Tag - arguments

[Answerkey] Reasoning, Syllogism, Subaltern arguments, Coding-Decoding, Sequence-Series MCQS in UGC JRF/NET-2017 solved with explanation

Reasoning Questions in UGC/NET exam Sequence Series (2 MCQ) Coding Decoding (1 MCQ) Odd man out (1 MCQ) Syllogism (2 MCQs) Philosophical Logic theory (4 MCQs) Reasoning Questions in UGC/NET exam In previous years’ UGC-NET/JRF exams This time in January 2017 They ask ~10 MCQs from reasoning [...]

[Polity] Surrogate Mothers: Meaning, Arguments in favor and against, legal framework in India

What is Surrogate reproduction? What is the problem in Surrogacy? What is Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2010? Arguments for Essay/ Group discussion (GD) Anti-Surrogacy Pro-Surrogacy Arguments What is Surrogate reproduction? Husband has healthy sperms and Wife has healthy eggs but Wife cannot carry [...]

National Investment Board

[Economy] National Investment Board (NIB): Meaning, Functions, Anti-Arguments

Infrastructure Bottlenecks? What is National Investment Board (NIB)? Functions of National Investment Board (NIB)? Anti-argument/Objections against NIB? Infrastructure Bottlenecks? Infrastructure= railways, roads, ports, thermal plants etc. that are essential for other economic activities. Infrastructure projects worth over Rs 7 lakh crore are pending because [...]

Lobbying Nira Radia

[Polity] Lobbying: Meaning, pro-anti arguments, Nira Radia, Gulam Nabi Fai, Wal-mart

Introduction to terms related Lobbying Why is it called Lobbying? How is lobbying done? Lobbying in USA Lobbying in India Lobbying vs Bribery Controversies related to Lobbying #1: RadiaGATE #2: Gulam Nabi Fai: Anti-Kashmir lobbying in USA #3: Wal-Mart Lobbying: FDI in Multibrand [...]

[Land Ceiling] Meaning, Reasons, Pro and Anti Arguments

Prologue What is Land Ceiling? Why Ceiling on Land holdings? Land Ceiling in India Land Ceilings: Benefits/Advantages/Positive Points With political Will Production increased Employment increased Naxal reduced Social Justice Growth of New political parties Land Ceiling: Pro and Anti arguments Mock Questions Prologue So far [...]

Nigvekar report- feedback from President CAG CIC

[Nigvekar] What Dr.Kalam, CAG, CIC & UPSC members told him + Age-attempt reduction arguments (Part 1 of 4)

Prologue [Input] From UPSC members: Rajni Razdan, Alka Sirohi, KK Paul [Input] UPSC members: IMG Khan & Lt.Gen Surinder Nath (retired) [Input] Dr.APJ Kalam [Input] Directors of LBSNAA, SVNPA, IIPM, NDA et al [Input] CIC Satyananda Mishra [Input] CAG Vinod Rai Why Reduce [...]

Evolution of Banking sector in India upto New Bank Licence

[Economy] New Bank Licences: Bandhan, IDFC, Bharatiya Mahila Bank; Differential Bank licences, Bimal Jalan Committee, Narsimhan Committee; arguments favor against, Bank nationalization, Historic evolution of Banking sector in India

Prologue Banking sector in British India Birth of RBI Banking sector Post Independence Narsimhan Committee I (1991) Bank licences: 1st Round (1993) Narsimhan Committee II (1998) New Bank licences 2nd round (2001) New Bank licences 3rd Round (2013-14) Bandhan Microfinance and IDFC In [...]

Disinvestment & shutting down HMT watches

[Disinvestment] Timeline, Methods, Pro & Anti Arguments, Modi Policy on PSU reforms and Disinvestment

Prologue Disinvestment Timeline in India Two methods of disinvestment Retail investors’ participation? Hardly! Disinvestment: arguments in favor and against Modi-Reform1: Disinvesting NHPC, Coal India, ONGC Modi Reform2: Revive 5 and shut down 6 Mock Questions Prologue Combining Disinvestment theory and current affairs topics scattered around [...]

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)

[Diplomacy] AIIB: Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank- purpose, structure, India’s interests- pro & anti arguments

Background AIIB: Chinese interest #1: Make truckload of profit #2: help in Maritime Silk policy #3: Counter US-Japan dominated IMF+ADB AIIB: Membership Who has not joined? AIIB Structure Shareholding and Voting Power Pro Arguments: India will benefit because #1: something is better than [...]

Are the management principles universal in nature ? Bring out the arguments in favour of and against the universality of management principle Or “‘Management process is universally applicable”. Comment.

Ans. Universality of management suggests that the manager uses the same managerial skills ·and principles in each managerial position held in various organizations. The universality of management has two connotations as follows- (i) Management principles can be successfully applied to different types of organizations. In [...]