Insights Daily Current Affairs, 03 August 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 03 August 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present- significant events, personalities, issues.   Pingali Venkayya What to study? For Prelims: Contributions of Pingali Venkayya, adoption of Indian flag. For Mains: Flag code of India- overview.   Context: 141st …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 27 July 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 27 July 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Social empowerment and women related issues.   Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill 2018 What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the Bill. For Mains: Need for anti- trafficking legislation. Context: The Lok Sabha has passed the Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 July 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 23 July 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies (Partially related to GS Paper 1 topic: Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India and social empowerment).   Commission for denotified, semi-nomadic, nomadic tribes   Context: The NITI Aayog has backed a proposal by a panel constituted …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 20 July 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 20 July 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism.   Nelson Mandela International Day Context: Nelson Mandela International Day 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela (18 July 1918).   What is Nelson Mandela International Day? Nelson Mandela International Day is a global event …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 July 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 18 July 2018   Paper 1: Topic: Issues related to women.   Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill 2018   Context: Activists have appealed to parliamentarians that the draft anti- trafficking legislation be sent to the Standing Committee. They have appealed to the government that the bill should explicitly …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 July 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 17 July 2018   Paper 2: Topic: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies.   Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA)   Context: Taking cognizance of the recent cases of illegal adoptions, Ministry of Women and Child Development directs state governments to ensure registration of all child care institutions and linking to CARA …

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 July 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs, 14 July 2018   Paper 1: Topic: population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies.   Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2018 Context: Union Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS) has launched Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2018 (SSG 2018).   About Swachh Survekshan Grameen: SSG is a …