[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 08 February 2018
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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
General Studies – 2
Topic: Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate
Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations.
General Studies – 3
Topic: Issues relating to intellectual property rights.
4) What do you understand by patent exclusivity and secondary patents? Examine the innovations in Indian patent law that have made medicines affordable and the ways through which big pharma companies try to subvert these laws. (250 Words)
Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.
5) It is now well recognised that there is an investment slowdown in India, which is delaying a full-blooded recovery in the economy. How does this investment slowdown affect formal and informal sector? What are its policy implications? Examine. (250 Words)
General Studies – 4
Topic: Ethics in human actions