Insights MINDMAPS: “Disparities between States in India” and “Contract farming in India”.

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AIR spotlight summary on “Task force to weed out shell companies”.

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Lok Sabha TV: Public Forum: QR Codes-The Future of Payments

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 02 March 2017

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 02 March 2017

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Insights Daily Current Affairs, 02 March 2017

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Insights into Editorial: NOTA and the Indian voter

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MOTIVATION: Courage, dear heart!

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[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 02 March 2017

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10) Briefly analyse some of systemic reforms needed to fight corruption in India.

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9) What is citizen charter? Discuss their importance in public administration

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8) The second ARC mentions that the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) of Hong Kong has produced exemplary results over the last quarter century by strengthening the ability of civil society to question corruption. Examine how has ICAC managed to achieve this feat.

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7) What is ethical dualism? Comment on its relevance today.

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6) Examine how antibiotic resistance problem can be fought using Big Data, especially in India.

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5) After a spate of terror attacks in Punjab, Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Pakistan has launched a new counter-terrorism offensive, Raddul Fasaad. Critically examine how different is this strategy from its previous Zarb-e-Azb operation.

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4) Recently, the Chief Minister of Kerala met the Prime Minister seeking a greater allocation of rice to the State. Critically examine how and why cropping pattern in Kerala has changed in recent decades.

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3) In addition to existing anti-corruption institutions at the union level, what other recommendations does the second ARC make to fight corruption effectively in India? Critically comment on these recommendations.

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2) Discuss the observations made by Amnesty International’s latest annual report on the status of human rights around the world.

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1) The India Meteorological Department has forecast above-normal temperatures over much of India in the coming summer months. To which factors this phenomenon can be attributed? Examine the policy challenges this phenomenon would give rise to policymakers in India.

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