05 Sep, 2022
38 Min Read
|GS-II||Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana Scheme||Government policies and interventions|
|SPARK Program||Government policies and interventions|
|GS-III||India fifth largest economy||Economic Issues|
|Digital Lending UPSC||Economic Issues|
|PT Pointer||Chinook Helicopters||S&T|
|Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan||Modern History|
Recently, the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) scheme trained over 3 lakh women, according to information provided to Lok Sabha by the Ministry of Education.
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The Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS) recently developed the Studentship Program for Ayurveda Research Ken (SPARK) for Ayurveda students enrolled in accredited Ayurveda colleges in an innovative effort to assist the research endeavors of the nation's brightest young brains.
About SPARK Program
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India recently overtook the UK to take over as the fifth-largest economy in the world.
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India overtook the UK to take over as the world's fifth-largest economy in the final quarter of 2021.
India increased its lead in the first quarter of the computation, which is based on US dollars, according to IMF GDP data.
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The Reserve Bank of India recently stated that regulated businesses providing credit through digital lending will have until November 30 to adhere to the lending standards for already-existing digital loans.
An increase in unlicensed mobile and digital lending platforms leads to problems such as:
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Chinook helicopters built by Boeing have recently come under scrutiny due to problems with engine fires.
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In India, September 5th is recognized as Teachers' Day. Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan's birthday is honoured on this day.
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Rising Greenhouse Gas Image Source - Live Science Sea levels and greenhouse gas emissions reached new highs in 2021, according to a report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) of the United States. Findings: The study, which claimed that Greenland's ic
Cervavac Vaccine for Cervical Cancer Image Source - zeebusiness The scientific completion of Cervavac, India's first locally made quadrivalent human papillomavirus (qHPV) vaccine for the prevention of cervical cancer, was recently announced by the Union Minister of Science and Tec
Indian Police and Ethics Most other professions lack the ethical or moral component that the police have in their work. Image source - ABP News An "ideal police system," according to former president Ram Nath Kovind, means that a police officer's duties are filled with acc
Iron Ore Mining and Supreme Court Judgement The Supreme Court recently increased the "ceiling limit" of iron ore mining for the Karnataka districts of Ballari, Chitradurga, and Tumakuru, stating that environmental protection and economic development must coexist. The Supreme Co
Vostok Exercise 2022 India recently took part in the International Vostok-2022 strategic and command exercise in Russia together with a number of other nations. Image source - Theprint.in Exercise Vostok There will be forces there from a number of former Soviet states as well as C
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act 1985 Image Source - Ipleaders Recently, the Karnataka High Court ruled that the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, 1985 neither mentions bhang as a forbidden substance nor drink. In two earlier rulings, Madhukar v. th
Muslim Personal Law Case Image Source - Kerala kaumudi The Supreme Court has received a number of petitions contesting the constitutionality of the Muslim Personal Law-permitted polygamy and Nikah Halala practices. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), the National Commission on
Anti-Radiation Pills Image Source - Freepik Recently, as worries of a nuclear accident at Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia power plant increased, the European Union made the preemptive decision to deliver 5.5 million anti-radiation pills to be given to locals. Radiation Emergency
Open Network for Digital Commerce or ONDC The Open Network for Digital Commerce's development has recently been assessed by the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry (ONDC). Highlights Background: Since the alpha debut in five cities in April 2022, ONDC has been doing end-to-en
International Whale Shark Day Save the Whale Shark Campaign was recently launched in Mangaluru by the Delhi-based nonprofit Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) along the states of Karnataka, Kerala, and Lakshadweep. International Whale Shark Day is celebrated on August 30, 2022, with the slogan &quo
Tibetan Democracy Day Image Source - Tibetan parliament The Tibetan people who live in exile in India celebrate the anniversary of the creation of their democratic regime on September 2. About Tibetan Democracy Day It is commonly referred to as Mangsto Duchen (Mangsto: democracy;
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