Headlines of the Day 31-10-2023


    PIB, The Hindu, Indian Express, Mint, AIR

    HeadlineSourceSyllabusKey points to know
    Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel JayantiPIB
    GS 1 – History– What is the significance of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s Jayanti?
    ‘Meri Maati Mera Desh campaign’ and ‘Mera Yuva Bharat’ (MY Bharat)PIB
    GS 2- Polity and Governance – What is the ‘Meri Maati Mera Desh campaign’ and ‘Mera Yuva Bharat’ (MY Bharat)?
    – Its aims and objectives
    India’s cities are expanding – often into flood-prone areasThe Hindu:(Page 10)
    GS 3 – Urban Development– Why are India’s cities expanding – often into flood-prone areas?
    – What needs to be done?
    Enforcement DirectorateThe Hindu : (Page 1)
    GS 2- Polity and Governance– What are the roles and responsibilities of the Enforcement Directorate?
    – Its significance, criticism and the way forward
    Carbon ‘flowers’The Hindu
    GS-3, Science and Tech– What are Carbon ‘flowers’?
    – Its significance
    Nepal’s snow-capped mountainsIndian Express:(Page 17) GS 3, Environment– Why are Nepal’s snow-capped mountains melting?
    Electoral bondsIndian Express : (Page 17) GS 2 – Polity– What are electoral bonds?
    Why were electoral bonds introduced?