QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 15 August 2019

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Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 15 August 2019

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CBI Autonomy

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Global assessment of forest biodiversity by WWF

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Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act (PSA)

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Report of the Competition Law Review Committee submitted

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73rd Independence Day- Why India celebrates Independence Day on 15 August

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 09 AUGUST 2019

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RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- INDIA’S ROLE IN AFGHANISTAN

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Insights into Editorial: Rethinking water governance strategies

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Insights into Editorial: Public Sector Banks during its journey of 50 years of nationalization:

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InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan – Day 40

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[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 15 August 2019

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7) What is the difference between social influence and persuasion? How do they influence individuals differently? Discuss.(250 words)

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6)  It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are and what attitude one carries towards life. Do you agree? Substantiate.(250 words)

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5)  “Ease of living should be the ultimate aim of the country, while ease of doing business is merely one of the pathways to achieve it.” Elucidate.(250 words)

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4) Universities should be a place for ‘creativity’, ‘out of the box thinking’ and ‘ideological disruptions’. Comment in the light of existing higher education scenario in India.(250 words)

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3) Will a greater centralisation of decision-making help the Ladakh region’s already-fragile terrain? Discuss in the light of recent decision of the government to transform of Ladakh into a Union Territory (UT).(250 words)

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2)  India needs to shift towards a Solid waste management plan alongside the existing Swachh Bharat mission and look beyond toilets. Discuss.(250 words)

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1) What is delimitation? examine its objectives and how delimitation affects the representation of the people act. (250 words)

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