SECURE SYNOPSIS: 08 SEPTEMBER 2017

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Insights MINDMAPS:”India-Myanmar Relations” and “Article 35A and its Significance”.

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The Big Picture – Takeaways from 2017 BRICS Summit

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Insights into Editorial: Demonetisation: now a proven failure?

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Insights Daily Current Affairs, 08 September 2017

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 08 September 2017

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All India Radio News Summary: 07 SEPTEMBER 2017

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[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 8 September 2017

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8) In your opinion, what measures are required to be taken for ensuring probity in governance? Examine.

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7) Why probity in public life is sine qua non these days? Discuss.

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6) Recently, the government set up a five-member committee chaired by former Supreme Court judge, Justice (retd.) B.N. Srikrishna, to draw up a draft Data Protection Bill. Examine the significance of the Bill and the salient features on which its recommendations would be based.

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5) Why is Indian Railways (IR) not able to safely carry trains at 100 to 130 km/hr when railways elsewhere are carrying trains at a much higher speeds of 160 to 200 km/hr with the infrastructure and rolling stock based on the same technologies as IR’s? Also suggest measures to prevent railway accidents.

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4) China has achieved some four decades of rapid economic growth. Is urbanization its source of growth? Compare with sources of India’s growth.

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3) Can the combination of the PMJDY,  the JAM and the BHIM be called as social revolution? Critically examine.

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2) Can the Centre take recourse to Article 256, which empowers it to issue directions to the States, to put an end to the activities of vigilantes? Examine.

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1) It is said that the many environmental concerns and massive price tag of the river-interlinking project may outweigh its projected benefits. Do you agree? Discuss critically.

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