Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 13 December 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 13 December 2018 Paper 2 and 3: Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Infrastructure- energy related issues.   Saubhagya scheme   What to study? For Prelims: Key features, objectives and targets of the scheme. For …

FAME-India Scheme

Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   FAME-India Scheme   To promote manufacturing of electric and hybrid vehicle technology and to ensure sustainable growth of …

UN ‘Momentum for Change’ climate action award

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   UN ‘Momentum for Change’ climate action award   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Features, awardees and significance of the award.   Context: An Indian private project, HelpUsGreen is one of 15 ground-breaking projects …