[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 31 March 2016
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General Studies – 1;
Topic: World history
General Studies – 2
Topic:Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.
2) “However good a Constitution may be, if those who are implementing it are not good, it will prove to be bad.” In the light of recent events, critically comment on the importance of constitutional functionaries and institutions in implementing the Constitution in letter and spirit. (200 Words)
Topic: Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary Ministries and Departments of the Government;
Topic:Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health
General Studies – 3
Topic: Environmental pollution
Topic:Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth
General Studies – 4
Topic: Ethics in public administration
Topic; Role of educational institutions in inculcating values
8) In your opinion, what should be the aim of education? One thinker has said that democracy should be an ethical ideal and not merely a political arrangement. Also examine how education can contribute towards creating such a democracy. (200 Words)