Insights Daily Debates, Day – 138: Controlling and Protecting Siachen is Harming India more than Benefiting it

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Insights into Editorial: Protecting India’s trade Interests

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QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 34

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The Big Picture – Raghuram Rajan’s red flag on GDP

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Insights Daily Current Events, 05 February 2016

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

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9) “To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.” Discuss the meaning of this quote in the context of governance and public administration.

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8) In the light of outbreak of mosquito borne viral diseases in recent years, it is argued that efforts should be made to try and eradicate Aedes aegypti, one of the main vectors. What methods are available to eradicate these mosquitoes? Discuss.

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7) It is argued that the FRBM target has been relaxed far too many times in India’s recent history and it’s time for India to strictly adhere to the path of fiscal consolidation. Do you concur with this argument? Substantiate.

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6) “There is a myth that small firms create the most jobs in an economy. The fact is that small firms that grow big create the jobs.” Elaborate the statement in the Indian context and examine what problems exist in setting up of big firms that generate employment and how they can be overcome.

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5) “MGNREGA is not a cure for rural distress but only a palliative. A more sustained focus on raising productivity in rural areas is needed, but has been missing in successive governments.” In your opinion, what should be this ‘more sustained focus’ to help address rural distress? Should governments solely depend on MGNREGA to generate rural employment? Critically analyse.

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4) Is privatisation and foreign investment in higher education good for this sector? Critically analyse.

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3) There is widespread grassroots opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in many countries. Discuss the reasons. What’s India’s stand on TPP? Examine.

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2) In your opinion, how would the Constitutional Amendment to reserve 50% of total seats for women in panchayats will affect women socio-economically? Discuss.

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1) In India, while our conservation policies are geared towards terrestrial biodiversity, there are many marine species that are not protected. Examine the various threats, the marine biodiversity that is affected and the socio-economic consequences of these threats.

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