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DAILY SUMMARY AND ANALYSIS OF THE HINDU In English Presented by- Deepanshu Singh CSE & FoS mains, Public Speaker NTSE topper and debatig champion Avid traveler, fnness, music and sshion cognoscenti 8th rll2017 Est 100k Folowess 15% Foloeing
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PRACTICE QUESTION Which State has launched the Gunotsav programme? a) Bihar b) Assam c) Jharkhand d) Madhya Pradesh The Post your answers below! (without googling)
YESTERDAY'S PRACTICE QUESTION Syria does not shares border with which of the following country? a) Lebanon b) Iraq c) Egypt d) Turkey Answer->Egypt. Syria is bordered by Turkey to the north.Lebanon and Israel to the west. Iraq to the east and Jordan to the south east and lordan to the south
NATIONAL unacademy first DNA bank for wildlife . collecting DNA samples of all wild animals to set up the bank .Helps research and brings down poaching. . The Laboratory for the Conservation of Endangered Species (LaCONES) in Hyderabad is the only such facility in the country .At present, every time there is an incident of poaching, the specimen is sent to the facility in Hyderabad which is an expensive affair Govt, favours booth-wise vote count . In favour of the existing practice of booth-wise counting of ballots over using totaliser machines in election:s .As It helps candidates and political parties in improving their performance . Would bring more developmental activities to the specific region . Election Commission proposal- Use totaliser machines to count votes .The uniform way of declaration of result for the entire constituency as a whole would bring balanced growth and funding and reduce cases fuelled by political vendetta, ill will and hatred .The declaration of result of every polling booth strikes at the root of right to privacy attached to voting
NATIONAL unacademy Atmosphere found around Earth-like planet GL1132b . The discovery of planet GJ 1132b was first announced in 2015. It lies in the Vela constellation in the southern hemisphere. While it is a similar size to Earth, the star it orbits is much smaller, cooler and dimmer than our Sun. .it has a surface temperature of 370C. GJ 1132b-is 4-times the size ofour planet and lies 39 lightyears away. India jumps 12 spots in WEE's global travel& tourism ranking . Spain, France and Germany were ranked at the top three positions, making them the most tourism friendly economies. .India is ranked 40,India is one of the countries that improved the most as it gained 12 places in Asia, but lagged behind its other Asian peers like Japan and China which were ranked way ahead at 4th and 13th place. The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2017 has been released by the World Economic Forum. ICT readiness, security concerns and human resources are improving, but remain weak" .
NATIONAL unacademy Bill proposes jail for attack on journalists . The Maharashtra Media Persons and Media Institutions (Prevention of Violence and Damage or Loss to Property) Act, 2017 violent attacks on mediapersons a non-bailable offence with a provision of imprisonment and a Rs. 50,000 fine was passed a mediaperson as someone whose principal vocation is that of a journalist and who is employed either on regular or contract Study finds 'night owl' gene mutation: basis Mutation in gene CRY1 People as night owls are often diagnosed with delayed sleep phase disorder (DSPD) variant of the gene CRY1 slows the internal biological clock called the circadian clock- that normally dictates when you feel sleepy each night and when you are ready to wake. it does not include-managerial or administrative capacity any offence against a mediaperson will be investigated by a police officer above the rank of Deputy Superintendent of Police. . strong demand to prevent violence against Media Persons or damage or loss to the property belonging to Media Persons or Media Institutions To check the recurrence of such incidents in the State Journalists or media organisations misusing this legislation would be booked under the same Act .mediapersons convicted under the Act shall not be entitled to any government benefit as a mediaperson And, will lose their accreditation .
NATIONAL unacademy lupiter burning bright Ken-Betwalink hits green hurdle . Hubble observed Jupiter using its Wide Forest Advisory Committee (FAC), the apex environment ministry Field Camera 3 (WFC3)-which allows observations in ultraviolet, visible and infrared light authority .It clears requests for diverting forest land for projects . usually rejects or recommends a proposal As a compensation-Water Ministry had agreed to acquire about 8,000 hectares of forest land from the Madhya Pradesh government .Hubble can resolve features as small as about 130 kilometres across. most recogn isable feature on Jupiter is the and revive them as forest. huge anticyclonicstorm, called the Great FAC said the land was not good enough as it was fragmented, and, Red Spot The storm is large enough to engulf a whole land acquired ought to be contiguous. Earth-sized planet Yet it is slowly shrinking Jupiter showing- Great Red Spot and several colourful bands to meaningfully revive a forest that is part of tiger habitat, the FAC has also asked for the project's main canal to be re-aligned. . MAPPING KEN-BETWA UTTAR PRADESH Urad Datia .It is running parallel to the equator .In this month,, Jupiter is at its closest to the MADHYA PRADESH Ken- Betwa Link Chhat Ke Earth and the hemisphere facing our planet is fully illuminated by the Sun Tikamgarh atitpu Panna Satna vidisha, RIVER POWERHOUSE DISTRICT:TUNNEL CONMANDAREADISTRICT BOUNDARY Raisen
NATIONAL unacademy HCs told o appoint Govt. focus is on providing affordable healthcare: PM Health Ministry had launched free drugs and diagnostics initiative to make healthcare affordable: universal health screening in 100 districts for prosecutors in POCSO courts SC to HC-to initiate steps to hypertension, diabetes and breast, cervical and oral cancers: Public Health appoint independent public Centres and around one lakh sub centres rosecutors for POCsO courts The World Health Organisation is focussing on depression this year to raise awareness on World Health Day suicide is the leading cause of death among young people (between 20-40 .trial in sexual offence cases against children. Section 32 of the Protection of age-group) in India along with adolescents (15-19 years). Children from Sexual Offences. Mental Healthcare Bill, decriminalising suicide and guaranteeing the rights Act appointment of independent public prosecutors a"child-friendly atmosphere" could be provided to the victims under Section 33 of the Act to better healthcare for people with mental illness Bill also has the provision of a special clause for women and children related to admission, treatment, sanitation and personal hygiene; restriction on use of Electro-Convulsive Therapy ABOUT POCSO ACT TMaximum punishment for sexual harassment of a child and storage of any pornographic The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act provides protection to all children under the age of 18 from offences of sexual assault, sexual harassment and pornography. The Act provides for stringent punishments, which have been graded according to the gravity of the offence material for commercial purpose in any form involving a child is punishable with imprisonment up .Act mandates at least one court in each district. .Now, 604 special courts have been constituted by States in 675 districts to three years