[InstaMotivation@9pm] ‘The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination’ by J K Rowling

This 2008 speech of JK Rowling is being considered as one of the best speeches of the 21st century. It is very well crafted in simple english. The beauty lies in its ability to connect with the readers. She slowly takes the listeners/ readers into her world of thoughts and communicates the message in a …

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 12 August 2021

  विषयसूची सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. सचेतक (व्हिप) क्या होता है? 2. संसदीय सत्र की समाप्ति 3. उपभोक्ता विवाद निवारण समिति 4. राजनीति का अपराधीकरण 5. अंतर्राष्ट्रीय आपराधिक न्यायालय   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. विशेष आर्थिक क्षेत्र (SEZ)   प्रारम्भिक परीक्षा हेतु तथ्य 1. महाराष्ट्र दवारा ‘सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी’ क्षेत्र में राजीव गांधी पुरस्कार   सामान्य अध्ययन- II …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- MARINE AIDS TO NAVIGATION BILL, 2021

Introduction: The governmentintroduced a Bill in the Rajya Sabha to replace a nine-decade-old law to pave the way for shifting from lighthouses to modern aids for marine navigation. The Marine Aids to Navigation Bill, 2021 repeals the Lighthouse Act, 1927 and seeks to provide a framework for the development, maintenance, and management of aids to …

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

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन– I   विषय: भूकंप, सुनामी, ज्वालामुखीय हलचल, चक्रवात आदि जैसी महत्त्वपूर्ण भू-भौतिकीय घटनाएँ, भौगोलिक विशेषताएँ और उनके स्थान- अति महत्त्वपूर्ण भौगोलिक विशेषताओं (जल-स्रोत और हिमावरण सहित) और वनस्पति एवं प्राणिजगत में परिवर्तन और इस …

[ ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ] ದಿನಾಂಕ – 11ನೇ ಆಗಸ್ಟ್ 2021

  ಪರಿವಿಡಿ:  ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 2: 1. ಒಬಿಸಿ ಗುಂಪುಗಳನ್ನು ಸೂಚಿಸಲು ರಾಜ್ಯಗಳ ಹಕ್ಕುಗಳನ್ನು ಮರುಸ್ಥಾಪಿಸುವ ಮಸೂದೆ. 2. ಜನಗಣತಿ ಎಂದರೇನು? 3. ಮಧ್ಯಾಹ್ನದ ಬಿಸಿಯೂಟದ ಯೋಜನೆ. 4. ಉಜ್ವಲ 2.0 ಯೋಜನೆ. 5. ಹಾಂಗ್ ಕಾಂಗ್ ನ ಆಡಳಿತವನ್ನು ಹೇಗೆ ನಿರ್ವಹಿಸಲಾಗುತ್ತದೆ?   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 3: 1. ಕೃತಕ ಬುದ್ಧಿಮತ್ತೆ ವ್ಯವಸ್ಥೆಗೆ ಪೇಟೆಂಟ್ ನೀಡಿದ ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಆಫ್ರಿಕಾ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ : 2   ವಿಷಯಗಳು: ಸಂವಿಧಾನ- ಐತಿಹಾಸಿಕ ಆಧಾರಗಳು, …

QUIZ – 2020: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 August 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 2021. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you score less, please …

[Insights Secure – 2021] Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 12 August 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: Salient features of world’s physical geography; 1. Plate tectonics explains why Earth’s …

‘The Best Way to Find Yourself Is To Lose Yourself In The Service Of Others’ -Mahatma Gandhi

Topic : Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world; 7. What do you understand by the following quote? (150 words)  ‘The Best Way to Find Yourself Is To Lose Yourself In The Service Of Others’ –Mahatma Gandhi Why the question: Question asked in UPSC Mains Examination 2020 GS-IV paper. Structure of the …

As an administrator, do you replace the effective, but dishonest guy with an honest, but ineffective individual? Comment.

Topic: Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service, integrity, impartiality and nonpartisanship, objectivity, dedication to public service, empathy, tolerance and compassion towards the weaker-sections 6. As an administrator, do you replace the effective, but dishonest guy with an honest, but ineffective individual? Comment. (150 words) Reference: Ethics by Lexicon publications. Why the question: The question …