Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 18 March 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 18 March 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: Paper 2: Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   UN Environment Assembly   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: UNEA- composition, objectives, functions, meetings and themes.   Context: The Fourth Environment Assembly was held in Nairobi, …

Kaladan Project

Topics Covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Kaladan Project   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Features and significance of the project, overview of Sittwe port, Operation Sunrise.   Context: The Indian and Myanmar’s armies have, in a coordinated operation, destroyed at least 10 camps …

Contempt of Court

Topics Covered: Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions.   Contempt of Court   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: What is Contempt of Court? Provisions in this regard, Criticisms and analysis.   Why in News? The Supreme Court has stayed the conviction and punishment of The Shillong Times editor …