Headlines of the Day 01-03-2024


    PIB, The Hindu, Indian Express, Mint, AIR

    HeadlineSourceSyllabusKey points to know
    International Big Cat Alliance (IBCA) PIB
    Environment– What is the International Big Cat Alliance (IBCA)?
    – Key facts related to it 
    Status of Leopards in India reportMint
    Environment– What are the key findings of the recent ‘Status of Leopards in India’ report?
    Melanochlamys droupadiThe Hindu
    Environment– What is the Melanochlamys droupadi?
    – Key facts related to it
    The Lancet report on ObesityThe Hindu
    Health– What is obesity?
    – Key findings of The Lancet report on Obesity
    ‘PM Surya Ghar: Muft Bijli Yojana’Indian Express
    Environment– What is the ‘PM Surya Ghar: Muft Bijli Yojana’?
    – Its objectives and significance
    Critical MineralsIndian ExpressScience and Technology – What are Critical Minerals?
    – Its significance
    PM Modi launches hydrogen-powered ferryIndian ExpressEnvironment– What are the special features of the vessel?
    – How do hydrogen fuel cells work?
    Cross-voting in Rajya Sabha elections The HinduPolity and Governance– What is Cross-voting?
    – Its impact