Insights Daily Debates, Day – 262: India should Openly and Fully Support Balochistan Movement

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QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – August 15, 2016

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Insights into Editorial: The currency question

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Insights MINDMAPS: Preferential Trade Agreements and UNCLOS

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Insights Daily Current Affairs, 15 August 2016

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Insights into Issues: Goods and Services Tax

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The Big Picture- Irom Sharmila and AFSPA Debate: Where Is It Heading?

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[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 15 August 2016

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8) Is it possible for societies to compromise the current models of development and lifestyle and live a healthy life? In your opinion, what does freedom entail? Comment.

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7) Discuss the pros and cons of an inflation-targeting monetary policy rule. In your opinion, which system suits India best? Justify.

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6) It is argued that Kerala today is losing its tag as one of India’s best developed state. Why? How can this be changed? Discuss.

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5) “The numbers and skill sets of India’s foreign service is woefully out of sync with the global role that the political leadership envisage for the country.” Comment.

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4) Recently, Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) of IMF issued a comprehensive critique of the IMF’s role in Europe’s post-2008 crisis. Discuss IEO’s criticisms and lessons for IMF.

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3) Recently a private member’s bill to provide for direct election, and empowerment of the office, of mayors in large Indian cities was introduced in Lok Sabha. Why directly elected mayor system is desirable? What are the challenges in establishing such a system? Critically examine

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2) “Much before the formation of the Indian National Congress or other nationalist organisations, nationalist ideas were expressed and spread through the medium of the press, and that too mostly the Indian language or vernacular press.” Discuss the role played by media in spreading nationalism in pre-independent India

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1) Why was August 15 chosen as India’s Independence Day? Do you think January 26 should have been chosen to celebrate Independence Day? Comment

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