[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 21 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 21 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World geography 1) Recently scientists have discovered a jet stream within the Earth’s molten iron core. Discuss the significance of this discovery. (200 Words) The Hindu New Scientist BBC General Studies – 2 …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 20 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 20 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Poverty and developmental issues 1) The official study of Maharashtra government reveals that in seven tribal belts, over 40 per cent of children are affected by some form of malnutrition. Examine the …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 19 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 19 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Issues relating to poverty and hunger. 1) Comment on the findings of ‘Household Survey on India’s Citizen Environment & Consumer Economy’ (ICE 360° survey) 2016. (200 Words) Livemint General Studies – 2 …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 17 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 17 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world 1) Coal production in India has not been commensurate with the growing energy demand. Critically examine causes and consequences of this trend. (200 Words) …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 16 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) Do you think banning diesel vehicles, closing industries or enforcing odd-even schemes would address pollution problem in Indian cities effectively? Examine what are the long-term solutions for addressing pollution. …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:World history 1) What is ‘One-China policy’? Briefly discuss history of this policy. Does this policy benefit stakeholder countries? Critically examine. (200 Words) The Hindu Financial Times General Studies – 2 Topic:  Mechanisms, laws, institutions and …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 14 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 14 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues 1) Examine the factors that led to India’s victory in the 1971 War against Pakistan. …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 13 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 13 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World geography 1) Examine the causes of cyclone sin the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea. It is found that severity of cyclones is increasing in Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 12 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 12 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues 1) What was the nature and objectives of the Dravidian movement? Was it successful in achieving …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 10 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 10 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World geography 1) Examine how the cultural diversity of mountains and the identity of highland people is getting affected by forces of globalisation, migration and climate change. (200 Words) Down to Earth Topic: …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 09 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 09 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country. 1) Discuss ideology and contribution of C. Rajagopalachari, and examine how his views differed …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 08 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 08 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World geography 1) Recently Andaman and Nicobar islands witnessed heavy swells formed due to the depression over southeast Bay of Bengal. What are depressions? How are they formed? Examine their relationship with …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 07 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 07 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: World wars, 1) Why the attack on Pearl Harbour by Japanese forces during the Second World War is hailed as one of the most significant events of Twentieth century? Do you …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 06 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 06 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Colonization, decolonization, political philosophies like communism 1) It is said that some of the African countries are indebted to Cuba, especially during the leadership of Fidel Castro, for various reasons. Illustrate with examples. …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 05 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 05 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 1) In the event of the anniversary of the Chennai floods, critically analyse the challenges faced by government in making cities flood proof. Also examine what common …

Insights Secure SYNOPSIS: 02 December 2016

    Insights Secure SYNOPSIS: 02 December 2016   General Studies – 1; Topic: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country 1) Critically analyse views of Gandhi, Tagore, Jawaharlal Nehru and Ambedkar on patriotism. (200 Words) The Indian Express Patriotism is an emotional attachment to …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 03 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Salient features of Indian Society; Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) Critically analyse existence and causes of various social disparities in urban India. (200 Words) EPW General Studies – 2 Topic:Issues relating …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 02 December 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 02 December 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country 1) Critically analyse views of Gandhi, Tagore, Jawaharlal Nehru and Ambedkar on patriotism. (200 …