[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 20 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 20 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Social empowerment; Role of women, 1) According to Monster Salary Index, India suffers from huge gender pay gap. Discuss the causes and remedies. (200 Words) Business Standard   …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 19 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 19 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Social empowerment 1) Should there be reservation for transgender people in government jobs and educational institutions? Critically comment.  (200 Words) Business Standard   General Studies – 2 Topic: …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 14 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 14 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Political philosophies like communism, capitalism, socialism etc.- their forms and effect on the society 1) “The 20th century brand of socialism, following the Bolshevik victory as the …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 13 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 13 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Communalism; Social empowerment 1) According to 2014 NCRB data, Muslims have the highest non-convict to convict prisoner ratio in the country and in most states. Do Muslims …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 11 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 11 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Role of women; Social empowerment 1) A recent data released by the Global Media Monitoring Project report clearly shows that age-old discriminatory practices against women in the mainstream media …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 10 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 10 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes 1) It is said that ignoring the ecology of …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 07 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 07 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Critical changes to geographical features 1) Some farmers in India’s most drought prone regions have managed to fight drought, grow profitable crops and have managed to escape from debt …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 05 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 05 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India. 1) Does ethno-linguistic diversity – which India is famous for – negatively affect economic progress? Analyse. (200 Words) Livemint General …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 03 May 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 03 May  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. 1) Why the Himalayan region is experiencing …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 30 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 30 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) Recently, the Union government replaced the Municipal Solid Wastes (Management and Handling) Rules, 2000 with a new set of rules, the …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 28 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 28 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Urbanization – problems and remedies  1) Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB has found that apart from India’s large metro cities, 41 tier-II cities also are facing high air …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 25 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 25 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Social empowerment; Salient features of Indian society 1) Recently, the Maharashtra State Assembly enacted the Maharashtra Protection of People from Social Boycott (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act of …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Population and associated issues; Urbanization – problems and remedies;  1) Inefficient waste management has become a norm in most Indian cities. What are the practical measures that can help …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 22 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 22 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Population and associated issues; Urbanization – problems and remedies;  1) Recent violent protests in Bangalore over a Provident Fund rule is said to be a warning that growing disparities …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 21 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 21 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Population and associated issues 1) “Despite a predominantly young population, a demographic dividend is unlikely to accrue to India unless the northern belt, the youngest region in the …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 19 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 19 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc 1) What is ‘Pacific Ring of Fire’? Examine its relevance to recent natural disasters in Japan and Ecuador. …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 18 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 18 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:  Urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 1) What constitutes weak urban governance? Why urban governance in India is weak? Discuss feasible measures to transform urban India, and …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 14 April 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 14 April  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:  Population and associated issues 1) A crucial yet sometimes overlooked driver of economic growth is said to be growth in the working-age population. Analyse the trends in …