[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 22 January 2016
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General Studies – 1;
Topic: Locational factors of Industries
General Studies – 2
Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health
2) The latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS) data has revealed that the number of people suffering from hypertension in rural India is, in many cases, higher than in urban parts. What are the possible reasons for this change? Critically examine. (200 Words)
Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations.
3) In recent years, Pakistan has tried to deal with terrorists, especially with Pakistan Taliban, more sternly. Yet, terrorist attacks on its cities haven’t come down. What are the reasons for this? Examine the implications of further inaction by Pakistan on regional security. (200 Words)
General Studies – 3
Topic: Resource mobilization
4) It is said that the Chinese Communist Party has been much more successful than the democratic and parliamentary Indian elites in mobilising significant resources to finance a strategy of social investment and public services. Discuss why. (200 Words)
Topic: Developments in S&T; Awareness in biotechnology, nanotechnology
Topic: Energy; Industrial policies
Topic: Awareness in the fields of Space,
General Studies – 4
Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world.