Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 09 July 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 09 July 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: GS  Paper 2: Topics covered: Population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Development processes and the development …

Uniform Civil Code

Topics covered: Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India.   Uniform Civil Code   What to study? For Prelims: Constitutional provisions related to Uniform Civil Code. For Mains: UCC- need, concerns, challenges and is it suitable for India?   Context: The Delhi High Court was recently informed that the issue of framing a Uniform …

Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA)

Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: EPCA- objectives, composition and significance.   Context: To reduce air pollution in Delhi, the Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) has requested the Supreme Court to intervene in the “grossly …