INSIGHTS CURRENT EVENTS: 15 OCTOBER 2014

Standards Compliance for Consumer Products to be Monitored Strictly The Government is working with Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) to introduce the regime of strict quality standards for consumer products and services. BIS Act will be amended soon with this propose. Why is it required? Indian products should meet international quality standards in all respects. …

Did You Fail in 2014 Prelims? Do Not Worry – There is Always a Silver Lining

If you are feeling depressed after your failure to crack this year’s Prelims, it is mostly because of the recurring guilt – that you could not fulfil your parents’ or friends’ expectations. Right from the beginning you had told everyone that you were preparing for civil services examination. Now it is hard to explain them …

Sociology-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 37

ARCHIVES 15 October 2014 1) Distinguish between the Indological and the Sociological views on the Hindu family  and show how the former has influenced the latter. (300 Words) 2) Examine with particular reference to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, the view  that education promotes social equality. (300 Words) 3) Write notes on any three of …