7) Recently an international newspaper reported that China is using a powerful internet tool known as ‘the Great Cannon ‘ to control web traffic flowing into its territory. Examine how this ‘Great Cannon’ is believed to function and its purported capabilities.

Topic: Awareness in the fields of IT & Computers, 7) Recently an international newspaper reported that China is using a powerful internet tool known as ‘the Great Cannon ‘ to control web traffic flowing into its territory. Examine how this ‘Great Cannon’ is believed to function and its purported capabilities. (200 Words) The New York Times

6) “If the government is serious about bringing lasting peace in the North-East, the first step is to hold ceasefire signatory groups accountable to ceasefire ground rules.” Who are these ‘ceasefire signatory groups’ and what are the ground rules of ceasefire? Elaborate and comment on the statement.

Topic: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security. 6) “If the government is serious about bringing lasting peace in the North-East, the first step is to hold ceasefire signatory groups accountable to ceasefire ground rules.” Who are these ‘ceasefire signatory groups’ and what are the ground rules of ceasefire? Elaborate …

5) Some analysts argue that the imminent crisis in India–China relations will come to the fore when the question of the Dalai Lama’s succession in Tibet can no longer be ignored. In your opinion, how should India try to resolve its differences with China? Critically comment in the light of the statement.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 5) Some analysts argue that the imminent crisis in India–China relations will come to the fore when the question of the Dalai Lama’s succession in Tibet can no longer be ignored. In your opinion, how should India try to resolve its differences with China? Critically comment in the light of …

4) How has recent election outcome in Israel altered the possibility of granting independent statehood to Palestine? Also examine if there is any change in India’s policy towards Palestine in recent months.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 4) How has recent election outcome in Israel altered the possibility of granting independent statehood to Palestine? Also examine if there is any change in India’s policy towards Palestine in recent months. (200 Words) EPW

3) “It is hoped that the Law Commission of India’s 256th Report, ‘Eliminating Discrimination against Persons Affected by Leprosy’, will initiate a new chapter in India’s fight against leprosy.” Examine.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, 3) “It is hoped that the Law Commission of India’s 256th Report, ‘Eliminating Discrimination against Persons Affected by Leprosy’, will initiate a new chapter in India’s fight against leprosy.” Examine. (200 Words) The Hindu

2) Recently, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) published the “Education for All” Global Monitoring Report to evaluate the progress of countries on these goals. Critically comment on its findings on India’s performance.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 2) Recently, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) published the “Education for All” Global Monitoring Report to evaluate the progress of countries on these goals. Critically comment on its findings on India’s performance. (200 Words) The Hindu

1) Little-understood western disturbances have been blamed for most of the freak weather events in India in the past decade. What do you understand by these ‘Western Disturbances’? How do they originate and what effect they have on India’s economy? Discuss.

Topic:  Salient features of world’s physical geography. 1) Little-understood western disturbances have been blamed for most of the freak weather events in India in the past decade. What do you understand by these ‘Western Disturbances’? How do they originate and what effect they have on India’s economy? Discuss. (200 Words) Down to Earth

Insights Secure – 2015: Question from Static Portion, 9 & 10 April 2015

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3) Do you think there was a need for another identification number for Indian citizens when the Election Commission of India was already involved in providing unique identification number called as Elector’s Photo Identity Card (EPIC) number? Substantiate.

Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 3) Do you think there was a need for another identification number for Indian citizens when the Election Commission of India was already involved in providing unique identification number called as Elector’s Photo Identity Card (EPIC) number? …

2) Critically examine which factors have necessitated reforms of electoral laws in India, especially the Representation of the People Act and what reforms have been implemented so far.

Topic: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act. 2) Critically examine which factors have necessitated reforms of electoral laws in India, especially the Representation of the People Act and what reforms have been implemented so far.  (200 Words) India – 2015, Chapter – 20 Law and Justice

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 10 April 2015

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Ethics Case Study: Should your father forgive your friend because he was a good person all these years and committed the crime due to pressing personal problems? Justify giving suitable reasons.

Topic:  ethics in private and public relationships; role of family in inculcating values 10) One of your close friends was caught by your father while stealing money from your room. He was a regular visitor at your home. He has been your close friend since your school days. Recent he was facing severe financial problems and was …

9) In a bid to reduce man-animal conflict in Assam, bio-fences are proposed to be set up replacing electric fences, to ward off straying elephants. What are these bio-fences and how do they work? Also suggest any other measures that can help prevent or reduce man – animal conflicts.

Topic: Conservation 9) In a bid to reduce man-animal conflict in Assam, bio-fences are proposed to be set up replacing electric fences, to ward off straying elephants. What are these bio-fences and how do they work? Also suggest any other measures that can help prevent or reduce man – animal conflicts. (200 WOrds) The Hindu …

8)Critically discuss major problems plaguing the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) sector in India. Do you think government’s policies to boost this sector adequately address these problems? Examine.

 Topic: changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.  8)Critically discuss major problems plaguing the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) sector in India. Do you think government’s policies to boost this sector adequately address these problems? Examine. (200 Words) Frontline