QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – August 31, 2016

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Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 August 2016

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Insights MINDMAPS: Indian National Defence University and India – Bangladesh Relations

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AIR spotlight summary on Deteriorating Flood situation in several states

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Insights into Editorial: Cotton, mustard, two GM debates

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SYNOPSIS: Insights Secure Q&A August 13, 2016

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The Big Picture- Defence Blacklisting Policy: Will Procurement Improve?

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[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 31 August 2016

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8) As you can see, both good and bad people coexist in this world. What merits do you see in being a good person when bad people around you are leading a good life? Justify.

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7) “The gravest threat to groundwater in India isn’t over-exploitation but arsenic and salt contamination.” Discuss.

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6) NCRB data reveals crimes against women and foreigners, cases of sedition have decreased while human trafficking, cyber crimes have increased. How can India reduce crimes such as human trafficking and cyber crimes? Discuss.

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5) Write a note on Assisted reproductive technologies (ART). Examine how does the Surrogacy Bill 2016 seek to address issues of parentage, rights and identity of child born through surrogacy

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4) Why is UNSC reforms is important for India? Do you think maintaining status quo at UNSC is in the interest of permanent members? Critically examine

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3) Critically assess the significance of the Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement (LEMOA) signed between India and USA.

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2) The National Health Accounts data for 2013-14 present fresh evidence that India continues to have a non-serious approach to the provision of universal health coverage to all its citizens. Do you think more privatisation of health sector can bring about universal health coverage? Critically comment

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1) Official projections suggest that with faster growth and rapid urbanisation, Indian cities will be generating Municipal Solid Waste to the tune of 160-165 million tonnes — more than two-and-a-half times the present level — by 2030. What challenges does this pose to Indian cities? Which best practices in municipal solid waste management should be adopted to tackle garbage problem?

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QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – August 30, 2016

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PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: Daily Answer Writing Challenge- 2016 Day 10

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Insights Daily Debates Day – 270: Instead of becoming an Ally, India has become US Stooge

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AIR spotlight summary on 15 years Vision Document of Niti Aayog.

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