QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 15 June 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  15 June  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 June 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 June 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:  Art and culture; Salient features of Indian society;Diversity of India   1) Why is cow considered as sacred by some sections of the Indian society? Critically comment how is recent cow …

6) Burning of biomass and crop residue is one of the leading factors contributing to air pollution in India. What prompts farmers to burn crop residue and biomass? What measures can government take to discourage this practice? Examine.

Topic:  Environmental pollution; S&T; Agriculture 6) Burning of biomass and crop residue is one of the leading factors contributing to air pollution in India. What prompts farmers to burn crop residue and biomass? What measures can government take to discourage this practice? Examine. (200 Words) The Indian Express

5) According to recent reports, the government is planning to provide operational flexibility to central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) to take over stressed assets and turn them around. How will this step help banking and public sectors? Critically examine.

Topic:  Resource mobilization 5) According to recent reports, the government is planning to provide operational flexibility to central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) to take over stressed assets and turn them around. How will this step help banking and public sectors? Critically examine. (200 Words) Livemint

2) India will be faced with a daunting challenge as the construction and other activities pick up in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) through Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) in the years ahead. In this light, should India reconsider negotiating again with China regarding CPEC? What negotiating terms should India explore? Discuss.

Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 2) India will be faced with a daunting challenge as the construction and other activities pick up in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) through Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) in the years ahead. In this light, should India reconsider negotiating again with China …