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Lesson 18 - Week 2 - The Hindu Killer Course
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In this lesson Ashna talks about the important Current Affairs of June 2018

Ashna Sisodia is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

Ashna Sisodia
PSIR Optional Faculty, having scored 125+ in the prelims and 140 in Essay Paper and 110+ each in GS Papers in the UPSC Mains 2017.

Unacademy user
Good course with a very crisp explanation. I got the basic understanding of the topics. Please continue to 12th class also. It will be helpful for the other aspirants like me. Thank u so much for the nice course.
thank you :) thanks a lot
UNICEF stands for United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund
this course very useful... thank you so much.... slides are not clear... please make it clear
Ashna Sisodia
a year ago
make sure you have strong internet connection
Shadow S
a year ago
when we see video in mobile app then font are not visible clear,I donot know why? But when we see in laptop then font appears fine when we maximize screen size .
Ashna Sisodia
a year ago
Ashna Sisodia
a year ago
Okay now i am getting what exactly is the problem
thank you mam
UNICEF'S full form is United Nations International Children Emergency Fund
UNICEF'S full form is United Nations International Children Emergency Fund
united nations international children emergency fund
  1. THE HINDU The Hindu killer Series for UPSC 2019 June 2018 - Weekly Magazine Presented by Ashna Sisodia THE HINDUU THEHINDU NCS vetey e resolved. GST stalemat rollout deferred to July 1 tw

  2. ASHNA SISODIA Verified Educator at Unacademy and teaching since October 2016 Appeared in UPSC CSE Mains 2017 and scored 140 marks in Essay and 110 each in GS Paper 2 and 3 each. . Scored 125+ in Prelims 2017 From Chandigarh, India and CSE Btech from UIET . Courses Made so Far India Yearbook 2016, 2017and 2018 Learning maps quickly in 25 Lessons Current Affairs Course on Env, Internal Security and Social Issues Crash Course on Geography, History and International Organizations - Course on Polity Part V, PRIs and International Relations

  3. WEEK 2-( 11 JUNE-18 JUNE) IIDIT THE HINDU Stay Ahead of The Times

  4. Avushman Bharat health scheme .Why in News Around 20 states have so far signed memoranda of understanding to implement Ayushman Bharat National Health Protection Mission which aims to provide health protection to around 10 crore poor families in the country. About Ayushman Bharat Health Scheme: Coverage: The scheme has the benefit cover of Rs. 5 lakh per family per year. To ensure that nobody is left out (especially women, children and elderly) there will be no cap on family size and age in the scheme. The benefit cover will also include pre and post-hospitalisation expenses Target: The target beneficiaries of the proposed scheme will be more than 10 crore families belonging to poor and vulnerable population based on SECC database. Benefits of the scheme are portable across the country and a beneficiary covered under the scheme will be allowed to take cashless benefits from any public/private empanelled hospitals across the country. Role of state governments: State Governments will be allowed to expand AB-NHPM both horizontally and vertically. States will be free to choose the modalities for implementation. They can implement through insurance company or directly through Trust/ Society or a mixed model. Council: For giving policy directions and fostering coordination between Centre and States, it is proposed to set up Ayushman Bharat National Health Protection Mission Council (AB-NHPMC) at apex level Chaired by Union Health and Family Welfare Minister

  5. . Eligibility: It will be an entitlement based scheme with entitlement decided on the basis of deprivation criteria in the SECC database The different categories in rural area include families having only one room with kucha walls and kucharoof, families having no adult member between age 16 to 59; female headed households with no adult male member between age 16 to 59; disabled member and no able bodied adult member in the family; SC/ST households; and landless households deriving major part of their income from manual casual labour. Also, automatically included families in rural areas having any one of the following: households without shelter, destitute, living on alms, manual scavenger families, primitive tribal groups, legally released bonded labour. For urban areas, 11 defined occupational categories are entitled under the scheme

  6. India among over 90 nations without paid aternitv leave Why in News? According to a new UNICEF analysis, India is among almost 90 countries in the world without national policies in place that ensure new fathers get adequate paid time off with their newborn babies. Report: Almost two-thirds of the world's children under one-year-old, nearly 90 million, live in countries where their fathers are not entitled by law to a single day of paid patemity leave. India and Nigeria, which have high infant populations, are among the 92 countries do not have national policies in place that ensure new fathers get adequate paid time off with their newborn babies. >In eight countries across the world, including the United States which is home to nearly four million infants, there was no paid maternity or paternity leave policy. Other countries with high infant populations, including Brazil and Congo, all have national paid paternity leave policies, albeit offering relatively short-term entitlements

  7. Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Arra . Whv in News? Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array has uncovered convincing evidence for three voung planets orbiting within a protoplanetary disk- or planet-forming disk around an infant star. The star is called HD 163296. It's 330 light-years from Earth in the direction of the constellation Sagittarius .About ALMA Telescope: The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) is an international partnership of the European Southern Observatory (ESO), the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Institutes of Natural Sciences (NINS) of Japan, together with NRC (Canada), NSC and ASIAA (Taiwan), and KASI (Republic of Korea), in cooperation with the Republic of Chile ALMA-the largest astronomical project in existence- is a single telescope of revolutionary design, composed of 66 high precision antennas located on the Chajnantor plateau, 5000 meters altitude in northern Chile. ALMA allows scientists to unravel longstanding and important astronomical mysteries, in search of our Cosmic Origins

  8. Swajal Scheme Why in News? . The government recently launched Swajal schemes in 115 aspirational districts of the country. It will involve an outlay of Rs 700 crores through flexible-funds under the existing National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP) budget. About NRDWP: The NRDWP was started in 2009, with a major emphasis on ensuring sustainability (source) of water availability in terms of potability, adequacy, convenience, affordability and equity. NRDWP is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme with 50: 50 fund sharing between the Centre and the States

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