Insights Daily Debates, Day – 212: Should India invest in High Speed Rail (HSR) Projects?

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Insights into Editorial: India and the NSG

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Insights Daily Current Events, 27 May 2016

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QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz- 124

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SYNOPSIS: Insights Secure Q&A May 24, 2016

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

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8) Love marriage in India is seen as taboo and sections of India society punishes such individuals for their adventurism. In your opinion, does love marriage violate values ? How should Indian society conduct itself in this matter? Critically comment.

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7) Should GM seed prices be controlled by the government? Critically comment.

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6) Should government drop the local sourcing clause in its entirety for all proposals of foreign investment in single-brand retail? Justify.

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5) The Union environment ministry has recently proposed to overhaul the regulations which identify and protect wetlands under the Environment Protection Act (EPA). Comment on the contents of this notification.

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4) Analyse the factors that have impacted the pace of development of Indo-EU relations and suggest solutions to overcome the habitual pause in their relationship.

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3) Since 2008, concerns have been growing globally about resistance against antibiotics in bacteria and other disease-causing pathogens. How is India affected by antibiotic resistance? What strategy is needed to fight it? Examine.

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2) Do you think the elements of the 2003 New Delhi Declaration between India and Iran are still relevant today? Examine

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations 2) Do you think the elements of the 2003 New Delhi Declaration between India and Iran are still relevant today? Examine. (200 Words) The Hindu

1) How does Census differentiate between rural and urban regions? Discuss the challenges faced in governing rural regions that are contiguous to urban areas and that are affected by urbanization process.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Urbanization – problems and remedies 1) How does Census differentiate between rural and urban regions? Discuss the challenges faced in governing rural regions that are contiguous to urban areas and that are affected by urbanization process. (200 Words) The Indian Express

ANTHROPOLOGY STRATEGY: Chetan T.S. Rank – 193, Marks – 263, CSE – 2015

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