[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events, June 27, 2014
27 June 2014
Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words
1.In the Indian context, what do you understand by Shadow Banking? Is it regulated by RBI? If not, examine why they are not regulated and why they need to be regulated.
2.Examine how the Constitution of India strives to maintain balance of power between the judiciary and the executive? Has this balance been maintained? Critically comment.
3.”The Companies Act 2013 is in many parts a shabbily drafted law, defined not by clear principles but by an enormous and unwieldy edifice of myriad central government rules.” Critically analyse.
4.Is India’s Nuclear Liability Law an hindrance to the expansion of nuclear sector in India? Critically comment.
5.Do you think art has been sufficiently ingrained in the urbanisation process that India is witnessing at rapid pace? Critically examine.
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
6.What do you understand by ‘Grandfather Paradox’ in Time Travel hypothesis? Examine on what scientific basis is time travel idea is based.