Insights into Editorial: Think climate change action, act glocal

Insights into Editorial: Think climate change action, act glocal Introduction: Almost everyone agrees that the recent global climate summit, the annual Conference of the Parties (COP25), held in Madrid in December 2019, was a failure and that the multilateral process to address the climate crisis is broken. The intensification of extreme weather events is likely …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 25 January 2020

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 25 January 2020 Table of Contents:   GS Paper 1: 1. National Girl Child Day (NGCD).   GS Paper 2: 1. Sutlej Yamuna Link (SYL) Canal. 2. What is a vaccine-derived poliovirus? 3. What is shamlat land? 4. NISHTHA– National Initiative for School Heads and Teachers Holistic Advancement. …

US imposes new ‘birth tourism’ visa rules for pregnant women

Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. US imposes new ‘birth tourism’ visa rules for pregnant women What to study? For Prelims: Overview of the new rule, key features. For Mains: Need for, significance and concerns. Context: The US Department of State has unveiled new …

In News PIB- NISHTHA– National Initiative for School Heads and Teachers Holistic Advancement

Topics covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. In News PIB- NISHTHA– National Initiative for School Heads and Teachers Holistic Advancement What to study? For prelims: Key features of the initiative. For mains: Need for and significance. About NISHTHA: NISHTHA is the world’s largest teachers’ training programme of …