MAINS SELF STUDY GUIDE: Insights Mock Test – 2 (General Studies Paper – 1)

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Balaji D K, Rank 36, CSE – 2014: Strategy for General Studies Paper – 2 and Paper – 3

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Ethics and Integrity: Insights Secure – 2015: January 27, 2015

  9) You are working as Sub Inspector and the place where you work is also the constituency of powerful politician who is now a very influential minister in the state government. Recently a woman social activist was tied to tree and was badly beaten and molested by few political activists belonging to the ruling …

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Insights Daily Current Events, 13 Janaury 2015

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Linkages Between Development and Spread of Extremism: Insurgency in North – East

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Linkages Between Development and Spread of Extremism – Naxalism ( Left Wing Extremism)

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  Mobilization of Resources – 3: Government Finances               Government of India retains a big role in economy. In aftermath of LPG reforms, it has pulled back substantially from private sector, yet its presence is unquestionable and desirable in social sector, defense and security, provision of public goods and …

Resource Mobilization – 2: Capital Markets

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Mobilization of Resources 1 – Banking

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Effects of Liberalization on Indian Economy and Society

Effects of Liberalization on Indian Economy and Society Table of Content Growth rate Industry Agriculture Services Education Sector & Health Sector We have seen landmark shift in Indian Economy since the adoption of new economic policy in 1991. This had far reaching impacts on all spheres of life in India. There can be no concrete …

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News Analysis: Safety of Working Women

… ARCHIVES All India Radio http://www.newsonair.com/writereaddata/broadcast/Daily-Spotlight-Bulletins-33547.mp3 Safety of Working Women Delhi has once again witnessed the horrors of rape. Here the offender who is involved is a taxi driver who was operating taxi in the night. SYSTEM FAILURE: Even though with a such a large population it appears impossible to prevent every crime but if …

India: Industrial Policy, Liberalization and Impact

    Syllabus mentions – Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth. Table of Content Introduction Why industrial policy? Arguments against industrial policy Common instruments of Industrial Policy Evolution and Changes in Industrial Policy in India   Introduction One of the most important tasks of the …

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 …

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