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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Simultaneous polls – alternatives, recommendations of commissions ?
  • NRC ?
  • What is Custodial death ?
  • Anti-Defection law- 10th schedule- 2/3rd defection- Disqualification
  • What is repatriation ?
  • NHRC ?
  • Article 47 of the Constitution of India DPSP or FR ?
  • IT Act

Society & Social issues

  • Vector borne disease ? examples ?
  • what is¬† Trafficking ?
  • The Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill, 2018
  • Fake news ?
  • Antibiotic abuse ?
  • Yoga – AYUSH health systems ?

International relations

  • Strait of Hormuz ? Importance ?
  • Persian Gulf
  • s400 Deal

Economy

  • G20
  • Inflation
  • ¬†MCA21 Portal ?
  • Gramin Bhandaran Yojana
  • GST Council ? IGST ?
  • NCLT – IBC ?
  • MPC Committee ?
  • SEBI ?¬† Derivatives ?

Security

  • NIA ?
  • Project 75 ?

Science and Technology

  • Theory of relativity
  • Antimicrobial resistance ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Kaleshwaram multi purpose lift irrigation project ?
  • Earthquake- epicentre
  • What is Anthropocene ?
  • What is Tsunami ?

History, Indian Heritage and Culture

  • Yoga -Patanjali

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • One nation One Poll
  • Election commission ? Constitutional body¬† ? article ?
  • what is your understanding of Public interest litigation ?
  • RTE act
  • Consolidate Fund of India ?
  • Finance commission appointed by ? Article ?
  • NITI Aayog
  • CAG ? Constitutional ? article ?
  • What are Tribunals ?¬†323A-323B. Difference ?
  • Refer Laxmikanth

Society & Social issues

  • Students suicide over exam results ? reasons ? steps to stop ?
  • Moral policing ? Pre censorship of TV programmes ? or justified ?
  • World Happiness report ?
  • Ease of living index ?
  • LGBTQ+ ? Gender Fluid ?

International relations

  • Iran US – Game theory
  • JCPOA – Members ?
  • UN Refugee agency – Global trends – Refugees ? Asylum ?

Economy

  • NCLT ? Lenders Consortium ?
  • IBC?
  • Inter creditor agreement ?
  • Aviation turbine fuel ? Under GST ?
  • Good money chasing bad money ? implications ?
  • Direct Tax – indirect tax – Cess ?
  • What is opportunity cost ?
  • Make in India ?
  • SEBI ?
  • FDI ? Predatory pricing ?

Security

  • IED attacks , what is IED ?

Science and Technology

  • Enriched uranuim ? weapon grade ?
  • Heavy water reactor ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Map: Tripoli, Tobruk
  • What are ghost nets ?

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Speaker of Loksabha – powers -appointment
  • What are special category status states ?
  • One nation One Poll
    • Election expenditure by Political parties , any cap ?
    • What about contestants ?
    • what is MCC ?
    • Election commission ? Constitutional body¬† ? article ?
  • Rule of law ?
  • What is RPA ?
  • Clause (J) of Rule 56 of the Fundamental Rules

Society & Social issues

  • Open Defecation¬† – issues
  • Swach B mission ?
  • Nal se Jal ?
  • SDG ?
  • Dalit activists embrace Buddhism¬† why ? Caste-less environment ?
  • NGO- FCRA
  • What is Demographic dividend ?
  • World population prospects report 2019 – India

Economy

  • FDI
  • Bilateral Investment treaties
  • ¬†Ease of doing business index ?
  • PM kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana
  • Draft E commerce policy – Data Localisation ?

Security

  • Naxalism

Science and Technology

  • Chandrayaan 2
  • Libra Cryptocurrency

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • UNESCO world heritage site – Coringa Wildlife sanctuary ?

History, Indian Heritage and Culture

  • Swadeshi Campaign ?

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Municipalities -Panchayats – Schedules/amendment ?
  • CBI -DSPE act ?
  • CVC ?
  • One nation – One poll ? Simultaneous elections are good or bad ?
  • What do you understand by Referendum ?
  • Enforcement Directorate ?
  • NRC – Foreigners Tribunal

Society & Social issues

  • What is Migration ?
  • Who are Rohingyas ?
  • India’s rank in HDI ? what is HDI ?
  • What are SDG ?

Economy

  • IBC ? NCLT?
  • GSP ? What are Tariff ?
  • FDI? FPI? Difference ?
  • GDP ?
  • Remittances ? Good or bad ?
  • 1997 Asian Financial Crisis ?
  • 2008 Global Financial crisis ?
  • G20 ?
  • what is SENSEX ? NIFTY ?
  • What is bearish and Bullish stand ?
  • NBFC ?
  • What is Inflation ?
  • What is black money?

Security

  • What is IED ?

Science and Technology

  • What is Enriched Uranium ?
  • GM Crops ? GEAC ?
  • Crypto currencies ? Bit coin ?

Geography, Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Cyclone Vayu- how are cyclones named ?
  • IMD -Classification of Cyclones ?
  • Heat wave ?
  • Organic farming ? Zero budget Natural Farming ?
  • COP 14 – UNCCD special feature ?
  • Bonn Convention – Bonn Challenge ?
  • UNFCCC
  • What are Emissions ? Co2 ? Various other Green house gases ?
  • Paris Climate change and India’s INDC ?

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • NITI Aayog – Meet
  • National Health Policy
  • What are electoral Bonds
  • Article 226 ?
  • Leader of Opposition ? Quorum ?
  • Who is Chief Whip ?
  • Election commission ? National parties and state parties ?
  • who is an Ombudsman ? Example in India ?
  • What is ordinance ?
  • President Rule ?
  • What are Federal features ?

Society & Social issues

  • Draft National Policy for Domestic Workers
  • What do you understand by secularism in Indian context ?
  • Women’s Reservation bill?

International relations

  • Doklam issue ?
  • UNSC permanent members ?
  • SAARC- BIMSTEC -SCO -RATS
  • Bishkek Declaration
  • What is Soft Power Belt Road Initiative
  • Xinjiang (Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region)¬† Muslim Uyghur minority
  • BBIN ?

Economy

  • Petrol dynamic pricing system
  • WTO
  • GST -Rates – Council ?
  • IBC ?
  • Make In India ?
  • FDI ?
  • Corporate tax ?
  • Fiscal Deficit ?

Security

  • What is Hawala ?
  • What is NIA ?

Science and Technology

  • What is Enriched Uranium ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Doklam Plateau
  • Cyclone Vayu- how are cyclones named ?
  • IMD -Classification of Cyclones ?

Mains Questions –

Q1) India’s stated policy of pursuing ‚Äúmulti-alignments‚ÄĚ and issue based engagements is displayed at it’s best in recently held Shanghai cooperation organization summit. Critically Analyse.

Source:
A) https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-opinion/a-different-tent/article27959697.ece

B) https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/editorials/shanghai-cooperation-organisation-bishkek-lessons-russia-china-nato-bishkek-5783467/

Q2) Remedy to address the problem of protesting doctors cannot lie solely in new legal provisions for offences, but needs a more systemic and holistic way of addressing concerns of all the stake holders. Discuss in detail.

Source:
A.
https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-opinion/missing-remedies/article27959698.ece

B. https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/doctors-strike-bengal-delhi-mamata-banerjee-case-for-compassion-healthcare-corporatisation-5783497/

Q3) Though Procurement by the government accounts for 30% of the GDP, absence of a dedicated legislation to oversee public procurement have serious concerns. In this context Establish the need for a Public procurement law. Discuss some essential features that should made part of such legislations.

Source:
https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-opinion/in-the-absence-of-good-law/article27959704.ece

Q4) Demand for simultaneous elections or synergistic elections all over the country have been renewed after prime minister of India has voiced his opinion in it’s favor. In this context Analyse various benefits and issues associated with it’s Implementation.

Source:
A) https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/pm-calls-for-meet-on-one-nation-one-poll/article27959742.ece

B) https://www.clearias.com/simultaneous-elections-india/

Q5) Briefly describe the concept of Environment Impact Assessment.
Add a note on the role it can play in ensuring sustainable development of the nation with illustrations.

Source:.
A) https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-opinion/reversing-the-scale-of-priorities/article27945887.ece

B) https://www.cbd.int/impact/whatis.shtml

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • What is Sedition ? IPC section ?
  • Women’s reservation bill ?
  • NHRC?
  • What is extradition ?

Society & Social issues

  • What is mid¬† day meal scheme ? NGO’s ?
  • Anganwadi ?
  • Significance of ASER report ?
  • Padhe Bharat Badhe Bharat
  • Equal pay issue ?

International relations

  • SCO- RATS
  • Bishkek Declaration ?
  • JCPOA ?

Economy

  • Tariff ? Import duty ?
  • SEBI- Credit rating agencies ? What is Issuers pays model ?
  • Bharatmala Pariyojana. Highlights ?
  • What are green field and brown field projects ?
  • What is trade protectionism?
  • What is India’s energy mix ?
  • Trade deficit ?
  • What is wholesale price inflation ?
  • What is MSME ?
  • What are start-ups ? Unicorns ?

Security

  • State Sponsored terrorism?

Science and Technology

  • What are genetically modified crops ? GM Cotton -Brinjal -Role of Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee ? MOEFCC ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Cyclone Vayu- how are cyclones named ?
  • IMD -Classification of Cyclones ?
  • Environment impact assessment and stages ?
  • Environment protection rules 1986 ?
  • Brundtland commission report ? Our common future ?
  • What is food chain ?
  • Strait of Hormuz ? Importance?

Ethics Integrity and Aptitude

  • What is utilitarianism?
  • Whistle-blower?

Mains Questions:

  • Trade protectionism and unilateralism are a race to the bottom in the light of above statement critically analyse India’s decision to impose retaliatory tariff on American goods.
  • What are genetically modified crops? Should India follow the steps of developed countries and allow GM crops? Discuss.
  • What is EIA? And what are the various stages in it.?
  • The worsening state of women safety and workforce participation in Indian cities in the past decade are the result of a policy failure . what are the measure needed to create a¬† safe, secure and¬† inclusive cities ?
  • The stakeholders and Service providers will lose sense of responsibility because of Subsidies¬† ? do you agree with this argument ? does it lead to inefficiency and corruption ?

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • What is Hackathon ?
  • Role of media in Democarcy – Fake news and Post truth
  • Right to education act Features ?
  • Muslim women bill 2019
  • NITI Aayog
  • What is Aspirational Districts Programme ?
  • What is NRC ?

Society & Social issues

  • Who are Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTG)s ?
  • Nipha – H1N1
  • Your views on Hindu symbols and gods in Government buildings ?
  • #Metoo movement ? She box ?

International relations

  • India- China Boundary ?
  • SCO
  • India’s vote against Shahed – Hamas ? ECOSOC ?
  • Israel – Palestine Map work

Economy

  • What is Index of Industrial Production ?
  • What is Consumer price index ?
  • APMC act ? reform needed ? NAM ?
  • Essential commodities act ? need ?
  • What is GSP ? Indian- US ?
  • SEBI- Credit rating agencies ?
  • What is FDI ? Automatic route ?
  • What is NCLT? role in IBC ?
  • What is Open market operations by RBI ?

Security

  • Doklam Standoff issue
  • What is NIA ?
  • What is left wing extremism ?

Science and Technology

  • Mission Gaganyaan
  • 5G technology ? spectrum ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Gulf of Oman ?
  • Strait of Hormuz ? Importance ?
  • Water cycle ?
  • Asiatic golden cat ? IUCN status ?

History, Indian Heritage and Culture

  • Places in Life of¬†Buddha
  • ‚ÄėSwadesh Darshan‚Äô scheme ?
  • Basaveshwara ?
  • Sanskrit Classical language ? what are others in India ?
  • Buddhist Circuit

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • What is contempt of Court ?
  • Right to education act ?
  • Imposition of Governor/president rule ?
  • Citizenship amendment bill
  • Article 370 -35 A
  • NRC -Assam- Foreigners tribunal
  • Who head union cabinet ? what is importance of cabinet ?
  • Muslim women bill 2019
  • What is ordinance ? when can it be issued ?
  • Voluntary submission of Aadhar ?¬† Aadhar and other laws amendment bill
  • What is extradition ? do we have agreements with various countries ?

Society & Social issues

  • 90% of senior citizens are being victimized by their own family members or by society -World elder abuse awareness day .
  • What do you understand by atrocities on Dalits ? Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
  • ILO – UN body ?
  • What are Anganwadi centres ? Asha workers ?
  • WHO -Ebola
  • What is fake news ? Post truth ? and deep fake ?

International relations

  • SAGAR- Indian ocean region – Neighborhood first policy
  • SCO- RATS
  • Belt road Initiative ?
  • Xinjiang (Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region)¬† Muslim Uyghur minority
  • S400- CAATSA
  • Eastern Economic Forum
  • UNSC 1267 -Masood Azhar
  • Map and Importance for India
    • North south transport corridor
    • Chabahar Port
    • India- Myanmar- Thailand Trilateral highway
    • Gwadar port
  • Ashgabat agreement
  • CPEC – India’s objection ?
  • Rerorms at UNSC ?

Economy

  • What is retail inflation
  • What are farm loan waivers ?
  • What is economic liberalization ? 1991 reforms ?
  • What is agrarian economy?
  • What is Index of Industrial Production ?
  • What is Consumer price index ?
  • What is MCLR?
  • What is easy monetary policy ? more or less liquidity ?
  • What is Fiscal deficit ? can you interlink to farm loan waiver ?

Security

  • What is NIA ?
  • What is Radicalisation and role of social media and apps ?
  • ISIS
  • CRPF
  • What is Hawala ?
  • What is Naxalism?

Science and Technology

  • ISRO- Chadrayaan 2 – what are Vikram and Pragyan ?¬† GSLV ?
  • DRDO – Hyper sonic technology demonstrator vehicle
  • What is Scram jet engine ?
  • Super sonic speeds ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Cyclone Vayu- how are cyclones named ?
  • IMD -Classification of Cyclones ?
  • Heat wave¬† ? Criteria for Heat Wave: IMD
  • National Crisis Management Committee(NCMC)
  • National Disaster Response Force (NDRF)
  • What is Bharat Stage VI
  • What are micro plastic ? Great pacific garbage patch?
  • What are corals ?

History, Indian Heritage and Culture,

  • Ashoka pillars
  • Sardar patel, Lal bahdur shastri , Gandhi, Ambedkar

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  • It helps you interlink with wide range of topics, revise static syllabus and also make you spend some quality time on one particular topic.
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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • What are Fundamental Rights ?
  • What is defamation ? Cognizable or non cognizable ?
  • Section 67 of Information technology act ?-
  • Anti-Defection law- 10th schedule- 2/3rd defection- Disqualification -Powers of speaker on the same.
  • What is meaning of Cooperative Federalism ?
  • Nal se Jal scheme ?
  • What is MGNREGA ? Salient features ? who are eligible ?
  • Pro term speaker ? Specialty ?

Society & Social issues

  • World day against child labour
  • International Labour Organizations Convention (ILO)?¬† no 138 (minimum age for employment) and convention no 182 (worst forms of child labour)
  • Child labour (Prohibition and Prevention Act, 2016
  • What are SDG¬† ? how many goals are there ? link to NITI Aayog ?
  • What is extradition ?

International relations

  • SAARC- BIMSTEC -SCO
  • BRICS summit ?
  • QUAD countries ?
  • What is AUSINDEX ?
  • ASEAN – RCEP is India member of both ?

Economy

  • What is GDP ?
  • Worldbank and IBRD same ?
  • What is Disguised unemployment ?
  • What is fragmentation of land ? what are small and marginal farms as per agriculture census ?
  • What is Loan waiver ? Is it good or bad for economy ?
  • What is tax evasion ? how is it different from tax avoidance ?
  • What is Generalized system of Preferences ?
  • Commercial papers and Junk status ?
  • What is Open market operations by RBI ? To Pump liquidity in market it will buy or sell Government securities ?

Security

  • What is NIA ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Cyclone Vayu- how are cyclones named ?
  • National Crisis Management Committee(NCMC) Headed by ?
  • National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Created under which act? Ministry ?

History, Indian Heritage and Culture,

  • Hampi World heritage site ? Link to UNESCO ? what are the other sites ?
  • Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

Ethics Integrity and Aptitude

  • What do you understand by Grievance redressal ?

Read between the lines [The Hindu 11-6-19]

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  • It helps you interlink with wide range of topics, revise static syllabus and also make you spend some quality time on one particular topic.
  • The advantages will be 6 months down the line there will be hardly any topics which you have zero idea about, you will revise each important topic in news multiple times, revise static syllabus on a constant basis
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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Social media and Fundamental rights violated-protected? Examples
  • Section 67 of Information technology act ?– waht is Shreya Singhal v. Union of India case , Section 66A of the IT Act ?
  • What do you understand by Illegal and Unconstitutional ?
  • Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018.
  • Privacy FR ? Justice K. S. Puttaswamy¬† vs Union Of India¬† 2018 case ?
  • Imposition of Presidents rule ?
  • What is extradition ?
  • Enforcement Directorate
  • What is Interpol Red notice?

Society & Social issues

  • Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act
  • Free ride for women in Delhi transport system good or bad ? -is it reinforcing weaker sex theory ?
  • What is FLPR ? What is Gender pay gap ? who releases gender gap index ? India’s rank ?
  • Ease of living index ministry ?
  • What is eat right Campaign ?

International relations

  • Trade war between US and China
  • Brexit
  • SAARC- BIMSTEC-IORA- BBIN- BCIM Forum
  • Rise of China will be the most important issue that dominate India’s foreign policy ? your views ?
  • What is Wuhan spirit ?
  • Iran- US- JCPOA –
  • India- US – CAATSA and implication on S400 deal with Russia ?
  • SCO -RATS
  • Pakistan- FATF- Grey/Black list
  • Neighborhood first policy

Economy

  • What are Farm support schemes ? Rythu Bandhu scheme? How does they help the farmers ?
  • What are NPA’s ? What are the important points of RBI’s {Prudential framework for resolution of stressed assets ?
  • What is IBC?¬† What is importance of section 35AA of banking regulation act ?
  • What is Generalized system of Preferences ?
  • Ease of doing business – who ? Parameters ?
  • SEBI? What is insider trading ?
  • What is No frills account ? advantages ? What is Financial inclusion ?

Science and Technology

  • What are genetically modified crops ? GM Cotton -Brinjal – Pink bollworm disease ?Role of Genetic Engineering Approval Committee ?
  • what is Artificial Intelligence ?
  • What is enriched uranium ? IAEA ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • What is Coastal Regulation Zone – Notification 2018
  • Cyclone Vayu- how are cyclones named ? is it an obstacle to northward progress of monsoon ?

History, Indian Heritage and Culture,

  • Civil Disobedience movement

Ethics Integrity and Aptitude

  • Legal- Ethical implications of legal personality for Artificial Intelligence ?
  • what if a drone hits a human being?
  • What if an AI-based driverless car gets into an accident that causes harm to humans or damages property? Who should the courts hold liable for the same?
  • Can AI be thought to have knowingly or carelessly caused bodily injury to another?
  • Can robots act as a witness or as a tool for committing various crimes?
  • Recommended :
  • whether machines must be taught morals
  • What is Whistle blowing ? good or bad ? Effects ? victimization – anonymous complaints should be allowed ? what about Frivolous complaints ?

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Draft New education policy (NEP) important recommendations
  • Right To Education act.
  • What are Foreigners Tribunals ? Through out the country or only in Assam ? Citizenship- Refer Laxmikanth
  • What are Tribunals ?¬†323A-323B. Difference ?¬†Refer Laxmikanth
  • NCPCR ?
  • What is Writ petetion ? only SC or HC also power of writ ?
  • SIAM- CII- what is lobbying ? legal or illegal in India ? what are pressure groups examples ?
  • NITI aayog -planning commission difference ?
  • ¬†What is Assam accord ? National register of Citizens- Who is an illegal immigrant ?
  • What is Unlawful activities prevention act ? any criticism ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Where is Bandhavgarh tiger reserve ? Sariska Tiger reserve ?
  • Depression- Cyclonic storms- Low or high pressure ?
  • What are PET plastic bottles ? Single use plastic ?
  • Carbon emissions – Green Tax ?

Science and Technology

  • ISRO- Chadrayaan 2 – what are Vikram and Pragyan ? Launched by GSLV or PSLV ?
  • Enforcement Directorate is under which ministry ?¬† what are FEMA and PMLA acts ?
  • Gene edited babies ? Designer babies ?

Security

  • What are central armed forces which ministry and borders they patrol -SSB-ITBP-BSF-Assam Rifles ? what about CISF ?
  • What is BrahMos developed by ? What is supersonic/ hypersonic ? s-400 ?

International relations

  • What is act east policy ?
  • ¬†What is European Union -any link to Brexit ?
  • International Criminal court – how is it different from International court of Justice ?

Economy

  • What is Generalized system of Preferences ?
  • WTO- Enabling clause – Appellate body ?

Society & Social issues

  • What are the various diseases that are transmitted by mosquitoes ? is Nipha one of them ?
  • What is mid day meal scheme ? how does it help education system in broader context ?

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Anti-Defection law- 10th schedule- 2/3rd defection- Disqualification -Powers of speaker on the same.
  • Should the power of decision be transferred to Election commission (article of EC?) ?
  • Enforcement Directorate
  • Foreign contribution regulation act 2010 and rules 2011 – NGO -Home Ministry
  • National commission for protection of child rights NCPCR
  • Appointment of Judges of High court
  • What is collegium ?
  • NITI Aayog
  • Election commission – Dissenting Opinion – Model code of Conduct
  • Funding of elections ? What is the legal limit ? Cost of elections in the country ?
  • Who is cabinet secretary ? Power and position not the names ..
  • How is a party declared as National party ? advantages ?

Society & Social issues

  • Nipha virus – Transmission
  • What is National testing agency ?
  • What is me too movement ?

International relations

  • Neighborhood first policy
  • China’s one belt one road
  • Significance of visits to Maldives- Sri Lanka -Bhutan
  • What is Brexit ?

Economy

  • Food Corporation of India – Storage what is the importance ?
  • What are stressed assets ? what is NPA ?
  • Insolvency and bankruptcy code.
  • Resolution Strategy/plan – Inter creditor agreement?
  • SEBI ? Quasi judicial body?
  • What are commercial papers ? secured or unsecured ?
  • What is LIBOR rate ?

Security

  • Para (Special Forces) – Armed Forces
  • Jaish-e-Muhammad – Al-Qaeda – Terror organisations
  • What is Money Laundering

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Dust Storms

Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 7-6-19]

‚ÄúParivarthan Read between the lines ‚ÄĚ , intiative to help aspirants self study and refocus on the newspapers instead of totally depending on third party sources for their preparation.

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  • Cabinet committees
  • Reserve bank of India – Regulator ? Transmission rates
  • Monetary policy committee
  • Repo rate- basis points
  • Sensex- Nifty – Equity and capital markets -Stock markets
  • what is inflation?
  • Niti Aayog – PM economic council- Cyber security
  • Artificial intelligence- Machine learning – Augmented reality
  • what is Global data protection and regulation GDPR – Data Localisation
  • Nipha virus- host- H1N1
  • Coastal regulation zone 1-2-3 ?
  • National consumer dispute redressal commission
  • RTGS/NEFT
  • Basel 3 norms – Leverage ratio
  • Map- Sudan – Darafur-kharatoum – Nile river -Sinai Peninsula
  • UN security council – India a member ?
  • ¬†Sports Diplomacy
  • Neighborhood first policy
  • White shipping
  • Swach Bharat mission¬†Ministry –
  • PM Awas Yojana¬†Ministry -beneficiary
  • Ujjwala scheme – Ministry -beneficiary
  • TRS 2/3 rd defection – Anti defection law – 10th schedule
  • BIMSTEC- SAARC -G20-African union
  • CII – pressure groups
  • what are think tanks ? how do they contribute ?
  • What is Spectrum ? 4g/5g
  • What is bailout package in relation to Public sector units ?
  • National investigation agency ?
  • What is one china principle ? Taiwan ? what is India’s official stand on it ?
  • START treaty – New Start pact ?
  • NBFC- Liquidity crisis
  • What is Crowding out effect ? good or bad ?
  • What are payment banks ? can they issue credit cards ?
  • What are domestic systemically important banks ? eligibility criteria and how many are there in India ?
  • Ethanol – Bio-fuels
  • GST- excise tax
  • Botanical/Zoological survey of India – Ministry.

If you know meaning or basic details that will be more than enough in initial stages, like GST – Goods and service tax- indirect tax reform that will be enough, as you progress with covering static books or classes you will gain in depth knowledge. Please dont waste time doing too much research on any one topic, just keep in mind these words and topics are important.

Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 6-6-19]

Hello friends we are starting a new initiative “Parivarthan Read between the lines ” ,this is to encourage aspirants to self study and refocus on the newspapers instead of totally depending on third party sources for their preparation.

  • We urge each and every aspirant to read newspapers daily.
  • This Read between the lines is focused on daily notes making through focused keywords and Topics.
  • It also works as a layered preparation with daily effort than dumping all material in one day/month/week.
  • It helps you interlink with wide range of topics, revise static syllabus and also make you spend some quality time on one particular topic.
  • The advantages will be 6 months down the line there will be hardly any topics which you have zero idea about, you will revise each important topic in news multiple times, revise static syllabus on a constant basis
  • It will help your mains answer writing immensely and prepare you for any kind of prelims 2020 paper.
  • To filter out the noise and help you read only the essential articles in line with syllabus we post daily suggested articles to read in newspapers.
  • This compliments to the newspaper reading.
  • You can also crowd source by posting links to the keywords in the comments so that it helps every one.
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Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 6-6-19]

Keywords to focus upon… for UPSC

  • What are Cabinet committees – Cabinet secretariat
  • UNDP – Equator Prize – Sustainable development and link to growing millets.
    • Interlink to Year of millets/pulses/ Elinor Ostrom global commons
  • Nipha virus- host- H1N1-Encephalitis, Meningitis
  • Gestational diabetes mellitus – Non communicable diseases/life style disease
  • Earthquake- epicentre
  • Social media- Police – Assam example ganja seizure
    • Golden triangle- golden crescent
  • Vacation Bench
  • Languages of India/Language families- 8th schedule -Official languages
  • ¬†National Solar Mission under the National Action Plan on Climate Change. Solar Photovoltaic panels and the process
  • Safeguard duty- World trade organisation
  • G 20
  • Enforcement directorate – Prevention of money laundering act -Comptroller and auditor general
  • Election commission -VVPAT
  • PM Jan arogya Yojana
  • National Register of Citizens
  • Exercise Garuda
  • What is DBT ?
  • CBI-¬† Ministry ?
  • What is 5g Technology.
  • What is FDI _FPI _strong Inflows good or bad ?
  • what are Commercial papers ?¬† rating agencies ?
  • What is Micro-finance ? NBFC? Small Finance banks ?
  • What is non performing asset?

We always welcome feedback and suggestions , you can also post any links which enhances this initiative in the comments below.  @naylak