[Download] UPSC Mains-2016: Essay Paper & Topicwise Essay Papers of last 24 YEARS (1993-2016)

Instructions Section-A: 125 Marks Section-B: 125 Marks Analysis: Against past GS papers! Similarities: Against past Essay papers Essay-list: Topic wise last 24 years (1993-2016) 1) India: Democracy, administration, Society, culture 2) Economy, Development 3) Education 4) Quote based, Philosophy, Ethics 5) Women empowerment [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 29th November, 2016

Payment Banks and Financial Inclusion   News: Airtel Payments Bank started operations on 23 November and seven more private sector participants are expected to start operations in the same segment in the coming months. It will be interesting to see how these non-banking private sector players [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 26th November, 2016

National e-Health Authority (NeHA)   Introduction – What is NeHA Health-services in India are lagging behind in terms of use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT). The common man still archive doctor’s prescriptions, labs and X-ray results as was done decades ago. Till date, the vast majority [...]

[ML16] Mains Revision & Answer Writing: GSM3:- Summary of GST & UBI (Universal Basic Income)- Features, Benefits, Challenges

Prologue GSM3/Economy: GST-Proposed Framework, Benefits, Challenges- Summary GSM3/Poverty: UBI Universal Basic Income for Indian Poor: Benefits, Challenges- Summary Prologue The last part of mains revision and answer writing for selected topics. covered with full length discuss on model answer. Powerpoints available under Mrunal.org/download – [...]

[ML16] Mains Revision & Answer Writing: GSM3-Agriculture: GM-Mustard, Pulses-PPP; Budgeting-advancing date & year, merging plan & non-plan, Rail & General

Prologue GSM3/Agri: Pulses inflation: Arvind Subramanian report, PPP procurement, higher MSP, DBT? GSM3/Agri: GM Mustard, DMH-11 Hybrid should we adopt in India? GSM3/Budgeting: Why Plan-Non plan merger? Is Revenue-Capital sufficient? GSM3/Budgeting: Why Budget advanced to 1st February? Merits, Rationale, Summary GSM3/Budgeting: Why change [...]

[ML16] Mains Revision & Answer Writing: GSM2-Polity: Comparing Referendum, Refugee Crisis; Directly Elected Mayor, Parliamentary Secretary, Office of Profit, ALGO-Trade, NMC

Prologue ML16/GSM2: Polity- Referendum in India? Lessons from BREXIT, Columbia & Scotland ML16/GSM2: Polity- Refugee & Asylum Framework in India? Lessons from EU-Refugee Crisis ML16/GSM2: Polity- Parliamentary Secretary, Office of Profit: Constitutional origins? ML16/GSM2: Polity- Direct Mayor system in ULBs, Private Member's Bill- [...]