SECURE SYNOPSIS: 30 March 2020

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INSIGHTS CURRENT AFFAIRS ( 4 April 2020) REVISION THROUGH MCQS

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DAY – 23 (InstaTest-23): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – Polity, Schemes & International organisations Revision, Text book based Test 18, December-2019 CA

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 31 March 2020

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SECURE SYNOPSIS: 5 March 2020

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[VIDEO] InstaDaily Current Affairs and News Analysis (I-CAN) April 04 to 06, 2020

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QUIZ – 2020: INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ, 6 April 2020 – Environment

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INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 6 April 2020

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA). 2. What is cytokine storm? 3. What is 1930s Great Depression?   GS Paper 3: 1. National Innovation Foundation. 2. Artemis Program.   Facts for Prelims: 1. During India coronavirus …

Artemis Program

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Awareness in space. Artemis Program What to study? For Prelims: Key features and objectives of Artemis. For Mains: Significance and relevance of the mission for future space programmes. Context: NASA unveils plan for Artemis ‘base camp’ on the moon beyond 2024. Artemis Base …

National Innovation Foundation

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology, indigenization of technology and developing new technology. National Innovation Foundation What to study? For Prelims and Mains: NIF- objectives, awards and achievements. Context: NIF invite innovative citizens to participate …

What is 1930s Great Depression?

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. What is 1930s Great Depression? What to study? For Prelims: Great Depression- occurrence, reasons and impact. For Mains: Lessons learnt and it’s impact on world economy and on …

What is cytokine storm?

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Issues related to health. What is cytokine storm? What to study? For Prelims and Mains: What is Cytokine Storm? What is immune system? How it works? Context: Of all the possible compounding effects of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, the cytokine …

Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) 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. Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) What …

Insights into Editorial: Helping Hand for the Stranded migrant workers

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QUIZ – 2020: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 6 April 2020

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)   The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs. The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2018. It is not …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 6 April 2020

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Discuss the Skills that are required to become emotionally intelligent while highlighting the advantages of developing emotional intelligence for administration.

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While discussing the seaweed distribution and resource potential in India bring out the challenges of rising seaweed tides.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 6. While discussing the seaweed distribution and resource potential in India bring out the challenges of rising seaweed tides.(250 words) Reference: Geography and You , Research Gate Why this question: The question is straightforward and is based …

What do you understand by round tripping? Discuss the concerns associated and suggest ways to address them.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:   Money laundering and its prevention. 5. What do you understand by round tripping? Discuss the concerns associated and suggest ways to address them. (250 words) Reference: The Hindu Why this question:  In a major relief for New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV), the Supreme …

A decentralized public health system that socializes the cost of healthcare is the need of the hour” Elucidate.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 4.  “A decentralized public health system that socializes the cost of healthcare is the need of the hour”, Elucidate.(250 words) Reference: epw.in Why this question: The article plaints a …