Headlines of the Day 30-3-2024

    HeadlineSourceSyllabusKey points to know
    Discussed ‘peace formula’ with India, says Ukraine Foreign MinisterThe Hindu(Page 1)IR (GSII)

    – What is the significance of Ukraine for India?
    – Key areas of cooperation between the two nations
    – India’s stand on Ukraine-Russia conflict
    Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967The Hindu(Page 4)Polity and Governance (GSII) / Internal Security (GSIII)– What is the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967?
    – Its significance, concerns and the way forward
    ‘Ops like Tiger Triumph will build trust between India, U.S.’The Hindu(Page 5)
    IR (GSII) / Defence (GSIII)– What are the key facts related to ‘Exercise Tiger Triumph’?
    – Its significance
    Bonds, big money and an imperfect democracyThe Hindu(Page 6)
    Polity and Governance (GSII)
    – What is the electoral bonds scheme?
    – Why has it been declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court of India?
    CAA, 2019The Hindu(Page 7)Polity and Governance (GSII)
    – Who is eligible to apply for Indian citizenship under CAA, 2019?
    – Other key facts related to CAA, 2019
    Notify norms to make movies accessible to disabled persons: HCThe Hindu(Page 10)Polity and Governance (GSII)– Are movies in India accessible to disabled persons?
    – What is the government’s approach towards it?
    – What more needs to be done?
    Govt. extends validity of FCRA registration of NGOs till June 30The Hindu(Page 10)
    Economy (GSIII)
    – What is the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA)?
    – Its significance, concerns and the way forward
    Government e- Marketplace (GeM)The Hindu(Page 11)
    Economy (GSIII)

    – What are the key facts related to the Government e- Marketplace (GeM)?
    With less than 150 Great Indian Bustards remaining in the wild, what’s driving their extinction?Indian Express (Page 9)

    Species in news (GSIII)– Great Indian Bustards: Its habitat, threat and IUCN status
    Good Friday
    Indian Express (Page 9)Miscellaneous – What is Good Friday?
    – Its significance
    Idea of AFSPA removal in J&K is welcomeIndian Express (Page 10)Governance (GSII) / Internal Security (GSIII)– What is AFSPA?
    – Currently which States/Union Territories are under AFSPA?
    Indian and Global South Indian Express (Page 10)IR (GSII)– What is Global South?
    – Why India must put Africa at the heart of its Global South vision?
    C-Vigil appPIBGovernance (GSII)– What is the C-Vigil app?
    – Its objectives
    MT TRILAT 24) EXERCISEPIBDefence (GSIII)– What is the significance of the India-Mozambique-Tanzania Trilateral (IMT TRILAT 24) Exercise?
    Prez Droupadi Murmu To Present Bharat Ratna Awards AIRMiscellaneous – What is Bharat Ratna Awards?
    – Its significance