PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: 04 October 2016

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AIR spotlight summary on “Successful Launch of SCATSAT-1”

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Insights MINDMAPS: “Unified Payment Interface (UPI)” and “ISROs Scramjet Engine”

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Insights Daily Debates Day – 282: Referendums are Dangerous, Irrational and Anti-Democratic

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QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 04 October, 2016

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Insights Daily Current Affairs, 04 October 2016

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Insights into Editorial: Behind the Ire of the Marathas

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The Big Picture- Merging Budgets: What Are The Benefits?

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[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 04 October 2016

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9) What do you understand by virtue ethics? How does it help an individual? Examine.

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8) Discuss why Monsanto, the company which produces Bt cotton seeds, is embroiled in many legal cases in India. Do you think government is effectively managing GM crops issues in India? Critically comment.

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7) Recently, the Union government mopped up black money from the economy by giving taxpayers amnesty to declare undisclosed past income by paying tax on it at an effective, slightly high rate of 45 per cent. Do you think measures like this are addressing root cause of black money? Critically comment.

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6) It is argued that a review of the Indus Water Treaty could prove to be a double-edged sword for India. Discuss why.

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5) Analyse the nature of relationship between India and Singapore.

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4) Recently in Colombia, in a referendum people rejected a peace agreement reached between the government and the guerrillas of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). Do you think such deals should be put for referendum? What will be the consequences of ‘no’ vote for Colombia? Discuss.

Are you Ready for Insta 75 Days Revision Plan (UPSC Prelims – 2020)? Get Ready for  UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam – 2020 with Insights INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan! Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements 4) Recently in Colombia, in a referendum people rejected a peace agreement reached between the government and the …

3) Examine what the recent ‘surgical strike’ operation by India in PoK does and does not mean for India’s broader strategic dynamic with Pakistan.

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2) The Management Information System of MGNREGA is a way to providing data on implementation. Examine how it works. Are there any shortcomings to it? If so, how can they be overcome? Suggest solutions.

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1) Analyse how globalisation, liberalisation and increasing penetration of internet is transforming lives and structures of middle class families in the Indian society.

Are you Ready for Insta 75 Days Revision Plan (UPSC Prelims – 2020)? Get Ready for  UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam – 2020 with Insights INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan! Topic: Effect of globalisation on Indian society 1) Analyse how globalisation, liberalisation and increasing penetration of internet is transforming lives and structures of middle class …