GEOGRAPHY – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Economic Geography – RESOURCES Question Assess as to how surface water utilisation affects food production and food security in the country. (300 words/CSM 2010) Map Pointing On the outline map of india mark the location of all of the following. Also write the significance of these locations, whether physical/commercial/economic/ecological/  environmental/cultural in not more than 40 words: …

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ENVIRONMENT, BIODIVERSITY

Question 1  “Reform in EIA is critical for the balance between growth and development, environment and biodiversity”. In the light of the statement analyze the Supreme Court idea of having a national regulator for environmental impact assessment.  (200 words) Source:  http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2014-03-11/news/48118406_1_clearance-project-proponents-new-regulator  http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2014-03-11/news/48118469_1_assessment-process-eac-cabinet-secy Question 2 “While applications of induced pluripotent stem cells in stem cell therapy may be …

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: POLITY – PRESIDENT;GOVERNOR;STATE ASSEMBLIES; JUDICIARY; DISPUTE REDRESSAL MECHANISMS Question It is true that the courts have wide powers of judicial review of Constitutional and statutory provisions. These powers, however, must be exercised with great caution and self-control. Critically examine.(400 words) Next Topic POLITY – PRESIDENT;GOVERNOR;STATE ASSEMBLIES; JUDICIARY; DISPUTE REDRESSAL MECHANISMS

PHILOSOPHY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: INDIAN PHILOSOPHY – BUDDHISM  Question  Explain the Buddhists’ position of ‘Impermanence’ and show how the idea of Impermanence leads to the theory of momentariness of reality. [UPSC 2013/250 words] Next Topic INDIAN PHILOSOPHY – BUDDHISM

GEOGRAPHY – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Economic Geography – RESOURCES Question  Write about Karewa deposits and their economic significance. (150 words/CSM 2011) Map Pointing On the outline map of india mark the location of all of the following. Also write the significance of these locations, whether physical/commercial/economic/ecological/ environmental/cultural in not more than 40 words 1. Bhavani 2. Periyar 3.Stanley Reservoir 4.Javadi hills …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 14, March 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 words 1. According to data released by the Planning Commission, Poverty among the marginalised saw steep fall in FY05-FY12. In your opinion what are the possible factors that contributed to this positive development? Critically analyze. Business Standard 2. Post sovereign debt crisis in Europe, …

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Organisations- Structure and forms Question  “In order to make full use of the opportunities provided by globalization, developing countries need, among other things, to reinvest in their public sector and enhance their capacity for policy analysis, formulation and implementation.” Discuss.[300 Words] Next Topic Organisations- Structure and forms

GENERAL STUDIES – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: POLITY – PRESIDENT;GOVERNOR;STATE ASSEMBLIES; JUDICIARY; DISPUTE REDRESSAL MECHANISMS Question The role of the governor today is chiefly that of a representative or an agent of the Centre carrying out Centre’s bidding. How far do you agree with this point of view? Critically analyze. (400 words) Next Topic POLITY – PRESIDENT;GOVERNOR;STATE ASSEMBLIES; JUDICIARY; DISPUTE REDRESSAL MECHANISMS