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1st December: PIB Summary in Hindi in <10 minutes for UPSC CSE
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1st December 2016's important news from the releases on Press Information Bureau (PIB) have been summarized in this lesson. The covered issues range from Distinuished Indologist Award, Inclusion of Yoga in Intangible Heritage, Portal E-Box, Vittiya Saksharat Abhiyaan, Khelo India Scheme, Inter State Transmission System of MNRE, Learning about RFID Technology , Brainstorming Questions and much more. Please ask all your doubts in the comments section.

Yasmin Gill
Discount Code-"yashi.gill01"/Qualified for UPSC mains/Rank 24th in Punjab PCS

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Ma'am hindi m bhi upload kr dijiy
Khushboo Agrawal
5 months ago
Sure adeeba...after completing in English I will be publishing in Hindi too
By having education in the Concurrent list, the Centre can implement directly any policy decision in the States. The amendment was suggested by a Committee headed by. S. Swaran Singh. Education on the Concurrent list was put on the recommendations of the Swaran Singh Committee in 1976. The change is regarding the 42nd Amendment to the Constitution of India. Through the 42nd Amendment Act of 1976 Five subjects were transferred from State to Concurrent List. They are: Education Forests Weights & Measures Protection of Wild Animals and Birds Administration of Justice
Krishna Chavhan
3 years ago
One of the best instructor on unacademy. Modulation of speech,tempo,accent,presentation,energy level..everything so perfect. Really appreciate the effort . Very helpful for the aspirants.Please keep making the tutorial videos.
44CA brought the Education from state to concurrent list
Abhishek Kumar
3 years ago
I think that was 42nd CAA
Sumit Kumar
3 years ago
yeah u right abhi
Superb presentation slides...sectionwise discussion...attractive look
very good initiative, keep it up, very helpful, saves lot of time.

  2. About me .Yasmin Gill .BE(EEE) from UIET,PU .Qualified for UPSC Mains 2015 in 1st attempt State rank 24 in Punjab Civil Services 2015 Stood 10th at State Level in Young Genius Awards conducted by NSTSE

  3. MISSION 1000


  5. Distinguished Indologist Award Prof. Yu LongyU of the People's Republic of China **India represents a balance between tradition and modernity. Critically analyse

  6. UNESCO inscribes Yoga In representative list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity .During session of Intergovernmentol Committee for Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Unanimously supported by all members Yoga-13th intangible cultural heritage

  7. UNESCO inscribes Yoga .PrevioUs ones includes ChhaU dance, Buddhist chanting of Ladakh, Sankirtana -the ritual singing & dancing of Manipur, traditional brass and copper craft of utensil making among the Thatheras of Jandiala Guru, Punjab and Ramlila- the traditional performance of the Ramayana


  9. Portal E-Box, Launched by National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) with support of Ministry of Women and Child Development To register online complaints of child sexual abuse MWCD-Integrated Child Protection Scheme (ICPS)

  10. National AIDS Control Organisation National AIDS Control Programme will continue as a Central Sector Scheme Anti Retrieval Therapy (ART) Retrovirus- named for an enzyme known as reverse transcriptase that transcribes RNA into DNA, a process that is reversal of usual direction of cellular transcription (DNA into RNA)

  11. HRD Minister launches 'Vittiva HRD Minister launches Vittiya Saksharata Abhiyan For creating awareness among people about digital economy Particular focus on youth as change agents

  12. Khelo India Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Central Sector Scheme . Provides for holding annual sports competitions in two age groups of (i) under 14 and (l) under 17 all over India National Curriculum Framework Health and Physical Education is a compulsory subject from classes I to X and an optional subject at higher secondary stage. However, education-Concurrent List and most of schools are under State/ UT

  13. Improvement in Education in Govt Schools School Standards & Evaluation framework, known as 'Shaala Siddhi developed by National University of Educational Planning and Administration (NUEPA)



  16. RFID Enabled FASTags .By Ministry of Road Transport .FASTags can be stuck on windshield of vehicle, and foll payments are made directly from the pre-paid account linked to it Radio Frequency ID

  17. RFID .Doesn't need to be positioned precisely relative to the scanner. .The tag is unable to respond to simultaneous queries-Reader collision .Tag collision occurs when many tags are present in a small area Bar code is a read-only technology RFID tags have read and write capabilities .Data stored can be changed

  18. Zoonoses Indian Council of Medical Research ICMR MoU with ICAR for cooperation in area of zoonoses Zoonoses -diseases that are naturally transmitted between vertebrate animals and humans .Zika, Ebola, Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS) *Around 60% of all human diseases and around 75% of emerging infectious diseases are zoonotic

  19. Namami Gange An umbrella programme - river Ganga and all its tributaries Executed by State Project Management Groups of the respective States In addition, 5 central public sector units engaged to execute entry level activities Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal NGRBA -no untreated municipal sewage or industrial effluent will be discharged into river Ganga by year 2020

  20. Efforts related to Yamuna Yamuna Action Plan Central Government is supplementing the efforts of the State Providing financial assistance to U.P. Delhi and Haryano .MoU with Japan CPCB -guidelines for idol immersion Making of idols from natural materials, traditional clay in place of baked clay & plaster of Paris

  21. Measures taken up by the Central Government National Water Policy (2012) formulated by Ministry of Water Resources advocates conservation and highlights need for augmenting water through rain water harvesting Ministry -Model Bill to all the States/UTs to enable them to enact suitable ground water legislation 30 States/UTs -rain water harvesting mandatory Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA) constituted under "The Environment (Protection) Act, 1986" for regulation and control of ground water

  22. Under CGWA guidelines, in notified areas, no permission is accorded to extract ground water for any purpose other than drinking water. However, for non-notified areas, ground water withdrawal by industries is regulated

  23. Department of Rural Development -work related with Natural Resources Management under MGNREGA CGWB -Aquifer Mapping and Management programme Ministry of Urban Development-Model Building Bye- Laws to all States- provisions for Rain Water Harvesting MoEF have merged two separate programmes- National Lake Conservation Plan and National Wetland Conservation Programme into a new Integrated Scheme of National Plan for Conservation of Aquatic Eco-Systems

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