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 …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 3 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:  population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. Effects of globalization on Indian society. 1. In the middle …

List down the key features of National Security Act? What are the Criticisms and concerns over its misuse, comment on the need for its  review.

Topic:  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Security challenges and their management in border areas – linkages of organized crime with terrorism. 7. List down the key features of National Security Act? What are the Criticisms and concerns over its misuse, comment on …

Despite upsurge in exports and cut in imports of Defence equipment, India’s Defence sector remains uncompetitive globally. Examine.

Topic:  Security challenges and their management in border areas – linkages of organized crime with terrorism. Various Security forces and agencies and their mandate. Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth. 6. Despite upsurge in exports and cut in imports of Defence equipment, India’s Defence sector remains uncompetitive globally. Examine.(250 words) …

“A planning institution must be a systems crusader and a force of persuasion, not just a authority centre”, analyse the statement with reference to the role being played by NITI Aayog in the current times.

Topic:  Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. 5.  “A planning institution must be a systems crusader and a force of persuasion, not just a authority centre”, analyse the statement with reference to the role being played by NITI Aayog in the current times.(250 words) Reference: The Hindu Why this question: The article analyses critically the …

Does India have the power to awaken the conscience of the Superpowers and catalyze collective global action? Discuss the possible transformational changes that India could bring amidst the ongoing trying times.

Topic:  Role of civil services in a democracy. India and its neighborhood- relations. Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. 4.  Does India have the power to awaken the conscience of the Superpowers and …

Discuss whether separation of power in India, as provided by the constitution, is rigorous and whether it is more of a separation of functions rather than separation of power?

Topic:  Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions. 3. Discuss whether separation of power in India, as provided by the constitution, is rigorous and whether it is more of a separation of functions rather than separation of power?(250 words) Reference: Indian polity by Lakshmikant Why this question: The question aims to …

Discuss the Constitutional Status of Separation of Power in India.

Topic:  Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions. 2. Discuss the Constitutional Status of Separation of Power in India.(250 words)  Reference: Indian polity by Lakshmikant Why this question: The question is straightforward and from the static portions of GS paper II. Key demand of the question: One must explain the Constitutional …

In the middle of COVID-19 adversity lays a massive opportunity for India to reboot its rural landscape. Do you agree? Analyse.

Topic:  population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. Effects of globalization on Indian society. 1. In the middle of COVID-19 adversity lays a massive opportunity for India to reboot its rural landscape. Do you agree? Analyse.(250 words) Reference: Business World Why this question: The question is amidst the …

DAY – 19(InstaTest-19): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – Polity, Subject-wise Test 18, Text book based Test 15, November-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 …

[VIDEO] Motivational Video for Hard Times

We are sharing a video below made by one of our wellwishers. Thanks for your goodwill and love. We will definitely overcome the present difficult situation and relish the normal times sooner.  Keep your focus only on studies. Never ever give up. Stay positive and stay within your room. Wish you all the best 🙂