[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 01 February 2016
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General Studies – 1;
Topic: Urbanization – problems and remedies
General Studies – 2
Topic:Comparison of the Indian constitutional scheme with that of other countries
Topic:Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health,; Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes;
3) Eradicating malnutrition is a precondition for India to realize its economic potential. Discuss how malnutrition affects country’s growth and recent NFHS-4 revelations on malnutrition in India. (200 Words)
Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education
4) It is said that the public universities in India are becoming insecure, narrow-minded and conservative. Critically examine why. What steps would you suggest to improve the status of public universities? (200 Words)
Topic:Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education
5) In your opinion, what should be the broad objectives of education? Do you think the National Curriculum Framework (NCF) has achieved these objectives? What suggestions would you like to give to the New Education Policy? Discuss. ( 200 Words)
Topic: Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate.
6) Recently the International Monetary Fund made country quota reforms agreed by the G20 in 2010 a reality. Examine why this is an important step and what more needs to be done to reform IMF. (200 Words)
General Studies – 3
Topic: Inclusive growth and issues arising from it.
Topic: Awareness in Space; Achievements of India in S&T
Topic: Security challenges and their management
General Studies – 4
Topic: Ethics values