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    Headlines

    Relevance for Prelims and Mains  

    GS 2

    1

    Why student’s death challenges Indian evacuation, diplomacy on world stage

    (IR)

    Know about the Russia-Ukraine crisis,India’s concern

    How India’s evacuation exercise faces a challenge?and what lies ahead ?

    GS 2

    8

     

    Bracing for exodus of 4 mn refugees from ukraine in coming days ,weeks :UN agency 

    (IR)

    UN Refugee Agency, its recent data on Refugees ,Where will refugees go? What next for them?

    GS 3

    10

    Support the recovery

    (Economy)

    Know about the takeaways from releasing the Second Advance Estimates of GDP for the current financial year,How many revisions of GDP estimates are done, and why? What is the highlight in the SAE? Is this the final picture?

    GS 3

     

    10

     

    On a green track 

    (Infrastructure )

    What is the SilverLine Project?Why does the SilverLine Project make sense for Kerala?environmental issues,international examples and what lies ahead ? 

    GS 3

    10&

    11

    Heed the warning 

    The heat is on 

    (Environment)

    What are the findings of The IPCC’s latest report?

    How does the IPCC report make a case for building people’s resilience to the climate crisis?Why are better adaptation policies needed for a safer, more sustainable future?

    GS 3

    13

    India’s Russian arsenal 

    (Defence)

    How dependent is India on Russia’s weapons?and how Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has long-term implications for India?

    GS 2

    13

    Why sea route Turkey controls is key for Russia 

     

     China-US arm-wrestling in Nepal, played out over $500 million grant

    (IR)

    How Turkey closing its waters to Russia’s navy could impact the war in Ukraine.Why is this route important to Russia?What were the developments last week?What is the 1936 Montreux Convention?How are Turkey’s diplomatic relations with Russia & Ukraine?

     

    Know about  Millennium Challenge Corporation Nepal Compact, a $500 million grant from the US to build power and road infrastructure projects,Terms of the compact,Controversy over deal ,how does it affect India’s interest and what lies ahead ?

     

    GS 3

    15

    Russia sanctions: RBI, banks huddle up to draw strategy

     

    How will PFRDA’s return scheme benefit savers ?

    (Economy)

    What is the situation arising from the sanctions announced by the US and many other countries in Russia ? impact of the sanctions on Indian banks and what suitable measures to be followed by commercial banks in the coming days?

     

    What is the PFRDA’s plan?What kind of returns will the scheme offer?Will there be a lock-in?What’s the asset size now?