[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 28 October 2017
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General Studies – 1;
Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.
General Studies – 2
Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations.
2) The strategic balance of the South Asian region has tilted dramatically in India’s favour over the last two years. Discuss the causes of this shift and strategic implications of this shift on Pakistan. (200 Words)
Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation
Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes
4) Community involvement is missing and so is the interest towards maintaining sustainability of drinking water projects. What else hinders progress of rural drinking water scheme? Suggest measures to fix loopholes. (200 Words)
General Studies – 3
Topic: Indian economy – growth and development;
Topic: Economics of animal rearing
7) Laws such as the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act and the purpose of national parks seems to be in contradiction when it comes to conservation of ecosystem and protection of livelihood of forest people. Comment. (200 Words)
General Studies – 4
Topic: Dimensions of ethics