IAS Mains Important Essay Topics
India’s poor ranking in Environmental Performance Index 2018 & Impact
Jan 25, 2018India has the world’s largest population without access to modern energy services. Over 800 million people rely on traditional biomass for cooking. As per the most recent data available, 75% of the rural population depend on solid fuels for cooking and heating in India. This is surely a cause of concern.
Cleaning of River Ganga: Programmes & Achievements
Dec 27, 2017Rapidly increasing population, rising standards of living and exponential growth of industrialization and urbanization has exposed water resources, in general, and rivers, in particular, to various forms of degradation. The mighty Ganga is no exception.
IAS Exam Essay 2017:Relevance of Non-Alignment Movement (NAM)
Nov 8, 2017The countries of the Non-Aligned Movement represent nearly two-thirds of the United Nations' members and contain 55% of the world population. But the relevance of NAM is diluting as the world is becoming multipolar and geoeconomic interests are overpowering the geostrategic interests. Here, we are providing an outline of the relevance of NAM in today's multipolar world as asked recently in the IAS Exam Essay paper 2017.
IAS Exam: India against Terrorism
Nov 19, 2016Terrorism has become a global issue which causing hindrance for the existence of humanity on earth. The IAS aspirants must have the knowledge of India’s stand against the menace of terrorism. Here, we have provided India’s approach to deal with the problem of terrorism within its territory and outside of its territory.
IAS Exam: Environmental Concern is changing the course of International Politics
Nov 15, 2016Ecological Footprint and the Carrying Capacity became the buzzwords in the International Politics since 1992. The International Politics is moving towards the consensus to achieve the Environmental goals spelt out in the UNFCC in 1992. Let us analyse, how the Environmental Concerns is shaping the world Politics.
IAS Main Exam : Energy Security in India
Nov 4, 2016Energy security is the prerequisite for any nation to become a super power. In India we don’t have the Energy security but in near future we will be having energy surplus nation. See here the real analysis for the Energy Security Initiative taken by GOI
Current Affairs Analysis : Geospatial Information Regulation Bill
Aug 29, 2016Current Affairs is the key for the IAS Preparation and it is well established after the IAS Prelims Exam. But as we said earlier also, Its the Current Affairs background and Analysis which help in the IAS Main Exam and it is the imperative for the IAS Prepration. In recent years, the nature of questions asked in UPSC IAS Mains as well as Prelims Exam has changed significantly. Please read this important current affairs analysis of the Geospatial Information Regulation Bill
IAS Exam : Agriculture Marketing in India
Jun 23, 2016Agriculture is the main stay of the Indian Economy and their are various Government Schemes which are trying to minimise the burden of the Indian Farmers. Agriculture is also a very important topic for the IAS Exam. This article is all about the Agriculture Marketing in India and the APMC ACT.
UPSC IAS Exam : Drought in India
Jun 21, 2016Indian Economy is very much depends on the interaction of Monsoon and Drought. Each year Monsoon and its predictions are done and strategies are suggested to mitigate the drought in India. Here are the comprehensive approach to understand the drought in India
UPSC IAS Exam: Cooperative federalism in India
May 6, 2016IAS Preparation always requires a good understanding of UPSC Syllabus as a whole which comprises of Indian Polity, Indian Economy, Geography as a whole and Geography of India as a whole and the other Topics of Socio- Economic importance. Cooperative Federalism is one such important Topic for the Civil Services
UPSC IAS Exam: Animal Husbandry in India
May 6, 2016A Civil Services aspirant should try his/her best to prepare every burning topics of National and International importance for the UPSC IAS Exam. There is huge possibility of asking questions from such topics in Civil Services IAS Prelims as well as in IAS Mains Exams. So, in a regular interval, we are trying to provide such study materials which are more informative and very much helpful for the Preparation of Essay and General Studies Papers of UPSC IAS Mains Exam.
UPSC IAS EXAM : Nuclear Security Summit
Apr 20, 2016IAS Exam always ask the question on the issue of National and International Importance. Nuclear Security Summit was one such issue which will change and affect the interaction of Nuclear for Peaceful purpose among the countries.
IAS Exam:Religious Liberty and Women Rights
Apr 19, 2016IAS Exam preparation serves as a turning point in the candidates life irrespective of his or her selection inthe Civil Services. IAS Preparation changes the life of the candidates his perspective and the outlook towards life. Rights,Lberty and Duties are the intertwined concepts and requires deeper understanding of their inter-relationship of all the three.
IAS Exam:Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan
Apr 18, 2016Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan will be a flagship program of the Government of India to propagate the information regarding the vaious goverment schemes for the farmers in the villages.
IAS Exam : Fourth Industrial Revolution: Impact and Implication
Apr 18, 2016Fourth Industrial Revolution: what it is, how to respond, has three things about the ongoing transformation and advancement mark it out as a new phase rather than a prolongation of the current revolution Scope, Velocity and Systems impact.
UPSC Preparation: Best books to refer for English Paper of Civil Services Main Exam/IAS English preparation books
The UPSC Mains Exam is just a few months away and the commission has already announced the UPSC 2017 Mains Timetable and the Detailed Application Form has also been released.
Here, we bring a list of best books to refer to prepare for the English Compulsory paper of UPSC Civil Service (Main) Exam.
Best books for the preparation of English Paper for Civil Services Main Exam.
Book Name: Compulsory English
Author: A P Bhardwaj
The Compulsory English Book comes handy to IAS Aspirants preparing for the Civil Services Main Exam. It is highly recommended to aspirants who want to learn Compulsory English of the UPSC Mains Exam.
This book will be an asset for UPSC Exams and other competitive exams.
This book contains sufficient explanation of concepts with examples that will make the learning process easier for aspirants’.
Book Name: Contemporary Essays For Civil Services Examinations
Author: Ramesh Singh
This book provides gives an insight on writing excellent essays. This book is highly recommended to IAS Aspirants.
- It is considered as prerequisites of a good essay.
- The book provides introductory write-up on the art of essay writing
- This book provides reference to vital government data and documents in most essays
- The topics in the book are meticulously designed to the present situation that will meet the aid the aspirants’ in their preparation.
Book Name: UPSC Civil Services Main Exam – Indian Society: A General Overview 1st Edition
Author Name: B. Ramaswamy
This book will aid the UPSC Aspirants to understand the formation of Indian Society and its cultures and contains all the details of Indian Society.
The book contains in-depth information of Indian Society and topics like
- Salient features of Indian society, diversity of India
- Role of women and women’s organization, effects of globalization on Indian society, social empowerment, communalism, regionalism and secularism
- Population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies
Book Name: Unique Quintessence of a Compendium of Essays
Author Name: J K Chopra
This book is regarded as one of the best essay books for the UPSC Mains Exam Preparation.
- The book consists of 120 essays.
- Covers political, economic, social and other topics
- Gives a descent idea to the students about essay writing
- This book also contains solved previous years civil services question papers
Book Name: The Vault of Essay
Author Name: Jha Y N
This is all about UPSC Exams and contains topics that cover almost all the sections of the civil services exam. IT is highly recommended to IAS Aspirants to go through this book to get a good hold on the essay writing.
This book covers Essays on topics like-
- Political & Economic Issues
- National & International Issues
- Social Issues
- Science-Tech, Environmental & Ecological Issues
- Philosophical & Quotation Based Issues
- Cultural Issues & Personalities