Daily News Analysis – June 4, 2019


CRIME CRIMINAL TRACKING NETWORK SYSTEM (CCTNS) PROJECT

Context: H1BThe Maharashtra government has decided to upgrade the entire Crime Criminal Tracking Network System (CCTNS) project, following complaints of glitches in the system.

 Essentials

  • Crime Criminal Tracking Network System (CCTNS) project
  • Details will be covered soon.

MONKEYPOX SCARE

Context: On May 9, the Ministry of Health in Singapore confirmed that a Nigerian who had arrived in the city on April 28 had the rare disease, monkeypox.

 Essentials

  • Monkeypox Scare
  • Details will be covered soon.

ORGANISATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION

Context: India on Monday slammed the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation after it announced a Special Envoy for Jammu and Kashmir.

 Essentials

  • ORGANISATION of Islamic Cooperation
  • Details will be covered soon.

SENSEX AND NIFTY

Context: The benchmark Sensex closed above the 40,000-mark for the first time ever as investors bought shares anticipating a rate cut on Thursday on the back of weak growth data.

 Essentials

  • Sensex and Nifty
  • Details will be covered soon.

PURCHASING MANAGERS’ INDEX

Context: The country’s manufacturing sector performance gained momentum in May as companies lifted output amid strengthening demand conditions, leading to further job creation in the sector, a monthly survey said.

 Essentials

  • Purchasing Managers’ Index
  • Details will be covered soon.

RTGS AND NEFT

Context: To encourage digital payments, the Nandan Nilekani committee has suggested a host of measures, including elimination of charges, round-the-clock RTGS and NEFT facility, and duty-free import of point-of-sales machines.

 Essentials

  • RTGS and NEFT
  • Details will be covered soon.

TERMS IN NEWS

  • Hottest and coldest regions in India
  • Index Case
  • Learn to live together camp 2019
  • Indian Judicial Service: How is a new ‘all India service’ created
  • UdChalo
  • Bond Yield
  • Amazon India’s packaging-free shipment (PFS) initiative
  • Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Technology
  • mjunction
  • CCR5 gene
  • Operation Blizzard
  • Details will be covered soon.