Headlines of the Day – 14-09-2023


    PIB, The Hindu, Indian Express, Mint, AIR

    HeadlineSourceSyllabusKey points to know
    Nipah virus (NiV)The Hindu: (Page 1)Health– What is Nipah virus (NiV)?
    – Its causes, symptoms, and precautions
    Global Stocktake ReportThe Hindu : (Page 10)Environment– What is the ‘global stocktake’ report?
    – What are the ‘key findings’?
    Hindi DiwasThe Hindu: (Page 11)Miscellaneous– What is Hindi Diwas?
    – Why is it celebrated on September 14?
    C-295 transport aircraftThe Hindu: (Page 12)
    Defence– What is a C-295 transport aircraft?
    – Its significance for India
    Sickle cell disease (SCD) The Hindu : (Page 14)Health– What is Sickle cell disease (SCD)?
    – Its causes, symptoms and precautions
    – Steps taken by Indian govt to tackle this disease
    ‘Ayushman Bhav’ campaignThe Hindu : (Page 14) 
    Health– What is the ‘Ayushman Bhav’ campaign?
    – Its significance
    European Union’s Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) The Hindu : (Page 16)IR / Environment– What is the European Union’s Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM)?
    – Is it a concern for India?
    Phase III of e-Courts project Indian Express : (Page 7)Governance– What is the e-Courts project?
    – Its significance
    75th anniversary of Operation PoloIndian Express : (Page 9)Governance / History– What is Operation Polo?
    – Why was it launched?
    Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY)Indian Express: 
    (Page 17)
    Economy / Welfare Schemes – What are the aims and objectives of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY)?
    International Film Festival of India (IFFI)PIBMiscellaneous– What is the International Film Festival of India (IFFI)?
    – Its roles and responsibilities
    Skill India Digital (SID) PIBGovernance / Economy – What is Skill India Digital (SID)?
    – Its aims and objectives
    Global Biofuel Alliance (GBA)Live mintEnvironment– What is Global Biofuel Alliance (GBA)?
    – Its significance