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23rd June 2018 Part-3: Daily News Analysis
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Jatin Verma
Have appeared in UPSC CSE thrice. Have been taking Unacademy Plus courses Academics- Polity, Economics & Current Affairs.

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8/10 Commensalism : An association between two organisms in which one benefits and the other derives neither benefit nor harm. Amensalism: A symbiotic relationship in which one organism is harmed or inhibited and the other is unaffected. Competition : An interaction between organisms or species in which both the species are harmed.
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Two strategically important islands of Maldives are Laamu and Addu. Please correct me if I'm wrong. Thanks JV
Important island of Maldives :- Male Fuvahmulah Villingili Hulhumale
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Ruthless Being
a year ago
they r in present in english by Roman Sir: https://unacademy.com/lesson/27th-june-2018-daily-mcqs-on-current-affairs-for-government-exams-upsc-cseias-exam/MQ709I7E
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  1. helo Important News Articles Taking Delhi/Noida edition as the base) tth Page 1+8: 42 more Indians detained in U.S Page 1+8: Vohra urges parties to ensure peace in Kashmir Page 5 Nation: States' claim on fighting plastic only strong on paper Page 5 Nation: ED seeks fugitive tag for Vijay Mallya he " Page 5 Nation: Kharif crop sowing slows down as monsoon stalls lag Page 5 Nation: Cannot share Aadhaar data for crime probe Page 8 News: No mercy for stone throwers Page 9 News: Seychelles stalls project for Indian naval base Page 9 News: South Korean President to visit India in July Page 9 News: Air India goes upmarket with its premium classes Page 9 News: Probe dealings of bank linked to Shah Page 9 News: Italy won't deport Agusta 'middleman' Page 10 World: EU slaps retaliatory tariffs on U.S. products Page 11 Business: SAT to SEBI: reappraise RIL's NW18 buy Page 11 Business: Oil rises after OPEC agrees to lift output Page 11 Business: Current bond yield level not justified Page 11 Business: Genuine decisions being questioned: IBA nt ay


  2. Kerala and Sikkim, are the States with the most creditable plastic waste management policies. "Sikkim has a system of buying back plastic from consumers. Maharashtra needs to implement such a system. AU thinGs pltic Among States from where data on plastic waste Nature of ban ptastic generation is available for 2016, Maharashtra tops the list Partial ban Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Jharkhand, M.P., Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal he Generation of plastic waste per year (2016) Plastic waste (tonnes/annum) 5,00,000 Total barn 2. e ar Chhattisgarh, J&K, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Punjab, 4,00,000 00 k h N Uttarakhand, Chandigarh 3,00,000 | 2,00,000 00,000 No ban Manipur States where no data is aval OE on the nature of the ban Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Telangana, Tripura' Lakshadweep, Delhi NCR and Puducherry SOURCE: CPCB that


  3. want teo he starting Page 9 News: Sevchelles stalls project for Indian naval base at thh The Seychelles National Assembly will not ratify India's plans to build a naval base in the western Indian Ocean region The country's President, arrived in India on a six-day state visit. The Opposition members in the Seychelles National Assembly argued against allowing India to e build a naval base on the strategically located Assumption island, saying it would infringe on the hecountry's sovereignty The government said the proposal to seek ratification of the project would not be presented to National Assembly as the Opposition had already said it would not clear it. . Coast guard facilit . Seychelles has indicated that instead of allowing India to run the base, it would like to develop a e ar k h ent coast guard facility at the Assumption. The Indian project was to include a facility for Indian ships and an airstrip that would allow New Delhi to guard the energy lanes vital to India's economy. ou tis that


  4. want teo he starting Page 9 News: Seychelles stalls project for Indian naval base Coast guard facility (contd.) . The National Assembly's decision follows several protests by civil society activists in the at thh archipelago nation who have urged the government to remain non-aligned and avoid tilting towards either India or China Leader of the Opposition had earlier stated that he would block the government's move to seek he clearance from National Assembly. India had earlier tried to reach out to Leader of the Opposition, who was extended special courtesies during the PIO-Parliamentary Conference, a global meet of leaders from the Indian origin people. However, he declared on March that the project would not take off. e ar k h ent tis that


  5. anted o show the hs Page-10: India's proposed Assumption Island deal drifts [17th June 2018 DNA] wat th Nearly two weeks after an official announcement by Seychelles President cancelling the agreement with India for the development of Assumption Island in the Indian Ocean, the government has refused to respond to the move, with Defence sources saying they are yet to be nformed of the decision Seychelles President made it clear that he would have no further discussions on the subject with he Prie Minister Narendra Modi when he visited India on June 25 and 26, and that he was not going table it in the Seychelles National Assembly for ratification. The External Affairs Ministry refused to comment on the issue despite several requests. . Security setback: The decision by the Seychelles President to drop the deal in the face of prot over a perceived loss of sovereignty is a blow to the government's "SAGAR" (Security and Growth for All in the Region) programme, announced by Mr. Modi during a visit to Indian Ocean Rim (IOR) countries in March 2015 pur It also comes amid India's troubles with another IOR country, the Maldives, where the government lock e has demanded that India withdraw two helicopters, pilots and personnel from its atolls that had been sent there to help with maritime patrols. Background: Discussions regarding development of Assumption Island began in 2003, but were formalised in 2015 during Mr. Modi's visit. t stay


  6. want to be starting games, beiag anteil "o show the boss ssta4 positioned in both the eastern and southern hemispheres. Seychelles is completely surrounded by the Indian Ocean. Naval officials pointed out that India's defence maritime cooperation with the Seychelles is long-standing and some of the upgrade work on Assumption Island was already under way. According to a source, India has resurfaced the old airstrip on the island as part of the infrastructure development project worth over $500 million. The cancellation of the agreement in a strategically important island could have far-reaching implications, said a government analyst, who preferred not to be named at th EUROPE worldatlas North e.According to a source, India has resurfaced AOlenats he Ocean Mediterran MIDDLE pe ar 23 5N nk h CANCER AFRICA Sea pur o' .wNE toeQUATOR dong- . EQUATOR-0. locke South SEYCHELLES Indian Ocean t stay Atlantic Ocean TROPIC OF . Geography: Located south of the Equator, 000 mi within the Indian Ocean, Seychelles is 1000 km 1 t that


  7. want teo he starting Page 9 News: South Korean President to visit India in July IGSM-2: International Relationsl ty . South Korean President will visit India in July and hold meetings with Prime Minister when the two countries are expected to sign a number of MoUs and strengthen the bilateral economic engagement. The main purpose of his visit to India is to upgrade the partnership. When Prime Minister visited e South Korea in 2015, we launched a special strategic partnership. This time it is to mature this he partnership S. Korea wants to expand the scope of its diplomacy beyond North-East Asia. So they have to create a broadened new community along with our southern partners ASEAN and India mainly e ar The visit will lay emphasis on his vision of a New Southern Policy, and his vision of 3Ps - People. Prosperity, and Peace. ent Progress is expected on the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement between India and South Korea before President's visit. Pace of business, a hitch . The pace of the business processes in India was an issue for businessmen. S. Korea want to see a real change in daily business practice. For example, the immigration office - business people, they apply for visa. If they have a three- or five-year stay visa, it will be convenient for them. Every year, they have to visit the office many times, different types of documentation, lot of paperwork, lot of procedures tis


  8. want teo he starting Page 9 News: South Korean President to visit India in July (contd.) Pace of business, a hitch (contd. at thh .According to S.Korea, it would also help Korean businessmen, if they can at least complete their stay permit processes in one meeting. "But instead of that, five or six visits are required now. It would help Korean companies in India if more 'Korea Plus' desks are set up in south India. Riht now there are 450 companies and 6,000 Korean nationals in south India e ar k h ent tis that


  9. want teo he starting Page 9 News: Air India goes upmarket with its premium classes at thh With an aim to woo passengers with deep pockets, cash-strapped Air India relaunched its business and first-class cabins on international flights offering them iPads, an enhanced choice of food, a range of wines, new upholstery and night kits. First to benefit from these offers will be passengers destined to the U.S., with the business and economy class of the airline's Boeing 777 planes expected to be revamped by July-end, followed by . he the Boeing 787 Dreamliners Seat occupanc "Currently, only 60% of seats in business class on international flights are sold and the rest go empty. Al hopes this will go up to 80% Air India earned approximately revenue of nearly 60 crore With the premium class being given a facelift, the airline will be able to add 2.5 to 3 crore to its u kitty everyday, helping it garner an additional 1,000 crore per year. . e ar k h ent 4 crore from business class seats out of the total daily operational .The cabin crew too will be seen sporting new uniforms, which include red and blue saris and kurtis with trousers tis that


  10. want teo he starting Page 9 News: Probe dealings of bank linked to Shah . The opposition has demanded a probe into reports that the Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank at thh exchanged currency worth 745.58 crore within five days of Prime Minister announcing demonetisation in November 2016. BJP president was the Chairman of the bank and is currently serving as a director. This, as per opposition, is the highest amount exchanged by a single district cooperative bank in the * he country. There are 370 district cooperative banks Quoting from an RTI reply received from the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), the Congress said that in 11 district cooperative banks in Gujarat headed by BJP leaders, as much as 3,118 crore in old notes were deposited within five days of demonetisation There should be an independent time-bound probe into this scam e ar k h ent O Rahul's 'pat' Opposition congratulated BJP president for being the director of a bank that won the first prize in conversion of old notes tis that en thec


  11. want teo he starting Page 9 News: Italy won't deport Agusta middleman, at thh In a major setback to investigation agencies, Italy refused to extradite Carlo Gerosa, an alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland bribery scandal, saying it did not have any mutual legal assistance treaty with India . .The CBI has approached the External Affairs Ministry, citing provisions under which he could be i re xtradited even in the absence of a treaty, sources said he Key player Carlo Valentino Ferdinando Gerosa, 71, an Italian and Swiss national, is believed to be a key player in the bribery scandal as the process of manipulating the specifications for the VVIP helicopter deal allegedly started after a meeting between him and cousins of former IAF chief. Interpol had issued a Red Notice against Gerosa. He was apprehended by authorities in Italy in connection with the money laundering probe into the 3,600-crore chopper deal, which was scrapped by India over alleged bribery and breach of contractual obligations. . Gerosa is one of the three 'middlemen' wanted in this case and his statement is crucial for both the ED and the CBI probing the case. e ar k h ent tis that


  12. want teo he starting Page 10 World: EU slaps retaliatory tariffs on U.S. products [GSM-3: International Economicsl at thh The European Union (EU) slapped revenge tariffs on iconic U.S. products, including bourbon, Jeans and motorcycles in its opening salvo in a trade war with U.S. President. . The tariffs, which took effect will further fuel jitters on world stock markets that are already alarmed by trade tensions between the United States and China. Ctoms agents across Europe's colossal market of 500 million people will now impose the duty, hehiking prices on U.S.-made products in supermarkets and across factory floors These measures are the logical consequence of the U.S. decision. They reflect a Europe that is resolute and principled Tit-for-tat response e ar k h . Brussels imposed the raft of duties on U.S. products worth 2.8 billion (S3.3 bon) in a tit-for-tat response to U.S.'s decision to slap stiff tariffs on European steel and aluminium exports. EU Trade Commissioner said that the 28-nation bloc was "left with no other choice" but to impose tariffs of its own after the "unilateral and uniustified decision of the U.S." ur tis that


  13. want teo he starting Page 11 Business: SAT to SEBI: reappraise RIL's NW18 buy (contd. Not the first time at thh Incidentally, this is not the first time that the tribunal has ordered the capital markets watchdog to reappraise this matter. In April 2016, SAT told SEBI to ascertain whether RIL had got control of the two companies re tout following the Takeover Regulations. In February 2012, IMT - whose sole beneficiary is RIL The investment was made through the issuance of Zero Coupon, Optionally & Fully Convertible .While setting aside the impugned decision of SEBI, it is proper to direct SEBI to decide afresh the heentered into an investment agreement with six holding companies. Debentures (ZOCDs) e ar k h question as to whether RIL violated Clause 36 of the Listing Agreement by failing to disclose that it had acquired indirect control over NW18 through IMT," SAT ruled. The Competition Commission of India had in May 2012 passed an order wherein it had specifically un held that by subscribing to the ZOCDs, IMT had acquired control over the holding companies and consequently indirect control over NW18 and TV18. stay tis that


  14. want teo he starting Page 11 Business: Oil rises after OPEC agrees to lift output . Oil prices rose almost 3% as OPEC agreed to a modest increase in output to compensate for losses at thh in production at a time of rising global demand. Benchmark Brent crude jumped $2.19 a barrel, or almost 3%, to a high of $75.24 before slipping to about $75 by 1305 GMT. U.S. light crude was $1.80 higher at S67.34. . The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), meeting in Vienna, agreed to re boost output from July after its de facto leader Saudi Arabia persuaded arch-rival Iran to cooperate in efforts to reduce the crude price and avoid a supply shortage. The group agreed that OPEC and its allies led by Russia should increase production by about 1 million barrels per day (bpd), or 1% of global supply e ar k h ent Smaller real increase But the real increase will be smaller because several countries that recently underproduced oil will struggle to return to full quotas while other producers will not be allowed to fill the gap. Analysts had expected OPEC to announce a real increase in production of 5,00,000 to 6,00,000 barrels per day, which would help ease tightness in the oil market without creating a glut. The effective increase in output can easily be absorbed by the market. .Oil prices have been on a roller-coaster ride over the last few years, with Brent trading above $100 a barrel for several years until 2014, dropping to almost $26 in 2016 and then recovering to more than $80 last month. tis


  15. want teo he starting Page 11 Business: Genuine decisions being questioned: IBA . The Indian Banks' Association (IBA) on Friday questioned the arrest of senior officials of the Bank . at thh of Maharashtra and said it would submit a memorandum to the Finance Minister as well the Prime Minister's Office so that such actions were avoided in future, Six officials of the State-run lender, including MD & CEO R. Marathe, were arrested on allegations of misuse of powers in extending loan D.S. Kulkarni real estate developers he "Loan fully secured Due processes were followed and the loan was fully secured being questioned Mr. Kannan dismissed the charge against the BoM officials that they had violated the Maharashtra The arrest of the officials is unwarranted. Officials are worried that genuine banking decisions are e ar k h ent .Bankers said they were worried that this could affect the flow of credit. Protection of Depositors Act, 1999 tis that


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