[ Registrations Open ] Scholarship Test for OGP 2024 (Offline & Online Guidance Program) –Batch 1 at Bengaluru & Delhi: a full-fledged integrated classroom training program for UPSC CSE

    CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE FOR OFFLINE SCHOLARSHIP TEST  CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE FOR ONLINE SCHOLARSHIP TEST   “I am an OGP 2021 student. Insights IAS & Vinay Sir played a significant role in my success. When I entered preparation I had no clue, but at Insights IAS- the institute gives you enough resources, …

[Podcast][Trailer]In the Spotlight:Identity | Dealing with ‘Beta, life mein kya kar rahe ho?’ during #UPSC Prep| A Little More Light

Hello Dear Students! ‘Aur Beta, aajkal life mein kya kar rahe ho?’[“What are you up to in life nowadays?”] Do you feel embarrassed when faced with this question at family gatherings or functions? Especially when you have faced multiple setbacks in your #UPSC CSE attempts? Do you find that you call yourself a ‘failure’ or …

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS: Autonomy oils the wheels of higher education excellence

 Source: The Hindu   Prelims: Current events of national importance(Different social service Schemes, NEP, Qs ranking, THE ranking etc) Mains GS Paper I & II: Social empowerment, development and management of social sectors/services related to Education etc.   ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS The 2023 edition of the QS world university ranking reckons that three of India’s higher …

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS: Raising money for green transitions

Source: Indian Express   Prelims: Current events of international importance, COP, IPCC, G20, GCF etc Mains GS Paper II: Bilateral, regional and global grouping and agreements involving India or affecting India’s interests, Important international institutions etc   ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS The United Nations Climate Change Conference 2022 — COP27 — opened in Sharm el-Sheikh(Egypt) with the …

[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 12 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 …

Dynamic Ground Water Resource Assessment 2022 Report

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Environment Conservation Source: Indian Express,  PIB   Direction: Water is always an important and favourite topic of UPSC. Always have notes prepared on the different aspects of water use.    Context:  An assessment report on groundwater by the Central ground water board and States/UTs was released recently. (Under Ministry of Jal …

A court of the future: Fine-tuning mechanisms of accountability within judiciary

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: Structure, Organization and Functioning of the Judiciary   Source: The Indian Express Direction: This was an editorial article. You may take a few points from the way forward as innovative measures.   Context: The Supreme Court of India renders ultimate judgment on decisions not only of the High Courts (18 for …

Nadaprabhu Kempegowda

GS Paper 1 Syllabus: Famous Historical personalities Source: Indian Express  Direction: Just go through the life of Nadaprabhu Kempegowda and his achievements. Revise the Vijaynagar Kingdom.   Context: Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the statue of Nadaprabhu Kempegowda installed at the Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru. Called the Statue of Prosperity, it weighs 220 tonnes …

[MISSION 2023] Mini Secure Revision Test: 12 November 2022

  How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  MISSION – 2022: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   Answer the following questions in 150 words: General Studies – 1   1. While the process of globalization was inevitable, it could lead to unemployment and social injustice, as well as to imposing cuts on social programme. Examine. …

What is Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)? CDM has been a useful source of finance to industry and may build a viable domestic carbon market in future on the foundations of industry interest as well as environmental protection. Discuss.

  10. What is Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)? CDM has been a useful source of finance to industry and may build a viable domestic carbon market in future on the foundations of industry interest as well as environmental protection. Discuss. Reference: Insights on India

The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) has been criticised for following a narrow preservationist agenda centred on protecting charismatic species through trade-restrictive policies that disregard the livelihood strategies of communities living alongside wildlife. Evaluate.

  9. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) has been criticised for following a narrow preservationist agenda centred on protecting charismatic species through trade-restrictive policies that disregard the livelihood strategies of communities living alongside wildlife. Evaluate. Reference: Insights on India

Learning in their mother tongue, benefits children in numerous ways. It associates them with their culture, ensures enhanced cognitive development, and supports the learning of other languages. In the light of the above statement, mention the need of preserving the linguistic diversity in India.

  6. Learning in their mother tongue, benefits children in numerous ways. It associates them with their culture, ensures enhanced cognitive development, and supports the learning of other languages. In the light of the above statement, mention the need of preserving the linguistic diversity in India.