Insights Daily Current Affairs, 31 Aug 2017

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 31 August 2017

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 31 AUGUST 2017

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Insights into Editorial: Unease of doing business

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Insights MINDMAPS: “Designer Babies” and “Gorakhpur Tragedy”.

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[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 31 August 2017

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9) Define accountability, professionalism, integrity and transparency. Examine how these can be ensured in public service.

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8) What is an embankment?  Discuss their role in prevention of floods and measures needed to manage them effectively.

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7) Despite being the victim of heavy rains and floods in the recent past, why do you think Mumbai city still cannot deal with heavy rains? Critically examine.

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6) “The Golden Quadrilateral project shows how investment in transport infrastructure has shaped spatial development and improved allocative efficiency in India.” What do you understand spatial development and allocative efficiency? Discuss the benefits of the Golden Quadrilateral project.

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5) What do you understand by human capital? Why does it make sense to invest heavily in education? Examine.

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4) North Korea recently launched its 22nd missile this year(2017). Why is North Korea testing so many missiles? Is the threat of nuclear war real? What’s the responsibility of international organisations in this situation? Critically examine.

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3) Reducing exposure to communicable diseases is of the highest priority in public health services, as their spread causes severe negative spillovers. Could India’s employment guarantee schemes use lessons from the US’ Depression-era public works programme to eliminate communicable diseases? Examine.

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2) Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code, which defines rapes, makes an exception for marital rape. What’s the basis of this exception? Examine how’s marital rape treated in other countries.

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1) Discuss the contributions made by Mrs Annie Besant to India’s struggle for independence.

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 30 August 2017

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 30 AUGUST 2017

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Insights Daily Current Affairs, 30 Aug 2017

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Insights MINDMAPS: “Cross LOC Trade between India-Pakistan” and “March for Science in India”.

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