“Disruption in economic activities in urban areas and a national lockdown make the rural India a potential hotspot for the further spread of the outbreak”. Examine.

Topic:  population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 3. “Disruption in economic activities in urban areas and a national lockdown make the rural India a potential hotspot for the further spread of the outbreak”. Examine. (250 words) Reference: Indian Express Why this question: The article talks about the …

Examine the factors responsible for large production of corn and Wheat in the North America and compare it with suitable states of India.

Topic:  Factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India). 2. Examine the factors responsible for large production of corn and Wheat in the North America and compare it with suitable states of India.(250 words) Reference: Indian Geography by Majid Hussain Why this question: …

What are the factors affecting the Localisation of the textile industries in the country, provide for a spatial analysis.

Topic:  Factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India). 1. What are the factors affecting the Localisation of the textile industries in the country, provide for a spatial analysis.(250 words) Reference: Indian Geography by Majid Hussain Why this question: The question is straightforward …

DAY – 15(InstaTest-15): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – Geography Revision, Full Length Mock Test, October – 2019 CA

  GIVE THESE INSTA TESTS NO MATTER WHAT’S GOING TO  BE YOUR SCORE OR HOW MUCH UNDER-PREPARED YOU ARE!. DON’T RUN AWAY FROM WHAT’S DIFFICULT! THERE IS NO SHORTCUT TO SUCCESS   STRATEGY – Towards smart preparation in Uncertain times – How to Clear UPSC IAS Prelims? Click Here MOTIVATION – I am finding InstaTests …

DAY – 14(InstaTest-14): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – Geography, Subject-wise Tests 5, 6 & 17 Revision, Textbook based Test 12 and Revision of August & September – 2019 CA

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INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 28 March 2020

Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. What is a Schedule H1 Drug? 2. RBI’s COVID-19 Economic Relief Package.   GS Paper 3: 1. Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF).   Facts for Prelims: 1. Institutions in News- National Testing Agency. 2. What is cantonment board? 3. What is Force Majeure? 4. What is Ossification …

Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF)

Topics Covered: Disaster and disaster management. Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF) What to study? For Prelims: Funding mechanism, contributions, administration and proceeds. For Mains: Need for and significance of PMNRF. Context: The Vice President of India and the Chairman Rajya Sabha, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu has contributed a sum equivalent to a month’s salary …

RBI’s COVID-19 Economic Relief Package

Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections. RBI’s COVID-19 Economic Relief Package What to study? For Prelims: Key terms mentioned, key changes made. For Mains: Significance …

What is a Schedule H1 Drug?

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. What is a Schedule H1 Drug? What to study? For Prelims: Schedule H1 Drugs, overview Drugs and Cosmetics Act. For Mains: Significance and implications of this decision. Context: The government has notified anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine under Schedule-H1. This was …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE: US, TALIBAN- DOHA ACCORD

 Introduction: US officials and Taliban representatives have signed a final peace deal after months of negotiations in Qatar’s capital to end the United States’s longest war, fought in Afghanistan. Agreement, signed in Doha in the presence of leaders from Pakistan, India, Indonesia, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, will pave the way for the United States to …

Insights into Editorial: Centre rolls out ₹1.7-lakh-crore lockdown package

Context: The Union government announced a Rs.1.7 lakh crore package in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and countrywide lockdown, providing free food and cash transfers to support the poorest citizens who are most vulnerable during the crisis. The food grain ration for 80 crore poor people would be doubled for the next three months, supplemented …