TODAY’s POSTS [ Current Affairs, Current Affairs Quiz, Static Quiz, Editorial, Secure Synopsis, RSTV The Big Picture, RTM ] 19th June 2020

  CURRENT AFFAIRS : Current Affairs in English 19th June 2020 Current Affairs in Hindi  19th June 2020   Current Affairs Quiz : Current Affairs in English Quiz  19th June 2020 Current Affairs in Hindi Quiz  19th June 2020   Static Quiz : History Static Quiz in English  19th June 2020 Static Quiz in Hindi  …

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 19 June

विषय-सूची सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. सिविल सेवा बोर्ड (CSB) 2. चीन के साथ व्यापार प्रतिबंधो से भारत पर प्रभाव 3. रूस-भारत-चीन समूह (RIC) 4. उइगर मानवाधिकार अमेरिकी विधेयक   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. वन नेशन वन राशन कार्ड।     प्रारम्भिक परीक्षा हेतु तथ्य 1. डेक्सामेथासोन क्या है? 2. जगन्नाथ रथ यात्रा 3. कोडुमनाल    सामान्य अध्ययन-II …

DAY – 6 ( INSTA REVISION TEST)INSTA REVISION PLAN 2.0, 2020

Post your INSTA Revision Test score as well as your answers for the below Mains Questions in the Comments section for review. Static question: Discuss the process of decolonization accelerated by the Second World War. (250 words)   Ethics question : Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu is known for its manufacturing clusters on firecrackers and matches. …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 19 June 2020

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 imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to their static …

U.S. Uighur rights Bill

Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. U.S. Uighur rights Bill Context: U.S. President Donald Trump has signed legislation calling for sanctions over the repression of China’s Uighur Muslims. Details: The Bill calls for sanctions against those responsible for repression of Uighurs and other Muslim groups …

Russia-India-China grouping

Topics Covered: India and its neighbourhood- relations. Russia-India-China grouping Why in News? India will participate in the virtual meeting of the Russia-India-China grouping on June 23. The Indian decision to go ahead with the ministerial level exchange has created an opening for de-escalation of tension along the Line of Actual Control with the Russian diplomatic …

Civil Services Board

Topics Covered: Role of civil services in a democracy. Civil Services Board Context: The Punjab government, last week, constituted a three-member civil services board to decide on IAS transfers and postings in the state. Opposition to this move: This notification providing for fixed tenure of IAS officers has left some leaders in the state upset. It …

Insights into Editorial: Building trust: On India-Pakistan ties

  Context: Two Indian nationals, employed as drivers in the Indian High Commission in Islamabad, went missing for several hours on Monday, in a suspected case of abduction by local security agencies. However, later released by authorities in Pakistan after India lodged a strong protest. Upon the release, Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs claimed in …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 19 June 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: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. 1. Discuss how Sufis like the …

Media is often hailed as the fourth pillar of democracy. In the setting, debate upon the significance of media ethics in modern-day times.

Topic : Probity in Governance: Concept of public service; Philosophical basis of governance and probity; Information sharing and transparency in government, Right to Information, Codes of Ethics, Codes of Conduct, Citizen’s Charters, Work culture, Quality of service delivery, Utilization of public funds, challenges of corruption. 7. Media is often hailed as the fourth pillar of …

What do you understand by Vaccine Nationalism? Is it against the fundamental principles of vaccine development and global public health? Discuss the challenges and concerns associated with it.

Topic : Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. 6. What do you understand by Vaccine Nationalism? Is it against the fundamental principles of vaccine development and global public health? Discuss the challenges and concerns associated with it.  (250 words) Reference: Down to Earth  Why the question: …

India has abundant varieties of food products used by tribals which if manufactured at an industrial level can provide both employment and livelihood to them. Explain the steps taken by the Government in context of the above statement.

Topic: Indian Economy and issues related to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment 5. India has abundant varieties of food products used by tribals which if manufactured at an industrial level can provide both employment and livelihood to them. Explain the steps taken by the Government in context of the above statement. (250 …