Insights Daily Current Affairs, 12 October 2017

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 OCTOBER 2017

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 12 OCTOBER 2017

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[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 12 October 2017

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9) What is the difference between accountability and responsibility? According to you, which between the two is a higher ethical value?

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8) In a recent report, the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) household finance committee found the average Indian household keeps just 5% of its wealth in financial assets. What measures can be taken to nudge households to invest more in financial assets? Also examine, from economy point of view, why is it important to push households to invest in financial assets.

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 7) Balancing local employment interests and consumer ease is crucial to making innovative business choices. Do you think taxi aggregators such as Uber and Ola threaten local drivers? Give reasons for your answer.

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6) Food Adulteration is pervasive, persistent, and peculiar despite dedicated laws. With references to efforts that may be made by respective state governments, how can food adulteration be removed? Discuss.

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5) Determining age of consent has intense ramifications on marital rape as well as choice. Comment.

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4) Police Modernisation without an accountability upgrade only makes the reforms tangible not transformative. Comment.

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3) A welfare scheme seeking change is only as effective as the mentality of the final beneficiary. How do you think can merging behavioural insights into policy making make its effectiveness better? Comment.

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2) Comment of significance and relevance of Rammanohar Lohia’s seven revolutions (sapta kranti).

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1) Why are Dalits denied equal rights despite laws against such a denial? Examine Dr Ambedkar’s views on the limitations of the present policies and the solution he offered for protection of rights of Dalits.

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All India Radio News Summary: 11 OCTOBER 2017

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Insights into Editorial: Is ‘deep sea fishing’ the silver bullet?

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