[COMPILATION] InsightsIAS Current Affairs Quiz – December 2020

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QUIZ – 2020: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 6 January 2021

  The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs. The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2020. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you score less, please …

Insights into Editorial: India approves COVID-19 vaccines Covishield and Covaxin for emergency use

  Context: The stage is set for the biggest vaccine rollout in India’s history with the Drugs Controller General of India formally approving two vaccines for restricted use under emergency conditions: Covishield by the Serum Institute of India (SII), and Covaxin by Bharat Biotech. Though other vaccine candidates are in the fray too, these two …

[Insights Secure STHIR– 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 6 January 2021

Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  STHIR – 2021: YEARLONG TIMETABLE Join IPM 3.0 to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the …

International ethics and morality can help heal wounds caused by the Pandemic. Examine.

Topic: ethical issues in international relations and funding; 7. International ethics and morality can help heal wounds caused by the Pandemic. Examine. (150 words). Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4. Key Demand of the question: To establish how international morality ease suffering during the …

Emotional Intelligence helps one to balance interpersonal relationships empathetically. Explain.

Topic:  Emotional intelligence-concepts, and their utilities and application in administration and governance; 6. Emotional Intelligence helps one to balance interpersonal relationships empathetically. Explain. (150 words) Reference: Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude by Lexicon Publications. Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4. Key Demand of the question: …

Our data urgently needs protection by way of legislation as much as advanced security software systems. Discuss.

Topic: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; 5. Our data urgently needs protection by way of legislation as much as advanced security software systems. Discuss. (250 words) Reference: Live Mint Why the question:   Last August, news broke of …

The covid-induced revenue crunch and Chinese belligerence make the exercise of Defence budget all the more complex, as the government faces the twin imperatives of operational readiness and capability building. Comment.

Topic:  Government Budgeting; 4. The covid-induced revenue crunch and Chinese belligerence make the exercise of Defence budget all the more complex, as the government faces the twin imperatives of operational readiness and capability building. Comment. (250 words) Reference: Live Mint Why the question: As we move closer to the Union budget, the central government faces …

With shared history, the commonwealth and the recent completion of Brexit, there is a new opportunity in furthering India-U.K. ties but its position is precarious. Analyze.

Topic:  Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora; 3. With shared history, the commonwealth and the recent completion of Brexit, there is a new opportunity in furthering India-U.K. ties but its position is precarious. Analyze. (250 words) Reference: The Hindu  Why the question: British Prime Minister Boris …

Compare and Contrast the moderate and the extremist phase of the Indian National Congress. State the reasons for the rise of extremists in Indian National Congress.

Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues; 2. Compare and Contrast the moderate and the extremist phase of the Indian National Congress. State the reasons for the rise of extremists in Indian National Congress. (250 words) Reference: A Brief History of Modern India …

The biggest contribution of moderates was not in making the Economic Critique of colonialism a potent weapon amongst nationalists but in laying solid foundations on which Indian National Movement could be built upon and flourish. Comment.

Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues; 1. The biggest contribution of moderates was not in making the Economic Critique of colonialism a potent weapon amongst nationalists but in laying solid foundations on which Indian National Movement could be built upon and flourish. …