[UPDATE] INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan 1.0

Dear Students, this is a reminder post that there will be no INSTA Revision Test today. Current Affairs of May 2020 will be covered on 5th June 2020. We shall start INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan 2.0 will all energy and excitement as it was in INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan 1.0 Happy studies 🙂

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 30 May 2020

What are InstaLinks that are provided at the end of each current event? InstaLinks help you think beyond the issue but relevant to the issue from UPSC prelims and Mains exam point of view. These linkages provided in this ‘hint’ format help you frame possible questions in your mind that might arise(or an examiner might …

Telecom regulator moots national numbering plan

  Topics Covered:  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Telecom regulator moots national numbering plan What to study? For Prelims: About TRAI, key recommendations. For Mains: Need for and significance of these recommendations. Context: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released …

What is sedition law?

  Topics Covered:  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. What is sedition law? What to study? For Prelims: What is Sedition? Overview of sedition law, provisions related. For Mains: Significance of the law, need for, concerns and criticisms. Context: Assam MLA granted bail …

HC asks A.P. govt. to reinstate Ramesh Kumar

  Topics Covered:  Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. HC asks A.P. govt. to reinstate Ramesh Kumar What to study? For Prelims: SEC- composition, functions and powers, Andhra ordinance- features. For Mains: Implications of HC judgment, significance and way ahead. Context: The …

National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC)

Topics Covered:  Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions. National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC)   What to study? For Prelims: A brief overview of NJAC act and the key amendments proposed. For Mains: Why was it struck down? How it affected judicial supremacy? What’s the way out to fill the vacancies? …

RSTV: IN DEPTH- ACUTE ENCEPHALITIS SYNDROME

    Introduction: The number of child deaths in Bihar had turned the country’s attention towards Acute Encephalitis Syndrome. Thedisease has claimed over 100’s of lives. The disease most commonly affects children and young adults, damaging their central nervous system   AES: Acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) is characterized by an acute onset of fever and …

Insights into Editorial:Why the worst locust attack in decades has invaded north India?

  Context: At a time when India is grappling with Covid-19, a locust crisis is swarming over northern parts of the country, with several states issuing advisories to prevent a desert locust attack. With India battling the worst desert locust outbreak in three decades, the crop-destroying insects have now spread to Punjab, Gujarat, Maharashtra and …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Mini Secure Revision Test: 30 May 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 1.Write a note on ‘South Atlantic Anomaly’; also explain how it affects the behaviour of Earth’s geomagnetic field.(250 words) Reference: IndiaTimes General Studies – 2 2. …