SANSAD TV: PERSPECTIVE- DEFINING EWS

    Introduction: The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has appointed a three-member committee to revisit the criteria for 10% reservation for economically weaker sections (EWS) in educational institutions and government jobs. This came after Supreme Court’s observations while hearing petitions challenging the government notice issued in July which provides for 10% EWS quota …

[Mission 2022] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 25 FEBRUARY 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 …

What are NFTs?

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Developments in Science and Technology.   Context: NFTs are gaining massive popularity now because they are becoming an increasingly popular way to showcase and sell your digital artwork. Billions of dollars have been spent on NFTs since its inception—which date backs to 2015.   What are NFTs? An NFT is …

What is quantum tech demo by DRDO and IIT Delhi all about?

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Developments in Science and Technology.   Context: Recently, a joint team of experts from the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi demonstrated the Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) link for a distance of over 100 kilometres.   Why is this significant? With this success, …

What is fair and remunerative price (FRP)? How is it paid?

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices.   Context: The Maharashtra government has issued a government resolution which will allow sugar mills to pay the basic fair and remunerative price (FRP) in two tranches. Sugar mill owners have welcomed the move. However, farmers are not …

[Mission 2022] QUIZ – 2021: Insights Current Affairs Quiz , 25 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: 24 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. भारत के शिल्प अनादि काल से इसकी संस्कृति का भाग रहे …

[MISSION 2022] SECURE 2022 : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 25 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 …

You are appointed as the S.P of a district. In the first month of your posting, there is a protest organized by Gandhian followers against the mining mafia for which the district is notoriously known for. The protest is primarily against Mr Gabbar who has amassed ill-gotten wealth due to illegal mining and has deep political connections. Not a single FIR has been registered against him so far.

Topic: case study. 7. You are appointed as the S.P of a district. In the first month of your posting, there is a protest organized by Gandhian followers against the mining mafia for which the district is notoriously known for. The protest is primarily against Mr Gabbar who has amassed ill-gotten wealth due to illegal …

India faces new and growing national security threats and challenges as space-based assets became hubs of controlling terrestrial, underwater and aerial combat leading to weaponization of space. Examine.

Topic: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security. 6. India faces new and growing national security threats and challenges as space-based assets became hubs of controlling terrestrial, underwater and aerial combat leading to weaponization of space. Examine. (250 words) Difficulty level: Tough Reference: The Hindu Why the question: China’s …