QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 21 June 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  21 June  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives Clarification: 19th June Quiz (Click HERE): “A candidate, in order to be declared elected to the office of President, must secure a fixed quota of votes.” .. this ‘fixed quota of votes’ is naturally more than …

TOPPER’s STRATEGY: Ayushi Sudan, Rank 65, CSE – 2016, MSc Physics

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[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 21 June 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 21 June 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers.   General Studies – 1; Topic: Role of women 1) Critically comment on the role of women in agriculture in India, especially in the light of recent farm crisis gripping the country. (200 Words) The Indian …

5) The question of whether India should allow commercial production of GM crops has been one of the more enduring public policy debates over the last decade-and-a-half. In your opinion, how should promoters of GM foods convince general public and those who are opposing GM crops? Discuss.

Topic: Awareness in biotechnology 5) The question of whether India should allow commercial production of GM crops has been one of the more enduring public policy debates over the last decade-and-a-half. In your opinion, how should promoters of GM foods convince general public and those who are opposing GM crops? Discuss. (200 Words) The Hindu

3) Critically comment on the changing role of Indian philanthropists in development. Suggest how design and impact of philanthropy in India can be improved.

Topic:  Development processes and the development industry- the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders 3) Critically comment on the changing role of Indian philanthropists in development. Suggest how design and impact of philanthropy in India can be improved. (200 Words) Livemint

2) Evidence from the latest round of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) suggests that the infant mortality rate (IMR), an important summary measure of a country’s health, saw a marked improvement over the past decade. Examine the reasons behind this success.

Topic:   Poverty and hunger 2) Evidence from the latest round of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) suggests that the infant mortality rate (IMR), an important summary measure of a country’s health, saw a marked improvement over the past decade. Examine the reasons behind this success. (200 Words) Livemint