[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure Questions On Current Events, 30 August 2014
30 August 2014
Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words
1) Write a note on the RuPay card and its benefits
2) Critically comment on the objectives of and challenges likely to be faced by the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana.
3) How is GDP calculated in India? Critically examine the reasons behind India’s low growth during last two years compared to previous years.
4) Critically analyse the nature of bilateral relationship between India and Japan.
5) Critically analyse the nature, growth and constituents of “Muslim politics” in postcolonial India.
6) India must insist on co-development and co-production of defence systems that it plans to buy from the U.S. Examine why.
7) “Issues such as criminalisation of politics need to be addressed through legislation rather than the judicial process.” Elaborate.