DAY – 20(InstaTest-20): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – International organisation & Government schemes, Subject-wise Test 19, Text book based Test 16, November-2019 CA

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RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- PANDEMIC & PUBLIC HEALTH SYSTEM

 Introduction: India currently has over 2301 confirmed cases of COVID-19. The government has been quick to adopt a multipronged strategy, including issuance of clear guidelines to ministries for coordinated action, imposition of travel restrictions, suspension of visas, large-scale screening and contact tracing as well as regular dissemination of information to the public. Mounting a …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 3 April 2020

Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. Financial Action Task Force (FATF).   GS Paper 3: 1. National Agriculture Market. 2. What is geofencing? 3. GRACE-FO mission.   GS Paper 4: 1. How COVID-19 outbreak slipped through China’s system?   Facts for Prelims: 1. Operation Sanjeevani. 2. What is National Cadet Corps? 3. AarogyaSetu   …

How  COVID-19 outbreak slipped through China’s system?

How  COVID-19 outbreak slipped through China’s system? Context: Nearly, 1 million are infected by COVID 19 across the world today. Though, the spread initially started in the month of December last year, until January 19, authorities in Wuhan maintained there was no proof of human-to-human transmission. Studies suggest while China’s January 23 lockdown of 50 …

GRACE-FO mission

Topics Covered: Awareness in space. GRACE-FO mission What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and objectives of the mission. Context: New satellite-based, weekly global maps of soil moisture and groundwater wetness conditions were developed by US space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) on March 31, …

What is geofencing?

Topics Covered: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. What is geofencing? What to study? For Prelims: Meaning, features and how it works? For Mains: Significance, associated concerns. Context: The centre has tested an application that triggers e-mails and SMS alerts to an authorised …

National Agriculture Market

Topics Covered: e-technology in the aid of farmers. National Agriculture Market What to study? For Prelims: NAM- features. For Mains: Need for and significance. Context: Union Agriculture Minister launches new features of e-NAM platform. They are important steps in our fight against COVID-19. They will strengthen agriculture marketing & reduce the need for cultivators to …

INSTA REVISION MODULES : ECONOMIC SURVEY 2019-20 Summary for UPSC CSE 2020

The Economic Survey of India 2019-20, an annual survey document released by the Government is a very important document from the perspective of Prelims as well as Mains Examination of Civil Services. INSTA ECONOMIC SURVEY 2020 Document gives summary of both Volume 1 & Volume 2 which can add value to Prelims as well as …

Insights into Editorial: NMC Act is not a matter of choice, but an imperative in the national interest

Introduction: The National Medical Commission (NMC) Act, 2019 enacted by Parliament is a landmark act. The act has generated a lot of debate and strong reactions—both for and against it. Medical interventions and health technology are in a phase of rapid metamorphosis globally. The benefits of rapid scientific developments, technological advancements, and improved and targeted …

[Week-4] INSTA OPEN THREAD FRIDAY (IOTF) – Clear your Doubts on Geography Topics

INSTA OPEN THREAD FRIDAY(IOTF)  is an innovative initiative started by InsightsonIndia to provide an opportunity for aspirants to interact Live with Mentors, Admin, and Faculties. In the previous two IOTF, we have tried to clear doubts on Economy and Environment Topics. It has been an exciting and encouraging experience for us considering the enthusiastic participation …