Headlines of the day 23-08-2023

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    15th BRICS summit 

    The Hindu:

    (Page 1)

    IR

    • What is BRICS grouping?
    • Its Significance for the global south

    Luna 25 

    The Hindu:

    (Page 8)

    Space

    • What happened to Luna 25?
    • What does the fate of Luna 25 means for Russia?

    The biodiverse northeast India

    The Hindu:

    (Page 8)

    Growth and Development / Environment

    • Why is there a need to protect the biodiversity of the northeastern India?

    Bharat New Car Assessment Programme (Bharat NCAP)

    The Hindu: (Page 12)

    Governance / Environment

    • What is Bharat New Car Assessment Programme (Bharat NCAP)?
    • Its Aims and Objectives

    Madras Day

    Indian Express:

     (Page 9)

    Miscellaneous

    • Why is Madras Day celebrated?
    • Its Significance

    Bharat Internet Utsav

    PIB

    Governance / S&T 

    • What is Bharat Internet Utsav?
    • Its Aims and Objectives

    Rice fortification

    PIB

    Economy

    • What is Rice fortification?
    • Its Significance

    India-Bangladesh Joint Group of Customs meetings

    PIB

    IR 

    • What is the significance of the recently held India-Bangladesh Joint Group of Customs meetings?

    Annual Capacity Building Plan of Department of Rural Development

    PIB

    Growth and Development

    • What is the Annual Capacity Building Plan, launched by the Minister of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj?
    • Its significance

    Candida Auris

    Live Mint 

    Health 

    • What is Candida auris?
    • Its Causes, Concern and the way forward

    Chabahar Port

    Live Mint

    IR 

    • What is the Significance of the Chabahar Port for India?
    • Why did India, Iran drop the arbitration clause for Chabahar port?