Insights Secure Prelims-2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 29 April 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to   Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System (IRNSS), consider the following statements ISRO Navigation Centre (INC) at Byalalu, is the nerve center of the IRNSS Ground Segment. All of its seven Satellites will be placed in the Geostationary Equatorial orbit The navigation software for IRNSS is being developed with the …

Insights Secure Prelims-2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 28 April 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to Nirbhaya Fund, consider the following statements This fund has been established to provide rehabilitation and legal aid to rape victims The proposal include setting up of a unified system at the National Level (National Vehicle Security and Tracking System) and State level (City Command and Control …

Insights Secure Prelims-2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 26 April 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to deep sea mining, consider the following statements Sulfide deposits which are found near hydrothermal vents are rich in Iron, Manganese and Aluminium ores Polymetallic nodules, which are rich in zinc, silver and gold deposits are found in abyssal plains of oceans Till today no company has …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 26 April 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. Write a note on human pluripotent stem cells (iPSC). How these cells are different from  human embryonic stem cells (hESC)? Examine. The Hindu 2. Explain the differences between estuary and delta. Give examples with reference to India and explain why certain rivers form estuary …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

ARCHIVES 25 April 2014 Topic: World History – World Wars Question: Briefly analyze Muslim and Hindu fundamentalist ideologies of the 1990’s and comment whether or not they resemble ideologies of the 1920’s and 1930’s such as Nazism and Fascism? (200 Words) Reference Norman Lowe – Modern World History Topic: Science and Technology Question What do you mean …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 25 April 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. Critically comment on various problems faced by women at workplaces and social constraints that hinder their career growth. Business Standard 2. What were the underlying reasons for colonialism? Do you think policies of developed countries vis-a-vis developing and poor countries reflect those …

General Studies – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

ARCHIVES 24 April 2014 Topic: World History – World Wars Question: It has been said that the Soviet Union became the first totalitarian state in the twentieth century. Do you agree with this statement? If so, when and how did it develop its totalitarian institutions? (200 Words) Reference Norman Lowe – Modern World History Reference BBC Topic: …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

From today, Secure Prelims 2014 begins. Click here for more information ARCHIVES 24 April 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. Write a short note on EU Blue Card. Business Standard 2. Immigration issue, especially in the case of highly skilled professionals, is a thorny issue between India and the European Union. What …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 22 April 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. Should CAG be allowed to audit accounts of private companies? Comment on the concerns expressed on Supreme Court’s recent  judgement allowing CAG to audit accounts of private telecommunications companies. Business Standard The Hindu 2. With examples examine various factors that affect institutional procedures …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 21 April 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. Do you think establishing a separate fund such as National Investment Fund would help the infrastructure sector grow? If yes, examine how it should be governed and from where funds can be mobilized. Business Standard 2. What were Kirit Parikh Committee‘s recommendations related …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 18 April 2014 Answer ALL the following questions in about 200 words 1. Examine the structure, mandate and importance of International Finance Corporation (IFC). What is the criteria being followed by IFC when it lends money? Critically examine. Business Standard 2. Explain how technology can be harnessed to bring sanitation to Indian villages and …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

ARCHIVES 15, April 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1. What is India’s nuclear doctrine? Does it need a revision? Substantiate. Business Standard 2. Examine the emerging threats to food crops in India. What should be done to ensure their productivity and growth to meet growing demand for food? Comment. Business Standard 3. …

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 …