Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 12 March 2019

Are you Ready for Insta 75 Days Revision Plan (UPSC Prelims – 2020)? Get Ready for  UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam – 2020 with Insights INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan! Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 12 March 2019  Relevant articles from PIB: Paper 2: Topics Covered: India and its neighbourhood- relations.   National Knowledge …

ISRO’s AstroSat

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World Gold Council (WGC)

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‘Trends in International Arms Transfers-2018’

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Home Min allows States to use 9,400 enemy properties

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National Knowledge Network

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 06 MARCH 2019

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UPDATE: Insights 75 Days Revision Plan for UPSC Civil Services Exam – 2019

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Insights into Editorial: Probing the press

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[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 March 2019

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8) Code of conduct is a forcible, quick-fix strategy. It reduces ethics to legality by directing on both the “lowest common values” and “consequences of deviations”. Discuss.(250 words)

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7) Discuss the need for a renewed attention on socio-economic re-integration of the Militants in the context of newly drafted Return Policy for militants in Jammu and Kashmir. What are the issues and concerns associated to it? Suggest some solutions to tackle the same.(250 words)

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6) Do you think India will soon have to deal with the issue of delimitation of constituencies and increase the number of Member of Parliament seats to retain the representativeness of parliament essential to democracy? Discuss. (250 words)

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5) A battle around data is the new obverse in the US-China trade war. Critically analyse the statement in the background of recent US-China trade wars.(250 words)

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4) What do you understand by Urban Observatories?  Discuss the key features of recently launched India Urban Observatory and also explicate how will it augment the data smart cities policy of India?(250 words)

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3)“Strong male patrons are required at every single level to drive the gender inclusivity agenda.” Elucidate in the context of India.  (250 words)

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2) Propaganda can lead to cult leadership, and propaganda along with cult leadership could be dangerous for peace and stability within the country and for the world. Comment with reference to Nazism in Germany.(250 words)

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1) Outline the role of Simon Bolivar in the liberation of Latin America. What accounts for the collapse of Simon Bolívar’s project for “greater Colombia”? (250 words)

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 March 2019

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