Headlines of the Day 16-11-2023


    The Hindu, Indian Express,PIB

    HeadlineSource LinkSyllabusKey points to know
    PM-PVTG Development Mission and a Viksit Bharat Sankalp YatraThe Hindu(Page 1)Polity and Governance (GS II)– What are PM-PVTG Development Mission and Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra?
    – Its significance
    economic research addressing gender inequalities in the economyThe Hindu(Page 6)Economy (GS III)– What does gender inequalities mean?
    – What are the solutions to gender inequality?
    death penaltyThe Hindu(Page 6)Polity and Governance (GS II)– Death penalty: Is it time to abolish the death penalty?
    same-sex marriagesThe Hindu(Page 7)Society (GSI) / Governance (GS II)– What is the status of same-sex marriage in India?
    – Why did the Supreme Court not allow same-sex marriage?
    frequency and intensity of disputes between the Union government and the StatesThe Hindu(Page 8)Polity and Governance (GS II)– Disputes between the Centre and States: Its impact on the economy
    ‘misleading advertisement’The Hindu(Page 8)Polity and Governance (GS II)– What are the roles and workings of the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA)?
    – Why are IAS coaching centres being probed by the CCPA?
    how Kerala got onto UNESCO’s City of Literature listThe Hindu (Page 9)Art and Culture(GSI) / Polity and Governance (GS II)– How Kerala got onto UNESCO’s City of Literature list?
    – Its significance
    Proposed criminal codeThe Hindu (Page 10)Polity and Governance (GS II)– What are the key provisions of the proposed criminal code?
    FATF team in India to hold on-site review meetingsThe Hindu (Page 10)IR (GSII) / Economy / Internal Security (GS III)– What is FATF and its purpose?
    IMEC a ‘win-win situation’ for all States involvedThe Hindu (Page 12)IR(GSII) / Economy (GSIII)– What is the India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor (IMEC)?
    – Its significance for India
    ‘Greenhouse gases hit record high in 2022’The Hindu (Page 13)Environment (GSIII)– What are the Greenhouse gases?
    – Its impact
    2023 is Amal Kumar Raychaudhuri’s birth centenary.The Hindu (Page 20)S&T(GSIII)– Who was Amal Kumar Raychaudhuri?
    – What were his contributions?
    NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR)The Hindu (Page 20)S&T(GSIII)– What is NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR)?
    – Its significance
    US -China meeting and impact on indiaIndian ExpressIR (GSII)– Biden, Xi meet amid disputes over military and economic issues: Its impact on India
    Navy Chief flags fragile situation in South China SeaIndian Express(Page7)IR (GSII)– What is the South China Sea controversy?
    – What is its importance?
    Draft Broadcasting Regulation BillIndian Express(Page10)Polity and Governance (GS II)– What is the draft Broadcasting Services (Regulation) Bill, 2023?
    – Its significance
    India’s Alcohol policyIndian Express(Page11)Polity and Governance (GS II)– What are alcohol laws in India?
    – Its significance, criticism and the way forward
    India, US, 12 other IPEF members sign supply chain resilience agreementIndian Express(Page13)IR (GSII)– What is the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF)?
    – Its significance for India
    Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)Indian Express(Page 15)IR (GSII)– What is APEC and when was it founded?
    – Why is India not a member of APEC?
    MoU between India and USA to Enhance Innovation EcosystemsPIBIR (GSII)– India-USA relations: What are the key areas of cooperations between the two nations?
    Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme (DILRMP)PIBPolity and Governance (GS II)– What is the Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme (DILRMP)?
    – Its significance