[Target UPSC Mains 2017] Mains Marathon Daily Current Affairs Questions and Answer Writing – August 10

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Read the following questions and answer them by clicking on the links in not more than 200 words

Time: 30 Minutes

Kindly review each others answers.

1. Discuss the key features of the National Food Security Act, 2013. Examine the major problems and challenges in implementation of the act. (GS 2)

The Hindu

2. Discuss the salient features of the Right To Education Act, 2009. Do you think that scrapping the no-detention policy is a step in the right direction? Critically examine. (GS 2)

LIve MInt | MHRD

3. India is likely to get around 100% of its annual monsoon quota, as per India Meteorological Department. How does monsoons originate? Examine the impact of El-Nino on Indian Monsoon. (GS 1)

The Hindu | Link

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