[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 23 December 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 …

Centre rules out an increase in MSP for cotton, but farmers seek more

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Issues related to Minimum Support Prices   Source: TH  Direction: The article highlights the concept of MSP – meaning, objectives, issues, etc.  Context: While cotton farmers in several states have called for an increase in the crop’s MSP, the Centre has stated that it is monitoring the cotton output condition and …

India pitching for enhanced development of Biofuels

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Conservation, Environmental Pollution and Degradation   Source: PIB  Direction: The article discusses biofuels, its classification and Indian efforts to promote biofuels and way ahead.  Context: India, during its Presidency of G20, is emphasising on international collaboration for energy security and enhanced development of emerging fuels like biofuel and hydrogen. Background: Government …

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS : In U.S. actions, the worry of global trade lawlessness

  Source: The Hindu Prelims: Protectionism, liberalization, WTO, GATT etc Mains GS Paper III: Government planning, mobilization of resources, LPG reforms, protectionism etc ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS World Trade Organization (WTO) Panel reports have ruled that the tariffs of 25% and 10% on steel and aluminum, respectively, that the United States (U.S.) had imposed during the presidency …

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS : Reshaping the world’s responses to the terror matrix

  Source: The Hindu Prelims: Current events of international importance(Terrorism, FATF, UNSCR resolution 1267 etc Mains GS Paper II: Important International institutions, agencies and fora- their structure, mandate, Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security etc   ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS There have been meetings and conferences on the issue of …

Sansad TV: In Depth- Constitution (One Hundred and Third Amendment) Act

    Introduction: In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court upheld by a 3-2 majority the Constitution (One Hundred and Third Amendment) Act, 2019 introducing 10 percent reservation for the economically weaker sections (EWS) among the unreserved categories in admissions and government jobs. Reservation based on economic status: Majority of lower castes have stepped up …

Sansad TV: The Global Debate- International Day of the Girl Child

    Economic Empowerment: Women/girls in agriculture – ensuring land rights; inheritance / share in parental property; individual / group titles to women in all government land transfers; credit support to women to purchase or lease land; records and legal support for women inheritance rights. Women/young girls in unorganized sector – provision of social security, …

[Mission 2023] STATIC QUIZ, 23 December 2022 –Economy

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Corporate governance in India is full of loopholes and is toothless to prevent corrupt and unethical practises. Examine.

Topic: corporate governance. 7. Corporate governance in India is full of loopholes and is toothless to prevent corrupt and unethical practises. Examine. (250 words) Difficulty level: Tough Reference: Insights on India Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4 and part of Mission-2022 Secure (revision). Key …

[MISSION 2023] Insights SECURE : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 23 December 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: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, literature and Architecture …

Explain the essential attributes of ethical governance with examples.

Topic: Philosophical basis of governance and probity 6. Explain the essential attributes of ethical governance with examples. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Insights on India Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4 and part of Mission-2022 Secure (revision). Key Demand of the question: To …

Terrorism remains a grave threat to humanity and there is a need to have a coordinated and proactive approach on a global level to counter the use of new and emerging technologies for terror purposes. Discuss.

Topic: linkages of organized crime with terrorism. 5. Terrorism remains a grave threat to humanity and there is a need to have a coordinated and proactive approach on a global level to counter the use of new and emerging technologies for terror purposes. Discuss. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu , Insights on India …

Throw light on the different types of orbits for satellites launched from the earth. Examine the threats associated with the uncontrolled re-entries of rockets into the earth’s orbit.

Topic: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, Nano-technology, biotechnology and issues relating to intellectual property rights. 4. Throw light on the different types of orbits for satellites launched from the earth. Examine the threats associated with the uncontrolled re-entries of rockets into the earth’s orbit. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The …