MAINS SELF STUDY GUIDE: Insights Mock Test – 2 (General Studies Paper – 1)

MAINS SELF STUDY GUIDE: Insights Mock Test – 2 (General Studies Paper – 1) TIMETABLE NOTE: Those who want to write in notebook should treat this as a Real Exam and try to complete the paper within One and Half Hours. You can download PDF copy of the same Test HERE. The Timetable is HERE. …

TIMETABLE: 2015 Civil Services Mains – General Studies, Essay and Optional Integrated Strategy

2015 IAS Mains Preparation Self Study Guide Caution:Basically this is a Test Series for you to practice from home. The schedule which we are about to post in this article is NOT a ‘one size fits all’ solution to your UPSC Mains strategy. This timetable assumes that you have studied all NCERTs, Standard Books for …

Fear of Prelims: It Will Only make Things Worse. Please Overcome It.

2015 Prelims might be your first or second or even last attempt at realizing your dream of becoming an IAS/IPS/IFS officer. In four days you will be getting ready to give your best shot at this exam. You might be feeling nervous right now. You might be confident as well. But one thing is true: …

B. Fouzia Taranum Rank – 31, How She Managed To Get Top Rank While Working

We are happy to know that our website was helpful to Ms Fouzia Tarannum during her UPSC civil services exam – 2014 preparation. She wrote to us: “Thanks for your contribution in the form of your website. Was very helpful especially as I didn’t have any group/preparation peers this year.” She was also very humble …

TIMETABLE – 5: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015

TIMETABLE – 5: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 Archives Topic to be covered from the  UPSC Prelims Syllabus: History of India and Indian National Movement. July 29 NCERT Class VII History Full Book India – 2015 Chapters 4,5 and 6 July 30 NCERT Class VIII History Full Book India – 2015 …

DAY – 43: Insights Self Study Guide for UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 43: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 28 July 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES Descriptive Questions CLICK on the Questions to Post Your Answers. 1) Discuss the reasons why the Chinese pilgrims came to India and also examine what influence their travels had on India …

DAY – 42: Insights Self Study Guide for UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 42: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 27 July 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE (+ Recent UPDATE) ARCHIVES Descriptive Questions CLICK on the Questions to Post Your Answers. 1) Write a critical note on Lima Outcomes of UNFCCC negotiations and their significance. (200 Words) The Economic Survey …

DAY – 41: Insights Self Study Guide for UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 41: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 24 July 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE (+ Recent UPDATE) ARCHIVES Descriptive Questions CLICK on the Questions to Post Your Answers. 1) India is projected to be the youngest nation in the world by 2020. While this provides great opportunities, …

DAY – 40: Insights Self Study Guide for UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 40: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 23 July 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE (+ Recent UPDATE) ARCHIVES Descriptive Questions CLICK on the Questions to Post Your Answers. 1) Even the model APMC Act has been criticized by the latest Economic Survey on several grounds. Critically examine …

[MOTIVATION] Madhusudhan Hulgi Rank 392, CSE – 2014: Three Times Failed to Clear Prelims, Fourth Time Secured a Rank

Madhu’s is the classic story of many aspirants. He erred many times, but managed to learn from his failures and finally got All India Rank –  392 in UPSC civil services exam – 2014. He worked very hard this time to get this rank. It is not very easy to digest series of failures and …

DAY – 36 & 37: Insights Self Study Guide for UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 36 & 37: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 15 & 16 July 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES Economic Survey Chapters will be Covered Tomorrow Descriptive Questions CLICK on the Questions to Post Your Answers. 1) What are the instruments of monetary policy of RBI? …

DAY – 35: Insights Self Study Guide for UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 35: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 14 July 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES NOTE: Economy  Topics of Two Previous Days Will be Covered Tomorrow & Day after Tomorrow. Today we have covered Art & Culture part. Descriptive Questions CLICK on the Questions to Post …

Khushaal Yadav Rank – 28 CSE-2014: Demystifying Interview

Khushaal Yadav, who passed out from AIIMS in 2014, has cleared UPSC civil services exam in his first attempt and secured 28th Rank. He says he benefited from InsightsOnIndia website during his preparation. He will be sharing his strategy for this exam with you. In the below article he has shared his views on Personality …

DAY – 32 & 33: Insights Self Study Guide for UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 32 & 33: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 09 & 11 July 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES Descriptive Questions CLICK on the Questions to Post Your Answers. 1) Critically analyse the components of New Economic Policy which India initiated in early 1990s and their …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 08 July 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 08 July 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 08 July  2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing …

TIMETABLE : Integrated Approach to UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015 – A Self Study Guide (July 8 to July 22)

TIMETABLE : Integrated Approach to UPSC Prelims + Mains – 2015 – A Self Study Guide (July 8 to July 25) Previous Timetables Self Study Guide In this timetable we will be covering: NCERT Class XI Indian Economic Development NCERT Class XII Macroeconomics NCERT Class XI Fine Art (Introduction to Indian Art) NIOS – Indian …

Raju Mishra – Rank-65, CSE-14: How He Overcame His Failure Last Year and Emerged Successful this Year

The Phoenix Shall Rise From The Ashes  Raju Mishra, AIR 65, CSE-2014 It was almost been a year and a half since I took up the broken pieces to begin afresh to follow the dream and passion I had en-kindled and kept ablaze for a long time: IAS. This article as a follow up to …