Geomagnetic storm:

GS Paper 1: Topics Covered: Important Geophysical phenomenon.   Context: Recently, Elon Musk’s Starlink has lost 40 satellites that were caught in a geomagnetic storm a day after they were launched. However, these satellites have not created any space debris as the satellites were designed to burn up on reentry into the Earth’s atmosphere.   …

Sri Madhvacharya:

GS Paper 1: Topics Covered: Indian Art and Culture.   Context: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi recently paid his obeisances to Sri Madhvacharya on the occasion of Madhva Navami.     About Sri Madhvacharya: Shri Madhvacharya was born near Udupi. He was born in 1238, on the auspicious day of Vijayadashami, and he was …

[Mission 2022] ದೈನಂದಿನ ಪ್ರಚಲಿತ ಘಟನೆಗಳು ದಿನಾಂಕ – 12ನೇ ಫೆಬ್ರುವರಿ 2022

    ಪರಿವಿಡಿ:  ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ  1 :  1. ಚಾರ್ ಧಾಮ್ ಯೋಜನೆ.   ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ಅಧ್ಯಯನ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆ 2:  1. ಪಕ್ಷಾಂತರ ವಿರೋಧಿ ಕಾನೂನು. 2. ಏಕರೂಪ ನಾಗರಿಕ ಸಂಹಿತೆ. 3. ಮೇಕೆದಾಟು ವಿವಾದ. 4. ಸಮಗ್ರ ಆರ್ಥಿಕ ಸಹಕಾರ ಒಪ್ಪಂದ (CECA). 5. ಸೊಸೈಟಿ ಫಾರ್ ವರ್ಲ್ಡ್‌ವೈಡ್ ಇಂಟರ್‌ಬ್ಯಾಂಕ್ ಫೈನಾನ್ಶಿಯಲ್ ಟೆಲಿಕಮ್ಯುನಿಕೇಷನ್ (SWIFT).   ಪೂರ್ವಭಾವಿ ಪರೀಕ್ಷೆಗೆ ಸಂಬಂಧಿಸಿದ ಸಂಗತಿಗಳು: 1.  ಅಂತರಾಷ್ಟ್ರೀಯ ಕಾರ್ಮಿಕ ಸಂಘಟನೆ (ILO). 2. ಮಿಲನ್ 2022. …

[Mission 2022] QUIZ – 2021: Insights Current Affairs Quiz , 14 February 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 2022. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you score less, please …

[इनसाइट्स सिक्योर MISSION – 2022] दैनिक सिविल सेवा मुख्य परीक्षा उत्तर लेखन अभ्यास: 14 फरवरी 2022

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  MISSION – 2022: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   सामान्य अध्ययन– I   विषय: भारतीय संस्कृति, जिसमें प्राचीन काल से आधुनिक काल तक के कला के रूप, साहित्य और वास्तुकला के मुख्य पहलू शामिल होंगे। 1. तुर्की की विजय से भारतीय जीवन के कई क्षेत्र अत्यधिक प्रभावित …

[MISSION 2022] Insights SECURE 2022 : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 14 February 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: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, literature …

Do you think Plato’s four cardinal virtues are relevant in the present times? Justify with examples.

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators ,Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and the world to the concepts of morality; 7. Do you think Plato’s four cardinal virtues are relevant in the present times? Justify with examples. (150 words) Difficulty Level: Moderate Why …

The dual objectives of security concerns and Atmanirbhartha behind banning the import of drones must be carefully implemented so as to not stifle growth of UAV ecosystem in India. Critically analyze.

Topic: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, 6. The dual objectives of security concerns and Atmanirbhartha behind banning the import of drones must be carefully implemented so as to not stifle growth of UAV ecosystem in India. Critically analyze. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Live Mint  Why the question: India’s ban on drone …

Farmers Producers Organisations (FPO’s) play a vital role to enhance productivity through efficient and cost-effective methods ensuring sustainable income-oriented farming. Discuss.

Topic: Major crops-cropping patterns in various parts of the country, – different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage, transport and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology in the aid of farmers. 5. Farmers Producers Organisations (FPO’s) play a vital role to enhance productivity through efficient and cost-effective methods ensuring sustainable …

The slow march to justice for undertrials must be seen in the context of a criminal justice system in need of an immediate overhaul especially the prison reforms. Elucidate.

Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures. 4. The slow march to justice for undertrials must be seen in the context of a criminal justice system in need of an immediate overhaul especially the prison reforms. Elucidate. …

A Uniform Civil Code (UCC) which is sourced upon the best traditions and harmonizes them with the modern constitutional values of India is an essential step in the overall development of the country. Critically examine.

Topic: Indian Constitution—historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. 3. A Uniform Civil Code (UCC) which is sourced upon the best traditions and harmonizes them with the modern constitutional values of India is an essential step in the overall development of the country. Critically examine. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Indian …

Works of art give us an insight into how the society relates itself to its surroundings. Elaborate in light of Harappan art.

Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. 2. Works of art give us an insight into how the society relates itself to its surroundings. Elaborate in light of Harappan art. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Indian art and culture – Nitin Singhania. …

Several walks of Indian life were greatly affected by the Turkish conquest. Throw light on its socio-cultural impact.

Topic: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. 1. Several walks of Indian life were greatly affected by the Turkish conquest. Throw light on its socio-cultural impact. (250 words) Difficulty level: Easy Reference: Indian art and culture – Nitin Singhania. Why the question: The …