Headlines of the Day 15-1-2024


    PIB, The Hindu, Indian Express, Mint, AIR

    HeadlineSourceSyllabusKey points to know
    Muizzu sets deadline for India to withdraw troopsThe Hindu: (Page1)IR (GSII)
    – What is the India-Maldives row?
    – Its reasons and impact?
    ‘Uttarakhand likely to be first State to implement UCC’The Hindu: (Page 2)Polity and Governance (GSII)

    – What is Uniform Civil Code (UCC)?
    – Its advantages and disadvantages
    MakaravilakkuThe Hindu: (Page 3)Art and Culture (GSI)– What is the Makaravilakku festival?
    – Its significance
    Modi to release ₹540 crore for PM-JANMAN beneficiariesThe Hindu: (Page 5)IR (GSII)– What is the PM-JANMAN?
    – Its objectives
    Ganga Sagar MelaThe Hindu: (Page 6)Art and Culture (GSI)– What is Ganga Sagar Mela?
    – Its significance
    Pongal The Hindu: (Page 6)Art and Culture (GSI)– What are the key facts related to Pongal? 
    The devices that translate quantum effects to computing awesomeness

    Spacetime: the geometry of our universe
    The Hindu: (Page 7)

    The Hindu: (Page 7)
    S&T (GSIII)

    S&T (GSIII)
    – What is a quantum gate?
    – Its working

    – What does Spacetime mean?
    – Its significance
    Regulating India’s online gaming industryThe Hindu: (Page 9)Governance (GSII) – How big is India’s online gaming industry?
    – Laws related to online gaming in India
    2023 recorded many of the hottest days on land and seaThe Hindu: (Page 9)

    Environment (GSIII)– Why 2023 recorded many of the hottest days on land and sea?
    – Its reasons and impacts
    Status of medical care on India’s trainsThe Hindu: (Page 10)Health (GSII)– What is the status of medical care on India’s trains?
    – What more can be done?
    Global surgery: why access to essential surgery is importantThe Hindu: (Page 11)Health (GSII)– What is global surgery?
    – Its significance, challenges and the way forward
    NSAs meet in Davos Indian Express (Page 11)IR (GSII)– NSAs meet in Davos to discuss Ukraine peace formula: Its significance 
    To combat climate change, citizens and government must join handsIndian Express (Page 12)Environment (GSIII)– What is climate change?
    – Its reasons and impacts
    Govt likely to unveil new PMAY-G version with 85% higher financial assistanceIndian Express (Page 17)Welfare Schemes (GSII)– What is the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana- Gramin (PMAY-G)?
    – Its objectives
    Aai Shree Sonal Mata’s Birth CentenaryPIBHistory (GSI)– What is the Aai Shree Sonal Mata’s Birth Centenary Program?
    – Its significance
    meeting of the India-United States Trade Policy Forum (TPF)PIBGSII (IR)– What is the India- United States Trade Policy Forum (TPF)?
    – Its significance
    – Their significance
    proposal to launch Group (Term) Insurance Scheme for Casual Paid Labourers engaged by BRO  PIBEconomy (GSIII)– What is the Group (Term) Insurance Scheme?
    – Its objectives
    BEACH GAMES 2024, DIUPIBMiscellaneous – What is the Beach Games 2024?
    – Its significance
    Nominations announced under Rashtriya Vigyan Puraskar 2024PIBS&T (GSIII)– What is Rashtriya Vigyan Puraskar?
    – Its aims and objectives
    Rare Tibetan Brown Bear Discovered in Sikkim
    AirSpecies in new (GSIII)– What are the key facts related to the Tibetan brown bear (Ursus arctos pruinosus)?