[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 27 October 2015
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General Studies – 1;
Topic: factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India)
General Studies – 2
Topic: Poverty and hunger
Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests
Topic: Structure, organization and functioning of the Judiciary
Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations
General Studies – 3
Topic: Changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.
6) Recently the union government issued a draft of a “national capital goods policy” for India and it is being criticised for its policy recommendations to revive capital goods industry in India. Discuss why. (200 Words)
Topic: Security challenges and their management in border areas
7) Recently there was talk of deploying short-range tactical nuclear weapons (TNWs) at the border by Pakistan to respond to India’s Cold Start Doctrine. Why does Pakistan want to deploy TNWs and what does India’s cold start doctrine mean? Critically examine. (200 Words)
General Studies – 4
Topic: Ethics in personal life