[InstaMotivation@9pm] Bad by name; bad by nature? – “Long Walk To Freedom” by Nelson Mandela

  “A few days before Badenhorst’s departure, I was called to the main office. General Steyn was visiting the island and wanted to know if we had any complaints. Badenhorst was there as I went through a list of demands. When I had finished, Badenhorst spoke to me directly. He told me he would be …

[UPDATE] UPSC CSE 2020 Personality Tests( Interviews) deferred until further orders

  Due to the prevailing conditions caused by the Novel Corona Virus (COVID-19), as a precautionary measure, the Union Public Service Commission has deferred the Personality Tests (Interviews) of the candidates of the Civil Services Examination, 2020 scheduled from 26th April, 2021 to 18th June, 2021 till further orders. New dates for the Personality Tests …

[MINDMAP] – Role of Women in Police

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INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 19 April 2021

  विषयसूची  सामान्य अध्ययन-I 1. श्री रामानुजाचार्य   सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. गोवा की नागरिक संहिता 2. अंतर्राष्ट्रीय स्मारक एवं पुरातत्व स्थल दिवस   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. राष्ट्रीय जलवायु भेद्यता आकलन रिपोर्ट 2. कैरेबियाई ज्वालामुखी से उत्सर्जित सल्फर डाइऑक्साइड के भारत पहुचने की पुष्टि   प्रारम्भिक परीक्षा हेतु तथ्य 1. डिस्क-फुटेड चमगादड़ 2. चोलिस्तान मरुस्थल 3. …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 19 April 2021

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 …

Sulphur dioxide from Caribbean volcano reaches India, WMO confirms

Topics Covered: Pollution related issues. Sulphur dioxide from Caribbean volcano reaches India, WMO confirms: Context: The sulphur dioxide (SO2) emissions from a volcanic eruption in the Caribbean (from La Soufriere volcano eruption) reached India on April 16, 2021 sparking fear of increased pollution levels in the northern parts of the country and acid rain. Scientists …

National climate vulnerability assessment

Topics Covered: Conservation and disaster management related issues. National climate vulnerability assessment: Context: National climate vulnerability assessment released. The report is titled ‘Climate Vulnerability Assessment for Adaptation Planning in India Using a Common Framework’. It identifies the most vulnerable states and districts in India with respect to current climate risk and key drivers of vulnerability. Key …

International Day for Monuments and Sites

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. International Day for Monuments and Sites: Context: Every year, the United Nations marks April 18 as the International Day for Monuments and Sites. In many countries the day is also celebrated as World Heritage Day. The theme for this year is “Complex Pasts: Diverse …

Goa’s Civil Code

Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. Goa’s Civil Code: Context: Chief Justice of India S A Bobde recently appreciated the uniform civil code (UCC) in Goa, the only state to have one. The CJI urged intellectuals to seriously study the Goa UCC. About Goa’s UCC: Goa’s Portuguese …

Sri Ramanujacharya

Topics Covered: Art and Culture. Sri Ramanujacharya: Context: 1004th birth anniversary of Sri Ramanujacharya was observed on April 18, 2021. About Sri Ramanujacharya: Born in 1017 CE in Tamil Nadu. He is the most respected Acharya in the philosophy of Sri Vaishnavism. He was also referred to as Ilaya Perumal which means the radiant one. His …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- INDIA- FRANCE RELATIONSHIP

 Introduction: Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France was on an official visit to India from April 13-15, 2021. During bilateral talks with India’s External Affairs Minister, Dr. S. Jaishankar, hosted the visiting Foreign Minister for bilateral talks both Ministers recognised the immense opportunities for greater collaboration in diverse sectors …

[ ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ] ದಿನಾಂಕ – 17ನೇ ಏಪ್ರಿಲ್ 2021

  ಪರಿವಿಡಿ :  ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 2: 1. ಸುಪ್ರೀಂ ಕೋರ್ಟ್‌ನ ವಿಶಾಲ ಅಧಿಕಾರ ವ್ಯಾಪ್ತಿ. 2. ಭಾರತವನ್ನು ಕರೆನ್ಸಿ ವೀಕ್ಷಣಾ ಪಟ್ಟಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಇರಿಸಿದ ಯು.ಎಸ್. ಖಜಾನೆ ಇಲಾಖೆ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 3: 1. ಆರ್‌ಬಿಐ ಮುಂದೆ ‘ಆನ್ ಟ್ಯಾಪ್’ ಪರವಾನಗಿ ಪಡೆಯಲು ಅರ್ಜಿ. 2. ಯುರೇನಿಯಂ ಅನ್ನು 60% ವರೆಗೆ ಸಮೃದ್ಧಗೊಳಿಸಲು ಪ್ರಾರಂಭಿಸಿರುವುದಾಗಿ ತಿಳಿಸಿದ ಇರಾನ್. 3. 99% ರಷ್ಟು ಸೂರ್ಯನ ಬೆಳಕನ್ನು ಪ್ರತಿಬಿಂಬಿಸಬಲ್ಲ ಸಾಮರ್ಥ್ಯ ಹೊಂದಿದ ‘ಇದುವರೆಗಿನ ಅತ್ಯಂತ ಬಿಳಿ …