PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 15

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 18 May 2017

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Insights into Editorial: Gender discrimination defines India’s economy

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Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 May 2017

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 18 May 2017

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

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8) Illustrate with suitable examples why ethical conduct in international relations is more important today

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7) For the first time in 11 years, in 2015-16 the combined fiscal deficit of India’s 29 States as a proportion of the size of their economies breached the 3% threshold recommended as a fiscally prudent limit by successive Finance Commissions. What are the causes? What should be the role of centre in addressing this problem? Examine.

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6) Is creating more districts a good of decentralization? In the light of panchayat’s powers to plan and carry out developmental activities, analyse critically.

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5) Recently, India’s Prime Minister addressed huge rally of Sri Lanka’s hill-country Tamils. Discuss the significance, status of and problems being faced by this community in Sri Lanka.

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4) Examine how and why is India trying to balance its relations with Palestine and Israel.

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3) Why do you think Russia, USA and India’s neighbours are taking keep interest in China’s Belt and Road Initiative? Does India stand isolated? In terms of geopolitics, examine whether India’s stance vis a vis BR initiative is justified or not.

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2) “The Supreme Court’s use of its vast powers under the Article 142 has done tremendous good to many deprived sections. However, it is time to institute checks and balances.” Discuss.

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1) The state-funded cultural institutions have been asked to generate revenue amounting to 25-30 per cent of their budget initially and “eventually” achieve “self-sufficiency”. Critically discuss the role of these institutions in preserving culture and the kind of support they need from government.

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:  Art and culture 1) The state-funded cultural institutions have been asked to generate revenue amounting to 25-30 per cent of their budget initially and …