DAY – 4(InstaTest-4): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – ECONOMY, Subject-wise Test 21, Textbook-wise Test 4 and July 2019 CA

MOTIVATION – Read our latest article written for you! Click Here Download CSAT Plan for next 75 Days – It’s part of INSTA Revision Daily InstaTests.Click Here Read about InsightsIAS INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan for UPSC Civil Services Prelims – 2020HERE Know about how to follow INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan – 2020 – Click Here Download MITRA …

QUIZ – 2020: INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ, 18 March 2020 – Polity

INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ 2019 Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 5 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 Information   Welcome to Insights IAS Static Quiz. We have already outlined details of this New Initiative HERE.     You have already completed the quiz before. Hence you can not start it again. Quiz is loading... …

Potential Fishing Zone (PFZ)

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. Potential Fishing Zone (PFZ) What to study? For Prelims: What are PFZs, Oceansat? For Mains: Significance of PFZs. Context: The Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services …

RBI releases new guidelines for payment aggregators

Topics Covered: Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. RBI releases new guidelines for payment aggregators What to study? For Prelims and Mains: PAs- roles, functions and regulation. As per the new guidelines: Capital requirements for payment aggregators has been reduced to Rs 15 crore at the time of application for the licence. This needs …

ODF+ and ODF++ under Phase 2 of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban)

Topics Covered: Population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. ODF+ and ODF++ under Phase 2 of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) What to study? For Prelims: Key features of SBM- urban, targets. For Mains: Implementation and significance of the mission. Context: Parliamentary Standing Committee on Urban Development recently …

Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Topics Covered: Issues related to women. Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020 What to study? For Prelims: Key changes made. For Mains: Significance and the need for these changes. Context: The Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020, which seeks to amend the MTP Act, 1971, was passed in Lok Sabha recently. Key changes: …

Insights into Editorial: Temples of critical thinking and debate

  Context: In the recent subject-wise ranking of world universities by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), Indian institutions improved with 26 departments or schools placed in the top 100 of their respective disciplines. Science, technology and business studies were the fields in which our universities showed their mettle. Indian universities ranking in overall parameters: While this is …

[MOTIVATION] Life of an IAS Aspirant in the Times of Coronavirus Pandemic

There is no denying that in a few days we will all be facing toughest times – shutting down of cities; restricted movements; forced hospitalisations; scrambling for essential goods (even for food). Now things are looking not that bad, but looking at what happened (or happening) in Italy, Spain and the US, it’s better to …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 18 March 2020

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:  Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. Effects of globalization on …

Elucidate upon the need for urgent reforms of financial markets in the country with special focus on the comprehensive structure that is required to regulate banks, non-bank lenders, and insurance companies.

Topic:  Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 7. Elucidate upon the need for urgent reforms of financial markets in the country with special focus on the comprehensive structure that is required to regulate banks, non-bank lenders, and insurance companies. (250 words) Reference: Financial Express Why this question: …