Insights Secure Prelims-2014: UPSC Practice Questions, June 13, 2014

Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 5 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 Information Welcome to Insights Secure Prelims – 2014 initiative. The following questions are based on current events that appear in PIB (Public Information Bureau) and from some important newspapers. To view Solutions, follow these instructions: Click on – ‘Start Quiz’ …

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question ‘If imperialism is viewed as a phase of the struggle for power between States, its result must be judged in terms of its role in power politics’. Explain. (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

Insights Secure-2014: UPSC Questions On Current Events and General Studies, June 16, 2014

ARCHIVES 16 June 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1.Critically examine the measures taken by the government to ensure safety for workers in industries. Business Standard 2.Do you agree with the view that centralisation of decision-making powers and concentration of more powers with the Prime Minister would eventually lead to an authoritarian …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions of Current Events and General Studies

ARCHIVES 13 June 2014 Answer ALL the following in about 200  words 1.Critically comment on the issue of Sir Creek between India and Pakistan. The Indian Express 2.What is a ‘city system’? Explain how and why reforming municipal bodies is crucial to reforming city systems. The Indian Express 3.Critically evaluate the strategic significance of the …

Insights Secure-2014: UPSC Questions On Current Events and General Studies

ARCHIVES 12 June 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1.What changes have been proposed to Industrial Disputes Act and Factories Act to bring labour reforms in India? Critically examine. Business Standard 2.By giving examples from different parts of the world, discuss the benefits of high speed rail to India. Examine the impediments involved in expanding high …

Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events and General Studies

[adrotate banner=”7″] ARCHIVES 07 June 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1.Examine what measures were recommended by the Second Administrative Reforms Commission to bring speed and efficiency in governance. Business Standard The Hindu 2.Critically comment on the nature of foreign institutional investment in the Indian stock markets. Do you think their higher …

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism Question What do you understand by Imperialism? How did it affect the people of Asia in the nineteenth century? (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism

HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: WORLD HISTORY – Industrial Revolution Question Give a critical account of the progress of mercantalism in the 17th century. How far is it correct to say that it paved the way for the Industrial Revolution? (200 words) Next Topic WORLD HISTORY – Imperialism and colonialism