QUIZ – 2020: INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ, 10 April 2020 – Geography

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INSTA REVISION MODULES : Art and Culture Module for UPSC CSE Prelims 2020

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Here is the Revision Module on Art and Culture which consists of important current affairs from May 2019 to February 2020. If you find errors, please send a mail to offline@insightsias.com. We shall recheck and make the changes accordingly. Happy Studies. All the Best . …

DAY – 27 (InstaTest-27): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – Ancient & Medieval, Subject-wise Test 1 & 14 Revision, Text book based Test 21, January-2020 CA

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) 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 …

[VIDEO] InstaDaily Current Affairs and News Analysis (I-CAN) April 10, 2020

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UPDATE : [Week-5] INSTA OPEN THREAD FRIDAY (IOTF) – Clear your Doubts on Polity Topics

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Please note : Due to some unforeseen circumstance, IOTF of week 5 will be conducted on Saturday , 11th April 2020 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 …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 10 April 2020

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. PCPNDT Act. 2. Coronavirus containment plan. 3. Epidemic Diseases (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020. 4. “State of the World’s Nursing” report.   GS Paper 3: 1. Uranium Contamination in Ground Water 2. Long-term repo operations (LTROs). 3. Role of Armed …

Role of Armed forces in coronavirus outbreak battle

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Various Security forces and agencies and their mandate. Role of Armed forces in coronavirus outbreak battle What to study? For Prelims: Role of armed forces in such situations, procedure to call them and provisions in this regard. For Mains: Need for and significance …

Long-term repo operations (LTROs)

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Indian economy related issues. Long-term repo operations (LTROs) What to study? For Prelims: Features of LTRO. For Mains: Its significance and applicability. Context: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has said it has received Rs 1.13 lakh crore worth of bids in the targeted long …

Uranium Contamination in Ground Water

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. Uranium Contamination in Ground Water What to study? For Prelims: Uranium and contamination, affected states. For Mains: Effects, concerns and ways to prevent. Context: A new study conducted by the University of Manchester, UK and …

“State of the World’s Nursing” report

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. “State of the World’s Nursing” report What to study? For Prelims: Key findings, challenges and concerns highlighted. For Mains: Measures to address these concerns and challenges. Context: WHO, …

Epidemic Diseases (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Epidemic Diseases (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020 What to study? For Prelims: Key provisions and IPC sections applicable, overview of epidemics act. For Mains: Need for and …

Coronavirus containment plan

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger. Coronavirus containment plan What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Overview, need for and significance of the containment plan. Context: India has …

PCPNDT Act

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QUIZ – 2020: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 10 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 …

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 2 April 2020

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RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- VIRTUAL COURTS AND WAY FORWARD

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)  Introduction: The Supreme Court on Monday passed directions for all courts across the country to extensively use video-conferencing for judicial proceedings saying congregation of lawyers and litigants must be suspended to maintain social distancing amid the coronavirus pandemic. The top court, which has restricted …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 10 April 2020

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What do you understand by ‘civic virtue’ in public life? What are the challenges in practicing it in today’s time? How can these challenges be overcome? Elaborate.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Public/Civil service values and Ethics in Public administration: Status and problems; ethical concerns and dilemmas in government and private institutions; laws, rules, regulations and conscience as sources of ethical guidance; accountability and ethical governance; strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance; ethical issues …

Explain how ethics can help in improving the declining values of media today?

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in-human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics – in private and public relationships. Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of Family society and educational institutions …

Can we integrate “Assemble in India for the world” into “Make in India” to achieve an unprecedented opportunity to chart a China-like, labour-intensive, export trajectory that was witnessed till recent times? Evaluate.

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Topic:  Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth. 5.Can we integrate “Assemble in India for the world” into “Make in India” to achieve an unprecedented opportunity to chart a China-like, labour-intensive, export trajectory that was witnessed …