[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 21 August 2015
21 August 2015
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General Studies – 1;
Topic: Salient Features of Indian Society
1) Disruptions are now very much a part of established parliamentary practice in India. Do you think the Indian society should own responsibility for such behaviour of elected representatives? Critically comment. (200 Words)
General Studies – 2
Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.
Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests
General Studies – 3
Topic: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life
4) Recently, scientists in US have claimed that they have successfully grown a model human brain in the laboratory. Discuss the implications of this breakthrough. (200 Words)
Topic: Food processing; Agri marketing issues
General Studies – 4
Topic: Role of family in inculcating values
6) How is parenting in India different than it is being practised in the West. It is found that Indian parenting methods are perceived as abusive by few countries in the West. Critically comment on this issue. (200 Words)