TODAY’s POSTS [ Current Affairs, Current Affairs Quiz, Static Quiz, Editorial, Secure Synopsis, RSTV The Big Picture, RTM ] 24th September 2020

Secure Answer writing : Secure Answer writing in English 24th September 2020 Secure Answer writing in Hindi 24th September 2020   CURRENT AFFAIRS : Current Affairs in English  24th September 2020   Current Affairs Quiz : Current Affairs in English Quiz  24th  September 2020 Current Affairs in Hindi Quiz  24th September 2020   Static Quiz : Environment Static Quiz …

Insights into Editorial: The birth of the United Nations, and its growth in the last 75 years

  Context: The United Nations completed 75 years this year. In order to commemorate the historic moment, world leaders come together, at a one-day high-level meeting of the UN General Assembly. The meeting, themed as ‘’The Future We Want, the UN We Need: Reaffirming our Collective Commitment to Multilateralism’, is a landmark event, as for …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 24 September 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 …

What is Non- Personal Data?

Topics Covered: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. What is Non- Personal Data? Any set of data which does not contain personally identifiable information. This means that no individual or living person can be identified by looking at such data. For example, while …

What is a cess?

Topics Covered: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. What is a cess? It is a form of tax levied or collected by the government for the development or welfare of a particular service or sector. It is charged over and above direct and indirect taxes. Cess collected …

G4 seeks time-bound reform of Security Council

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. G4 seeks time-bound reform of Security Council: Who are G4 Nations? The G4 nations comprising Brazil, Germany, India, and Japan are four countries which support each other’s bids for permanent seats on the United Nations Security Council.  Basis for these demands: Each of these …

Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyan

Topics Covered: Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyan: Launched in 2014 by the then Ministry of Human Resource Development (now Ministry of Education). Aim: to meet the Right to Education Act’s mandate that all schools must have …

About the Central Pollution Control Board

Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. About the Central Pollution Control Board: CPCB is a statutory organisation which was constituted in September, 1974 under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974. It was entrusted with the powers and functions under the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981. It serves …

Termination of Session

Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. Termination of Session: A sitting of Parliament can be terminated by adjournment or adjournment sine die or prorogation or dissolution (in the case of the Lok Sabha). Adjournment: It suspends the work in a …

[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर – 2020] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 24 सितम्बर 2020

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन – 1   विषय: स्वतंत्रता संग्राम- इसके विभिन्न चरण और देश के विभिन्न भागों से इसमें अपना योगदान देने वाले महत्त्वपूर्ण व्यक्ति/ उनका योगदान। 1. ब्रिटिश शासन को प्रायः ब्रिटेन में भारतीय धन की …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 24 September 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 Join IPM to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic : The Freedom Struggle —  its various stages and important contributors/contributions from …