Current Affairs Focus (CAF): The last leg of your journey before the final test ! Day 2
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- In CAF, Evaluation will not be done nor Synopsis will be provided. Through the questions, you will get to know the most important topics for Mains 2019 related to Current Affairs. But, we would advice you to make the best use of this initiative, by practicing answer writing 7 answers on daily basis on our TLP Platform.
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4. What is the Global Hunger Index (GHI)? What are the parameters and indicators of this index? How does India fare in the latest GHI? Should India’s position be a cause of concern? Discuss. (10 marks)
5. The city of Cape Town in South Africa faced the worst water crisis last year. In many Indian cities also, including Bengaluru and Chennai, there are fears of water taps running dry in few years. What are the causative factors of the water crisis in India and various parts of the world? Is there a need to adopt a new agenda on water action? Comment. (15 marks)
6. Urban flooding has become a major challenge in many Indian cities. What are the factors leading to urban inundations? What is the way out? Suggest short term and long term measures to address the problem of urban flooding. (15 marks)