it worrying that a bulk of the candidates who apply for the competitive civil services examination are not …

VIDEO – The Big Picture – Lokpal passes muster: What next?

Guests: Prashant Bhushan (Advocate, Supreme Court and Member, Aam Aadmi Party) ; Arun Bhagat (Former Special Director, CBI) ; Anjali Bharadwaj (Secretary, National Campaign for People’s Right to Information (NCPRI)) ; Sudhir Kumar (Former Commissioner, Central Vigilance Commission) Anchor: Girish Nikam [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RcGQ1n-NJUk&w=560&h=315] Courtesy: Rajya Sabha TV    

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 19, December 2013 1. What are the objectives of the proposed  Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) Bill between Bangladesh and India? Explain its significance and also throw light on controversy surrounding the bill. (200 Words) The Hindu Reference 1 Reference 2 2. What is Vote on Account in India? When is it used? (150 Words) The Hindu …

Insights Daily Current Events, December 18, 2013

ARCHIVES December 18, 2013 NATIONAL Provisions of Lokpal and Lokayukta Bill, 2013 The Lokpal and Lokayukta Bill, 2013 seeks to establish the institution of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayukta at the States which would provide a uniform vigilance and anti-corruption mechanism across the country. Jurisdiction of Lokpal with respect to Prime Minister: The jurisdiction …

MOTIVATION – The New House

                                        Rishave Verma            There are two fatal errors that keep great projects from coming to life:            1. Not Finishing.                                     2. Not Starting                                                                 ……….Buddha. While living at a farming community, a group of men planned to …