SECURE SYNOPSIS: 28 NOVEMBER 2019

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) SECURE SYNOPSIS: 28 NOVEMBER 2019 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the same …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- SECURITY: STATUS SYMBOL OR PROTECTION?

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- SECURITY: STATUS SYMBOL OR PROTECTION? Introduction:             BJP working president JP Nadda on told the Rajya Sabha that there was no political angle in the withdrawal of the Special Protection Group cover to the Gandhis. Speaking in Rajya Sabha amid Congress …

Insights Static Quiz -451, 2019–Economy

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Insights into Editorial: The misadventure of a new citizenship regime

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights into Editorial: The misadventure of a new citizenship regime Context: The appetite of the Indian state for counting its people is evidently insatiable. The Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner has completed a 10-year project of data collection, at the household level, …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 30 November 2019

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) [Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 30 November 2019 Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE General Studies – 1 Topic: Modern Indian history from …

7) World countries collectively failed to stop the growth in global Green House Gas emissions and deeper cuts are the need of the hour to mitigate climate change”. Discuss.(250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 7) World countries collectively failed to stop the growth in global Green House Gas emissions and deeper cuts are the need of the hour to mitigate climate change”. Discuss.(250 words) The hindu

6) The FASTag is the en route for the transport sector which enables the Government’s push in the direction of a cashless system across length and breadth of the country. Discuss  (250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Infrastructure: Energy, Ports, Roads, Airports, Railways etc. 6) The FASTag is the en route for the transport sector which enables the Government’s push in the direction of a cashless system across length and breadth of the country. Discuss  (250 words) Indianexpress

5) The government’s recent resolution to allow production of ethanol by reconverting sugar has various outcomes to the sugar and ethanol production. Examine (250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:Food processing and related industries in India- scope and significance, location, upstream and downstream requirements, supply chain management. 5) The government’s recent resolution to allow production of ethanol by reconverting sugar has various outcomes to the sugar and ethanol production. Examine (250 words)  Reference

4) Recent events highlight Russia’s growing strategic interest in the Indian Ocean, India should be aware of the consequences and think of its own regional strategy. Analyse(250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:India and its neighborhood- relations. 4) Recent events highlight Russia’s growing strategic interest in the Indian Ocean, India should be aware of the consequences and think of its own regional strategy. Analyse(250 words) Indianexpress

3) Discuss the powers of the state government to grant diminution, also remark if the Judiciary has violated the doctrine of separation of powers in this regard. Justify with relevant cases. (250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions. 3) Discuss the powers of the state government to grant diminution, also remark if the Judiciary has violated the doctrine of separation of powers in this regard. Justify with relevant cases. (250 words) …

2) The strategies, ideologies, approaches of Dalit movement varied from leader to leader, place to place and time to time. Discuss.(250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country. 2) The strategies, ideologies, approaches of Dalit movement varied from leader to leader, place to place and time to time. Discuss.(250 words) Modern history by Spectrum publications.

1) The Indian national movement was a popular multi-class movement which underwent constant ideological transformation. Justify(250 words)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues. 1) The Indian national movement was a popular multi-class movement which underwent constant ideological transformation. Justify(250 words) Modern India by Spectrum publications

Insights Revision Through MCQs – 28 November 2019

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Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 29 November 2019

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 29 November 2019   Table of contents:   GS Paper 2: Industrial Relations Code Bill, 2019. UNDP accelerator labs.   GS Paper 3: What are Supplementary Grants? FASTags. EU declares climate emergency.   Facts for prelims: Dendrochronology Conference. ‘YuWaah’ …

EU declares climate emergency

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment   EU declares climate emergency   What to study? For Prelims: Which countries have announced climate emergencies so far? For Mains: what does this mean, rationale behind, significance and implications?   Context: European Union (EU) …

FASTags

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.   FASTags   What to study? For Prelims: Key features and overview of the scheme. For Mains: …

‘Supplementary Grants’

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Government Budgeting.   ‘Supplementary Grants’   What to study? For Prelims and mains: Meaning, features and significance of these grants.   Context: Finance Minister Sitharaman recently tabled the first batch of Supplementary Demands for Grants for the financial year 2019-20 in both the …

UNDP accelerator labs

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   UNDP accelerator labs   What to study? For Prelims and mains: features, need for and significance.   Context: UNDP launches Accelerator Lab in India, to work on pollution, water issues. The laboratory that …

Industrial Relations Code Bill, 2019

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Industrial Relations Code Bill, 2019   What to study? For Prelims: The labour code- key features. For Mains: Need for and significance of the …

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 27 NOVEMBER 2019

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) SECURE SYNOPSIS: 27 NOVEMBER 2019 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the same …