Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 23 February 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 23 February 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: Paper 3: Topics Covered: Development of new technology and their significance.   Super-Efficient Air Conditioning programme   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Super-Efficient Air Conditioning Programme- key facts, about EESL, significance of the programme.   Context: Energy Efficiency Services Limited …

Hayabusa2

Topics Covered: Awareness in space.   Hayabusa2 What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Objectives and significance of the mission, Asteroid Ryugu.     Context: Japan Space Exploration Agency (JAXA) has announced that a probe, Hayabusa2, had successfully landed on an asteroid- Ryugu– 300 million km from Earth. Notably, Hayabusa2 is the second Japanese spacecraft …

Global Health Expenditure Database (GHED)

Topics Covered: Issues related to health.   Global Health Expenditure Database (GHED)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Highlights of the report- concerns raised, significance of public spending and the need for enhanced public spending.   Context: The World Health Organization (WHO) has released a new report on global health expenditure. The Global …