Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 15 March 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 15 March 2019 Relevant articles from PIB:   India Energy Modelling Forum   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: About IEMF- objectives, functions and significance.   Context: First Workshop on India Energy Modelling Forum was recently Held. Organized by: NITI Aayog and the United States Agency for International …

Electoral bond scheme

Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Electoral bond scheme   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of Electoral Bonds and highlights of the scheme. For Mains: Significance of the scheme, benefits and concerns associated.   Context: Govt. defends …

Climate Vulnerability Index

Topics Covered: Conservation and pollution related issues.   Climate Vulnerability Index   What to study? For Prelims: About the index and key features. For Mains: Significance of the index and vulnerability of Himalayan states and the need for a policy framework to face the challenges.   Context: Scientists have developed a common framework for assessment …

Mercer Quality of Living Ranking 2019

Topics Covered: Population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Mercer Quality of Living Ranking 2019   What to study? For Prelims: Highlights of the survey, performance of various cities. For Mains: Findings, significance, concerns, challenges and the need for comprehensive measures.   Context: Global consulting firm Mercer …