Insights into Editorial: Breathing space: on the strengthening rupee

Insights into Editorial: Breathing space: on the strengthening rupee Introduction: Rupee strengthens little with softer oil, fund flows: Softer crude oil prices, along with foreign fund inflows, helped the rupee post over 1% gain against the dollar, giving hope for the current account deficit to remain within the tolerance limit and for a further reduction …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 30 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 30 November 2018 Paper 2: Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage   What to study? Static Part: About UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage, Indian entries in the list, about Reggae. Dynamic and Current: Significance of the …

‘Heli-Clinics’ for remote areas.

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation   ‘Heli-Clinics’ for remote areas.   Union Minister has mooted “Heli-Clinics”/Helicopter Clinics for remote areas, which could help to provide specialized medical care to people living in inaccessible hilly terrains of the States like Jammu & …

“8 States achieve 100% household electrification under Saubhagya; total 15 States now have 100% household electrification”.

Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes Infrastructure and related issues.   “8 States achieve 100% household electrification under Saubhagya; total 15 States now have 100% household electrification”.   8 States have achieved 100% saturation in household electrification under Saubhagya namely Madhya …

PSLV-C43 successfully launches earth observation satellites HysIS and 30 foreign satellites.

Topics Covered: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life. Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenizationof technology and developing new    PSLV-C43 successfully launches earth observation satellites HysIS and 30 foreign satellites.   The Indian Space Research Organization’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C43) successfully launched 31 satellites from Satish …