[Mission 2023] INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY 6 January 2023

  InstaLinks :  help you think beyond the issue but relevant to the issue from UPSC prelims and Mains exam point of view. These linkages provided in this ‘hint’ format help you frame possible questions in your mind that might arise(or an examiner might imagine) from each current event. InstaLinks also connect every issue to …

House panel flags ‘casual approach’ of govt. over setting up disability centres

GS Paper 2 Syllabus: Welfare Schemes for Vulnerable Sections of the population by the Centre and States and the Performance of these Schemes   Source: TH  Direction: The article discusses District Disability Rehabilitation Centres (DDRC) and shortcomings on part of the govt to establish such centres.  Context: According to the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social …

Health inequities to be blamed for premature deaths among people with disabilities: WHO

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and  betterment of the vulnerable sections   Source: DTE  Direction: The article shows how disparities in healthcare are making PwDs further vulnerable and immediate actions are required.  Context: According to the WHO’s Global report on health equity for persons with disabilities (PwDs), people …

Insights Daily Current Events, January 13, 2014

FROM INSIGHTS MAGAZINE TEAM ARCHIVES January 13, 2014 NATIONAL & SOCIAL ISSUES DISABILITIES According to Census 2011, the number of disabled in India amount to 2.21 percent of population that is 26.8 million. Disability activists opine the count is grossly underestimated as no. of disabled in a country on an average roughly amount to 5-6 …