[MISSION 2023] RTM(Revision through MCQs)- 12 Jan 2023

      Follow us on our Official TELEGRAM Channel HERE Subscribe to Our Official YouTube Channel HERE Please subscribe to Our podcast channel HERE Official Facebook Page HERE Follow our Twitter Account HERE Follow our Instagram Account HERE Follow us on LinkedIn: HERE

[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 16 January 2023

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 …

Why UAE’s Sultan Al Jaber, an oil company CEO, has caused controversy for heading the climate change conference

GS Paper 4 Syllabus: Conflict Of Interest Source: Indian Express   Context: The UAE, which will host this year’s annual climate change conference has named one of its ministers, Sultan Al Jaber, who is also the CEO of an oil company as the president of the conference. The fact that the CEO of an oil …

National Clean Air Programme

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Environment Pollution, Geography Source: The Hindu Context: Four years since the Centre launched the National Clean Air Campaign (NCAP), analysts found that progress has been slow and pollution has only incrementally reduced in most cities.    The Launch: In January 2019, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) launched the National Clean Air …

The Qatar conundrum: India, Qatar and the continuing saga of eight detained ex-Indian Navy officers

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: International Relations   Source: IE   Direction: The article covers India-Qatar ties in the context of recent challenges emerging due to the arrest of 8 former Indian Navy soldiers arrested by Qatari authorities.    Context: Eight former Indian Navy soldiers arrested by Qatari authorities in August have been imprisoned in Doha …

[ ADMISSIONS OPEN ] CSAT Foundation Course for Prelims 2023 – Offline mode at Delhi Centre

  CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE   Paper 2 of the Civil Services Prelims exam, or CSAT, is intended to assess aspirants’ aptitude. Despite the fact that the CSAT is merely a qualifying exam, the recent trend of unconventional and more difficult papers has demonstrated that it has the potential to be a game changer and …

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS : What does the Centre want in the Bhopal gas case?

  Source: The Hindu   Prelims: Current events of international importance, Bhopal gas leak tragedy, methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas, Union Carbide Corporation (UCC), Mains GS Paper II and III: Government policies and interventions for development of various sectors and issues arising out of the them etc, Disaster management etc ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS The Union of India …

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS : The Rules Of Detachment

  Source: Indian Express Prelims: Current events of national and international importance, CDS, military reforms etc Mains GS Paper II: Bilateral, regional and global groupings involving India or affecting India’s interests, Significance of US etc   ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS The events of January 6, 2021, in Washington were the first occasion in the USA, when an …

[ UPDATE ] OGP 2024 (Offline & Online Guidance Program) –Batch 2 at Bengaluru : a full-fledged integrated classroom training program for UPSC CSE 2024 starts from 6th Feb. 2023

    CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE BROCHURE  OGP 2024 Batch 2 (Bengaluru Centre) :   Starts from : 6th Feb. 2023 Fee: Online Classes : Rs. 1,12,000/- incl. taxes Offline Classes : Rs. 1,25,000/- incl. taxes Early Bird Offer: 10% discount till 25th Jan. 2023 Click Here to Subscribe for OGP 2024 Batch 2 …

Sansad TV: Acts and Facts- The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016

    Introduction: An Act to give effect to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. WHEREAS the United Nations General Assembly adopted its Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on the 13th day of December, 2006. A landmark step for …

[Essay Framework] Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased

  Note: This is a mere outline to get you to start thinking about the topic. This is not a synopsis or a model essay. Just brainstorming. We’re eager to read your insightful essays! Please post them in the comments.    You may start the essay with an anecdote, poem, or a riveting story that illustrates …

[MISSION 2023] SECURE : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 16 January 2023

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: The Freedom Struggle — its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts …

If greed is the sin of capitalism, then envy is the vice of socialism. Debate.

Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world. 7. If greed is the sin of capitalism, then envy is the vice of socialism. Debate. (150 words) Difficulty Level: Tough Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4 and part of ‘Philosophical Mondays’ in …

Utilitarian ethics accepts consequentialism, welfarism, and impartiality. Elaborate.

Topic: Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and world. 6. Utilitarian ethics accepts consequentialism, welfarism, and impartiality. Elaborate. Difficulty level: Moderate. Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4 and part of ‘Philosophical Mondays’ in Mission-2023 Secure. Key Demand of the question: To write …

What is a deepfake? Examine the threats posed by them and steps that are needed to counter the growing menace of deepfakes.

Topic: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security; money laundering and its prevention. 5 What is a deepfake? Examine the threats posed by them and steps that are needed to counter the growing menace of deepfakes. (250 words) Difficulty level: …