SECURE SYNOPSIS: 02 OCTOBER 2019

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 01 OCTOBER 2019

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Insights into Editorial: Co-operative banks: Is dual regulation the problem?

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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 07 October 2019

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Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 07 October 2019

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Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

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Green Crackers

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Multidisciplinary drifting observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC) expedition

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Geotail

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. Geotail   Context: An instrument on Chandrayaan-2, CLASS, designed to detect signatures of elements in the Moon’s soil, had detected charged …

Why state budgets matter?

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: Government Budgeting.   Why state budgets matter?   What to study? For Prelims: a overview of FRBM Act and basics of Tax to …

Information Fusion Centre (IFC) for the Indian Ocean Region (IOR)

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PFMS portal

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RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- ELIMINATING SINGLE USE PLASTICS

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[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 07 October 2019

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7) “The hungry ‘should not be punished’ for stealing small amounts of food, if they are stealing to feed their family”. Is the statement morally justifiable? Discuss by giving your opinion on the moral conundrum.(250 words)

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6) What is Single Use Plastic?Discuss the challenges posed by them and explain in what way one can deal with the plastic menace steadily and replace it? Also suggest way forward.(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 6) What is Single Use Plastic?Discuss the challenges posed by them and explain in what way …

5) Should groundwater use for cultivation of water intensive crops be discouraged? Critically analyse how groundwater can be used and managed effectively for Agricultural purposes.(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:   Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 5) Should groundwater use for …

4) “Mother tongue vital for survival of a civilization”, Do you agree? Analyse the statement with suitable justifications backing your opinion.(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: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 4) “Mother tongue vital for survival …

3) Does the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill go against Article 14 of the Constitution?Critically analyse.(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:   Indian Constitution– historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. 3) Does the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill go against Article 14 of the …

2) The Anglo-French Rivalry in India was a part of their global rivalry aiming supremacy. Trace the course of their wars in India and also, examine the reasons for French failure.(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:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present significant events, personalities, issues  2) The Anglo-French Rivalry in India …