Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Insights Secure-2014: UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events and General Studies

ARCHIVES

19 June 2014

Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words

1.Discuss the long term measures which should be taken by the government to contain food inflation in the country.

Business Standard

Business Standard

2.Examine what flexibilities are allowed under TRIPS agreements for developing countries to continue with their development agenda and domestic imperatives? Do you think TRIPS norms should be further diluted against the wish of developed countries? Critically comment.

Business Standard

3.In the light of controversy over foreign funding of certain NGOs and the accusation of stalling development processes by few of them, critically comment on what should be government’s strategy in dealing with them.

Business Standard

The Hindu

4.In your opinion, should India be considered as an ‘Emerging Economy’ or ‘Developing Economy’? Explain why.

The Hindu

5.Write a note on  the National Population Register (NPR) scheme.

The Hindu

6.The present crisis in the West Asia is the product of past wars, including the First World War. Critically examine.

The Hindu

7.Critically comment on India’s diplomatic policies towards West Asian and North African region.

The Hindu

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

8.Explain the principle behind the working of 3G and 4G technologies.

Ref

The Hindu