MUST WATCH – INSIGHTSIAS Prelims Test Series Platform Features and Guidelines

MUST WATCH – INSIGHTSIAS Prelims Test Series Platform Features and Guidelines Prelims and Mains test series by InsightsIAS are followed by hundreds of thousands of aspirants across India. We have enhanced many features to make the experience of our students very engaging, productive and intellectually stimulating. Various tools that are available in the test series …

Insights into Editorial: Renegotiation of PPP contracts becomes a reality

Insights into Editorial: Renegotiation of PPP contracts becomes a reality 04 March 2016 Article Link   India’s finance minister Arun Jaitley announced three new initiatives on building infrastructure through the so-called public-private partnership (PPP) mode in the national budget he presented to Parliament on 29 February. The three initiatives are: Public Utility (Resolution of Disputes) …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 12 February 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 12 February  2016 Archives – Secure 2015 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic:World geography 1) Differentiate between meteorite and asteroid. Describe how they are named. (150 Words) The Indian Express General Studies – 2 Topic:Government policies and …

Insights Daily Current Events, 09 February 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 09 February 2016 Archives   Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential. TRAI rules in favour of Net neutrality TRAI has ruled against differential pricing for data services in a major support to Net Neutrality. The TRAI ruling can be seen …

Insights into Editorials: Limited Finance Limits Democracy

Insights into Editorials: Limited Finance Limits Democracy 12 October 2015 Source India’s campaign finance rules are frequently violated. It is now a well known fact that candidates in Indian elections grossly overshoot spending limits imposed by the Election Commission (EC). Such violations create deeper problems for representation and democracy at large. The major Indian political …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 09 October 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 09 October  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 09 October 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 …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 26 August 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 26 August  2015 Archives – Secure 2015 26 August  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 …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 06 July 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 06 July 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 06 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 …

The Big Picture – Today’s India and Lessons from Emergency

The Big Picture – Today’s India and Lessons from Emergency Archives Summary: 40 years ago to the day, what is considered as the biggest blot on Indian democracy was imposed on the people. The internal emergency which was proclaimed by then congress government including suspension of fundamental rights is considered one of the most traumatic …

DAY – 19: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 19: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 22 June 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES Descriptive Questions Please CLICK on the Questions to Answer Them 1) Compare and contrast the First Past the Post system with the Proportional Representation. It is said that  the Indian democracy is …

DAY – 18: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015

DAY – 18: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 20 June 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES …. Next Timetable Will be Posted Tomorrow Descriptive Questions Please CLICK on the Questions to Answer Them 1) In the light of various conflicts and expanding influence of various terrorist organisations in …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 20 June 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 20 June 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 20 June  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 …

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 17 June 2015

[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 17 June 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 17 June  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 …

India’s World – Afghan-Pak intelligence cooperation deal

India’s World – Afghan-Pak Intelligence Cooperation Deal ARCHIVES Summary: In May 2015, Afghanistan and Pakistan signed an agreement for bilateral intelligence cooperation. The agreement enables the partnership between the spy agencies of the two countries- Pakistan’s inter services intelligence (ISI) and the Afghanistan’s National Directorate of Security (NDS). Although the agreement has been described as …