GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1  India wants to mobilize resources to the tune of one trillion dollars during the next five years for investment in the infrastructure sector. How it can be done? What are the sources of funding? Analyze. (300 Words) Question 2  Examine the role of Infrastructure in Inclusive Development. (300 Words) Question 3 What is PPP? …

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1  What is non-plan expenditure? Highlight its importance in resource mobilization for planning. (200 Words) Question 2  Write a note on the role of savings and investment in financing the development in India. (200 Words) Question 3 “The rising current account deficit is a source of serious concern to the economy, and if left unchecked, …

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1 ”The 42nd Amendment Act was Practically a revision of the Constitution”. Comment (200 words) Question 2 “The process of constitutional amendment should not be resorted to for the pupose of overriding unwelcome judicial verdicts so often as would generate in the minds of lay public an irreverence for the Judiciary”. Comment (200 words) Next …

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1 Essentially all that is contained in part IV-A of the Constitution is just a codification of tasks integral to the Indian way of life. Critically examine this statement. Question 2 The core of the commitment to social revolution lies in Part-III and Part-IV of the Indian Constitution.  Discuss. Question 3 What do you …

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1 In India it appears that the Fundamental Rights have both created a new equality and have helped to preserve individual liberty. Comment. Question 2 What was the necessity of including formation of cooperative society as a fundamental right? Substantiate. Question 3 The Kesavananda Bharati case was the culmination of a serious conflict between …

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1  Describe with examples the distinctive features of Indo-Islamic architecture in India. (200 Words) Question 2  Discuss the nature, form, and purpose of the literature produced by the Bhakti saints during Bhakti movement in medieval India. Tomorrow’s Topics Indian art forms

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 16, December 2013 1. “The idea of developing shale oil and gas, mainly by the U.S. and Canada, has galvanised the geopolitics of the energy market.” Comment. (200 Words) The Hindu Reference 2. What are the advantages of Bitocoin? Explain in the Indian context. (200 Words) The Hindu 3. Differentiate between copyright and copyleft.  (100 …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 116

QUESTIONS: 30/11/2013 ( institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of vulnerable sections) Analyze the functioning of NHRC in India. (200 Words) The statistics presented in the recently released National Crime Records Bureau report 2012, reaffirm the rising trend of crimes against women. The abysmal conviction rate for these crimes reveals the ineptness of the …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 111

QUESTIONS: 25/11/2013 (India and Neighboring countries) “A sub-regional energy grid between Bhutan, India and Bangladesh can become an effective conduit for strengthening sub-regional diplomacy and help in addressing the latent but underlying concerns of Bhutan, which have the potential to impact India–Bhutan bilateral relations in the long term.” Elaborate. (250 Words) “An important bilateral issue …

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  

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 …

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 – 100!

QUESTIONS: 08/11/2011 – Day – 100! Domestic resource mobilization, though central to the process of Indian economic growth, is characterized by various constraints. Explain. (CSE 2012/150 words) Spell out the object and reasons of Part IV-A of the Constitution of India. Do you support this addition to the constitution of India? Give reasons and also …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 97

QUESTIONS: 05/11/2013 “North-South Cooperation is historical responsibility, South-South cooperation is voluntary partnership.” Comment. (200 words) ” Either terrorism triumphs or Civilization triumphs.” Comment on the above statement (200 Words) Explain the impact of coalition politics on India’s foreign policy since late 1990s. (200 Words) GUIDELINES ARCHIVES No references required

GS – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 90!!!!

QUESTIONS: 28/10/2013(Topics:  Land reforms in India; Food security; Impact of schemes) Evaluate the track record of land reform in India in its various aspects, bringing out inter state differences. How would you interpret this record? (250 Words) What do you think has been the impact of Targeted Public  Distribution System in India on food security for the poor? …

GS – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 89

QUESTIONS: 26/10/2013  Critically assess the impact of urbanization on the socio-economic situation in India (150 Words) Critically examine the impact of New Industrial policy initiated in 1991 in India. (150 Words) Distinguish between cooperative, contractual and corporate farming. Which of these is best suited for India and why? (250 Words) Explain why in spite of …

GS – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 88

QUESTIONS: 25/10/2013 “The relationship between India and the Central Asian countries despite close historical & cultural contacts has not progressed to the desired extent.” Analyze. (250 Words) Identify the major electoral reforms which are necessary in the Indian political system. Evaluate the measures taken so far by the government in this regard. (250 Words) What …

GS – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 87

QUESTIONS: 23/10/2013 (Topics: Executive; Ethics; international relations; urbanization) Critically analyze the question of death sentence and Presidential clemency. (250 Words) Is there still a role for the concept of balance of power in contemporary international politics? Discuss (2011/200 Words) What do you understand by the term ‘counter-urbanization’ in the Indian context? (100 Words) GUIDELINES ARCHIVES