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    Hello Dear Students! “The best way to treat obstacles is to use them as stepping-stones. Laugh at them, tread on them, and let them lead you to something better.” ― Enid Blyton You embarked on this difficult and deeply uncertain journey with a lot of grit and passion, with a lofty dream to …

[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 02 November 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 …

Ethical Issues Concerned with Tesla’s Autopilot

GS Paper 4 Syllabus: Application of Ethics   Source: The Hindu, Forbes   Directions: This Article has been taken from the Hindu. The article discusses the moral dilemmas associated with the increased adoption of self-driving cars.  Context:  Autonomous vehicle manufacturer Tesla faces their biggest challenge since the launch of Autopilot in 2015 as a series …

[COMPILATION] InsightsIAS Current Affairs Quiz – October 2022

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[MISSION 2023] SECURE : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 2 November 2022

Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers.   How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  MISSION – 2023: YEARLONG TIMETABLE Join IPM 4.0 to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic: poverty and developmental issues, 1. A folk dance is a dance developed …

“A man’s ethical behaviour should be based effectually on sympathy,  education, and social ties and needs; no religious basis is necessary” ― Albert Einstein

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “A man’s ethical behaviour should be based effectually on sympathy,  education, and social ties and needs; no religious basis is necessary” ― Albert Einstein Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: …

“Those who live for themselves die, those who die for the society live” ― Anna Hazare

Topic : Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Those who live for themselves die, those who die for the society live” ― Anna Hazare Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: The question is part of the static …

Biodiversity is the living fabric of our planet. It underpins human well-being in the present and in the future, and its rapid decline threatens nature and people alike. Analyse.

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment 5. Biodiversity is the living fabric of our planet. It underpins human well-being in the present and in the future, and its rapid decline threatens nature and people alike. Analyse. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Insights on India Why the question: The question is part …

Biosphere reserves are places where humans live in harmony with nature, and where there is an effective combination of sustainable development and nature conservation. Discuss.

Topic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. 4.  Biosphere reserves are places where humans live in harmony with nature, and where there is an effective combination of sustainable development and nature conservation. Discuss. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Insights on India Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus …