INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 13DECEMBER 2019

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 13DECEMBER 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 2:       1. India Skills Report.      2. Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY). GS Paper 3:      1. Rare Earth Elements.      2. Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2019.      3. IUCN Red List of Threatened …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 12 DECEMBER 2019

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 12 DECEMBER 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 1: 1 .  Subramaniya Bharathiyar. GS Paper 2: 1 . Partial Credit Guarantee Scheme. 2 . The draft code on social security. GS Paper 3: 1 . Infrastructure Investment Trust. 2 . RISAT-2BR1. 3 . Navigation with Indian Constellation (NavIC).   GS Paper 1: …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 10 DECEMBER 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary – 10 December 2019   Table of contents: GS Paper 2: Anglo- Indians in Lok Sabha and Assemblies. 6th Schedule of the Constitution. Human Development Index. Hong Kong marks half-year protest anniversary. WTO’s dispute settlement mechanism. Facts for prelims: Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO). Green good deeds.   …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 11 DECEMBER 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary 11 December 2019   Table of contents: GS Paper 1: Maharaja Surajmal and the third battle of panipat. GS Paper 2: Land Boundary Agreement (LBA). Data on Extent and Pattern of Substance Use. Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana. Skills Build Platform.   GS Paper 1:   Topics covered: Modern Indian …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 09 DECEMBER 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary 09 December 2019   Table of contents: GS Paper 1: Paika rebellion. GS Paper 2: Kannadigas to get priority in the private sector. Creamy layer principle in SC, ST quota for promotion. International Financial Services Centres Authority Bill, 2019. US Congress resolution on J&K clampdown.   Facts for …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary 07 December 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary 07 December 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 2: Data Protection Bill. Asian Elephant Specialist Group (AsESG). GS Paper 3: Odisha’s Kalia to be merged with PM- KISAN. Head on Generation (HOG) technology. Neutrino project. Adaptation fund. GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development …

[Insights into Editorial] National shame: On gender sensitisation

Insights into Editorial: National shame: On gender sensitisation   Recent Issue: The outrage expressed in Parliament over the Hyderabad gangrape-murder of a veterinary doctor must translate into actions that make a tangible difference to women’s safety. Some MPs like Jaya Bachchan overshot their ambit by prescribing patently illegal punishments like lynching and burning rapists alive. …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary, 06 December 2019

Table of contents: GS Paper 2: Parliamentary standing committees Fugitive Economic Offender. GS Paper 3: RBI guidelines for Payments banks’ SFB licence. National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF). Hera mission. Global Climate Risk Index 2020.   Facts for prelims: Maharaja Duleep Singh. Alternate Nobel Prize. Sukapaika. Going Online as Leaders.   GS Paper 2: Topics …

[Insights into Editorial] – Taking stock of the anti-AIDS fight

Insights into Editorial: Taking stock of the anti-AIDS fight   Context: The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), adopted by member countries of the United Nations in 2015, set a target of ending the epidemics of AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria by 2030 (SDG 3.3). The key indicator chosen to track progress in achieving the target for HIV-AIDS …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary, 05 December 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary, 05 December 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 2: ‘eat right movement’ campaign Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Bill, 2019. Centre stops online sale of medicines. GS Paper 3: Bharat Bond ETF. Global Carbon Project. Extra Neutral Alcohol (ENA). World Soil Day. Facts for prelims: …

[Insights into Editorials] – Making Air India’s disinvestment work

[Insights into Editorials] – Making Air India’s disinvestment work In News: The once-iconic Air India has, in the last four decades, witnessed a calamitous fall. The diminution had been gradual when it operated in a near-monopoly environment but the pace of descent intensified when it faced competition. In the late 1990s, the government recognised the …

InsightsIAS Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary, 04 December 2019

InsightsIAS Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary, 04 December 2019   Table of contents: GS Paper 1: Kisan Sashaktikaran Pariyojana. GS Paper 2: Rotavirus Independent Directors Databank. GS Paper 3: Punjab to create land banks in rural areas. CSIR-IICT Nuclear Magnetic Resonance test facility. Torrefaction to reduce stubble burning.   Facts for prelims: “Top 100 …

[Insights into Editorial]- Battling anti-microbial resistance

[Insights into Editorial]- Battling anti-microbial resistance             Context: In November, the world observed Antibiotic Awareness Week. India in its fight against the growing problem of resistance to antibiotics in disease-causing germs, the Indian government banned the manufacture, sale and use of colistin in the poultry industry. Colistin is considered the last-resort medicine to treat …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary – 03 December 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary – 03 December 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 2: Administration of Oath in legislature. National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT). Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Group (PVTG). National Pension Scheme for Traders and Self Employed Persons. GS Paper 3: Blue flag programme. Facts for prelims: Power of Siberia. First …

[Insights into Editorial] Widening gap: On UN’s Emissions Gap Report

[Insights into Editorial] Widening gap: On UN’s Emissions Gap Report   Context: The UN’s Emissions Gap Report comes as a sharp warning to countries preparing to meet in Madrid in December, under the aegis of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. Every year of inaction is jeopardising the main goal of the Paris Agreement: …

[COMPILATION] Insights Current Affairs, November 2019

[COMPILATION] Insights Current Affairs, November 2019   Like we did last month, we are posting the compilation of current affairs on time this month too. Hope you will find it handy to revise current affairs of entire month of November 2019. Click the link below to download the compilation: InsightsIAS Current Affairs – November 2019 …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary – 02, December 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB Summary – 02, December 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 2: Inner Line Permit (ILP). Australia’s points-based visa policy. INSTEX – Instrument In Support Of Trade Exchanges. GS Paper 3: Antibiotic resistance. Facts for prelims: Jnanpith Award. Kulasekarapattinam in Tamil Nadu. Operation ‘Clean Art’.   GS Paper 2 Topics …