Sansad TV: Food Processing Sector in India-Vision 2030

    Introduction: World Food India was organized by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Representatives from more than 75 countries around the world participated in this event. Food processing sector is one of the important areas of development and has been accepted as a high priority industry by the …

Sansad TV: Tuberculosis in India: Road to Elimination

    Tuberculosis: TB is one of the leading causes of death worldwide and the leading cause from a single infectious agent, ranking above HIV/AIDS. TB is an infectious disease caused by the bacillus Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It typically affects the lungs (pulmonary TB) but can also affect other sites. The disease is spread when people who …

[Early Bird Discount extended till 18th Dec. 2023] OGP 2025 (Offline & Online Guidance Program) Batch 1 : a full-fledged integrated classroom training program for UPSC CSE 2025 | Starts from 3rd Jan. 2024

        “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, if you use them wisely & strategically you can clear the exam. Vinay Sir’s guidance …

[Mission 2024] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 16 December 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 their …

Barracuda

Barracuda   Source: TH  Context: India’s fastest solar-electric boat, named Barracuda, was launched at the Navalt Solar and Electric Boats yard in Aroor, Alappuzha (Kerala). Designed by Navalt, the eco-friendly vessel is capable of carrying 12 passengers and cargo, with a top speed of 12.5 knots and a range of seven hours on a single …

Moving Off Information Systems (MOIS)

  Source: PIB  Context: The government’s technical committees, including the Central Motor Vehicle Rules-Technical Standing Committee (CMVR-TSC) and the Automotive Industry Standards Committee (AISC), are working on formulating standards for Moving Off Information Systems (MOIS) in vehicles.   What is MOIS? Moving Off Information Systems (MOIS) is an advanced driver assistance system designed to aid …

E-Cigarettes

  Source: WHO  Context: The World Health Organization (WHO) states that e-cigarettes, as consumer products, have not been proven effective for quitting tobacco use at the population level.

Budhini Manjhiyain

Content for Mains Enrichment   Source: BBC  Context: The article narrates the life of Budhini Manjhiyain, a tribal woman from the Indian state of Jharkhand, who faced exile from her community for garlanding India’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru. In 1959, when Budhini was just 15 years old, she garlanded India’s first prime minister Jawaharlal …

DILRMP: Digitization of Land Records

GS Paper 3  Syllabus: Land Reforms   Source: LM  Context: The article discusses India’s initiative to digitize land records, emphasizing the benefits and challenges associated with this process.   What is Digitization of Land Records? Digitization of land records involves the conversion of physical land ownership documents and records into digital formats. This process aims …

[MISSION 2024] Mini Secure Revision Test: 16 December 2023

  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. How did the revolutionary movement evolve under Bhagat Singh? Elaborate upon his idea of ‘revolution’. Reference: Indian Express , Insights on India   2. Assess the …

Addressing urban floods in the country requires a comprehensive approach that involves better urban planning, sustainable infrastructure development, and proactive measures to mitigate the impact of both natural and human-made factors contributing to urban floods. Analyse.

  10. Addressing urban floods in the country requires a comprehensive approach that involves better urban planning, sustainable infrastructure development, and proactive measures to mitigate the impact of both natural and human-made factors contributing to urban floods. Analyse. Reference: The Hindu