The Hindu

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    Relevance for Prelims and Mains  

    GS 2

     

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    Nipah antibodies found in bat samples in Kerala

     

    (Health)

    Nipah virus antibodies (IgG antibodies), Past Outbreaks, Transmission, Signs and Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

    GS 2

    2

    18,000 samples collected so far for the sixth serological survey

     

    (Polity and Governance)

    What are Sero surveys, how they are done, various testing methods used and the significance of conducting Sero surveys.)

     

    GS 2

    2

    Workshop conducted to link FBOs with NGOs

     

    (IR )

    Learn facts related to International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste, recent relevance of Delhi government step to organising a workshop to connect food business operators (FBO) such as restaurants and hotels with NGOs distributing food to the needy.

    GS 2

    6

    A fund without a care for the RTI

     

    (Polity and Governance)

     

     

    Learn about PM CARES and why the government constituted a new fund despite having Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF) and National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF), why PM CARES Fund is in the limelight, Query and response, Funding avenues, key analysis and way forward 

    GS 2

    6

    A scheme before its time

    (Welfare Schemes)

     

    National Digital Health Mission, features and objectives 

    GS 2/3

    7

    A lesson from China on gig workers’ rights

     

    (IR/Economy)

    Know about Gig workers,how are they affected by the pandemic, why the recent petition has asked for ‘gig workers’ and ‘platform workers’ to be declared as ‘unorganised workers’, what are steps taken by the government to ensure welfare ,lessons need to be drawn from china in this context, key analysis and way forward 

    GS 3

    8

    Army to get 25 advanced light helicopters at ?3,850 crore

     

    (Defence)

    Recent approval to capital acquisition proposals of the three Services worth approximately ?13,165 crores. What does it include and significance?

    GS 2

    8

    24 lakh preprimary students to get meals

    (Welfare schemes)

    Cabinet approving a proposal to rename mid-day meal scheme as the PM POSHAN (Poshan Shakti Nirman) scheme, A key recommendation, objectives and need, Holistic nutrition goals

    GS 2/ 3

    10

    India, Australia sign ‘Terms of Reference’ for the navy to navy talks

     

    (IR/Defence)

    Relevance of the Indian Navy and the Australian Navy signing  the ‘Terms of Reference’ (ToR) for the conduct of the navy to navy talks under the framework of the ‘Joint Guidance for the India – Australia Navy to Navy Relationship’, Highlights of document 

     

    GS 3

    10

    Cabinet clears 2 railway line doubling projects

     

    (Infrastructure )

    Why the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved the doubling of the Nimach-Ratlam (Madhya Pradesh) railway line as well as of the Rajkot-Kanalus (Gujarat) railway line, objectives and needs.

    GS 3

    11

    Cabinet approves ECGC listing, ?6,000 crores for export cover

     

    (Economy)

     

    Objectives behind The Cabinet approval for an infusion of over ?6,000 crores into entities providing export insurance cover and relevance of listing of state-run Export Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECGC) on the stock exchanges.

    GS 3

    11

    Govt. extends emergency credit scheme till March

    (Economy)

    About Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS), its features and achievements