MOTIVATION (For CS Prelims – 2018): Fear is Just a Figment of Your Imagination

MOTIVATION (For CS Prelims – 2018) Fear is Just a Figment of Your Imagination   Hope you are not fed up with the overdose of motivation! This one is the last dose of motivation for your tomorrow’s exam.  Tomorrow when you wake up (in case you sleep tonight!), what would be the change that you …

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 02 JUNE 2018

[Insights Secure – 2018] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 02 JUNE 2018 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  LIST of TOPICS (Static) REVISION TIMETABLE FOR PRELIMS – 2018  Revision Tests General Studies – 1 TOPIC: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of …

7) Discuss the functions of the attitude. Give examples in favour of your answer.(250 words)

Topic: Attitude: content, structure, function; its influence and relation with thought and behaviour; moral and political attitudes; social influence and persuasion. 7) Discuss the functions of the attitude. Give examples in favour of your answer.(250 words) Reference Why this question The issue is related to GS 4- syllabus under the following heading – Attitude: content, …

6) The applications of blockchain go much beyond its role in crypto currencies. Examine (250 words)

Topic –Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life 6) The applications of blockchain go much beyond its role in crypto currencies. Examine (250 words) Financial express Why this question The application of blockchain is increasing and is much moving much beyond its use in digital currencies. We need to be …

5) India does not figure very high in terms of sporting achievement, but disproportionately high on athletes accused of doping. Examine why and discuss probable solutions to tackle the doping menace.(250 words)

Topic– Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Human Resources. 5) India does not figure very high in terms of sporting achievement, but disproportionately high on athletes accused of doping. Examine why and discuss probable solutions to tackle the doping menace.(250 words) Indian express Why this question Close on the heels …

 4) Behaviour change communication (BCC) could be the key to changing attitudes and behaviour patterns.  What do you understand by BCC and discuss its role in improving our health.(250 words)

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders  4) Behaviour change communication (BCC) could be the key to changing attitudes and behaviour patterns.  What do …

3) Pre-litigation mediation is an important step to improve the ease of doing business. Discuss in the context of how India can learn from the experience of other countries.(250 words)

Topic:Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 3) Pre-litigation mediation is an important step to improve the ease of doing business. Discuss in the context of how India can learn from the experience of other countries.(250 words) The hindu   Why this question The …

2) Bismarck united Germany not by majority of votes and speeches but by a policy of Blood and iron. Critically analyze.(250 words)

TOPIC: History of the world will include events from 18th century such as industrial revolution, world wars. 2) Bismarck united Germany not by majority of votes and speeches but by a policy of Blood and iron. Critically analyze.(250 words) Key demand of the question The question makes an assertion that Bismarck’s policy of blood and …

1)The ultimate aim of Ashoka’s Dhamma was to create a harmonious atmosphere in the state, where all people irrespective of their religious and cultural diversities, lived in peace and harmony with each other.(250 words) 

TOPIC: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. 1)The ultimate aim of Ashoka’s Dhamma was to create a harmonious atmosphere in the state, where all people irrespective of their religious and cultural diversities, lived in peace and harmony with each other.(250 words)  Reference Why …

Insights into Editorial: A Maritime Stretch: Modi in Southeast Asia

Insights into Editorial: A Maritime Stretch: Modi in Southeast Asia     Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Southeast Asia has the potential to spark a new period of maritime cooperation between India and Indonesia. An uptick in India-Indonesia relations will be a welcome development through their respective ‘Global Maritime Fulcrum’ and ‘Act East’ …

Motivation for UPSC Civil Services Prelims-2018: Ashima (Rank 12) and Purna Borah (Rank 149)

Motivation for UPSC Civil Services Prelims-2018 Ashima (Rank 12) and Purna Borah (Rank 149)   Dear Friends, we, Purna Borah (Rank 149, CSE 2017) and Ashima Mittal(Rank 12, CSE 2017) are writing this article for you to share our experiences of our UPSC prelims preparation and hope that it adds to your confidence and strategy …