Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 02 August 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 02 August 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: GS Paper 2: Topic covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   National Education Policy (NEP)   What to study? For prelims and mains: key features and significance of the …

Inter-state River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill

Topic covered: Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions.   Inter-state River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill   What to study? For prelims and mains: Key features, need for and significance of the bill.   Context: Lok Sabha has passed the Inter-State River Water disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019. The Bill seeks to amend …

One nation-one ration card

Topics covered: Public Distribution System objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security. One nation-one ration card   What to study? For prelims: key features of the proposed scheme, PDS. For mains: Need for, significance of the scheme and challenges in its implementation.   Context: Government has launched One Nation-One Ration Card …

Global coalition to protect pollinators

Topics covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   Global coalition to protect pollinators   What to study? For Prelims: About the coalition and it’s functions. For Mains: Pollinators- significance, threats and various efforts for their conservation.   Context: Nigeria becomes fourth African nation to join global coalition to protect pollinators. While …