Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 29 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 29 November 2018   Paper 1 and 3: Topics Covered: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc., geographical features and their location- changes in critical geographical features. Disaster and disaster management.   Heat Wave   What to study? Static Part: What are heat waves and …

Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) for Himachal Pradesh.

Topics Covered: Women and Related Issues Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) for Himachal Pradesh.   The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh launched Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) for Himachal Pradesh. Himachal Pradesh is the first state …

Sustainable Blue Economy Conference in Nairobi , Kenya

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Sustainable Blue Economy Conference in Nairobi , Kenya   The first Sustainable Blue Economy Conference was held in Nairobi, capital of Kenya. It was organized by Kenya and co-hosted by Japan and Canada. “India endorses the growth of the Blue Economy in a sustainable, …

Biggest coral reseeding project launches on Great Barrier Reef

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues.   Biggest coral reseeding project launches on Great Barrier Reef What to study? Static Part: About Great barrier reef, location and key facts on coral reefs. Dynamic and Current: Coral reef, coral bleaching, reasons and new ways to protect and regrow them. Context: Scientists have launched the largest-ever attempt to …