General Studies Daily Answer Writing Challenge

ARCHIVES 15, April 2014 Topic: World History (American Revolution) Question:  Explain how three of the following altered Americans’ perceptions of Britain during the years 1763 to 1775. Which affected colonists the most and why? a) the French and Indian War b) virtual representation c) Samuel Adams d) the Declaratory Act e) the boycott of British goods f) Thomas …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

ARCHIVES April 14, 2014 Topic: World History (Industrial Revolution) Question Discuss the effects of the industrial economy on Western European peasant women and working-class women from 1830-1914. Reference Click Here   Topic: Science and Technology Question “Indigenous development of navigational system is essential for India’s security system”. In the light of the statement, discuss the recent …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 11, April 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 words 1. Should India shift towards ‘first use’ policy of nuclear weapons? Substantiate your answer with examples. Business Standard 2. What do you understand by the phrases ‘re-shoring’ and ‘next–shoring’ in the manufacturing sector? Explain. Business Standard 3. Critically examine the present nature …

Weekly Essay Challenge – 2014 – Starts Tomorrow

We will restart weekly essay challenge program. Every Sunday a topic will be posted on the site for you to practice essay writing. Topics will be diverse and thought provoking. This program would continue till November last week (2014). You can see details here.    

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments Question  What are the functions of the executive agencies (or attached offices) and subordinate offices in the organizational setup of government of India? Should the distance between the Secretariat and the executive organization continue? Justify. (400 words)  

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments Question The tendency of pressure group to resort to coercion to secure the solution of a socio-political problem in streets could be regarded as a serious threat to democratic set up. Comment (400 words) Next Topic Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments Question Explain the organizational structure of a ministry in Government of India. What are the challenges faced by the ministry? Give suggestions for enhancing the capacity of this organization to meet these challenges. (400 words) Next Topic Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Polity – Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments Question In the era of liberalization, privatization and globalization critically examine the role of regulatory bodies. How effective have they been in providing a level-playing field for both the public and private players? Illustrate. (400 words) Next Topic Polity – Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Polity – Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments Question “The Secretariat system of work has lent balance, consistency and continuity to the administration and serves as a nucleus for the total machinery of a ministry.” Comment (200 words) Next Topic Polity – Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Polity – Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments Question What do you understand by ‘tenure system’? Examine the importance of the tenure system in increasing the administration efficiency. (200 words) Next Topic  Polity – Regulatory Bodies, Pressure groups, Ministries & departments