[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 29 July 2015
29 July 2015
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General Studies – 1;
Topic: Social empowerment; Poverty and developmental issues; Capitalism
General Studies – 2
Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations
General Studies – 3
3) What do you understand by ‘Compensatory Afforestation’ in the Indian context? The recently introduced Compensatory Afforestation Fund Bill, 2015 (CAF Bill) has given rise to many apprehensions amongst environmentalists. Critically examine what these apprehensions are and comment on the other objectives of the Bill. (200 Words)
Topic: Awareness in the fields of Computers, robotics
Topic: Resource mobilization; Indian economy issues
5) Critically evaluate the performance of Public Sector Banks (PSBs) and the factors that are responsible for their high stressed assets. Also comment if it is fair to compare and contrast their performance with that of private banks’? (200 Words)
Topic: Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.
General Studies – 4
Topic: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics