DAY – 25 (InstaTest-25): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – Ancient & Medieval, Subject-wise Test 14, Text book based Test 19, January 2020 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 Difficult …

QUIZ – 2020: INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ, 8 April 2020 – Art and Culture

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... …

[VIDEO] InstaDaily Current Affairs and News Analysis (I-CAN) April 08, 2020

Topic covered so far in this I-CAN initiative, Click Here . Subscribe our YouTube Channel to not miss these extremely important discussions. Read about this new Initiative HERE Topics covered today: Quotation of the day: “Destiny of a nation is shaped in its classroom” Development model post COVID Technology for welfare – Example Impact of COVID on FOOD SECUIRTY & AGRICULTRE SAARC’s …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- MEDICAL DEVICES UNDER DRUGS LAW

 Introduction: To ensure that all medical devices meet certain standards of quality and efficacy, the Union Health Ministry notified medical equipment used on humans or animals as “drugs” under Section 3 of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, with effect from April 1, 2020. The ministry, through a gazette notification, also released the Medical Devices …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 8 April 2020

Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP). 2. Interpol 3. UN Women. 4. Global Initiative on Sharing All Influenza Data (GISAID).   GS Paper 3: 1. What is marginal cost of funds-based lending rate or MCLR?   Facts for Prelims: 1. Delhi’s ‘5T’ war against virus. 2. Samadhan challenge. …

What is marginal cost of funds-based lending rate or MCLR?

Topics Covered: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. What is marginal cost of funds-based lending rate or MCLR? What to study? For Prelims and Mains: MCLR- meaning, implications, how it is set, need for and significance. Context: State Bank of India, the country’s largest lender, has reduced …

Global Initiative on Sharing All Influenza Data (GISAID)

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. Global Initiative on Sharing All Influenza Data (GISAID) What to study? For Prelims: About GISAID and genome sequencing. For Mains: Why is it important to understand the genomic sequence of COVID-19? Context: So far, India has shared nine whole genome sequences of the novel …

UN Women

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. UN Women What to study? For Prelims: About UN Women- composition, objectives, programmes and significance. For Mains: Gender violence during lockdown period- reasons, impact and ways to address them. Context: The UN Women has urged member-states to include prevention of violence against women in …

Interpol

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. Interpol What to study? For Prelims and mains: Composition, objectives and functions of Interpol. Context: The International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol) has warned member countries that cybercriminals were attempting to target major hospitals and other institutions on the front lines of the fight against …

Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP)

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. Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP) What to study? For Prelims: Features of PMBJP and Janaushadhi Suvidha. For Mains: Health …

[PDF] Insights InstaTest 17 to 20: Insta 75 Days Revision Plan – 2020

Please find the PDF files of InstaTests 17 to 20 which are part of ongoing Insta 75 Days Revision Plan. We have created separate files for Questions and Solutions of General Studies Paper 1.  CSAT files will be provided later once questions reach either 50 or 100. These files are meant for easy revision of InstaTests. …

[PDF] Insights InstaTest CSAT 11 to 20: Insta 75 Days Revision Plan – 2020

Please find the PDF files of InstaTests  [CSAT ] 1 1 to 20 which are part of ongoing Insta 75 Days Revision Plan. These files are meant for easy revision of InstaTests. Please revise these ONLY after giving daily InstaTests HERE.  Just giving these tests directly will give you knowledge, but solving these by following Insta …

Insights into Editorial: Lift the lockdown only with a sound strategy

India’s lockdown: It is good to see India taking early action, even though there is no denying that we should have anticipated the hardship caused to poor workers and migrant labour, and taken preventive steps. But these early actions have to be carefully managed if we do not want the virus to be dwarfed by …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 8 April 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. Issues relating to development …

Can Health sector be a way out of the middle-income trap for India in the coming future? Discuss the possibilities and give your opinion.

Topic:  Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 7. Can Health sector be a way out of the middle-income trap for India in the coming future? Discuss the possibilities and give your opinion.(250 words) Reference:  Economic Times Why this question: The question propounds upon the prospects of the …

“The coronavirus speeds up the transition to a digital economy while exposing the digital gap between countries and societies”, Examine.

Topic:  Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, biotechnology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. 6. “The coronavirus speeds up the transition to a digital economy while exposing the digital gap between countries and societies”, Examine.(250 words) …

Do you think parallels can be drawn from the assassination of plague commissioner by the Chapekar brothers in 19th century and the present day decisions to control the pandemic at the expense of human rights and democracy? Examine.

Topic:  Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues. Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 5. Do you think parallels can be drawn from the assassination of plague commissioner by the Chapekar brothers …