Headlines of the day 20-07-2023

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    Aspirational Districts Programme (ADP) 

    The Hindu

    Polity and Governance

    • What is the Aspirational Districts Programme (ADP)?
    • Its Aim

    The Rajasthan Minimum Guaranteed Income Bill, 2023

    The Hindu

    Polity and Governance 

    • What are the key features of the Rajasthan Minimum Guaranteed Income Bill, 2023?

    Volatility of tomato prices 

    The Hindu

    Economy

    • How is tomato produced in India? What is fuelling its price rise? 
    • How can volatility be controlled?

    Henley Passport Index, 2023

    The Hindu

    International

    • What are the key findings of the Henley Passport Index, 2023?

    NATO Summit

    The Hindu

    International

    • What are the takeaways from the NATO Summit?

    India-made C295 aircraft

    Indian Express

    Defence 

    • India-made C295 to start rolling out 2026 from Vadodara
    • Is India’s civil aviation sector growing?

    Centre amends rules, can act against IAS, IPS, IFoS pensioners on its own

    Indian Express

    Polity and Governance 

    • The central government has amended rules relating to retirement benefits of IAS, IPS and IFoS pensioners
    • Its Significance

    Festival of Libraries 2023

    PIB

    Art and Culture

    • What is the significance of Festival of Libraries 2023?

    Steel Slag Road Technology

    PIB

    Economy 

    • What is Steel Slag Road Technology?
    • How it is fulfilling the Prime Minister’s ‘Waste to Wealth’ mission?