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    The Hindu

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    Relevance for Prelims and Mains  

    GS 2

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    Centre allots 5 kg of grains free to poor

    (Governance)

    Know about the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY), its provisions, significance, concerns and suggestions. Also, throw light upon other Covid-19 management measures.

    GS 2

    6

    India’s COVID crisis — when difficult became worse

    (Health)

    Covid-19 second wave and its impact on India. Ways to curb the infections and challenges faced by the administration in that. A way forward.

    GS 2

    6

    Arise and rejuvenate the third layer of governance

    (Governance)

    What are local bodies and their role in governance? Historical perspectives, compositions, significance, concerns and suggestions to deal with them.

    GS 2

    10

    Emergency use nod for Virafin

    (Health)

    The Drug Controller General of India’s (DCGI) emergency use approval for antiviral drug ‘Virafin’ to treat moderate Covid-19 in adults. Know about the drug and it’s already usage, efficacy in treatment of Covid-19 and concerns highlighted.

    GS 2

    10

    Covishield protects against double mutant: study

    (Health)

    Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology’s (CCMB) study on Covishield’s efficacy against the double mutant. Know about CCMB, double mutant of Covid-19 and other strains.

    GS 2

    13

    Protests in Myanmar ahead of ASEAN meet

    (International Relations)

    Know about the ongoing Myanmar crisis and its impact on the regional balance and peace and on the upcoming Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) meet. Know about the grouping in brief and its significance.

    GS 2

    13

    China’s national security office to open permanent base in HK

    (International Relations)

    China-Hong Kong issue, history, concerns, implications for regional peace and security. India’s involvement in the issue and its relationship with China.

    GS 3

    14

    RBI intent is key to curb further rupee weakness

    (Economy)

    The Reserve Bank of India’s intention to prevent further depreciation in Indian Rupee with the second wave of Covid-19 cases impacting the jobs and economy

    GS 3

    14

    RBI extends States’ Ways and Means credit to Sept.

    (Economy)

    Know about the RBI’s Ways and Means Advances (WMA) scheme, provisions, significance, concerns and suggestions.