Prelims Question Paper 2017

General Studies Paper I Q1. With reference to the Parliament of India, consider the following statements: A private member’s bill is a bill presented by a Member of Parliament who is not elected but only nominated by the President of India. Recently, a private member’s bill has been passed in the Parliament of India for

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Mains Question Paper 2016

Essay Paper Section A If development is not engendered, it is endangered Need brings greed, if greed increases it spoils breed Water disputes between states in federal India Innovation is the key determinant of economic growth and social welfare Section B Cooperative federalism: Myth or reality Cyberspace and internet: Blessing or curse to the human

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Prelims Question Paper 2016

General Studies Paper I  Q1. With reference to ‘stand up india scheme’, which of the following statement is/are correct? Its purpose is to promote entrepreneurship among SC/ST and women entrepreneurs. It provides for refinance through SIDBI. Select the correct answer using the code given below. 1 only 2 only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1

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Prelims Question Paper 2015

General Studies Paper I Q1. With reference to the Cabinet Mission, which of the following statements is/are correct? It  recommended government a federal government. It enlarged the powers of the Indian Courts. It provided for more Indians ill the ICS. Select the correct answer using the code given below. 1 only 2 and 3 1

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Mains Question Paper 2015

Essay Paper Section – A Lending hands to someone is better than giving a dole. Quick but steady wins the race. Character of an institution is reflected in its leader. Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make a man more clever devil. Section – B Technology cannot replace manpower. Crisis

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Mains Question Paper 2014

Essay Paper Section-A With greater power comes greater responsibility. Is the growing level of competition good for the youth? Are the standardized tests good measure of academic ability or progress? Words are sharper than the two-edged sword. Section-B Was it the policy paralysis or the paralysis of implementation which slowed the growth of our country?

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Prelims Question Paper 2014

General Studies Paper I Q1. The Partition of Bengal made by Lord Curzon in 1905 lasted until the First World War when Indian troops were needed by the British and the partition was ended. King George V abrogated Curzon’s Act at the Royal Darbar in Delhi in 1911 Gandhiji launched his Civil Disobedience Movement the

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Mains Question Paper 2013

Essay Paper Be the change you want to see in others – Gandhiji. Is the Colonial mentality hindering India’s Success? GDP (Gross Domestic Product) along with GDH (Gross Domestic Happiness) would be the right indices for judging the well-being of a country. Science and technology is the panacea for the growth and security of the

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Prelims Question Paper 2013

General Studies Paper I Q1. What will follow if a Money Bill is substantially amended by the Rajya Sabha? The Lok Sabha may still proceed with the Bill, accepting or not accepting the recommendations of the Rajya Sabha The Lok Sabha cannot consider the Bill further The Lok Sabha may send the Bill to the

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