The Big Picture – US strategy against ISIS: Will it work?

SUMMARY: After having been recognised internationally as the most dangerous terrorist organisation, Islamic State also known as ISIS is now facing a concerted attack from a global coalition led by the United States. The US forces have launched air attacks and held territories in Iraq and Syria. Syria, which is worst affected, finds itself in …

Psychology-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 23

ARCHIVES 29 September 2014 Answer in 250 words: 1) What is man-machine system in the  context of human engineering?  Highlight the applications of human  engineering in defense with reference to  equipment design? 2) Which psychological measures can be used to reduce terrorism? 3) “Its not always easy to distinguish between punishment and negative reinforcement”. Comment

General Studies-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 27

ARCHIVES 29 September 2014 World History 1) Discuss the emergence of neo-imperialism in the late nineteenth century. (200 Words) Reference Reference-2 2) The capitalism which gave the European empires their apparent solidarity and permanence also hastened their downfall. Comment. (200 Words) Reference-1 Reference-2  

Science and Technology-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25

ARCHIVES 29 September 2014 Q1. What do you understand by “Nuclear Doctrine of India”? Do you think India needs to revisit its nuclear doctrine? Give reasons to substantiate your views. (200 Words) Q2. What is the difference between Malware, Adware and Spyware? (200 Words) Q3.  Write short notes on:(150 …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure: Questions On Current Events, 29 September 2014

ARCHIVES 29 September 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words: 1) It is said that number of hungry people across the world has not decreased much. In the light of recent UN figures on hunger, critically comment. The New York Times 2) In India, in the education space, the ability to exploit the advantages …