[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 04 July 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 …

Content for Mains Enrichment (Ethics/Essay):

Examples to be used in Mains:   1. Social Justice: Need to make inclusive policies: DGCA declared Adam Harry “temporary unfit” on the grounds of gender dysphoria (unease due to mismatch between sex assigned at birth and a person’s gender identity), and because he is undergoing “cross-sex hormone therapy”. Being transgender has shattered Adam Harry’s …

New pathway to regulate nitrate absorption in plants

GS Paper-3 Syllabus: Science   Context: Researchers led by those from the National Centre of Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bengaluru (NCBS-TIFR), have found a new pathway that regulates nitrate absorption in plants. The new method: The gene transcription factor MADS27, which regulates nitrate absorption, root development and stress tolerance, is activated by …

Indians can get ₹10 lakh from relatives abroad

GS Paper-2 Syllabus: Structure, Organization and function of the executive, laws affecting citizens etc   Context: The Union Home Ministry has amended certain rules related to the Foreign Contribution(Regulation) Act (FCRA), allowing Indians to receive up to ₹10 lakh in a year from relatives staying abroad without informing the authorities. The earlier limit was ₹1 …

The functioning of the National Investigation Agency

GS Paper-2 Syllabus: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Context: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has taken over the probe into the killing of tailor Kanhaiyya Lal (48) in Rajasthan’s Udaipur over a social media post supporting suspended leader Nupur Sharma. Now, the Union Home Ministry has handed over to the agency the investigation …

[ Day 15 – July 4, 2022] 75 Days Mains Revision Plan 2022 – GS1 Full Syllabus & Ethics

  GS1 Full Syllabus Q1. Outcomes of Lahore and Karachi sessions summarize nationalistic aspiration as a whole. Critically evaluate. 10M Q2. How has globalization influenced intergenerational relations? Discuss in context of the challenges associated with elderly care in India. 15M   Ethics: Q3. Illustrate with examples from the lives of prominent public figures, the importance …

Panel calls for boosting protein, and nutrients in government meal programmes

GS Paper-2  Syllabus: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources   Context: An inter-ministerial committee has recommended that protein-rich food items e.g., Eggs be legally mandated in meals given through food safety programmes in schools and anganwadis under National Food Security Act (NFSA), 2013.   Why the …

Alluri Sitarama Raju

GS Paper-1 Syllabus: Modern India   Context: PM Modi to launch the year-long celebrations on the 125th birth anniversary of Alluri Sitarama Raju, enabling a new generation to be aware of the heroics of Alluri and the sacrifices he made for the tribal community.   About Alluri Sitarama Raju (1897 – 1924) was an Indian …

INSIGHTS IAS WEEKLY CURRENT AFFAIRS MAGAZINE : 27th June -2nd July 2022

  InsightsIAS is delighted to present the 8th edition of the Weekly Current Affairs magazine. It is, as the name suggests, a compilation of the Daily CA initiative of the preceding week. Our motto at InsightsIAS has always been about simplifying UPSC exam preparation for you. This magazine will be an essential study aid – …

[COMPILATION] Insights Mind Map, June 2022

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Sansad TV: Perspective- Online Gaming- Landscape & Regulation

  Introduction: The government announced setting up of a committee to regulate online gaming and to identify a ministry to oversee it. Reports suggest the panel will include the CEO of NITI Aayog and secretaries of the ministries of home, sports and youth affairs, information and broadcasting, electronics and information technology, etc. The committee has …