Recently, on the occasion of Hindi Divas, the Union Minister of Home Affairs held that if one language can do the work of uniting the country, then it is the most spoken language, Hindi. The remark was made in the context of preserving India's ancient culture and English being an imposed colonial legacy. This has revived the debate… Continue reading One Nation One Language
Context India has an inspirational history of Nalanda, Takshashila and Vikramashila that served as the melting pot of scholars from across the world. Unfortunately, no Indian University is ranked in the top 150 universities globally. Only three Indian institutions – IIT Bombay, IISc Bangalore and IIT Delhi- find a place in the top-200 of the QS… Continue reading Internationalisation of India’s Higher Education
Meaning of slavery • Slavery is lack of freedom and liberty. Freedom means you are unobstructed in living your life as you choose it. ‘Anything less is a form of slavery’ (Wayne Dyer). The great French Philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau said that, ‘man is born free and everywhere he is in chains’. • Man was condemned… Continue reading Essay:-The danger of the past was that men became slaves, the danger of future is that they may become robots.
The approach of the Essay should be to indicate that our urge to achieve success must be supported by good values. These values help us to achieve our goals and also help us in cherishing our success with respect and love. • Lack of values brings only ephemeral or transitory success and even after getting… Continue reading Essay: Try not to Become a Man of Success, but Rather Try to Become a Man of Value.
Essay Topic : Social Media & Its Evils Quotes by famous personalities: “Social media has played a key role in democratising our discourse” - Narendra Modi “Technology and social media have brought power back to the people” - Mark McKinnon “The great thing about social media was how it gave a voice to voiceless people”… Continue reading Essay Topic : Social Media & Its Evils
Essay Topic : Education in India Quotes by famous personalities: “Learning is not the product of Learning is the product of the activity of learners” - John Holt “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” - Nelson Mandela “There is no school equal to a decent home and… Continue reading Essay Material for Education in India
Essay Topic: Agriculture Quotes on Agriculture ● “Agriculture is the most Healthful, most useful and most Noble Employment of Man.” - George Washington ● “Everything can wait, but not Agriculture.” - Jawaharlal Nehru ● “The discovery of agriculture was the first big step toward a civilized life.” - Arthur Keith ● “Agriculture is civilization.” -… Continue reading Material for Essay Topic: Agriculture
''Imagine a world where everyone’s livelihood depends on success in some sport. Everyone can learn and train till they are 18. Then they have to choose to play some sport. But 99% do not get to play the sport they choose, they play a sport that is willing to accept them.'' Here is the all-important… Continue reading Must for Essay:- School education in an uncertain world
Following essay has been asked in this year 2017 UPSC Mains Exam- Section-A: 125 Marks Write any one of the following essay in 1000-1200 words. Farming has lost the ability to be a source of subsistence for majority of farmers in India. Impact of the new economic measures on fiscal ties between the Union and… Continue reading Essay papers (1993-2017)
Whether you love Donald Trump or you hate him, you cannot deny that he has a knack for capturing the zeitgeist. At his acceptance speech at the recently concluded Republican National Convention in Cleveland, the newly anointed presidential candidate declared in no uncertain terms: “Americanism, not globalism, will be our credo.” Trump, presumably, was speaking… Continue reading Is globalism dead?