INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 03 January 2020

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 03 January 2020 Table of Contents: GS Paper 1: 1. Savitribai Phule. 2. Lord Curzon. 3. Northeast monsoon.   GS Paper 2: 1. Parliamentary Privileges. 2. Kalapani Territory.   GS Paper 3: 1. Indian Science Congress.   Facts for Prelims: MiG-27. Year of the Nurse and the Midwife …

Indian Science Congress

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. Indian Science Congress What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Indian science congress- theme, features and significance of such platforms. Context: 107th Indian Science Congress is being held …

Kalapani Territory

Topics Covered: India and its neighbourhood- relations. Kalapani Territory What to study? For Prelims: Location of Kalapani. For Mains: The dispute and ways to address them. Context: Nepal and India are planning to resolve the Kalapani border issue through dialogue. India has clarified that the latest political map of India reflects the sovereign territory of India. …

Parliamentary Privileges

Topics Covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. Parliamentary Privileges What to study? For Prelims and Mains: All about Parliamentary Privileges, Privilege motion and privilege committee. Context: A Rajya Sabha member has filed a petition with the Chairman of the House seeking …