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HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Themes in Ancient period

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Discuss the cultural impact of India of the South-East Asia during the ancient period. (200 words)

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POLITICAL SCIENCE – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Paper 2 – Indian government and politics – Party system

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Explain “the congress system in India” in the writing of Rajni Kothari.  (200 words)

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PSYCHOLOGY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Application of psychology to environment

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“Carbon dioxide does not just cause global climate change, but human mental change”.Comment. (200 words)

 

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SOCIOLOGY– Daily Answer Writing Challenge

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How do formal and informal organization of work influence labors mobility ?  Explain with  examples. (200 words)

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HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Themes in Ancient period

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Examine the role of guilds in the economic life of ancient India. (200 words)

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POLITICAL SCIENCE – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Paper 2 – Indian government and politics – Party system

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What are Pressure groups? How do they work?. Explain by giving an example relevant to the indian context.  (200 words)

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PSYCHOLOGY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Language and Communication

Question 

How Self-Awareness Leads to Effective Communication? (200 words)

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SOCIOLOGY– Daily Answer Writing Challenge

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Socialization and social control are complimentary to each other in maintaining Social Order – Elucidate your answer with appropriate illustrations. (200 words)

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HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Themes in Ancient period

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How far is it correct to say that the Indians of the ancient period indulged only metaphysical things and not in the development of pure sciences? (200 words)

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POLITICAL SCIENCE – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Paper 2 – Indian government and politics – Party system

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What has been the recent trends in electoral behavior in India since 1990′s? (200 words)

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PSYCHOLOGY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Motivation and Emotion

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Discuss the Psychological problems faced by a Person before committing suicide?”What Solutions can you recommend to overcome the problems? (200 words)

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SOCIOLOGY– Daily Answer Writing Challenge

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Explain how open and closed systems of stratification are undergoing transformation in the emergence of new hierarchical social order in societies. (200 words)

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Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events

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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

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2. With examples examine various factors that affect institutional procedures and conventions while appointing a person to top posts in India. Also comment what effect these factors can have on these institutions and on democracy as a whole.

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3. Examine and comment on various contentious issues concerning clinical trials in India.

Business Standard

4. Discuss the evolution of India’s patent laws since independence. Are they compliant with international agreements? Examine.

Business Standard

5. What judicial reforms are needed in India? Towards this what measures have been taken by the governments at the centre? Examine.

The Hindu

6. Write a note on the significance of the Constitution (One Hundred And Twentieth Amendment) Bill 2013.

The Hindu

 

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HISTORY – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Themes in Ancient period

Question 

Discuss the ancient Indian contacts with South-East Asia with reference to causes, chronology and original home of the migrators. What was the impact of these contacts on the art of Kambuja and Java? (200 words)

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POLITICAL SCIENCE – Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Topic: Paper 2 – Indian government and politics – Party system

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Analyse the pattern of coalition politics in India in the last two decades.(200 words)

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