[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 12 July 2016
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General Studies – 1;
Topic:Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present– significant events, personalities, issues
Topic: Women empowerment
General Studies – 2
Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability
Topic: Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate
4) It is said that the Supreme Court has shone much-needed light on the dark underbelly of the operation of the AFSPA and the effects it has had on governance and civil liberties. Discuss Supreme Court’s observations and their significance. (200 Words)
Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests
Topic:Structure, organization and functioning of the Ministries and Departments of the Government.
General Studies – 3
Topic: Conservation;Major crops cropping patterns in various parts of the country
7) In many tribal regions some NGOs are mobilizing tribes to adopt millet-based biodiverse agriculture, especially in jhum regions. Examine the significance and advantages of millet based biodiverse agriculture. (200 Words)
General Studies – 4
Topic: Attitude: its influence and relation with thought and behaviour