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18th June, 2018 - Mudit's Magazine (Part 2)
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B.Tech. (ECE), LAMP Fellow (2015), Quora Top-Writer, 2018 and AIR 76 DU LLB Entrance Exam, 2016

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  1. MUDIT' s MAGAZINE (MM) By: Mudit Gupta


  2. ABOUT ME Born and brought up in Delhi Engineer- Electronics and Communication College- Jaypee Institute of Information and Technology, Sector 62, Noida CGPA 8.4/10 LAMP Fellow DU LLB entrance =AIR 76 . Interests =writing and Blogging Reading about India MUDIT'S MAGAZINE -UNACADEMY


  3. 2 NEW PLUS COURSES . GS 2 and GS 3 (Starts 2oth June) - International Relations - Internal Security Disaster Management Important Acts and Bills Geography through maps using 350 MCQs (Starts 25th June) - Entire geography Using maps and MCQs MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  4. SEVEN RIVERS AND THREE INTERLINKING PROPOSALS (INDIAN EXPRESS, PAGE 9) National Perspective Plan 1980 Purpose . Interlinking of rivers National Water Development Authority 1982 Why? . To monitor the progress and review interlinking of rivers MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  5. Supreme Court . Ordered the creation of a Special Committee to monitor the progress of inter-linking of rivers . Special Committee on inter-linking of rivers- Submits report Bi-annually . Twice - every year created MUDIT S MAGAZINE- UNACADEMY


  6. 3 Major projects Ken-Betwa Par-Tapi-Narmada To transfer surplus water from Ken to Betwa To transfer surplus water of Par and Tapi to Narmada Damaganga - Pinjal Transfer surplus Damaganga water of UP and MP governments Gujarat and Maharashtra To Pinjal Gujarat and Maharashtra involved MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  7. 6 3 BRAHMAPUTRA. GANG LUNI 9 10 UBE 13 7 RNAREKHA MAHANA NARMAD TAP PENGANGA GODAVARI NGAL ER 16 17 KRISHNA 2 20


  8. DAMANGANGA-PINJAL LINK ADMUBAN D A M A DAMANGANGA! P NJAL LINK ATARNA LOWER R. R. THANA MUDIT'S MAGAZINE-UNAC MINISTRY OF WATER RESOURCES NATIONAL WATER DEVELOPMENT AGENCY


  9. Positive aspects ofNegative aspect:s of inter-linking inter-linking Massive displacement of people Mitigation of droughts and floods Too much investment involved cost to benefit ratio- poor Promotion of irrigation, drinking water and water for industrial use Ecological damage Develop a water grid to transfer surplus water Due to climate change- rain pattern changing MUDITS MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  10. MANUAL SCAVENGING (INDIAN EXPRESS, PAGE 9) What is Manual Scavenging? Legislation Act of handling excreta Dry latrines, septic tanks, drains and sewers Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavenger and Provision- no one should their Rehabilitation Act, 1993 . Amended in 2013 Urban Local Bodies and Railways - employ manual scavengers- with safety gear be employed as a manual scavenger MUDIT'S MAGAZINE-UNACADEMY


  11. POLICY ON THE FLY EDITORIAL INDIAN EXPRESS, PAGE 10) Earlier - Asia Pacific .Now-Indo-Pacific e Why? To recognize the India India- Maldives Success of the foreign policy . Troubled relation growing role of India in the region MUDIT'S MAGAZINE -UNACADEMY


  12. China angle Maldives Why ? Stopped giving work permit to Indians India Criticized the actions of Abdulla Yameen -President of Maldives Free trade agreement Asked India to remove helicopters -Addu and Laamu Atolls Democracy of Maldives- under threat OBOR Abdulla Yameen jailed opposition leaders and Chief Justice of Maldives Massive investment in island development MUDIT'S MAGAZINE -UNACADEMY


  13. PIERCING IN THE HAZEEDITORIAL (INDIAN EXPRESS, PAGE 10) Delhi air pollution problem - 2 components . Air quality - worsened Particulate Matter 10 (PM100)-800-900 Microgram/ Cubic Meter Ideal 100 Microgram per cubic meter Winter Component Summer Component Recent dust storm in Delhi MUDIT'S MAGAZINE -UNACADEMY


  14. Implication . Pollution problem is round the year problem What kind of pollutants? e It is not just a one day problem Natural- soil particles, pollen grains (not harmful) Summer . Extremely dry conditions . High wind movement of . Man-made Pollutants from industries, construction, vehicles westerlies MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  15. - Solution - Coordinated action - Delhi, UP, Haryana, Rajasthan and Punjab MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  16. Composite Water Management Inde States are ranked . Cooperative and Eompetitive Federalism Mihir Shah Committee . To restructure . Central Ground Water Board and Central Water Commission Mihir Shah Committee . Recommended setting up of National Irrigation Management Fund . Why? . For the flow of funds to the states . Based upon their performance Also, . Resolution of inter-state water disputes MUDIT'S MAGAZINE -UNACADEMY


  17. SOW EARLY MATURING PADDY VARIETY (THE HINDU, PAGE 2) To promote Punjab Government Water management in agriculture Delayed the sowing of Paddy Why? Efficient use of water So that the rain water can be used for harvesting Ground water resources can be conserved


  18. DNA TEST TO IDENTIFY GAYA GANG RAPE ACCUSED (THE HINDU, PAGE 2) DNA testing of the accused Using the samples found at the crime site (GS Mains Paper 3) Utility- DNA Bank MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  19. PANEL IDENTIFIES 6,000 MHZ SPECTRUM FOR 5G SERVICES (THE HINDU, PAGE 13) Government . Planning to commence 5G services Purpose of 5G service +50% faster speed than 4G Technology . MIMO (Multiple Input, Multiple Output) . It allows data to be sent in parallel Increasing the speed MUDITS MAGAZINE-UNACADEMY


  20. . Mobile phones in India - 800-260o MHZ frequency MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  21. MCLR, BASE RATE MERGER PROVES ELUSIVE (THE HINDU, PAGE 13) It means . The rate of Earlier Now MCLR<Base Rate interest under Base Rate is more than the Interest Rate under MCLR . Base Rate MCLR MUDIT'S MAGAZINE -UNACADEMY


  22. 22 SELECTED FOR ED POSTS IN PSBs (THE HINDU, PAGE 13) Banks Board Recommendatory body Autonomous body 7 members Bureau Purpose To search the best candidates For the higher posts in banks Government Final decision Appointment ACADEMY


  23. DUTY CUT ON OIL TO IMPACT FISCAL DEFICIT (THE HINDU, PAGE 13) Petrol and Diesel . Not under GST e They are subjected to If the Excise or VAT is cut Excise Duty - Central Tax . VAT-State Governments Fiscal deficit . Shortfall in the revenue MUDIT'S MAGAZINE -UNACADEMY


  24. NEW AUTO POLICY EV TRANSFORMATION THE HINDU, PAGE 13) New Auto Policy Latest manufacturing and R&D Research Why? . To come out . After the coming Internal Combustion Engine Vehicles - 2000 spare parts EV-only 20 of electronic vehicles soon . Leave this news for now -when the policy would The spare part manufacturers come o- I'lI and supplier hardest hit analyze it MUDIT'S MAGAZINE-UNACADEMY


  25. UNRAVELLING OF THE FINE PRINT OF IBC (THE HINDU, PAGE 14) Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 . Amended by an ordinance 2018 (For previous amendment Mudit's Magazine -11th June 2018) . Promoters and Guarantors . Can now bid for the firm undergoing insolvency More amendments Earlier - they were not allowed . Now- Allowed MUDITS MAGAZINE-UNACADEMY


  26. SUICIDE BLAST KILLS 18 (THE HINDU, PAGE 12) Taliban Afghanistan Clash Refused to extend the ceasefire Again in the hands of violence Afghan Government Instability Taliban MUDIT'S MAGAZINE -UNACADEMY


  27. PM RENEWS CALL FOR DEBATE ON SIMULTANEOUS POLLS (THE HINDU, PAGE 1) -Simultaneous Polls Terms of Reference for 15th Finance Commission Linking MNREGA to Agriculture and Allied Activities $5 Trillion Economy (only keywords. No update on them as of now. As soon as it is out, I'll analyze) MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  28. CEASEFIRE END, OPS AGAINST J&K MILITANTS TO RESUME (THE HINDU, PAGE 1) The ceasefire declared - During Ramazan - Ended Why ? - Keeping in mind the Amarnath Yatra MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  29. BATTLE READY: DHANUSH ARTILLERY GUN CLEARS FINAL TRIALS (THE HINDU, PAGE 7) Bofors upgraded Ready for induction Bofors Artillery gun Name of upgraded version : Dhanush Procured from Sweden Upgraded by: Ordnance Factory Board Indian Army For Indian Army 80% indigenous content 198os


  30. WITH LIQUOR OUT, BIHAR SPLURGES ON SARIS (THE HINDU, PAGE 7) Ban on quor Used up in Money saved Acquiring assets Building houses Cheese and honey Milk products Greater decision making Greater Women Felt safer spending on households MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  31. MOUNT EVEREST IS NOW THE HIGHEST DUMP (THE HINDU, PAGE 18) Commercial mountaineering - Lot of waste is being generated Top of Mount Everest Ecologically hazardous MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  32. . Solution- Mudit's Magazine-7th June, 2018 MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  33. Question-2 Arrange the following places from north to south 1. Laamu Atoll 2. Male 3. Addu Atoll Choose the correct option a) 1,3,2 b) 2,3,1 c) 2,1,3 d) 3i2,1 MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  34. Question-3 Consider the following statements about RIMPAC, 1. It is a naval exercise of the nations of the Indian Ocean region. 2. It is co-hosted by US and Japan Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct? a) Only 1 b) Only 2 c) Both 1 and 2 d) Neither 1 nor 2 MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY


  35. Question-4 Consider the following statements about MCLR. 1. It is decided by RBI 2. It is revised on a quarterly basis. 3. It is less sensitive to Repo rate as compared to the Base Rate regime. Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect? a) 1,2 b) 2,3 c) 1,3 d) 1,2,3 MUDIT'S MAGAZINE UNACADEMY