Insights Static Quiz -351, 2019–Polity

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 26 July 2019

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Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 26 July 2019

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UKIERI Mobility Programme

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Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Programme

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Employment of Local Candidates in Industries and Factories Bill, 2019

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National Data Quality Forum (NDQF)

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Van Dhan Yojana

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Global Innovation Index

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About the territorial army

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Kargil Vijay Diwas

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 22 JULY 2019

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COMPILATIONS: Insights Secure Synopsis June 2019

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RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- AERA (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2019

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Insights into Editorial: Making the water-guzzling thermal plants accountable

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[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 26 July 2019

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7) Can an ethical act be determined by its ‘intent’? or it should be determined by the ‘consequences’ it produces? What is more desirable for ethics applied to public administration? Discuss.(250 words)

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6) Transparency in government is desired, but absolute transparency harms the efficiency of the administration. In this context bring out the ethical aspects involved in use or misuse of RTI.(250 words)

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5) What is wetland? Explain the Ramsar concept of ‘wise use’ in the context of wetland conservation. Cite two examples of Ramsar sites from India. (250 words)

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4) Discuss the concept of carbon tax, also analyse to what extent it can prove to be an effective policy instrument in achieving INDC targets for India.(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:  Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 4) Discuss the concept of carbon tax, also analyse to what extent it can prove to …