Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 13 September 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 13 September 2019 Table of contents:   GS Paper 1: Kartarpur Sahib pilgrim corridor.   GS Paper 2: District mineral foundations. National Pension Scheme for Traders and Self Employed Persons. What is Salmonella? Rohingya refugees.   GS Paper 3: Global Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Development Hub. Bioterrorism NATGRID   …

NATGRID

Topics covered: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges.   NATGRID   What to study? For Prelims: NATGRID- features. For Mains: Significance, need for and criticisms.   Context: The ambitious National Intelligence Grid (NATGRID) project wants to link social media accounts to the huge …

Bioterrorism

Topics Covered: Linkages between development and spread of extremism.   Bioterrorism   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: What is it? Concerns and ways to address them.   Context: Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh says bio-terrorism among new threats facing Armed Forces Medical Services of SCO countries. He called on them to find effective …

Global Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Development Hub 

Topics covered: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life. Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.   Global Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Development Hub    What to study? For Prelims: what is antibiotic resistance and how it occurs? For Mains: Issues and concerns …

Rohingya refugees

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. India and its neighbourhood- relations. Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism.   Rohingya refugees   What to study? For Prelims: Who are Rohingyas? For Mains: Displacement of …