Headlines of the Day 27-09-2023


    PIB, The Hindu, Indian Express, Mint, AIR

    HeadlineSourceSyllabusKey points to know
    Dadasaheb Phalke AwardThe Hindu : (Page 1)Miscellaneous– What is the Dadasaheb Phalke Award?
    – Who is Waheeda Rehman and what are her contributions?
    Balsams (genus Impatiens) The Hindu : (Page 8)Environment – What is the Balsams (genus Impatiens)?
    – Its significance
    MicrobiomeThe Hindu  : (Page 13)Science and Technology – What is a microbiome?
    – Its significance
    Indo-Pacific Armies Chiefs’ Conference (IPACC)The Hindu  : (Page 14) Defence– What is the Indo-Pacific Armies Chiefs’ Conference (IPACC)?
    – What is its functioning?
    Indians eat more salt than the WHO recommendation The Hindu : (Page 16) Health– What are the key findings of the recent survey published by the ICMR in the journal Nature?
    – How can sodium intake be reduced?
    Angel TaxThe Hindu : (Page 17)Economy– What is angel tax, and why was this introduced in India?
    – Its pros, cons, and the way forward
    Vivad se Vishwas-I schemeThe Hindu : (Page 17)Economy – What is the Vivad se Vishwas-I scheme?
    – Its significance
    China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)Indian Express 
    IR– What is the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)?
    – Why did China refuse to expand CPEC terms with Pakistan?
    Disturbed Area StatusIndian Express : (Page 5)
    Governance / Internal Security  – What is the disturbed area status?
    – Why MHA extended disturbed area status in parts of Arunachal, Nagaland by six months?
    Copyright InfringementIndian Express  : (Page 15)
    Intellectual Property Rights– Humans of Bombay vs People of India: What is copyright infringement and when does it apply?
    RoDTEP SchemePIB  Economy– What is the RoDTEP Scheme?
    – Its significance
    South-South Knowledge Sharing SeriesPIB  IR– What is the South-South Knowledge Sharing Series?
    Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar National AwardsPIB  Miscellaneous– What is the Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar National Awards?
    – Its Significance