INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 27 January 2020

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 27 January 2020 Table of Contents:   GS Paper 1: 1. Nagardhan excavations- findings on Vakataka dynasty.   GS Paper 2: 1. 71st Republic Day. 2. Criminalization of Politics. 3. Global Talent Competitiveness Index. 4. Oslo Accords.   GS Paper 3: 1. Accretion Burst Event. 2. Biorock or …

Biorock or mineral accretion technology

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. Biorock or mineral accretion technology What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of the technology.  Context: The Zoological Survey of India (ZSI), with help from Gujarat’s forest department, is attempting for the first time a process to restore coral reefs using …

Accretion Burst Event

Topics Covered: Awareness in Space. Accretion Burst Event What to study? For Prelims: Meaning, features, about maser monitoring organisation. For Mains: Significance of the findings. What is it? Astronomers have recently found that the funnelling of matter into a forming star happens at different rates over time, as per the rotating disc of gas and dust theory. …

Oslo Accords

Topics Covered:Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. Oslo Accords What to study? For Prelims: Where is Jerusalem located? For Mains: What is the Controversy all about, India’s stand and the need for viable solution. Context: Palestinians threaten to quit Oslo Accords, if U.S. President Donald Trump …