GS paper I
Proud nation salutes scientists for historic feat – Ques. Analyse India’s space capabilities while describing about India’s recent successful Orbit Insertion Manoeuvre of the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) that made India the first Asian country and ISRO the fourth space agency to send a satellite to Mars.
GS papaer II
Higher education Bill to be withdrawn from Parliament – Ques. Discuss how India-US bilateral ties may boost India’s education system. Describe the importance of Study Webs of Active-Learning for Young Aspiring Minds (SWAYAM), a programme for online education.
Higher education Bill to be withdrawn from Parliament – Ques. “India-US joint cooperation of Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) aims at tapping the talent pool of scientists and entrepreneurs to engage with the institutes of higher education in India to augment the country’s existing academic resources, accelerate the pace of quality reforms, and further strengthen India’s scientific and technological capabilities” Critically comment.
GS paper III
e-POS machines – Ques. What are e-POS machines? Discuss their need and importance.