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SC to hear plea on cattle trade rules Petition states notices by Centre would cast 'huge economic burden' on farmers and cattle traders Fundamental right to carry on trade under Article I9 could be restricted only by the legislature and not through a delegated executive fiat which violates the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PCA) Act of 1960 itself. The 1960 Act only intends to prevent the inflction of . The 1960 Act only intends to prevent the infliction of unnecessary pain or suffer- ing on animals. It does not ban slaughter for food. The notifications, the petitioner argued, are an affront to the right to freely practise religion under Article 25 and to the cultural identity of communities protected under Article 29 (protection of interests of minorities) of the Constitution. under Article 25 and to the cultural identiy of , "A right under Article 25 can be restricted on the grounds of public order, morality and health,
Rule 22: Zeroing in on Rule 22 of the Livestock Markets Rules, the petition said this provision creates "unconstitutional restrictions" on traders. A busy body Act of the Parliament Awareness of ground Executive- realities Rules Rules under the Act ACT
Page 10: WHO revises antibiotics protocol: To avoid development of [G.S. Paper-] I. Access category: The WHO has now recommended that antibiotics in the 'access' group 2. The 'watch' category:_covers antibiotics that are recommended as first or second choice resistance. be avail- able at all times as treatment for a wide range of common infections. This includes amoxicillin, a widely-used antibiotic to treat infections such as pneumonia. treatment for a small number of infections. The WHO has recommended that prescription of these drugs should be dramatically reduced to avoid further development of resistance. 3. The third group, 'Reserve': includes antibiotics such as colistin and some cephalosporins that should be considered last-resort options, and used only in the most severe circumstances when all other alternatives have failed, such as for life-threatening infections due to multidrug-resistant bacteria
The Model List of Essential Medicines necessarily has a sharp focus on preserving antimicrobials. This list serves as a guide for the medicine supply system and is responsible for promoting health equity, Syllabus Topic: lssues relating to development and management of Social Sector, Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
Sri Lanka defends China's Belt and Road project: Chinese investment in Sri Lanka is reviving a "3,000- 5,000-year-old shipping route" The fact is that regional trade needs to move for- ward. If one country is doing a project, that is not against another country. Hopeful of investments : Colombo hoped for similar investments from India and Japan, and would welcome Indian investment in the "East Terminal" of the Colombo Port, one of two new container terminals to be built in the next phase of the Chinese-built harbour project. Desire for an early resolution to the fishermen issue and "bottom-trawling" by Indian fishermen in the Sri Lankan waters.
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India to join SCO in Astana (Kazakhstan). .Cooperation on counter-terrorism is expected to emerge as a major point of India's ex- change with SCO. . Counter-terror collaboration with members of the SCO, such as China and Pakistan, was also a possibility. Full membership will require India to coordinate with member countries both on the trade front in the SCO headquarters in Beijing and at the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (RATS) based in Tashkent. Pakistan, which has been an observer of the SCO like India, will join as full member in this summit meeting. All aspects of the SCO will be available for participation of all member countries. So if there is a partnership on counter-terror exercise, then it is unlikely that India will stay out of it. Under the framework of the SCO, an annual counter- terror exercise is hosted by a member country.
SCO has broadly two legs of cooperation: e One is trade, banking, connectivity, energy and Second is the fight against terrorism under RATS Membership: Eurasian grouping comprising, at present, China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. Advantages of membership to India: I. Isolating Pakistan on Terrorism; 2. Any future discussions on Afghanistan; 3.Trade with Central Asian countries: Nuclear agreement with Kazakstan; 4. Recovering the LOST GROUND in relations with Russia [U.S.]
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