Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 15 November 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 15 November 2019 Table of contents:   GS Paper 2: SC Strikes Down Finance Act Rules for Appointments to Judicial Tribunals. Sabarimala case. Nadu Nedu programme. UNESCO World Heritage week.   GS Paper 3: Atal Tinkering Labs. Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI).   Facts for prelims: “Shishu Suraksha” …

Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI)

Topics Covered: Disaster and management.   Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI)   What to study? For Prelims: composition, objectives and significance of CRDI. For Mains: Disaster preparedness and the need for information sharing and collaboration between various agencies.   Context: At the Leaders’ Dialogue with BRICS Business Council and New Development Bank (NDB), Prime …

Atal Tinkering Labs

Topics covered: Indigenization of technology and developing new technology.   Atal Tinkering Labs   What to study? For Prelims: AIM, ATL and their important features. For Mains: Various initiatives to promote innovation and their significance.   Context: Atal Tinkering Lab Marathon is being organised by the Atal Tinkering Labs of Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) and …

UNESCO World Heritage week

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   UNESCO World Heritage week   What to study? For Prelims and mains: WHS- selection and significance, what are endangered sites?   Context: World Heritage Week is celebrated by UNESCO between November 19, 2019 and November 25, 2019. The Objective of celebrating World Heritage …