“Atmanirbhar Bharat is not just a slogan but a vision with deep roots in India’s intellectual tradition”, discuss the statement and explain how Atmanirbharta is about resilience and decentralisation, and not isolationism.

1. “Atmanirbhar Bharat is not just a slogan but a vision with deep roots in India’s intellectual tradition”, discuss the statement and explain how Atmanirbharta is about resilience and decentralisation, and not isolationism. (250 words) Reference: What is Atmanirbhar Bharat? Indian express page 6 Delhi edition

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 05 June

विषय-सूची  सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. नागालैंड के सात विधायकों पर निरर्हता (Disqualification) का संकट 2. मॉब लिंचिंग के विरुद्ध क़ानून 3. TULIP (ट्यूलिप) – शहरी अध्‍ययन प्रशिक्षण कार्यक्रम 4. स्‍वदेस (SWADES): लौटने वाले नागरिकों का कौशल मानचित्रण 5. ग्लोबल वैक्सीन शिखर सम्‍मेलन (GVS) 6. म्यूचुअल लॉजिस्टिक्स सपोर्ट एग्रीमेंट (MLSA)   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. आवधिक श्रम बल …

[PDF] Insights InstaTest 69 to 72 : Insta 75 Days Revision Plan – 2020

 Please find the PDF files of InstaTests 69 to 72  which are part of ongoing Insta 75 Days Revision Plan. We have created separate files for Questions and Solutions of General Studies Paper 1 and CSAT. These files are meant for easy revision of InstaTests. Please revise these ONLY after giving daily InstaTests HERE.  Just …

Insights into Editorial: Workforce habits: On tweaking of labour laws

context: Over two months into the national lockdown, India’s workforce, ostensibly blessed to be part of its much-vaunted demographic dividend, is in complete disarray. There is the visibly disturbing narrative of a few million workers trying to get back home from their respective urban lives as resources run out and lack of adequate living space …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 5 June 2020

Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. Disqualification shadow on 7 Nagaland MLAs. 2. Law against mob lynching. 3. TULIP – Urban Learning Internship Program. 4. SWADES: Skill Mapping Exercise for Returning Citizens. 5. Global Vaccine Summit. 6. Mutual Logistics Support Agreement (MLSA). 7. Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS).   Facts for Prelims: 1. SaalBhar60 …

Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS)

Topics Covered: Employment related issues. Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) What to study? For Prelims: Key findings. For Mains: challenges ahead and efforts by government. What is PLFS? PLFS is India’s first computer-based survey which gives estimates of key employment and unemployment indicators like the labour force participation rate, worker population ratio, proportion unemployed and …

Mutual Logistics Support Agreement (MLSA)

Topics Covered: India and its neighbourhood- relations. Mutual Logistics Support Agreement (MLSA) What to study? For Prelims: Overview and features of MLSA. For Mains: Significance and implications of the agreement. Context: India and Australia have signed a historic agreement, called ‘Mutual Logistics Support Agreement (MLSA)’, to allow access to military bases for logistics support. This …

Global Vaccine Summit

Topics Covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests Global Vaccine Summit What to study? For Prelims: About GVS and GAVI. For Mains: Significance of the alliance. Context: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi recently addressed the virtual Global Vaccine Summit hosted by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in which …

SWADES: Skill Mapping Exercise for Returning Citizens

Topics Covered: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential. SWADES: Skill Mapping Exercise for Returning Citizens What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of SWADES. Context: The initiative, undertaken as part of the Vande Bharat Mission, aims at empowering the returning citizens with relevant …

TULIP – Urban Learning Internship Program

Topics Covered: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential. TULIP – Urban Learning Internship Program What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance. Context: TULIP – Urban Learning Internship Program for providing opportunities to fresh Graduates in all ULBs & Smart Cities launched. TULIP has …

Law against mob lynching

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Law against mob lynching What to study? For Prelims: SC guidelines and laws and legislation’s in this regard. For Mains: Need for and challenges ahead. Context: A pan-Northeast legal group has sought a law to …

Disqualification shadow on 7 Nagaland MLAs

Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. Disqualification shadow on 7 Nagaland MLAs What to study? For Prelims: Features of 10th schedule of the constitution, dismissal, exceptions and judicial review of the decision. For Mains: Significance of anti- defection law, concerns associated …

[UPDATE] UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination will be Conducted on 4th October 2020 and Pending CSE-2019 Interviews will resume from 20th July 2020

Finally UPSC has announced the dates of civil services Preliminary and Mains examination: Preliminary Examination – 04th October 2020 Mains Examination from – 8th January 2021 Personality tests of CSE-2019 which are pending will resume from: 20-07-2020.   How to go about with this new date for Prelims? We will come up with a strategy for …