[MINDMAP] – Gender Inequality in Science in India

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[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर STHIR – 2021] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 11 दिसंबर 2020

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन – 1   विषय: संरचना, वायुमंडल का संगठन, मौसम एवं जलवायु, ऊष्मा एवं तापमान, आतपन, ऊष्मा बजट, तापमान का वितरण, तापमान व्युत्क्रमण। 1. पृथ्वी के ताप संतुलन को बनाए रखने में सहायक विभिन्न प्रक्रियाओं …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 11 December 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’s in France’s draft law against ‘Islamism?

Topics Covered: Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism. What’s in France’s draft law against ‘Islamism? Context: The French cabinet presented a draft law that targets “radical Islamism” although the word “Islamist” is not part of the text. Reason behind the draft: The Bill comes in the wake …

New Parliament building

Topics Covered: Infrastructure. New Parliament building: Context: Foundation stone of the new Parliament building. This took place nearly a hundred years after the foundation for the existing Parliament was laid by Duke of Connaught on February 12, 1921. Key Points: It is expected that the structure would be completed by 2022, coinciding with 75 years …

Quantum key distribution (QKD)

Topics Covered: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. Quantum key distribution (QKD): Context: The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully demonstrated communication between its two labs using Quantum Key Distribution technology. The Defence Research …

Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana (ABRY)

Topics Covered: Employment related issues. Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana (ABRY): Context: The Union Cabinet has given its approval for Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana (ABRY) to boost employment in formal sector and incentivize creation of new employment opportunities during the Covid recovery phase under Atmanirbhar Bharat Package 3.0. About the Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana (ABRY): Under this, …

ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM-Plus)

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM-Plus): Context: The 14th ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting (ADMM) Plus was held virtually recently. About ADMM- Plus: Consistent with the ADMM guiding principles of open and outward looking, the 2nd ADMM in Singapore in 2007 adopted the Concept Paper …

Vaccination drive after anthrax kills elephants

Topics Covered: Issues related to health. Vaccination drive after anthrax kills elephants: What happened? Anthrax was confirmed as the cause of the death of two female elephants a week ago in the Joypur rainforest in Assam. The two elephants died after ingesting anthrax spores that can remain buried underground for 25-30 years. Following this, the …

The highlights of Karnataka’s new anti-cow slaughter bill

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. The highlights of Karnataka’s new anti-cow slaughter bill: Context: The government in Karnataka passed the Karnataka Prevention of Slaughter and Preservation of Cattle Bill (2020) in the Assembly. How are ‘beef’ and ‘cattle’ defined in the …

Why parts of the US may be able to see the Northern Lights today?

Topics Covered: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc. Why parts of the US may be able to see the Northern Lights today? Context: The Northern Lights, also known as aurora borealis, are usually witnessed far up in the polar regions or the high latitude regions of Europe. But, today, they could …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- ROLE & FUNCTIONS OF NATIONAL RECRUITMENT AGENCY

 Terming the setting up of a National Recruitment Agency as “historic”, Union minister Jitendra Singh said it will conduct an online Common Eligibility Test for shortlisting candidates for majority of central government jobs twice a year. He said the multiple recruitment examinations are a burden on the candidates, as also on the respective recruitment …