Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 10 July 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 10 July 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: GS Paper 3: Topic covered: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions; economics of animal-rearing. National Dairy Plan   What to …

Human Rights courts

Topic covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. Human Rights courts   What to study? For prelims and mains: human rights courts- provision with regards to its establishment, composition, objectives and why there is delay in setting up of such courts?   Context: The Supreme Court has sought a response from the Central government, the States and …

Port integrity campaign

Topic covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. Port integrity campaign   What to study? For prelims and mains: features and significance of the cam, about MACN.   Context: Maritime Anti-Corruption Network starts port integrity campaign in India.   What is it? The campaign, which aims to reduce and (in the long …

Basel Norms

Topic covered: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment. Basel Norms   What to study? For prelims: Key features and overview of Basel norms. For mains: Significance, need for and challenges in implementation.   Context: An assessment of compliance with Basel Norms was recently conducted by the Regulatory …