[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 29 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 29 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) Recently the union government announced the list of 20 cities that have qualified to build smart infrastructure under Smart …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 26 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 26 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Happy Republic Day Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Salient features of Indian society; Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) In your opinion, what is the role of society, especially …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 25 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 25 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World history; Important events – their forms and effect on the society 1) What do you understand by Fourth Industrial Revolution? Briefly throw light …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Critical changes to geographical features 1) According to “The First Global Integrated Marine Assessment” carried out under the United Nations , cumulative impacts of …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 22 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 22 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Locational factors of Industries 1) In recent months it is reported in media that India might cease to be the ‘pharmacy of the world’. …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 21 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 21 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Salient features of Indian society 1) A national survey showed that less than half of the toilets built in the Swachh Bharat mission are …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 20 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 20 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries; Resources 1) It is said that Africa is likely to be a significant …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 19 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 19 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries 1) Discuss the location factors, problems and prospects of aluminium industry in …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 16 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 16 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Resources; Indian geography; Location factors 1) What do you understand by rare earth materials? Critically discuss importance of these materials for India and …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 15 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 15 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Communalism 1) Why do you think communalism persists in India? How can government stop its spread? Critically discuss. (200 Words) The Indian Express …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 14 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 14 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Role of women; Social empowerment 1) “India stands out in the world because of shockingly low rates of recognised work participation by women (around …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 13 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 13 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues 1) “Cultural norms and conspicuous consumption may be partly responsible for India’s malnutrition problem.” Analyse. …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 11 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 11 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Art and culture 1) Write an account on the contribution of famous Kashmiris to India’s art and culture and examine significance of some of their …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 09 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 09 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Post – independence consolidation 1) “On January 10, 1966, the Tashkent Declaration brought an inconclusive war to an inconclusive end.” Elaborate and also examine …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 07 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 07 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India) 1) Examine the factors …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 06 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 06 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Social empowerment; Capitalism 1) What do you understand by Dalit capitalism? It is found that Dalit entrepreneurs face immense hurdles to progress. What are these …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 04 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 04 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Art and culture  1) “Allowing jallikattu to remain a sport because it represents Tamil tradition would legitimise cruelty against animals and have serious implications …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 02 January 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 02 January  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World history 1) Who are the Kurds? Discuss their history, relations with countries in the Middle – East and reasons behind their fight against …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 31 December 2015

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 31 December  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues 1) “It was not the …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 29 December 2015

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 29 December  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) Define Smart City. Do you think India’s Smart City initiative will become another SEZ initiative? Critically comment. (200 Words) …