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Ashish Singh
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  1. DNA Based Prelims Booster News Discussior for PT - 2019 By - Ashish Singh


  2. Ashish Singh Edit Profile VERIFIED IB ACIO II- 2017(Mains Qualified), UPSC aspirant Exam cleared- SSC CPO (2014), SSc CGL Tier (2016- Qualified for Mains), DSSSB (Mains) 18,583 views in last 30 days N293,492 Lifetime Views 63 Courses 10k Followers 28 Following plus Teaching live on Unacademy Plus . Unlimited access to all plus courses . Structured live courses Learn from experienced educators Learn more unacad emy Envlronmene And NEWS Ecology


  3. Shisht Bharat Campaign The Shisht Bharat campaign, launched by a NGO, aims to strengthen the moral character of Indian citizens by sensitizing them about values of morality, vic sense, politeness, decorum and dignity. Launched initially in Delhi NCR, the campaign brings together policy-makers, media personalities, parents, RWAs, Delhi traffic police, NGOs, corporate houses and multinationals together for the promotion of the cause.


  4. * The revolutionary campaign will execute under three pillars: Educate the masses by engaging with schoolchildren, parents, youth, media persons, ordinary citizens and advocacy with policy makers. Reach out to community members by engaging with RWAs, market clusters, clubs, associations and other relevant stakeholders. Inspire action through novel and encouraging methods like social media, competitions and awards, among others.


  5. Atmospheric Water Generator (AWG) Context: Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has unveiled its new ATMOSPHERIC WATER GENERATORS (AWG) product, the Atmospheric Water Generator (AWG) Ad an innovative solution to meet the ever- OLD TANK increasing need for drinking water worldwide, HoW IT WORKS at Aero India 2019 .The Atmospheric Water Generator is being manufactured by BEL in collaboration with CSIR-IICT and MAITHRI, a start-up company based in Hyderabad


  6. How it works? BEL's Atmospheric Water Generator employs a novel technology to extract water from the humidity present in the atmosphere and purify it. It uses heat exchange for condensing the atmospheric moisture to produce pure, safe and clean potable water. .The AWG comes with a Mineralisation Unit, . which is used to add minerals which are required to make the water .The AWG is configurable in static and mobile (vehicular) versions and . 100 litres/day, 500 litres/day potable. is available in 30 litres/day, and 1,000 litres/day capacities.


  7. Significance and benefits: The Atmospheric Water Generator can be used to provide drinking water in community centres and public places like health care centres, schools, colleges, offices, railway stations, bus Stands, airports, sea ports, off-shore oil rigs, military establishments, . remote field areas and remote establishments . and residential complexes.


  8. HOPE Portal . Context: National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations (NABH) has revamped Entry- Level Certification Process of hospitals to make it simpler, digital, faster and user-friendly Ho2e The revamped certification process is driven through a new portal called HOPE- Healthcare Organizations Platform for Entry-Level-Certification


  9. About HOPE Portal: It is an online platform for smooth and secure registration which provides a self-explanatory questionnaire to be filled by the HCO/SHCOs. It ensures quality at nascent stages by hope-portal.org Connecting childhood cancer families to support resources, faster than ever Portal enrolling a wide range of hospitals across the country including Healthcare Organizations (HCOs) HOPE also enables them to comply with quality protocols, improve patient safety and the overall healthcare facility of the organization


  10. "Waste to Wonder" Park: .Context: The Union Cabinet approved construction of Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut Corridor of Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) covering a distance of 82.15 kms.


  11. Aim: to encourage the UAV industry to connect with potential buyers and business partners in the country and also provide an opportunity to the Armed Forces to assess the capabilities of UAVs. . Significance of drones: The role of drones is ever- increasing in the defence sectors, making them the ideal platform for intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, electronic warfare and strike missions.


  12. Hippocamp-new Neptune moon Context: With help from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have confirmed the existence of Hippocamp a tiny moon in orbit around Neptune. Newly/ discovered moon (S/2004 N 1) Triton


  13. Women Livelihood Bond: The bonds, which will have a tenure of five years, will be launched by SIDBI with the support of World Bank and UN Women. The proposed bond will enable individual women entrepreneurs in sectors like food processing, agriculture, services and small units to borrow around Rs 50,000 to Rs 3 lakh at an annual interest rate of around 13-14 per cent or less. SIDBI will act as the financial intermediary and channel funds raised to women entrepreneurs through participating financial intermediaries like banks, NBFCs or microfinance institutions.


  14. Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha: . Context: The President of India recently unveiled a statue of Mahatma Gandhi at the Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha in Chennai Marchi CO FOUNDER MAHATMA GANDHI 1918 (100 2018


  15. About Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha: Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha was established in the year 1918 by Mahatma Gandhi with the sole aim of propagating Hindi in southern states . The first Pracharak was Devadoss Gandhi son of Mahatma Gandhi.