[VIDEO] InstaDaily Current Affairs and News Analysis (The Hindu) and Answer Writing Guidance (I-CAN) October 14 , 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 CAN …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 15 October 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 Biofortification?

Topics Covered: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. What is Biofortification? Why in News? PM to dedicate to the Nation 17 recently developed biofortified varieties of 8 crops. Significance: These varieties, along with other food ingredients, will transform the normal Indian thali into nutri-thali. …

What is holographic imaging?

Topics Covered: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. What is holographic imaging? Why in News? Scientists have developed a method using holographic imaging to detect both viruses and antibodies. How it is done? The method uses laser beams to record holograms of their …

75th Anniversary of FAO

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. 75th Anniversary of FAO: Context: 75th Anniversary of Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on 16th October 2020. India has released a commemorative coin of Rs 75 denomination to mark the occasion. India and FAO: India has had a historic association with FAO. Indian Civil Service …

What’s behind Thailand’s protests?

Topics Covered: India and its neighbourhood- relations. What’s behind Thailand’s protests? Context: Anti-government protests have escalated in Thailand in the last three months. What are the demands of protesters? Removal of present Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha. A new constitution. An end to the harassment of activists. Demands to reform the monarchy What’s the problem with the …

Thalassemia Bal Sewa Yojna

Topics Covered: Issues related to health. Thalassemia Bal Sewa Yojna: Context: Union Health Minister launches 2nd phase of “Thalassemia Bal Sewa Yojna”. About the scheme: Launched in 2017, this scheme is a Coal India CSR funded Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT) program. It aims to provide a one-time cure opportunity for Haemoglobinopathies like Thalassaemia and …

World Bank’s STARS project

Topics: Issues related to education. World Bank’s STARS project: Context: Cabinet approves Rs. 5718 crore World Bank aided project STARS. What is it? STARS stands for Strengthening Teaching-Learning and Results for States Program (STARS). STARS project would be implemented as a new Centrally Sponsored Scheme under the Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Education. …

[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर – 2020] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 15 अक्टूबर 2020

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन – 1   विषय: स्वतंत्रता के पश्चात् देश के अंदर एकीकरण और पुनर्गठन। 1. स्वतंत्रता के पश्चात भारत के एकीकरण और संघीकरण ने चुनौतियों से ग्रस्त एक लंबी प्रक्रिया को दर्शाया। इस संदर्भ में, …

[ Advanced Mains Program 2020 ] for Geography, Disaster Management & Agriculture

  CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE   Advanced Mains Program 2020 for GEOGRAPHY, DISASTER MANAGEMENT & AGRICULTURE   BY – SUDEEP KUMAR SIR, Faculty, InsightsIAS     Mentored JEYDEV C S, AIR 5, UPSC CSE 2019     Watch their candid interaction:   Watch Sudeep Kumar Sir explain Strategies to prepare for UPSC:   Features Cover 140 …

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 14 October

  विषय – सूची:  सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. निर्वाचन आयोग द्वारा राजनीतिक दलों को प्रतीक चिह्नों का आवंटन 2. केंद्र सरकार द्वारा 20 राज्यों को अतिरिक्त ऋण लेने की अनुमति 3. ‘आदिवासियों के लिए प्रोद्योगिकी’ पहल   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. इलेक्ट्रॉनिक वैक्सीन इंटेलिजेंस नेटवर्क (eVIN) 2. गुजरात अशांत क्षेत्र अधिनियम 3. फ्लाई ऐश   प्रारम्भिक परीक्षा …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- PANDEMIC & PUBLIC HEALTH SYSTEM

 Introduction: The government has been quick to adopt a multipronged strategy, including issuance of clear guidelines to ministries for coordinated action, imposition of travel restrictions, suspension of visas, large-scale screening and contact tracing as well as regular dissemination of information to the public. Mounting a swift response involving all stakeholders in a country of …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 15 October 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 : Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country. 1. Post- Independence, integration …