[vc_section][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Ancient History and Medieval History:” font_container=”tag:h1|font_size:25px|text_align:left|color:%23e84346″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_empty_space height=”16px”][vc_custom_heading text=”Old NCERT” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Ancient India – R S Sharma

• Medieval India – Satish Chandra[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”New NCERT” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Our pasts – I

• Our pasts – II

• Themes – I

• Themes – II

New TamilNadu History Textbook – Class XI[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Art & Culture” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• New TN History textbook

• 6th-12th new NCERT history textbooks (this will not include 12th Fine arts textbook on painting)

• Introduction to Indian art (NCERT class 11th)

• Living Craft Traditions of India (NCERT class 12th)

• Indian Culture by Nitin Singhania

• CCRT – to supplement above sources[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Modern India History” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Our past III (Both part 1 & part 2 –NCERT class VIII)

www.insightsonindia.com instacourses.insightsonindia.com

• Themes in Indian History – III (NCERT Class XII)

• A brief History of Modern India – Spectrum Publication

• India’s struggle for independence – Bipin Chandra[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Post-Independence India” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Politics in India since Independence, NCERT Class 12th

• India since independence – Bipin Chandra[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”World History” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Themes in World History: NCERT Class XI

• History of the World by Arjun Dev

• Mastering Modern World History – Norman Lowe[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Indian Society” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• NCERT Class XI – Sociology: Understanding Society

• NCERT Class XII – Indian Society

• NCERT Class XII – Social Change and Development in India

• Insights Secure Synopsis[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”World Geography:” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_custom_heading text=”Geography” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Our Environment – Class VII

• The Earth Our Habitat – Class VI

• Fundamentals of Physical Geography (NCERT Class XI)

• Fundamentals of Human Geography (NCERT Class XII)

• Goh Cheng Leong – Certificate Physical and Human Geography[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Indian Geography” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Resource and Development – Class VIII

• Contemporary India – II – Class X

• India Physical Environment (NCERT Class XI)

• India – People and Economy (NCERT Class XII)

Current affairs: Down to Earth Magazine[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”General Studies 2″ font_container=”tag:h1|font_size:25px|text_align:left|color:%23e84346″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_empty_space height=”16px”][vc_custom_heading text=”Polity” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Democratic Politics – IX

• Democratic Politics, II. Class X

• Indian Constitution at Work (NCERT Class XI)

• LAXMIKANTH – Indian Polity

• Insights Secure Synopsis[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Governance” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Any Basic standard material or Handouts (you can refer Insights secure synopsis also)

• 2nd ARC reports (selective)

• Three Year Action Agenda, 2017- 18 to 2019-20 – NITI Aayog

• Strategy for New India @ 75 – NITI Aayog[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Social justice” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Any Basic standard material or Handouts (you can refer Insights secure synopsis also)

• Yojana

• Kurukshetra

• Three Year Action Agenda, 2017-18 to 2019-20 – NITI Aayog

• Strategy for New India @ 75 – NITI Aayog[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”International Relations” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Class 12th Political Science- Contemporary World Politics

• Challenge and Strategy: Rethinking India’s Foreign Policy by Rajiv Sikri

• Ministry of External Affairs website (Selective Reading)

• Insights Secure Synopsis

• Observer Research Foundation (ORF) (Selective Reading)[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”General Studies 3″ font_container=”tag:h1|font_size:25px|text_align:left|color:%23e84346″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_empty_space height=”16px”][vc_custom_heading text=”Economy” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Economics – NCERT Class IX

• Understanding Economic Development (NCERT Class 10th)

• Indian Economic Development (NCERT Class XI)

• Introductory Macroeconomics (NCERT Class XII)

• RAMESH SINGH –Indian Economy[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Ecology & Environment” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• 12th Biology NCERT- Chapter No 13,14,15,16

• 11th Chemistry NCERT – Chapter No 14

• Geography NCERTs – Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Chapters from Std 8-11

• ICSE Environment Education Std 10(Especially for Mains)[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Science and technology ” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Class VI to ClassX

• Class XI – Chemistry: Unit 14

• Class XI – Biology: Units 4 & 5

• Class XII – Chemistry: Unit 16

• Class XII – Biology: Units 8, 9 & 10

• Current affairs: The Hindu S&T Section[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Agriculture” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Any Basic standard material or Handouts (you can refer Insights Secure Synopsis also)

• Yojana & Kurukshetra (Selective Reading)

• Down to Earth (Selective Reading)[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Disaster and disaster management” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Any Basic standard material or Handouts (you can refer Insights Secure Synopsis also)

• NDMA guidelines (Selective Reading)[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Internal security” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Any Basic standard material or Handouts (you can refer Insights Secure Synopsis also)

• Challenges to Internal Security of India by Ashok Kumar IPS

• IDSA Website (Selective Reading)

• Ministry of Home Affairs Website (Selective Reading)

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”General Studies 4″ font_container=”tag:h1|font_size:25px|text_align:left|color:%23e84346″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_empty_space height=”16px”][vc_custom_heading text=”Ethics” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left|color:%23000000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]• Any standard book like (A Practical Approach to Ethics Integrity and Aptitude By D.K Balaji Or Lexicon for Ethics, Integrity & Aptitude)

• 2nd ARC Reports (Selective Reading)

• Newspaper for contemporary examples[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section]