TODAY’s POSTS [ Current Affairs, Current Affairs Quiz, Static Quiz, Editorial, Secure Synopsis, RSTV The Big Picture, RTM ] 6th June 2020

  CURRENT AFFAIRS : Current Affairs in English 6th June 2020 Current Affairs in Hindi 6th June 2020   Current Affairs Quiz : Current Affairs Quiz 6th June 2020   Static Quiz : Art & Culture : Static Quiz 6th June 2020   Editorial : Space tech start-ups need more government nurturing, resources Editorial 6th …

INSIGHTS करेंट अफेयर्स+ पीआईबी नोट्स [ DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB Summary in HINDI ] 06 June

विषय-सूची सामान्य अध्ययन-II 1. मानव रहित विमान प्रणाली नियम, 2020 2. ‘तबलीगी गतिविधियां’ अब ‘विशिष्ट वीजा उल्लंघन’ है   सामान्य अध्ययन-III 1. भुगतान मूलभूत सुविधा विकास निधि (PIDF) 2. लाइडर (LiDAR)- लाइट डिटेक्शन एंड रेंजिंग 3. नगर वन योजना 4. रूस के आर्कटिक क्षेत्र में तेल रिसाव 5. चक्रवात अम्फन का सुंदरवन पर प्रभाव 6. …

RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE – QUAD-PLUS DIPLOMACY

 Introduction: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recently held a video conference with his counterparts from India, Australia, Brazil, Israel, Japan and South Korea on issues related to the coronavirus pandemic. Pompeo and his counterparts discussed the importance of international cooperation, transparency, and accountability in combating the COVID-19 pandemic and in addressing its causes. …

Insights into Editorial: Space tech start-ups need more government nurturing, resources

Context: In recent, Finance Minister announced a ground-breaking initiative by opening up space and atomic energy to private players, referring to them as “fellow travellers”. And, on May 30, history was created by SpaceX when NASA astronauts were launched into orbit by the first-ever commercially-built rocket and spacecraft. “NewSpace” is a rapidly growing market that …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 6 June 2020

` Table of Contents: GS Paper 2: 1. Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Rules of 2020. 2. Tablighi activity now a specific visa violation.   GS Paper 3: 1. Payments Infrastructure Development Fund (PIDF). 2. LiDAR- Light Detection and Ranging. 3. Nagar van scheme. 4. Oil spill in Russia’s Arctic region. 5. Sundarbans devastated by cyclone …

Sundarbans devastated by cyclone Amphan

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues. Sundarbans devastated by cyclone Amphan What to study? For Prelims: Recent cyclones in BoB region, about Sundarbans, impacts of these cyclones. For Mains: What needs to be done now? Significance of Sundarbans. Context: The powerful cyclone that struck India and Bangladesh last month passed through the vast mangrove forests of the …

Nagar van scheme

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues. Nagar van scheme What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of the scheme. Context: With biodiversity the theme of World Environment Day (WED), the ministry of environment, forest and climate change (MoEFCC) has launched ‘Nagar Van’ (city forest) scheme. About Nagar Van scheme: The scheme emphasises …

LiDAR- Light Detection and Ranging

Topics Covered: Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. LiDAR- Light Detection and Ranging What to study? For Prelims and Mains: What is it? How it works? Applications, potential. Context: Archaeologists are using LiDAR data to continue their researches amid global pandemic. In this method, they make high-resolution …

Payments Infrastructure Development Fund (PIDF)

Topics Covered: Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. Payments Infrastructure Development Fund (PIDF) What to study? For Prelims: Key features of the fund. For Mains: Need for and Significance of the fund, challenges to digital infrastructure in India. Context: In an effort to give a push to digital payments across the country, the Reserve Bank of …

Tablighi activity now a specific visa violation

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Tablighi activity now a specific visa violation What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Overview of the new guidelines and implications.  Context: Union Home Ministry has included indulging in Tablighi activities as a specific visa …

Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Rules of 2020

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Rules of 2020 What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Overview and Significance of these rules. Context: Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Rules of 2020 notified by the Ministry of Civil Aviation. …

QUIZ – 2020: INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ, 6 June 2020 – Art and Culture

INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ 2019 Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 5 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 Information   Welcome to Insights IAS Static Quiz. We have already outlined details of this New Initiative HERE.     You have already completed the quiz before. Hence you can not start it again. Quiz is loading... …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Mini Secure Revision Test: 6 June 2020

Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE   General Studies – 2   1. “Atmanirbhar Bharat is not just a slogan but a vision with deep roots in India’s intellectual tradition”, discuss the statement and explain how Atmanirbharta …