[Mission 2022] InstaMotivation@9pm – The story about one great mystic, Milarepa

  There is a story about one great mystic, Milarepa: When he went to his Master in Tibet, he was so humble, so pure, so authentic, that other disciples became jealous of him. It was certain that he would be the successor. And of course there was politics, so they tried to kill him. One …

[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर MISSION – 2022] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 5 जनवरी 2022

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  MISSION – 2022: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन– I   विषय: सामाजिक सशक्तिकरण, संप्रदायवाद, क्षेत्रवाद और धर्मनिरपेक्षता। 1. भारत में युवा महिलाओं पर सोशल मीडिया के पड़ने वाले प्रभावों पर चर्चा कीजिए। (250 शब्द)  प्रश्न का स्तर: सरल  सन्दर्भ: The New Indian Express निर्देशक …

[Mission 2022] QUIZ – 2021: Insights Current Affairs Quiz , 5 January 2022

  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 …

[Mission 2022] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 05 JANUARY 2022

  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 …

Why is the world short of computer chips, and why does it matters?

GS Paper 3: Topic 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.   Context: There are no signs of the global chip shortage easing any time soon, and one of the reasons behind it appears to …

The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT):

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   Context: Permanent UN Security Council members China, France, Russia, the U.K. and U.S. have pledged to prevent atomic weapons spreading and to avoid nuclear conflict. The statement was issued after the latest review of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of …

GST compensation:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Context: Finance Ministers of several States have demanded that the GST compensation scheme be extended beyond June 2022.   What’s the issue? The adoption of GST was made possible by States …

[MISSION 2022] SECURE 2022 : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 5 January 2022

    Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  MISSION – 2022: YEARLONG TIMETABLE Join IPM 4.0 to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic: Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism and secularism 1. Discuss the impact of Social …

What does the following quotation mean to you in the present context? “Religion is as necessary to reason as reason is to religion. The one cannot exist without the other”

Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and the world 7. What does the following quotation mean to you in the present context? “Religion is as necessary to reason as reason is to religion. The one cannot exist without the other” (10M) Difficulty level: Easy Why the question? Rising irrationality in society in …

“You can choose courage or you can choose comfort but you cannot choose both”. Discuss the statement using suitable examples

Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and the world 6. “You can choose courage or you can choose comfort but you cannot choose both”. Discuss the statement using suitable examples (15M) Difficulty level: Easy Why the question? The growing tendency among people to choose comfort over courage Structure of the answer Introduction …

India needs a comprehensive and coordinated approach among its security agencies amidst ever-changing counter-terrorism and security challenges. Discuss

Topic: Various security forces and agencies and their mandate 5. India needs a comprehensive and coordinated approach among its security agencies amidst ever-changing counter-terrorism and security challenges. Discuss (250 Words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu Why the question: Security agencies and their working are part of GS Paper 3. The need for synergy and coordination among …