[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 10 March 2016
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General Studies – 1;
Topic: Role of women and women’s organization
Topic: Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism
General Studies – 2
Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests
Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations.
General Studies – 3
Topic: Issues relating to intellectual property rights
5) What do you understand by Compulsory licensing? What is its importance in countries like India? Also examine if providing Compulsory licensing to generic pharma companies is in violation of WTO rules. (200 Words)
Topic: Resource mobilization
Topic: Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.
7) Recently, the Union government announced creation of the Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM). Discuss its objectives and comment on India’s disinvestment policy. (200 Words)
General Studies – 4
Topic: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics