Civil Services Main Examination GS Paper I 2016


Q. What is the basis of regionalism? Is it that unequal distribution of benefits of development on regional basis eventually promotes regionalism? Substantiate your answer.


Q. Why are the tribals in India referred to as the Scheduled Tribes? Indicate the major provisions enshrined in the Constitution of India for their upliftment.


Q. To what extent Globalization has influenced the core of cultural diversity in India? Explain.


Q. With a brief background of quality of urban life in India, introduce the objectives and strategy of the ‘Smart City Programme.”


Q. “An essential condition to eradicate poverty is to liberate the poor from deprivation.” Substantiate this statement with suitable examples.