Science & Technology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 28

QUESTIONS: 21/11/2013 Write answers in 100 Words     What do you know about  TEMPORA program? What is Super Moon? What is Smart Mine Field Application and how is it helpful? What are Kupffer Cells? What is HEVC? What is Tianhe-2? What is Citrus Greening? ARCHIVES REFERENCES Question 1 Link Question 2 Link Question 3 …

Comprehension Challenge Day – 11

PASSAGE 5 Minutes Traditionally, the first firm to commercialize a new technology has benefited from the unique opportunity to shape product definitions, forcing followers to adapt to a standard or invest in an unproven alternative. Today, however, the largest payoffs may go to companies that lead in developing integrated approaches for successful mass production and …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 110

QUESTIONS: 20/11/2013  How far it is relevant to hold that the Palestine issue is a constraint in the development of good relations between India and Israel. (150 Words) What, in your view, are the causes for the continual fluctuations/fall in the value of the India Rupee in Dollar terms in recent times? Suggest possible mitigation …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 109

QUESTIONS “The continuing tragedy is that the Indian system is not able to deliver the ‘surplus’ food grain to the hungry.” Comment. (200 Words) Examine the relevance of Jawaharlal Nehru’s ideas in the international relations of today. (200 Words) GUIDELINES ARCHIVES REFERENCES Question 1 Link Link 2  

Insights Secure – 2014: Questions On Current Events

DOWNLOAD PDF ARCHIVES Questions From The Hindu 18/11/2013 1. Write a note on the contribution of C.N.R. Rao to the Indian Science and Education. (150 Words) Link 2. A recent study found that in the case of Tigers in India, increasing local abundance is an inadequate conservation strategy for them. In the light of the said …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

DOWNLOAD ARCHIVES Questions From The Hindu, 16/11/2013 1. Write a note on the nature of communal tensions in Rakhine state. (150 Words) Link 2. Write a critical note on the importance of FIR  and its implementation. (200 Words) link 3. Waste Immobilisation Plant (WIP) (50 Words) Link 4.  The closed fuel cycle technology for nuclear power generation (100 Words) …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 107

QUESTIONS: 16/11/2013 “There is probably no other example in the history of world development of an economy[India] growing so fast for so long with such limited results in terms of broad-based social progress.” Do you agree with this view? Explain Why? (250 words) Analyze how can countries like India address the challenges and benefit from …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day-106

QUESTIONS: 15/11/2013 India’s public distribution system to some extent  has helped in reduction of  rural poverty. Evaluate the performance of PDS and analyze what ails it. (250 Words) “The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) decision not to prohibit corporate/industrial houses from applying (unlike in 1994 and 2001) for banking licences threatens to take us back to …

Insights Daily Current Events, November 14, 2013

October 2013 – Magazine ARCHIVES November 14, 2013 NATIONAL Union Govt. rejects CBI’s demands The Centre has rejected the CBI’s demand for complete functional autonomy and vesting its Director with the powers of a government Secretary. CBI’s demands: The CBI had said its Director should report ‘directly’ to the Minister concerned as the agency faced …

Political Science – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 22

QUESTIONS: 14/11/2013 Liberalization and Globalization are feared by the developing countries as Trojan Horses of developed countries. Elucidate.(300 Words) ” Few  agencies of International co-operation have been more successful in tending the welfare of humanity than ILO.” Discuss the organization and activities of the ILO in the light of above statement. (300 Words) Comment on …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 105

QUESTIONS: 14/11/2103 ” River water disputes are impediment to regional cooperation in the South Asian region.” Comment (250 Words)  Critically examine the protection and enforcement of Human Rights under the UN system. (250 Words) Outline the constraints SAARC is facing to emerge as an effective regional organisation. (200 Words) GUIDELINES ARCHIVES

Insights Daily Current Events November 13, 2013

Insights Free Magazine Archives November 13, 2013 NATIONAL India accounts for highest pneumonia, diarrhoea deaths: Report According to the Pneumonia and Diarrhoea Progress Report (PDPR) 2013, India loses four lakh children to pneumonia, diarrhoea before they turn five. Many Indian children do not have access to life-saving treatment and prevention measures. In the Pneumonia Progress Report …

Insights Daily Current Events, November 12, 2013

ARCHIVES Insights Magazine October 2013 November 12, 2013 NATIONAL Centre Govt. plans fresh headcount of Jats for job quota The Centre would undertake a fresh survey to identify Jats in six States, taking into account variants in their surnames, for taking a call on including the community in the list of other backward classes (OBC) …

Insights Daily Current Events, November 11, 2013

OUR FREE MAGAZINE ARCHIVES November 11, 2013 NATIONAL  Ageing dams not being decommissioned A report by International Rivers, an NGO campaigning against destructive dam projects worldwide, has highlighted the absence of policies regarding decommissioning of old dams in India. Ageing dams are a serious concern in India. What does the report says? The report reviews …