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    Relevance for Prelims and Mains  

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    GST appellate tribunal gets nod; States being paid dues

     

    (Economy)

    Know about GST appellate tribunal and why even after five years since the introduction of GST, the GST Appellate Tribunal (GSTAT) has not been set up?

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    6

    Underwater noise emissions by ships pose threat to marine species, says study

     

    (Environment)

    What is the impact of underwater noise on marine mammals? What are the steps that can be taken to reduce it?

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    9

    Tapping the potential of villages in a push for rural tourist destinations

     

    (Growth & Development)

    What is rural tourism and its importance? Know about various initiatives/policies taken by the Indian government to grow rural tourism.

     

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    9

    Rhododendrons carpet Darjeeling and Sikkim Himalayas

     

    (Environment)

    Know about the significance of Rhododendrons, and its Conservation Status.

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    10

    Men pay rising dowries as ‘bride prices’ surge in China

     

    (Society)

    What is the difference between a dowry and a bride price? Know about its legal, ethical, and societal issues. Also, what are the consequences of son preference and the one-child policy in China?

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    12

    Is there a need for an extra dose of polio?

     

    (Health)

    Know about polio, how did India achieve its polio-­free status? And why has West Bengal introduced an additional dose of the polio vaccine under the immunisation programme? Way ahead.

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    12

    How is the stock market regulated in India?

     

    (Economy)

    Does the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) have the powers to act in the interest of investors? What are the laws governing the securities market in India? Way ahead.

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    12

    Why has Air India ordered aircraft in bulk?

     

    (Economy)

    Where is the Indian aviation industry and ecosystem placed? What is the growth forecast of air travel passengers in India? Major challenges and way forward.