Insights Static Quiz -378, 2019–Environment

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Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 28 August 2019

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SPG, NSG and other security forces — How India protects its VIPs

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Rediscovering development banks

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Eastern Economic Forum

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National Digital Library of India

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Janaushadhi Sugam

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Child well-being index

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Project SURE

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 Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY)

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A monumental litmus test

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 28 August 2019

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RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- DGP SELECTION

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Insights into Editorial: A bottom-up approach to conservation

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[Insights Secure – 2019] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 28 August 2019

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7) Discuss the various ethical issues associated with private health institutions in India, also suggest what measures can be taken to overcome these issues. (250 words)

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6) Who in your opinion is a good civil servant? one who is a whistle blower or one who tries to find the possible solution from within the system? Justify your stand with examples. Also discuss the challenges in finding a solution from within the system.(250 words)

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5) “Collective responsibility is a myth in the Indian cabinet system”. Elucidate.(250 words)

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4) Discuss the recent amendments made to the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2019 and analyse why and how the effective operation of the POCSO Act needs the support of all the stake holders.(250 words)

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3) “The creation of union territories is an expression of India’s geography”, Discuss in the light of recent creation of the union territory of Ladakh and J&K.(250 words)

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