21 Days Complete Lockdown of India: PM Modi Speech (March 24, 2020) on Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Implications for UPSC IAS Aspirants

  Key Highlights of Modi Speech on Coronavirus(March 24, 2020): CORONA means ‘Koi Road Par Na Nikle’ (No one must be on the roads). Covid-19: India under complete lockdown from Wednesday for 21 days, says PM Modi We are taking all steps to ensure continuous supply of essential commodities: PM Narendra Modi Total lockdown in …

I am consistently scoring less marks in the INSTA TESTS. InstaQuestions are too difficult. I feel like quitting the Plan. What should I Do?

 An old farmer –  mature, seasoned, one day was very very angry with God;  and he was a great devotee.  He said to God in his morning prayer, “I have to tell it as it is – enough is enough! You don’t understand even the ABC of agriculture! When the rains are needed there are …

Will UPSC Postpone Civil Services IAS Prelims Exam – 2020 (Preliminary) as well?

It is important to have clarity whether UPSC Prelims 2020 is going to be postponed or not. Right now, it looks like it will not be postponed. Let’s all hope that it won’t be postponed.  Reasons why it may not be postponed is that so far India has taken good measures in preventing community transmission …

POSTPONED: UPSC Civil Services Personality Test (Interview) of Civil Services Mains Exam – 2019

UPSC has postponed Personality Test which was being conducted as part of civil services exam 2019  until further notice due to prevailing grim situation created by COVID-19 pandemic.  We think this situation will continue till at least April 15th.  We don’t think Prelims – 2020 will be postponed. – unless overall situation in India normalises …

[MOTIVATION] How to Stay Consistent while Preparing for UPSC Civil Services?

When it comes to the civil services exam, a below average aspirant with not so great academic track record will hands down clear this exam provided she consistently works towards improving her knowledge and skills. On the other hand brilliant aspirants with extremely good memory and academic track record will fail in this exam when …

[MOTIVATION] Life of an IAS Aspirant in the Times of Coronavirus Pandemic

There is no denying that in a few days we will all be facing toughest times – shutting down of cities; restricted movements; forced hospitalisations; scrambling for essential goods (even for food). Now things are looking not that bad, but looking at what happened (or happening) in Italy, Spain and the US, it’s better to …

[MOTIVATION] To succeed, focus on internal motivation

What’s your biggest goal in life?  Is it getting into ‘coveted’ civil services (IAS/IPS/IFS)? getting a degree from Harvard? becoming union minister? becoming the Prime Minister of India? or is it just to stay happy in life no matter what ups and downs that life throws at you? Some individuals define goals, and some individuals …

CSAT Plan within Insta 75 Days Revision Plan – Download the Timetable

We will daily post 5 CSAT questions in our Insta 75 Days daily InstaTests. Out of five questions 1-2 will be from Comprehension. Remaining questions will be based on the following timetable. Dedicating daily 1 hour for CSAT is advisable. Single topic will be covered for four days. This will help you do sufficient practice …

DAY – 1(InstaTest-1): Insta 75 Days Revision Plan-2020: Topic – ECONOMY, Subject-wise Test 10, Textbook-wise Test 1 and June 2019 CA

  Download CSAT Plan for next 75 Days – It’s part of INSTA Revision Daily InstaTests.Click Here Read about InsightsIAS INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan for UPSC Civil Services Prelims – 2020 HERE Know about how to follow INSTA 75 Days Revision Plan – 2020 – Click Here Download MITRA booklet (My Insta Tests Revision and Assessment) – It’s for to …

InsightsIAS (www.insightsonindia.com) Website is one of the Top Whitelisted Websites in Jammu and Kashmir – Thank you All !

  As we know there is internet shutdown in Kashmir. However the government has whitelisted certain very important websites so that people in Kashmir can access information, do trade and commerce, and communicate with the outside world.  Our website – www.insightsonindia.com – stands tall among (at 12th position) the websites that have been whitelisted in …