It helped me in collecting variety of Qs and also helped me analyse my reactions to Qs that I did not know answer to. We included a variety of Qs and tried to grill each other too.
It helped both of us a lot. I started reading newspaper during this section of UPSC preparation ie interview and not for pre or mains which I had covered online. My interview experience- I have got marks. I was very calm and smiling throughout the interview. I treated it as if I was talking to the elders in my family.
I am not sure of the duration of interview. But i think it went on for mins I felt that my interview went well. I could not answer 3 questions but I calmly managed, smilingly said sorry I do not know it. My Qs and answers Ms. Earlier got busy with marriage and motherhood, now I had time, so started preparation and left the job — U worked for 8 years in financial services sector, what was the motivation?
What kept you going? Is regulator sleeping? I will try to focus on impriving transparency and accountability in the public sector as well. Having said that, there will be several things that will be in continuation such as skills of time manegment, pressure management, stakeholder management etc. Other members — 39 Indians got killed in Iraq, Do you think Govt handled the situation well? Families of the emigrants should have been personally informed instead of the families coming to know of such a sad news through parliamentary proceedings — Facebook data leak issue- do you think these social media firms are taking users for a ride?
Soultion is that we need to have a comprehensive law on protection of user privacy and stringent action should be taken against offender firms. If used for spreading fake rumours, to incite violence etc then it will divide society but if used rightly, it has immense potential to revolutionise our lives. So, we should make optimal and judicious use of social media — Some misinterpretation of one of my answers by a member to which he asked me that I was earning pretty well already, still why I need more money , why?
Then sir explained the concept to me, I nodded and said yes sir, I thought so — Narcotic problem in India today, how will u handle them in a district? What are the drugs consumed by the ppl? At district level, my focus would be on sound implementation of the laws, effective rehabilitation of drug users, enhancing employment opportunities for the youth and promoting better integration into the family life so that families act as a support system and prevent one from falling into the drug trap — Children are committing suicide, why?
To curb this, we should revamp our education system and we must teach our students how to live a fulfilling life and not just focus on enabling them to make money. A cost effective and yet efficient solution is having counselling facilities in schools and encouraging the students to seek help when in trouble. Another factor is burden of excessive expectations from the bahu who is expected to do a double shift in office as well as home — Are joint families good for women empowerment?
Some positive developments that are taking place in this field are — recently Niti Aayog proposed ranking of sports bodies and linking the fuund devolution to the performance in ranking — What are the groundlevel differences that you have experienced travelling in metro in Gurgaon and in Delhi- One is a PPP public pvt partnership , other is Govt owned.
I said I have nt travelled in Gurgaon metro He asked, others would have travelled n shared their experiences.. Why is India not able to successfully execute them?
Secondly, these investments are long term in nature. So we should not expect high returns in the short term. Further, I would still advise you to invest in mutual funds keeping in mind your risk appetite and needs. There are debt, equity as well as liquid mutual funds. Give Egs… Colonial hangover means those things that are a relic from colonial times even if not relevant to modern times. Is this your approach to all the things- saying this is correct but this is also correct, will you be able to take decisions based on this?
But are Hindi-speaking students able to crack the exam? Kum se kum layak to baniye is job ke liye. Ek application to aapse likhi jaati nahin hai!
Dixit offers explanations for what has horribly gone wrong with Allahabad University. In , English was made an optional subject and at the same time reservation was implemented in selection of teachers.
And politicians must take the credit for this mess, especially Mulayam Singh Yadav who scrapped Anti-Copying Act in the early s. Young Mithilesh Yadav is one of them. There is a perception that Hindi medium students are not smart and those coming from private schools are intelligent, says the year-old who is taking the civil services examination this month in Hindi medium.
A graduate, Yadav had maths, physics and chemistry as her main subjects in college. Her friend Harshit Tiwari is equally charged up over the Hindi-English debate. Do they know Hindi? How would they communicate? On the one hand you are conducting exams in Hindi and on the other you are ensuring that Hindi students fail.
Declare that only those who can talk and write English are eligible for exams. One can write a good essay only when he can comprehend the idea of the topic. Tips for Writing Essay First and foremost is allocation of optimum time for both essays that is one and half hours. Further we must allocate judiciously this time among different parts of the essay. Correct choice of topic and the appropriate method of writing are important.
The whole essay can be divided into three parts such as Introduction, Body and Conclusion for the sake of analysing. The body primarily incorporates the detail information and takes all the aspects into consideration.
It is not a collection of facts and figures only but a interrelated flow of Ideas and perception.
The essay paper tests the personality of the individual and how he approaches any topic. Discuss with others to get a holistic view on important issues. I Linked the topics with current affairs. Further, I would still advise you to invest in mutual funds keeping in mind your risk appetite and needs.
I could not answer 3 questions but I calmly managed, smilingly said sorry I do not know it. Tips for Writing Essay First and foremost is allocation of optimum time for both essays that is one and half hours.
Revised standard books multiple times again what I had done during preliminary.
Declare that only those who can talk and write English are eligible for exams. Further, different people have different backgrounds. I also diligently attempted last prelims revision plan of Insights. I started doing the test series in the last 2 months before pre.
I joined a test series for my optional Sociology at Nice IAS Praveen Kishore sir after preliminary exam which helped me a lot in structuring my answers and understanding the concepts lucidly coming from a science background and taking up a humanities subject, I found it difficult to prepare on my own, Test series helped in clearing the doubts. I did not have a plan when I started out. Earlier got busy with marriage and motherhood, now I had time, so started preparation and left the job — U worked for 8 years in financial services sector, what was the motivation? I reflected back on my entire life and made notes of the good things and the bad things that I had done in life and tried to use real life examples in my answers.
I was very calm and smiling throughout the interview. Earlier got busy with marriage and motherhood, now I had time, so started preparation and left the job — U worked for 8 years in financial services sector, what was the motivation? Give Egs… Colonial hangover means those things that are a relic from colonial times even if not relevant to modern times. Mahaptra Sir classroom notes — I did Paper 2 Thinkers from this, which has been covered in minute detail. Enjoy your student life and diligently study your academic curriculum itself I am saying this because one cannot prepare at a high pitch for a very long period of time, it should not happen that burnout happens even before you reach the crucial stage of preparation which is graduation end.