News Update : 18th Feb. 2016

News Update : 18th day of Feb. 2016

News update covers the essential news articles from various newspapers segregated according to various subjects falling under the realm of civil services preparations.

The aspirants are advised to make their own notes for future reference (Point wise)

[accordion_content accordion_label=”Economy”]

  1. Right step on savings schemes
  2. Parekh cautions on RBI’s bad loans tack
  3. No small gain

[accordion_content accordion_label=”Polity and Governance”]

  1. Cabinet recommends lifting of Central rule in Arunachal
  2. SC orders status quo in ArunachalSC orders status quo in Arunachal
  3. Bulk drug policy to be unveiled
  4. India’s nudge unit: An idea whose time has come
  5. Booster in the offing for consumer courts

[accordion_content accordion_label=”International Relations & Security”]

  1. Private sector to build fighter jets
  2. Restoring goodwill in India-Nepal ties

[accordion_content accordion_label=”Science & Technology”]

  1. Govt. clears proposal for gravitational wave detector
  2. New way to turn sunlight into hydrogen developed
  3. Isro orbiter to scan India’s air for pollutants
  4. IPR to build world’s most powerful gravity-sensing LIGO

[accordion_content accordion_label=”General Reading”]

  1. Dalits still left out
  2. The rationale of India’s drug policy
  3. AYUSH-WHO venture cleared


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