RSTV In Depth: Border Surveillance

RSTV In Depth: Border Surveillance (PRELIMS: Current events of national and international importance MAINS: GENERAL STUDIES III – Security challenges and their management in border areas) India’s land border covers around 15,106 km sharing boundaries with Pakistan, Afghanistan, China, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Myanmar. Varied terrains, climatic conditions and hostile neighbours make its borders complex …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 07 March 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 07 March 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: Paper 2: Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes.   Janaushadhi Diwas   What to study? For Prelims: Features of PMBJP and Janaushadhi Suvidha. For Mains: Health facilities …

National Rural Economic Transformation Project

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.   National Rural Economic Transformation Project   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of …

Nitrogen pollution

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Nitrogen pollution   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Nitrogen- natural cycle, pollution and ways to prevent it.   Context: The annual Frontiers Report 2019 published by the United Nations (UN), has included a chapter on nitrogen pollution in its latest edition. The …