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[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 26 June 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 26 June 2015

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26 June  2015

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General Studies – 1;

TopicUrbanisation – problems and remedies; salient features of Indian society

1) Critically discuss the impact of urbanisation on children in India. (200 Words)

The Hindu


General Studies – 2

TopicIssues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education, Human Resources.

2) Critically examine why the draft Institutes of Management Bill, 2015, drafted by the Human Resource Development Ministry, is being criticised by many academics. Do you find merit in their criticism of this Bill? Comment. (200 Words)

The Hindu

The Hindu




Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests

3) Examine how the success of ongoing Iran nuclear deal negotiations would affect West Asia and India. (200 Words)

The Hindu


General Studies – 3

Topic: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security.

4) Critically analyse how India’s neighbours  have assisted or hindered India’s efforts to curb  terrorist activities of state and non-state actors affecting its internal security. (200 Words)

The Hindu


Topic: Awareness in robotics and computers

5) Write a note on Tools for Brain-Computer Interaction (Tobi) project. (200 Words)

Business Standard



General Studies – 4

Topic: Ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions

6) Should Mediation, a form of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), be allowed in rape cases by the courts? Justify. (200 Words)

The Hindu