Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 13 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to pressurized heavy water reactor (PHWR) which are used in India, consider the following statements It has an advantage of higher Plutonium yield, for the second stage fuel They are used only at Kaiga and Kalpakkam in India These reactors need enriched uranium as fuel Which of the statements …

Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 12 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to NABARD  and its various development initiatives , consider the following statements NABARD is the National Implementation Entity for the overall management of the projects and programmes financed by the Adaptation Fund  under UNFCC Rural Innovation Fund (RIF), an initiative of NABARD is a fund designed to support innovative, …

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Development Dynamics – Strong state versus  the market Question “..the balanced administrative state has been replaced by the corporate-coercive state.” Comment. [200 Words] Next Topic Development Dynamics – Impact of liberalisation on administration in developing countries

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Industrial Revolution Question Trace the growth of capitalism in Britain in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Why was France, as compared to Britain, late in developing the capitalist spirit and the institutional framework of capitalism? (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Industrial Revolution