[Mission 2024] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 11 October 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 ina your mind that might arise(or an examiner might imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to …

Tanzania

Mapping   Source: IE  Context: India and Tanzania have elevated their ties to a strategic partnership level. They signed six agreements covering digital cooperation, culture, sports, maritime industries, and white shipping information sharing. Additionally, they agreed on a five-year roadmap to expand their defence cooperation. Both countries are working on a trade agreement in local …

Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) Annual Report 2022-2023

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: PIB  Context: The Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) Annual Report for 2022-2023 has been released, focusing on key employment and unemployment indicators. The survey’s key findings are as follows:    Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR): The labour force participation rate (LPR) is a measure of the proportion of a …

Habitat rights

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: IE  Context: The Baiga Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Group (PVTG) in Chhattisgarh has been granted habitat rights, making it the second PVTG to receive such rights in the state. Out of 75 PVTGs in India, only three have received habitat rights, including the Bharia PVTG in Madhya Pradesh, the Kamar …

Tele-MANAS

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: TH    Context: India’s Tele-MANAS, a round-the-clock mental health helpline launched on World Mental Health Day in 2022, has received over 3,40,000 calls from 32 states and union territories. The helpline was initiated in response to the increased mental health challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, providing essential …

Guidelines for Suicide Prevention among Students

GS4/GS2 Paper   Syllabus: Emotional Intelligence/ Government Policies and Intervention   Source: IE  The Union Ministry of Education has released draft guidelines to prevent student suicides in schools   These guidelines are titled UMMEED (Understand, Motivate, Manage, Empathise, Empower, Develop)   Aim of the Guidelines: The guidelines aim to help schools enhance sensitivity, understanding, and support for students, …

Examples of Ethics (NewsClick Raid Case, Gandhi’s Ethical Values, IIT Bombay: Segregation of Mess Tables)

 GS Paper 4  Source: TH,    Example 1: NewsClick Raid Case  The Special Cell of Delhi Police conducted raids on the homes and offices of journalists associated with the news portal NewsClick in connection with an alleged terror financing case. Some have been arrested under the under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.   Ethical Issues …

PRIME (Pre-cum-Mains Enrichment Notes for UPSC) – August 2023

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[COMPILATION] InsightsIAS Current Affairs Quiz – September 2023

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[MISSION 2024] Insights SECURE : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 11 October 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: Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism. 1. Analyse the causes and impact of caste-based …

“It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.” ― Descartes

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) “It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.” ― Descartes Difficulty level: Easy Why the question: The question is part of …