Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 11 April 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 11 April 2019 Relevant articles from various News Papers:   Paper 1: Topics Covered: The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country.   Jallianwala incident   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Jallianwala Bagh incident- overview, impacts and outcomes, …

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: Softening its …

Black holes

Topics Covered: Awareness in space.   Black holes   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Blackholes- origin, composition, why study them and significance of their study.   Context: The first photograph of a black hole was revealed by scientists recently.   What is a black hole? A black hole is an object in space …

Deadly drug-resistant fungus’ India connection

Topics Covered: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, nano-technology, bio-technology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.   Deadly drug-resistant fungus’ India connection   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Candida Auris- concerns, effects and need for proper monitoring. Context: The killer germ, a fungus called Candida auris, has showed up …