[Insights Secure – 2018] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 January 2018
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General Studies – 1
Topic: Poverty and developmental issues; Social empowerment
1)There is growing political support across the world for the idea that public investment in social security is critical to eradicate poverty, boost economic growth, and reduce inequality. Has this support translated into tangible outcomes in terms of better life for the targeted people? Critically examine. (250 Words)
General Studies – 2
Topic: Functioning of judiciary
Topic: Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.
Topic: Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions
General Studies – 3
Topic: Environmental pollution
Topic: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices;
General Studies – 4
Topic: Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions