Headlines of the Day 18-09-2023


    PIB, The Hindu, Indian Express, Mint, AIR

    HeadlineSourceSyllabusKey points to know
    Rapid Action ForceThe Hindu: (Page 1)Defence– What is the Rapid Action Force?
    – Its roles and responsibilities.
    Project CheetahThe Hindu : (Page 8 )Environment– What is Project Cheetah?
    – Has this project distracted attention away from other conservation projects for endangered species?
    Pradhan Mantri Vishwakarma Yojana (PMVY)The Hindu (Page 10)IE (Page11) Governance / Economy– What is the Pradhan Mantri Vishwakarma Yojana (PMVY)?
    – Its aims and objectives
    Dhanush artillery gunsThe Hindu: (Page 10)Defence– What are the Dhanush artillery guns?
    – Its significance
    ShantiniketanThe Hindu : (Page 12)Art and Culture– What is the UNESCO World Heritage List?
    – Santiniketan made it to the UNESCO’s World Heritage List. What will be its significance?
    Sangeet Natak Akademi Amrit Awards PIB Miscellaneous– What is the significance of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Amrit Awards?
    ‘Ayushman Bhav’ campaignPIB Health– What is the ‘Ayushman Bhav’ campaign?
    – Its objectives
    Indian Coast Guard Ship ‘Samudra Prahari’PIB Defence– What is ‘Samudra Prahari’?
    – Why is it on an overseas deployment to ASEAN countries?
    World Ozone Day PIB Environment   – What is World Ozone Day?
    – Why is it celebrated?
    Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGB) schemeLive Mint Economy– What is the Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGB) scheme?
    – Its significance