Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 25 September 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 25 September 2019 Table of contents:   GS Paper 2: National Service Scheme. Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT).   GS Paper 3: India Water Week-2019. Draft NREP.   Facts for Prelims: Gandhi Solar Park at UN headquarters. Vaidyaratnam P. S. Warrier. Ramanujan Prize. Dadasaheb Phalke Award for …

India Water Week-2019 

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues.   India Water Week-2019    What to study? For Prelims: Objectives and significance of the event. For Mains: Water conservation- need, challenges and measures needed.   Context: 6th India Water Week-2019 is being observed. It is being organised in New Delhi between 24th and 28th September 2019. Organized by the Department of Water …

DRAFT NATIONAL RESOURCE EFFICIENCY POLICY

Topics covered: Conservation related issues.   DRAFT NATIONAL RESOURCE EFFICIENCY POLICY   What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the policy. For Mains: Resource efficiency- need, significance, challenges and means to achieve it, NITI Aayog’s strategy on resource efficiency.   Context: Concerns over resource depletion have soared in India because of rising factory output, …

Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT)

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT)   What to study? For Prelims and mains: Composition, objectives and significance of GIFCT.   Context: Led by Presidents of New Zealand and France, the members of GIFCT recently met at the UN General Assembly to …