Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 01 January 2019

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Establishing Gas Trading Hub/Exchange in the country

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Indo – US 2+2 Dialogue

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Space Activities Bill, 2017

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NASA New Horizons

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NASA’s OSIRIS-Rex

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Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

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Khushi Scheme of Odisha

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Mohan Reddy Committee

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Insights Static Quiz -207, 2019 –Polity

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 01 January 2019

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Insights into Editorial: Lifelines beyond farm loan waivers

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[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 01 January 2019

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8) What is empathy and why is it important in public services. How can we increase empathy among civil servants. Discuss.(250 words)

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7) Many civil servants have left a huge impact in the areas they have worked in. What do you think are the qualities which enable such civil servants to excel? Give an example of a civil servant who inspires you and how he imbibes the qualities described above?(250 words)

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6) A small cohort of technology firms now guards the door to the modern economy. Discuss why information technology markets of today are highly concentrated. Also discuss the need to adapt our regulatory policies to new business models.(250 words) 

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5) Repeated loan waivers may be in the interest of political parties but are not in the interest of farmers. Critically examine.(250 words)

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4) The era of specialisation has its own achievements but it has also created narrow reductionist viewpoints on environment and nature. Comment.(250 words)

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3) Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana has a number of challenges to contend with as it seeks to improve the status of healthcare in India. Discuss.(250 words)

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2) The recent political results in Bangladesh will provide a fillip to India Bangladesh bilateral relations. Comment(250 words)

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