Insights Daily Current Events, 28 March 2015

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Events, 28 March 2015 Govt. decides to re-issue ordinance before April 5 The Union Government has decided to re-promulgate the contentious Land Acquisition Ordinance before it lapses on April 5, even though it will mean taking on a virtually united opposition. Ordinance: …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 28 March 2015

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12) “The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons.” In your opinion how should prisons treat their inmates? Critically comment.

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11) Critically comment on the salient features of the Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights (PPV&FR) Act of India 2001.

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10) Critically examine the role of social media websites such as twitter in creating challenges to internal security. Do you think blocking these sites is a solution if they pose security threat? Justify.

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9) Critically discuss India’s policy on science and technology.

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8) Critically comment on the economic foundation of India’s renewed thrust on building strategic ties in the Indian Ocean region.

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7) It is argued that India should learn to be secure one when it comes to reacting to growing proximity of China with Sri Lanka. Critically comment on Sri Lanka’s foreign policy vis a vis India and China, and India’s reaction to the same.

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6) Critically evaluate the performance of the Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana (IGMSY) in meeting its objectives.

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5) Keeping in mind the targeted section of beneficiaries and the possible social security benefits, critically examine the objectives and design of the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana and Atal Pension Yojana.

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4) How did leadership of the national movement balance its opposition to fascism and imperialism on one hand, and its demand for independence and democracy on the other hand. Examine.

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3) Critically examine the overall strategy of the Indian capitalist class, as a class, towards the national movement.

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2) How did the methods of struggle for independence in Princely States differ from that of rest of India? Illustrate with suitable examples.

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1) “South Asian democracies present a vivid example of the baleful consequences of dynastic rule.” Critically examine.

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