QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 56

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Insights MINDMAPS on Current Issues, 27 February 2016

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Insights into Editorial: Drug pricing: a bitter pill to swallow

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Insights Daily Current Events, 27 February 2016

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[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 27 February 2016

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9) “Public health research is largely conducted on the poor and marginalised who are more susceptible to illness and disease and face greater barriers in access to healthcare. This poses a number of ethical challenges in research.” What are these ethical challenges? How should these challenges be addressed? Discuss.

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8) To widen the tax net and raise revenue for spending on India’s human capital development, the recent Economic Survey calls for bringing rich farmers into the tax net, raising property tax rates and phasing out tax exemptions. Do you think this is a prudent suggestion? Critically analyse.

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7) Discuss why The South Commission (1987-90) was set up, and what were its mandate and recommendations. The Human Development Report (HDR), 2013 titled “The Rise of the South” has recommended setting up a new South Commission. Examine why.

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6) “The no-detention provision (NDP) and continuous and comprehensive evaluation (CCE) in the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RtE) Act 2009 have become arguably the act’s most controversial clauses.” Examine why.

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5) It is said that the government’s Choice Based Credit System is also designed to foster privatisation of education. Critically examine the merits and demerits of making higher education a profit-oriented and tradable commodity.

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4) The union government plans to set up a National Media Analytics Centre (NMAC) to to monitor and analyse blogs, web portals of television channels and newspapers, as well as social media. Critically comment on this move.

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3) “…the concept of “nationalism” that developed in countries like India during their anti-colonial struggle was of an altogether different kind when compared to Europe’s version of nationalism.” Examine what were the features of India’s nationalism during freedom struggle. Are Indians embracing nineteenth and early twentieth century European version of nationalism? Critically comment.

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2) “European “nationalism” in short was an aggrandising nationalism.” Discuss.

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1) Castes which have traditionally been seen as economically powerful are now resorting to making desperate demands for reservation and doing so in a violent manner. Why do you think so? What would be its impact on Indian society? Critically examine.

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