INSIGHTS IAS WEEKLY CURRENT AFFAIRS MAGAZINE : 9th Jan – 14th Jan 2023

  InsightsIAS is delighted to present the 36th edition of the Weekly Current Affairs magazine. It is, as the name suggests, a compilation of the Daily CA initiative of the preceding week. Our motto at InsightsIAS has always been about simplifying UPSC exam preparation for you. This magazine will be an essential study aid – …

[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 17 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 …

MFIs to play a leading role in India’s economic growth: Study

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Financial Inclusion   Source: Economic Times Context: As per the study conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and the Association of Microfinance Institutions of India, Microfinance institutions (MFI), will play a leading role in the growth process of India.   What are MFIs? Microfinance institutions (MFIs) are financial companies that provide small loans to …

Acute malnutrition risking 30 million children’s lives: WHO

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: Issues Relating to Development and Management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health   Source: DTE   Direction: The article gives a perspective on the issue of malnutrition in the world along with efforts being made by global agencies. It also briefs about the situation in India.   Context: According to the …

Law Minister’s suggestion to CJI on the appointment of judges: The context and background

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: Structure, Organization and Functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary   Source: IE   Direction: The article attempts to explain the MoP for the appointment of judges to the higher judiciary, as well as the Law Minister’s suggestion to reform the collegium.    Context: The Union Minister for Law and Justice …

Reconstructing past deep-water circulations of the Indian Ocean

GS Paper 1 Syllabus: Geography: Ocean Current   Source: The Hindu Context: New studies have shown that the global overturning circulation controls ocean heat distribution and atmospheric carbon dioxide levels, thus playing a critical role in global climate.   What does the new study show? Studies have indicated that tectonically driven changes in the ocean …

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS : Balance fiscal consolidation with growth  

  Source: The Hindu   Prelims: Indian Economy(GDP, GVA, fiscal policy etc) Mains GS Paper III: Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, GDP, Issues related to planning etc. ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS The supply of critical imports were disrupted by the Russia Ukraine war and the prices of such imports increased sharply, derailing many economies.   INSIGHTS ON THE …

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS : Time to streamline the Provident Fund pension scheme

  Source: The Hindu   Prelims: Elderly population in India, Schemes for old age people, Provident Fund pension scheme, EPFO, etc Mains GS Paper I & II: Schemes for vulnerable sections of society and performance and issues associated with these schemes etc   ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS 70 lakh pensioners are still waiting for higher pension under …

[COMPILATION] Insights Mind Map, December 2022

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Sansad TV: Special Report- 2022: ASEAN-India Friendship Year

     India-ASEAN relations Free Trade Agreement: India signed a FTA in goods in 2009 and an FTA in services and investments in 2014 with ASEAN. Apart from this, India has a Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) with various countries of the ASEAN region which has resulted in concessional trade and a rise in …

Sansad TV: Special Report- Doctrine of Separation of Powers

    Introduction: The Constitution lays down the structure and defines and demarcates the role and functions of every organ of the State and establishes norms for their inter-relationships, checks and balances. The doctrine of separation of powers implies that each pillar of democracy – the executive, legislature and the judiciary – perform separate functions …

[MISSION 2023] RTM(Revision through MCQs)- 14 Jan 2023

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[COMPILATION] QUED ( Questions from Editorials ) – December 2022

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[MISSION 2023] RTM(Revision through MCQs)- 13 Jan 2023

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