DAY – 45 ( INSTA REVISION TEST – 45)INSTA REVISION PLAN 2.0, 2021

    Post your INSTA Revision Test score as well as your answers for the below Mains Questions in the Comments section for review. Static question: 1. Present system of buffer stocks and public distribution system is simply untenable economically, ecologically and in terms of international trade. Why? Suggest suitable innovative alternatives. (250 words)   …

[MINDMAP] – Marine Plastic Pollution

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[ LECTURE SERIES ] Special Classes by our distinguished Guest Faculty , Mr. Sujan R. Chinoy, former ambassador to Japan & Mexico

    Dear all, We are extremely delighted to announce the 2nd Session of LECTURE SERIES for our OGP/InstaClasses Students (ONLINE & OFFLINE) and CORE BATCH Students (ONLINE & OFFLINE). The Lecture Series will include Special Classes by distinguished Guest faculties who have exemplary experience and achievements and also are passionate to teach and share …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 23 July 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 …

India is party to 26 bilateral pacts to fight drug trafficking

Topics Covered: Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism. India is party to 26 bilateral pacts to fight drug trafficking: Context: As per the information given by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), India has signed 26 bilateral pacts, 15 memoranda of understanding and two agreements on security …

The laws for surveillance in India, and the concerns over privacy

Topics Covered: Cybersecurity related issues. The laws for surveillance in India, and the concerns over privacy: Context: Amidst the controversy caused by Israeli spyware Pegasus, the Indian government has claimed that all interception in India takes place lawfully.   What are the laws covering surveillance in India? Communication surveillance in India takes place primarily under …

Microplastics in Ganga

Topics Covered: Pollution and conservation related issues. Microplastics in Ganga: Context: Various stretches of Ganga have been polluted with Microplastics, a recent study has revealed. The highest concentration of such plastic was found at Varanasi, comprising single-use and secondary plastic products.   What are Microplastics? Microplastics are defined as synthetic solid particles sized ranging from …

Inland Vessels Bill

Topics Covered: Infrastructure- waterways. Inland Vessels Bill: Context: The government has introduced the Inland Vessels Bill, 2021, in Lok Sabha.   Key features of the Bill: It provides for a unified law for the entire country, instead of separate rules framed by the States. The certificate of registration granted under the proposed law will be deemed …

Stay on Arunachal order on ban on work permits for unvaccinated persons

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Stay on Arunachal order on ban on work permits for unvaccinated persons: Context: The Gauhati High Court has stayed a notification by the Arunachal Pradesh government that said temporary permits to enter the state for …

Independence of the Judiciary

Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. Independence of the Judiciary: Context: Recently the Supreme Court of India mentioned about two “parallel systems” of justice — one for the rich and the other for the poor. It was dealing with a case where the bail granted to the husband …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- MARITIME SECURITY CHALLENGES

Introduction: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has flagged India’s concerns on Maritime Security. In ADMM-Plus Rajnath called for rule based order in Indo-Pacific and raised the issue of freedom of navigation in SCS. India also sought adherence to international rules and laws. ADMM Plus meet: Defence minister called for an open and inclusive order in Indo-Pacific …

[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर STHIR – 2021] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 23 जुलाई 2021

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन– I   विषय: जनसंख्या एवं संबद्ध मुद्दे, गरीबी और विकासात्मक विषय, शहरीकरण, उनकी समस्याएँ और उनके रक्षोपाय। 1. मौसम की आपदाओं से बचाव के बिना अनियोजित विकास भारतीय शहरों को बहुत अधिक गरीब बना …