[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 May 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 May 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 23 May  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …

7) It is argued that is that spiritual awareness is innate and that it is an important component in human development. What do you understand by spirituality? How will it help in human development? Examine.

Topic: Role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values. 7) It is argued that is that spiritual awareness is innate and that it is an important component in human development. What do you understand by spirituality? How will it help in human development? Examine. (200 Words) The New York Times

5) “The Indian Administrative Service (IAS), which is the backbone of the administrative machinery in the country and is critical to ensuring the delivery of the services and welfare schemes of the government to end users, is grappling with multiple problems that do not have quick-fix solutions.” Critically analyse.

Topic: Role of civil services in a democracy 5) “The Indian Administrative Service (IAS), which is the backbone of the administrative machinery in the country and is critical to ensuring the delivery of the services and welfare schemes of the government to end users, is grappling with multiple problems that do not have quick-fix solutions.” …

4) Some parts of Southern India have witnessed major protests against setting up of beverage plants in the vicinity of agricultural lands. Critically examine why and comment if such protests can be called as anti – development.

Topic: Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders 4) Some parts of Southern India have witnessed major protests against setting up of beverage plants in the vicinity of agricultural lands. Critically examine why and comment if such protests can be called …

2) With suitable illustrations examine why the Himalayan region is prone to earthquakes. Also examine nature of these earthquakes and the necessary steps required to deal with such earthquakes.

Topic: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity,  2) With suitable illustrations examine why the Himalayan region is prone to earthquakes.  Also examine nature of these earthquakes and the necessary steps required to deal with such earthquakes. (200 Words) Frontline