Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

DOWNLOAD PDF ARCHIVES Questions From The Hindu, 09 November 2013 1. Explain the composition and mandate of CBI. Comment on the recent verdict of Guwahati High Court questioning the very existence and legality of CBI. (200 Words) Link 2. Throw light on recent controversy regarding allegation of  human rights violation by Sri Lankan army during …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 101

QUESTIONS: 09/11/2013 – Geography part “The successful location of iron and steel plants is largely a matter of transportation costs, not merely of raw materials but also of finished products.” Discuss with illustrate examples. (250 Words) With the help of selected examples, explain the relative importance of raw materials, and markets in the location and …

Geography Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 15

QUESTIONS: 09/11/2013 Give a critical assessment of the concept of rural –urban fringe. What criteria would you suggest to democrat the rural urban fringe of Indian cities? (300 Words) “The direct effect of physical factors on the distribution of population tends to decline as civilization becomes more advanced.” Discuss this statement. (300 Words) Account for the …

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 16

QUESTIONS: 09/11/2013  Explain Karl Marx’s analysis of capitalistic mode of production and class-struggle. What are the intellectual reactions to his views? (300 Words) What is the focus of sociological analysis in the contributions of Emile Durkheim? Give your answer with the help of any one of his contributions.(300 Words) Explain the origin and characteristics of …

Political Science – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 18

QUESTIONS: 09/11/2013 Critically analyze the crisis in political parties in India. (300 Words) Analyze the impact of growing regional political parties on India’s politics.(300 Words) Critically analyze the working of human rights movement in India. (300 Words) Critically analyze the nature of Women’s Movements in India. (300 Words) ARCHIVES

Public Administration – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 22

QUESTIONS: 09/11/2013  “The headquarters-field relationship is fraught with complexities. To arrive at a general principle, thus, is nearly impossible. Therefore, this should be more of a practitioner’s domain rather than of academician’s.” Comment. (250 words) Do you agree with the view that in the wake of increasing role of local bodies, the District Collector be …

Science and Technology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 18

QUESTIONS: 09/11/2013 In layman’s terms differentiate between El Nino and El Nino Modoki? (100 Words) Differentiate between Bio-accumulation, Bio-concentration and Bio-magnification with examples. (150 Words) “Marine pollution is multi dimensional”. Comment on the efforts of government to tackle the problem. (200 Words) ARCHIVES REFERENCES Question 1 Link 1 Link 2 Question 2 Link  

Insights Daily Current Events, November 08, 2013

ARCHIVES November, 08, 2013 NATIONAL Union Cabinet clears climate negotiation strategy for the ‘global climate pact’, 2015 The Union Cabinet has cleared the climate negotiation strategy, to reassert the importance of historical emissions in the new climate agreement, which is to be discussed at Warsaw beginning from 11th November, 2013. The Cabinet cleared the non-negotiable …

Insights Secure – 2014: Questions On Current Events

DOWNLOAD PDF ARCHIVES Questions From The Hindu, 08 November 2013 1. Duty Drawback Scheme (50 Words) Link Reference 2. Critically analyze the events that led to the accession of Kashmir to India post-Independence. (200 Words) Link 3.” The reassertion of the importance of historical emissions in the new climate agreement by the developing countries has put …

Geography – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 14

QUESTIONS: 08/11/2013 Explain the term resource management. Discuss its relevance in the context of global resource scarcity and the future of mankind. (300 Words)  Examine the impact of advanced agricultural technology on environment. Support  your answer with examples. (300 Words) Critically examine the problems and prospects of tribal areas in India. (300 Words)  Discuss the …

Political Science – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 17

QUESTIONS: 08/11/2013 Assess in detail the prospects of the emergence of a nuclear -weapons free world.(300 Words)  ” Technology is an element of national power.”. Comment (300 Words)  ” A well established system of collective security is a guarantee of world peace ” Explain. (300 Words)  Discuss the realist and neo realists approach to the …

Public Administration – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 21

QUESTIONS: 08/11/2013  “Simon’s work has had major implications for the study of administration and the practice of administration professionalism.”Comment. (2006/200 words) “Bureaucracy can exist only where the whole service of the state is removed from the common political life of the people, its chiefs as well as rank and file. Its motives, its objectives, its …

Ethics Case Study 30

Read this article before you proceed A former employee who was fired due to poor quality work, absences, and lateness related to her drinking problem, informs you that she has applied for a position at another company and has already given your name as a reference. She desperately needs a job (she is a single …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 99

QUESTIONS: 07/11/2013 “The rise of Environmental Crimes in spite of Environmental Legislations is due to absence of adequate punitive methods of sentencing.” Discuss. (200 Words) Do local bodies enjoy autonomy in performing their role in the field of economic development and social justice? Comment. (200 Words) Write a critical note on the duties of the …

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 14

QUESTIONS: 07/11/2013  “Subjective perception of the objective reality prepares the context for the articulation of class antagonism.” Evaluate this statement with reference of Karl Marx’s contribution.(300 Words) Write short note: Mode of production. (200 Words) Write short note: Social fact. (200 Words) Write short note: Anomie. (200 Words) Critically examine the role of formal and …

Insights Secure – 2014: Questions On Current Events

DOWNLOAD PDF ARCHIVES Questions From The Hindu, 06/11/2013 1. What is the significance of Methane to Earth’s atmosphere? How is it produced on Earth? (150 Words) Link 2. Significance of 118th amendment to the Constitution (50 Words) Link 3. Do you think India and China could jointly combat terrorism? Explain how? (150 Words) Link 4. What …

Ethics Case Study – 29

(Read this useful article before solving Ethics Case Studies) Every District Collector wants the local newspaper to run positive stories about his works in his district. Few, thankfully, hide behind a fake name to write only positive articles. Aman, DM of a famous district, felt the major local paper, was not writing enough positive articles about …

Geography – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 13

QUESTIONS: 06/11/2013 1. Answer any three of the following questions in about 200 words each: (a) Examine the origin of the Deccan lavas and describe the scenery associated with it. (b) Comment on the role of social forestry in the economy of India. 2. “There is a gulf between rainfall statistics and water availability.” Elucidate …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 98

QUESTIONS:06/11/2013 What is the significance of good corporate governance? List out some of the important steps taken by the Government of India in this direction.(150 words) Comment on the salient recommendations of the Damodaran Committee report on improving business climate in India. (100 words) What is Emotional Intelligence? Comment on its role in public administration. (200 Words) GUIDELINES …