INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 04 January 2020

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 04 January 2020 Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. Zonal Councils. 2. Farm loan waiver. 3. Qassem Soleimani killing. 4. UNESCO creative cities network (UCCN).   GS Paper 3: 1. FAME-India Scheme. 2. New and Emerging Strategic Technologies (NEST).   Facts for Prelims: 1. What is Extraocular …

New and Emerging Strategic Technologies (NEST)

Topics Covered: Cyber security related issues. New and Emerging Strategic Technologies (NEST) What to study? For Prelims: Objectives and functions of NEST. For Mains: Need for and significance of NEST.  Context: With India grappling with issues like the security implications of the introduction of 5G and artificial intelligence, the Indian foreign ministry has announced the …

FAME-II Scheme.

Topics Covered: Infrastructure FAME-II Scheme. What to study? For Prelims and Mains: FAME- India scheme- features, significance and potential. Context: To give a further push to clean mobility in Road Transport Sector, the Department of Heavy Industries has sanctioned 2636 charging stations in 62 cities across 24 States/UTs under FAME India (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric …