[VIDEO] InstaDaily Current Affairs and News Analysis (The Hindu) and Answer Writing Guidance (I-CAN) July 27, 2020

  JOIN Insta Classes 2021 JOIN Insights Prelims TEST SERIES and Mains (IPM) TEST SERIES – 2021 NOTE: In the following I-CAN series every day a Mains question is given and its answer is discussed on the following day. You will learn how to write effective answer through this initiative. You will feel the ‘I …

TODAY’s POSTS [ Current Affairs, Current Affairs Quiz, Static Quiz, Editorial, Secure Synopsis, RSTV The Big Picture, RTM ] 28th July 2020

  CURRENT AFFAIRS : Current Affairs in English 28th July 2020 Current Affairs in Hindi  28th July 2020   Current Affairs Quiz : Current Affairs in English Quiz  28th July 2020 Current Affairs in Hindi Quiz  28th July 2020   Static Quiz : Geography Static Quiz in English  28th July 2020 Static Quiz in Hindi   28th July 2020   RTM (Revision …

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 28 July

विषय – सूची:  सामान्य अध्ययन-I 1. हरिकेन ‘हन्ना’ का टेक्सास में प्रभाव   सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. उन्नत भारत अभियान (UBA) 2. विस्तृत दवा पार्कों को प्रोत्साहन देने की योजना   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. विश्व में खाद्य सुरक्षा तथा पोषण स्थिति (SOFI) 2020 2. महामारी के दौरान स्पाईवेयर तथा स्टाकरवेयर के उपयोग में वृद्धि   प्रारम्भिक …

DAY – 37 ( 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: Inland Waterways holds great potential for improving India’s logistics sector. Discuss. ( 250 words)   Ethics question : CSM 2015, Q4 : (a) Social values are more important than economic …

Insights into Editorial: What are the implications of the Delhi sero-survey findings?

    Context: To estimate the extent of infection in the community, scientists at the National Centre for Disease Control, a Health Ministry body tasked with monitoring epidemics, conducted a district-wise serological survey across Delhi. Preliminary findings showed that 23.48% of Delhi’s population had been exposed to the virus and that a large number of …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 28 July 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 …

Why is spyware, stalkerware gaining traction during the pandemic?

Topics Covered: Cyber security related issues. Why is spyware, stalkerware gaining traction during the pandemic? Context: There was a 51 per cent increase in the use of spyware and stalkerware during the lockdown period from March to June. What are spy and stalkerware apps? Spy and stalkerware apps, like viruses and other malware, infect devices that …

The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2020 (SOFI 2020)

Topics Covered: Issues of buffer stocks and food security. The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2020 (SOFI 2020): InstaFact: The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World is an annual flagship report jointly prepared by: Food and Agriculture Organization. International Fund for Agricultural Development. United Nations Children’s Fund. World …

Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (UBA):

Topics Covered: Issues related to education. Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (UBA): Context: TRIFED has entered into a partnership with IIT Delhi for the Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (UBA). Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED) functions under the Tribal Affairs Ministry.  Significance of the move: With the partnership with IIT Delhi and ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’, the …

Hurricane Hanna hits Texas:

Topics Covered: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc. Hurricane Hanna hits Texas: Hurricane Hanna has made landfall recently near Texas. It is expected to produce heavy rains across portions of southern Texas and northeastern Mexico. What Are Hurricanes? Hurricanes are large, swirling storms. They produce winds of 119 kilometers per …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 28 July 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: Social empowerment; Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. 1. The relationship between …

“You cannot change your future, but you can change your habits, and surely your habits will change your future.” Explain the meaning of quote and importance of perseverance in life.

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. “You cannot change your future, but you can change your habits, and surely your habits will change your future.” Explain the meaning of quote and importance of perseverance in life. (250 words) Key demand of the question. The …

With an avalanche of PPE suits, masks and sanitiser bottles in our landfills brought about by Covid, the war against single-use plastic has been reversed. Discuss in detail the underlying causes of such a situation and suggest solutions.

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation. 6. With an avalanche of PPE suits, masks and sanitiser bottles in our landfills brought about by Covid, the war against single-use plastic has been reversed. Discuss in detail the underlying causes of such a situation and suggest solutions. (250 words) Reference: The Hindu  Why this question? Fanning the …

What are Spywares and stalkerwares? Discuss their implications of the onslaught of cyber-crimes and vulnerabilities in the cyber landscape during the pandemic. Provide measures for the same.

Topic: Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. 5. What are Spywares and stalkerwares? Discuss their implications of the onslaught of cyber-crimes and vulnerabilities in the cyber landscape during the …

Discuss the contribution of A P J Abdul Kalam to indigenisation and development of new technology in India?

Topic: Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. 4. Discuss the contribution of A P J Abdul Kalam to indigenisation and development of new technology in India? (250 words) Reference: The …