RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- NATIONAL MEDICAL COMMISSION BILL

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- NATIONAL MEDICAL COMMISSION BILL Introduction:             Resident doctors at government hospitals, including AIIMS and Ram Manohar  Lohia Hospital in Delhi, went on an “indefinite” strike to protest the National Medical Commission Bill, 2019. Among the problems raised by the medical fraternity is Section 45 of the bill, which allows the government …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 09 August 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 09 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 Medical Commission Bill   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the National Medical Commission bill. …

Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan

Topics 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.   Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan   What to study? For Prelims: Key features and significance of the project. For Mains: …

CITES — Washington Convention

Topics covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   CITES — Washington Convention   What to study? For Prelims: CITES- key facts. For Mains: Why India has proposed to remove rosewood from the CITES list? Need and implications of this move.   Context: India …