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Government has set ambitious targets for the Solar power production in India. It has emerged that solar power is now better positioned to go beyond localised production and usage, and compete, in any meaningful way, with conventional power, but the production of solar power has to face many hurdles. Comment.
The launch of the 100th satellite by ISRO signifies both its glorious achievements and also the bright future of India’s space programme. Give a brief review of Indian space programme & discuss significance of PSLV C-40 launch.Level(1)View/Post Answer
Explain how Resourcesat series of ISRO has contributed to socio-economic growth of country?Level(1)View/Post Answer
What do you understand by term ‘Cryogenics’? Discuss significance of cryogenic technology for Indian space programme?Level(1)View/Post Answer
Discuss the significance of RLV-TD for Indian space programme & challenges it is likely to face in this endeavor.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Discuss applications of GSAT-9 satellite & explain how it can help in regional integration? Will India's strident regional space diplomacy yield results?Level(2)View/Post Answer
India was denied cryogenic engine technology two decades back by the major powers of the world powers. It was the mainstay of India’s ambitious space programme. India developed its own cryogenic engine. Elucidate the importance of Cryogenic Engine in the context of Indian space.
Describe briefly the different phases of India’s nuclear energy programme.Level(2)View/Post Answer
The current technology of nuclear power generation is based upon the fission process. What are the alternate methods possible for the generation of nuclear power?Level(2)View/Post Answer
Given the accelerated pace of development & demand for energy, would you consider nuclear energy as a viable option for India’s future?Level(2)View/Post Answer
“Kundankulam nuclear power plant is unsafe & Indian Fukushima cannot be ruled out.” In view of this statement, discuss the controversy regarding the establishment of nuclear power plant?Level(2)View/Post Answer
Expert opinion is sharply divided regarding the advisability or otherwise of building nuclear power plants in India. Summarize the chief arguments on either side & suggest what according to you would be a wiser policy.Level(2)View/Post Answer
The world has to produce 60-80 per cent more food by 2050 to feed its nine billion people. Discuss how plant biotechnology can boost the production of the food crops by up to three times & meet challenges of rising population.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Introduction of GM Mustard can herald a new era of GM food crops in India. But expert opinion is sharply divided on introduction of GM crops. Summarize the chief arguments on either side & suggest what according to you would be wiser policy.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Is the human genome completely sequenced? How has the Human Genome Project affected biological research?Level(2)View/Post Answer
Describe how biotechnology is finding use in medicine. Give a few current examples.Level(2)View/Post Answer
What are the promises and dangers associated with genetic engineering? Do you recommend that India should go ahead in developing this technology?Level(2)View/Post Answer
What is DNA fingerprinting? Discuss its applications in our country.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Explain objectives & achievements of human genome project.Level(2)View/Post Answer
What is human cloning? Is it dangerous or beneficial? Discuss.Level(2)View/Post Answer
What are the main goals of Plant biotechnology? List various kinds of transgenic plants which have been generated using the knowledge of biotechnology principles.Level(2)View/Post Answer
What are stem cells and why are they important? What are the potential uses of human stem cells?Level(2)View/Post Answer
What are transgenic plants? What is their relevance in modern agriculture? Elaborate.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Discuss how the promotion & progress of biotechnology can bring spectacular change in the areas of health, energy, food & agriculture.Level(2)View/Post Answer
As per the latest report released by the UN’s Food & Agriculture organization, India almost for the highest estimated number of undernourished people in any single country, with an estimated 194.6 million. In this context, many scientists predict that plant genomics can play a critical role in addressing the problems explain.
The Internet of Things is emerging as the next technology mega-trend, with repercussions across the business spectrum. Discuss various applications & scope of this technology in everyday life.Level(1)View/Post Answer
Whether access to modern information technologies, in particular the internet raise material aspirations? Critically commentLevel(2)View/Post Answer
Is current National Cyber Security Policy adequate to tackle growing cyber crimes? CommentLevel(2)View/Post Answer
Discuss how IT can play critical role in field of environment & health sector.Level(2)View/Post Answer
What are the main deployment models of cloud computing? What are the concerns related in adoption of cloud computing?Level(2)View/Post Answer
What do you understand by term “Net neutrality”? Why it is important and what impact it could have if India overlooks the principle?Level(2)View/Post Answer
‘ICT is not panacea, but as a tool, it can make real difference’. CommentLevel(2)View/Post Answer
What is digital convergence? Examine its implications for modern society.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Comment on the state of computer technology in India today. In this context point out the possible uses which supercomputers could be put?Level(2)View/Post Answer
The proposed National Health Protection Scheme, touted to be world’s largest ever government funded health programme looks promising on paper but lacks clarity. Critically analyze challenges in smooth implementation of mega health insurance scheme.Level(3)View/Post Answer
Critically review the government decision to set up National Medical Commission (NMC) to bring reforms in the medical education sector.Level(2)View/Post Answer
India’s new National Health Policy is ambitious on paper but lacks clarity. Critically commentLevel(3)View/Post Answer
India is called as the diabetic capital of the world. Recently scientists have identified THSD7A gene as primarily responsible for obesity in Indians. Reflect upon the significance of these kinds of findings for the health scenario in the country.
How can nanotechnology-‘the science of extremely small’ play critical role in health sector? What are main challenges which need to be addressed in harnessing nanotechnology?Level(2)View/Post Answer
Why nanotechnology is considered as key technology of 21st century? Discuss applications of nanotechnology in everyday life & food industry.Level(1)View/Post Answer
Innovations in science and technology are integral to the long-term growth and dynamism of any nation. Discuss role played by Science & Technology in modern democratic societies like India.Level(2)View/Post Answer
“The stature of Indian science is a shadow of what it used to be … a country cannot rest on its past laurels. Investing in science is also fundamental to India’s security.” ElucidateLevel(3)View/Post Answer
“The fourth wave of the industrial revolution is expected to see the heavy implementation of several emerging technologies with highly potential of disruptive effects”. CommentLevel(3)View/Post Answer
Will future humanoids with "rational mind and intellect" complement the humans' creative and flexible ideas or overpower humans & spell the end of human race? Critically comment.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Driverless autonomous cars are set to transform urban living for the better. Elucidate. What are biggest obstacles in way of driverless revolution?Level(2)View/Post Answer
Can AI help address some of the world’s most pressing problems, or will it worsen issues such as inequality and poverty? Critically comment.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Augmented Reality has become the new trendy buzzword of 2017. Compare Virtual reality with Augmented reality. Highlight concerns associated with augmented reality technology?Level(1)View/Post Answer
Should ‘Robot tax’ imposed on companies using robots which are replacing manual labor, in order to slow down automation & fund other types of employment?Level(2)View/Post Answer
Chatbots are taking the customer engagement world by storm. Are chatbots the future of online businesses? CommentLevel(2)View/Post Answer
Critically examine the provisions of Science Technology and Innovation policy 2013. In this light highlight the measures taken by the government to promote innovation in India.Level(2)View/Post Answer
Science has been a part and parcel of Indian culture heritage. Discuss in the context of contributions of India in the development of technology.
Discuss briefly the contribution of three remarkable Indian scientists-The Quantum Indians-Satyendra Nath Bose, C.V. Raman and Meghnad Saha-to world of science.
“Scientists are in a continuous quest to unravel the mysteries of expansion of the universe as the dark energy and dark matter has proved to be elusive for physicist around the world”. Discuss the relation of LIGO(Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory) and INO(Indian Neutrino Observatory) with reference to above statement.
What do you understand by Code of Ethics? How is it different from Code of Conduct? (Views-1811) View/PostAnswer
Monetary Policy acts as a regulator of Indian banking System. Critically examine the statement in light recent changes in India’s financial system. (Views-1247) View/PostAnswer
40 percent of today’s India is born in post 1991 period of more liberal India and has a different mindset. Discuss (Views-1185) View/PostAnswer
What do you understand by Fixed Dose Drug Combinations (FDCs)? Discuss their merits and demerits. (200 words) 10 marks (Views-1099) View/PostAnswer
Indian society displays paradoxical features. Discuss while giving features of Indian society which differentiates it from west.
Himalayas orient monsoons over Indian subcontinent, elaborate. (Views-1068) View/PostAnswer
Tibetan plateau has a unique role in determining the timings of monsoons over Indian Subcontinent, discuss. (Views-1059) View/PostAnswer
Creation of smaller States is the need of the hour. Make out a case for and against the reorganization of states in the context of the impending creation of the State of Telangana. (Views-1015) View/PostAnswer
What is the justification of GST? (Views-961) View/PostAnswer
What is Naxalism ? suggest some measures to deal with the problem. Examine various initiatives of the government of India. (Views-861) View/PostAnswer
Forests do not exist in isolation and the benefits of the forests must be transferred to the people. Critically analyze the statement with special emphasis on social & economic benefits of forests. View/PostAnswer
Innovations in science and technology are integral to the long-term growth and dynamism of any nation. Discuss role played by Science & Technology in modern democratic societies like India. View/PostAnswer
“The stature of Indian science is a shadow of what it used to be … a country cannot rest on its past laurels. Investing in science is also fundamental to India’s security.” Elucidate View/PostAnswer
The foreign policy of Nazi Germany was responsible for the outbreak of world war -2,Evaluate. View/PostAnswer
Cripps mission gave India a" post dated cheque".Elaborate View/PostAnswer
Continental drift theory finds Jig-Saw fitting of continents as the most convincing evidence. It makes it a remarkable and unmistakeable truth of the world. Critically analyse. View/PostAnswer
Dams across the rivers change the geomorphology of a river basin, discuss. View/PostAnswer
India does not hold temperate looks though major part of it falls in the temperate world. Explain. View/PostAnswer
The unique multi-directional drinage system reveals recurrent phases of upliftment and subsidence of peninsular india, explain. View/PostAnswer
The great channel separates South and South-East Asia. It holds immense geostrategic potential. It curtails the benefits Mallaca strait holds, critically analyse. View/PostAnswer
In budget it was proposed a set of measures to aim to improve internet access in India and grow the
According to a study, for patients with Tourette syndrome, deep brain stimulation (DBS) is associate
India successfully conducted the "first pre-induction trial" of its over 5,000-km range Agni-V inter
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Space agency ISRO has successfully launched a rocket carrying India's 100th satellite along with 30
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Healthcare has become one of India’s largest sectors - both in terms of revenue and employment. Heal ...
After a lull of over four months, the Indian Space Research Organisation is back in the game as its ...
Scientists are engaged in a race against time to breed staple crops that can both survive climate ch ...
Recent media attention on blockchain has mostly focused on the technology's applications in the fina ...