INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 27 DECEMBER 2019

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 27 DECEMBER 2019 Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. Grounds for divorce under Hindu law. 2. Eat Right Mela.   GS Paper 3: 1. Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights Authority (PPV&FR).   Facts for Prelims: 1. Tibetan Gazelles. 2. Typhoon Phanfone. 3. Nari Shakti Puraskar. …

Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights Authority (PPV&FR)

Topics Covered: IPR related issues. Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights Authority (PPV&FR) What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features of the act and the need for protection of farmers’ rights. Context: A document which food and beverages giant PepsiCo India cited to support its charges against Gujarat potato farmers earlier this year …

What is Eat Right Mela?

Topics Covered:Development processes and the development industry the role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. What is Eat Right Mela? What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the movement, what are TPCs, need for a limit. For Mains: Significance and the need for staying healthy, government measures …

Grounds for divorce under Hindu law.

Topics Covered: Separation of powers between various organs dispute redressal mechanisms and institutions. Grounds for divorce under Hindu law. What to study? For Prelims: What is “irretrievable breakdown of marriage”? Article 142. For Mains: Concerns and Issues surrounding, need for UCC. Context: Last week, the Supreme Court used extraordinary powers under Article 142 of the …