Insights Daily Current Events, 01 July 2016

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Insights Daily Current Events, 30 June 2016

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[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 01 July 2016

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9)These days it is common to read in newspapers about teachers molesting students in schools. In your opinion, why such incidents take place and how they can be stopped?

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8) Examine the changing definitions of FDI. Do you think more inflow of FDI would benefit India? Comment.

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7) Discuss the linkage between children’s health and economic growth, especially for India.

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6) China is fast building powerful supercomputers and has pushed US to third spot in terms of speed. Should India jump into the supercomputer race and build more of them? Comment.

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5) Many committees in the past have recommended consolidation and restructuring of banks. Do you think privatisation is better than consolidation? Critically discuss.

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4) Despite recent setback in getting NSG membership thanks to China’s non-cooperation, in your opinion, why should India continue to work towards strengthening its relationship with China? Critically comment.

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3) A rating system has been proposed to incentivise government health facilities to deliver better healthcare to patients. Examine the merits of this system and cautions to be taken in its implementation. Also comment if this system should be implemented in other departments of the government

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2) “Using emerging trends in information technology and data collection, cities can implement decentralized governance systems to ramp up urban water infrastructure.” Examine how.

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1) Discuss the relationship between Digital India Mission, Smart City Mission and Sustainable Cities goal.

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