News Analysis: Land Swap Deal With Bangladesh and National Security

All India Radio: Land Swap Deal With Bangladesh and National Security http://www.newsonair.com/writereaddata/broadcast/Daily-Spotlight-Bulletins-33104.mp3 India’s PM has announced that India would soon ratify the land agreement protocol with Bangladesh. Background : When partition was done based on Sir Redcliff line, it was easier to draw the map but on the ground there were densely populated people living closely …

Insights Daily Current Events, 02 December 2014

Insights Daily Current Events, 02 December 2014 Hornbill festival It is the biggest indigenous festival and the annual tourism promotional event of the Nagaland government. It is organized by the Government of Nagaland. It is celebrated every year in the first week of December. Why? To encourage inter-tribal interaction and to promote cultural heritage of …

[UPSC Mains-2014] Insights Secure Questions on Current Events, 02 December 2014

ARCHIVES 02 December 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words: 1) Recently a principal of a government aided college was appointed as a board member of a famous liquor company. Identify the ethical issues involved and critically comment on them. Business Standard 2) The profitability of goat and sheep husbandry is steadily improving, thanks …

Secure Compilation: November 2014 Fourth Week Questions and Answers

Again thanks to our Undercover Group and its members, below is the compilation of questions and answers posted during the FOURTH week of November 2014. Credit Goes To: 1).Urstruly kartheek 2).Devil Baba 3).Deepak Thurwal 4).Gargi Sagar 5).Eti Shree 6).Anand Vardhan 7) LuV Click the below link to download the document: DOWNLOAD

Agriculture: Second Green Revolution and, Government Schemes and Missions

      As we all know current state of agriculture in India is result of green revolution which is in place since late 1960’s, which was heavily backed by government. It has delivered India food security and sufficiency which was critical at that time. This progress and security had its own costs in terms …

The Big Picture – SAARC SUMMIT: Has India enhanced ties with neighbours?

ARCHIVES Summary: The two day 18th SAARC summit in Kathmandu has come to a conclusion with the signing of energy treaty. The summit which was expected to work out more wide ranging agreements, however, was overshadowed by the frosty ties between India and Pak. Before the summit, there was also a talk of bringing China …

Insights Daily Current Events, 01 December 2014

Insights Daily Current Events, 01 December 2014 Inauguration of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of Rama Devi Women’s Autonomous College The President of India, recently, inaugurated the Golden Jubilee celebrations of Rama Devi College in Orissa. Who is Rama Devi? She was one of the most committed workers in India’s national movement and a devoted disciple …

[UPSC Mains 2014] Insights Secure Questions on Current Events, 01 December 2014

ARCHIVES 01 December 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) “The ‘payment bank’ initiative of RBI is both not viable and unwise.” Comment. Business Standard 2) Critically examine India’s achievements in meeting the targets of Millenium Development Goals. Business Standard 3) Examine what steps have been taken to manage the border between India …