TEST-9- INSIGHTS IAS REVISION PLAN FOR PRELIMS 2019 – DAILY REVISION TESTS: 23 March 2019

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Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 23 March 2019

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PRISMA Earth observation satellite

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! Topics Covered: Awareness in space.   PRISMA Earth observation satellite   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: PRISMA- features, objectives and significance.   Context: …

Aurora

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Matter-Antimatter

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Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA)

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‘Belt and Road’ initiative

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Indian Forest Act amendment

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 23 March 2019

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 28 FEBRUARY 2019

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Insights into Editorial: On the learning curve: transforming education outcomes in India

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[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 23 March 2019

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8) Discuss the significance of empathy, tolerance and compassion as virtues necessary for a public servant.  How do they make a difference in overall administration?(250 words)

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7) Explain the utility of Cooper’s Ethical Decision Model in  Ethical Decision Making in Public services.(250 words)

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6) India’s water crisis is even more serious than its energy crisis. Discuss in the wake of India’s urban water crisis and what steps are needed to tackle this. (250 words)

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5) Should India jump on the bandwagon of engaging the Taliban or continue to hold arrangements with the government in Kabul? Critically analyse amidst the rising valid concerns. (250 words)

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! Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations. 5) Should India jump on the bandwagon of engaging the Taliban or continue to hold arrangements with the government …

4) Discuss what is West Nile Virus; its causes and spread along with Long-Term Outcomes of Human West Nile Virus Infection. Suggest what can be India’s best defence.(250 words)

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! Topic:  Issues related to health. 4) Discuss what is West Nile Virus; its causes and spread along with Long-Term Outcomes of Human West Nile Virus …

3) With increasing young leaders taking centre stage in the electoral discourse, Do you think the time has come to revisit the minimum age for contesting Lok Sabha elections? Provide your opinion and examine the pros and cons associated.(250 words)

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2) Discuss the issues involved in identification of poor in India. What needs to be done for removing the flaws associated with identifying poor? (250 words)

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1) How does the world water crisis affect women and girls? Critically analyse and  How can this disproportionate toll on women be addressed?(250 words)

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! Topic: Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 1) How does the …