RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- REGULATING NEWS ON DIGITAL PLATFORMS

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- REGULATING NEWS ON DIGITAL PLATFORMS Introduction:                                 The Information & Broadcasting Ministry has proposed to introduce a new set of regulations to replace the archaic Press and Registration of Books (PRB) Act, 1867 that governs the registration of print and publishing industry in the country. Through the draft Registration of Press …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary 07 December 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary 07 December 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 2: Data Protection Bill. Asian Elephant Specialist Group (AsESG). GS Paper 3: Odisha’s Kalia to be merged with PM- KISAN. Head on Generation (HOG) technology. Neutrino project. Adaptation fund. GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development …

Adaptation fund

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Adaptation fund What to study? For Prelims and mains: Key features and significance of the fund.   Context: The latest data show that since 2010, the Adaptation Fund has directed $532 million to 80 concrete adaptation projects in the most vulnerable communities of developing …

Neutrino project

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.   Neutrino project What to study? For prelims and mains: Neutrino project, significance and what are neutrinos?   Context: The Centre has reiterated that the Indian Neutrino …

Head on Generation (HOG) technology

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.   Head on Generation (HOG) technology What to study? For Prelims and mains: Features and significance of HOG and EOG technologies.   Context: Between April 2018 and …