SECURE SYNOPSIS: 12 AUGUST 2019

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InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan – Day 42

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Insights Static Quiz -367, 2019–Environment

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 16 August 2019

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Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 16 August 2019

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SPECIAL PURPOSE TRUST FUND

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Village volunteer system

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Chief of Defence Staff (CDS)

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Single-use plastics

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Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman’ Awards

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RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- PoK & AKSAI CHIN: INDIA’S OPTIONS

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 10 AUGUST 2019

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War within war: On Saudi’s intervention in Yemen

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InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan – Day 41

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[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 16 August 2019

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7) What do you understand by objectivity? How can one inculcate objectivity? Discuss in relevance with the need of the same in public services.(250 words)

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6) In the present-day socio-political context, why do you think integrity and impartiality must be considered as foundational values in public services? Illustrate.(250 words)

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5) In the backdrop of recent floods that deluged most parts of the country, don’t you think the water footprint needs to be reinstated, and the relationship with water resources rebuilt to face a future of changing weather patterns? Elucidate.(250 words)

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4) What are polymetallic nodules? In this context discuss the significance and relevance of Deep-Sea Mission of India and also discuss its challenges and limitations. (250 words)

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3) What is the office of Chief of Defence Staff that Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced in his Independence Day address? Where did the idea come from, and what is the CDS supposed to do? Explain. (250 words)

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