Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 February 2017

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[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 18 February 2017

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11) Define conscience. Illustrate with examples how can it act as source of ethical guidance for a civil servant.

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10) Briefly discuss observations made by the latest Economic Survey on objectives and effects of recent demonetisation move

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9) When it comes to India’s reformist and market oriented credentials, the latest economic survey argues that India is not yet following the standard development model. In what ways is India different? Analyse.

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8) In recent years, the role of ratings agencies has increasingly come into question. Examine why. Do you think the poor rating of India by these rating agencies truly reflect India’s present economic reality?

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7) Critically examine the role of black money in politics, how it is generated, its volume, its ill effects, and how it can be eliminated.

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6) How can Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) act as role of model for other public sector? Discuss the factors which have contributed to ISRO’s stellar success as an organisation.

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5) Critically examine the causes of increasing number of violence against Sufi shrines by jihadists in Pakistan. Also critically comment on the Pakistan’s role in allowing the ideology of jihad to flourish.

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4) “With other mega regional trade agreements like the Trans–Pacific Partnership in uncertainty, trade treaties like the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership will acquire greater significance beyond their original ASEAN-centred grouping.” Discuss.

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3) Judicial review of executive action is an essential aspect of the system of checks and balances in a constitutional democracy. Is the principle of judicial review under threat, especially in USA and India? Critically examine.

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2) Illustrate with facts the disproportionate burden that falls on women and girls due to deficiencies in sanitation facilities in India.

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1) Critically examine the role of urban planning in addressing urban violence in Indian cities.

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 18 February 2017

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