Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 Aug 2017

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Policy Watch Episode – 279: Government Mulls Foodgrains Subsidy

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 17 August 2017

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Insights into Editorials: ‘Why can’t the government provide a higher income for farmers?’

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Insights into Editorial: In South Asia, be the Un-China

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: Compilation of June 2017 Secure Synopsis

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[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 17 August 2017

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9) “Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.” Comment on Socrates’ view.

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8) “The measure of a man is what he does with power.” Do you agree with Plato’s view? Comment.

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7) The union cabinet recently approved the Code on Wages Bill, which proposes to make minimum wages a statutory right for all citizens. Discuss merits and demerits of this Bill.

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6) Critically analyse the trends in energy scenario in the Middle East. Also examine what lessons could India learn from these countries in management of energy.

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5) Templates for an upgraded rural health system have long been finalised and the Indian Public Health Standards were issued in 2007 and 2012, covering facilities from health sub-centres upwards. Despite these measures, why do you think tragedies such as recent Gorakhpur incident repeat? Critically comment.

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4) It is said that to improve ease of doing business in India, there is a need to provide viable alternatives to litigation and implement effective means for enforcement of contracts. Examine in detail why and what kind of institutional arbitration mechanism is required in India.

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3) Do you think market-based health care is a fundamentally superior way to deliver health services to the poor? In the light of NITI Aayog’s recent proposal to privatise government hospitals, critically examine.

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2) In the light of recent events, critically comment on the working of judiciary in South Asia.

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1) In your opinion, which factors pushed North Korea to go nuclear? Critically examine.

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All India Radio News Summary, 16 Aug 2017

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 17 AUGUST 2017

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Insights into Editorial: India moves to revive TAPI gas pipeline

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