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[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 19 August 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 19 August 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1;     Topic:  Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.  1) The urban poor, slum dwellers, and migrants are dispossessed as a result...

7) Recently, union government announced that only electric vehicles (EVs) will be sold in India from 2030. To achieve this target what needs to be done? Examine.

Topic:  Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life  7) Recently, union government announced that only electric vehicles (EVs) will be sold in India from 2030. To achieve this target what needs to be done? Examine. (200 Words) The Hindu  

6) The farming systems followed by small farmers in Asia, Africa and Latin America have the potential to deal with the problems thrown up by climate change. Discuss the nature of these farming systems, their advantages and need for changing of our understanding about ecological benefits of small farming systems.

Topic:  Agriculture 6) The farming systems followed by small farmers in Asia, Africa and Latin America have the potential to deal with the problems thrown up by climate change. Discuss the nature of these farming systems, their advantages and need for changing of our understanding about ecological benefits of small farming systems. (200 Words) EPW

5) In India, even now between 9% and 20% of maternal deaths are on account of unsafe abortions. What does law say about abortion rights of child victims of rape who are pregnant? Do you think children who are pregnant should have abortion rights? Critically comment.

Topic:  Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.  5) In India, even now between 9% and 20% of maternal deaths are on account of unsafe abortions. What does law say about abortion rights of child victims of rape who are pregnant? Do you think children who are pregnant should have abortion rights? Critically...