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SMART NEWS FOR PRELIMS

I. POLITY, GOVERNANCE, EDUCATION, ECONOMY

 

07-12

1.Street Light National Programme 
2.‘Test and Treat Policy for HIV’ 
3.‘Oorja’ –CAPFs Under -19 Football Talent Hunt 
4.Real Estate Act comes into force from tomorrow 
5.Vidya Veerta Abhiyan 
6.“Southern Sojourn” and “Southern Jewels” 
7.Swachh Survekshan-2017 awards declared 
8.eVIN Project 
9.Clean Himalaya Expeditions 
10.e-Krishi Samvad 
11.Janaushadhi Pariyojana 
12.India-Chile PTA 
13.Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV) under Universal Immunization Programme (UIP) 
14.Florence Nightingale Awards 
15.Key Initiatives of Department of Expenditure 
16.Development of Multimodal Logistics Park in Tamil Nadu 
17.Operation Clean Portal 
18.e-court management system 
19.India and Tajikistan on Cooperation and Mutual Assistance in Customs Matters 
20.Countdown to FIFA U-17 Football World Cup begins 
21.Construction of Pressurized Heavy Water Reactors (PHWR) 
22.Liver and Digestive Sciences at Sonarpur, West Bengal 
23.Simbex-17 Commences 
24.Karavali karunya 
25.Slum Yuva Daud 
26.Indo-Thailand Siam Bharat 17: HADR 
 II. ECONOMY13 - 15
1.SAMPADA scheme 
2.National Steel Policy 2017 
3.The South Asian Satellite launched 
4.DIPP & WIPO to set up Technology and Innovation Support Centres 
5.New Wholesale Price Index (WPI) series 
6.India unanimously elected to head UN-Habitat 
7.New Index of Industrial Production series 
8.Dhola-Sadiya: Bridge 
 III. SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY15 - 17
1.World’s biggest X-ray laser generates first light 
2.RAISE Mission 
3.India’s Deep Sea Mission 
4.Science Express 
5.Drug to treat Zika 
6.New ‘smart’ T-shirt 
7.Novel route to kill TB bacteria 
 IV. GEOGRAPHY AND DEFENCE17 - 23
1.Map- Cyprus 
2.Map- Poland 
3.Map- Israel 
4.Cabinet approves Vijayawada Airport as International Airport 
5.MoU between India and Spain on cooperation in the sphere of Civil Aviation 
6.Brahmos Block 3 test fired 
7.Corpat commences 
8.India and UK to cooperate in urban transport sector 
9.Map- Paraguay 
10.INS Rajput on a 3-day visit to Yangon 
11.Map- Norway 
12.Chitale Committee 
13.First Tejas Express Between Mumbai and Karmali 
14.Map- Cameroon 
15.PM to attend African Development Bank Annual Meetings 
16.Map- Guyana 
17.Map- Georgia 
18.Map- Jordan 
19.Map- Argentina 
20.Cabinet approves phasing out Foreign Investment Promotion Board 
21.
Cabinet approves MoU between Spain and India on cooperation in the field
of Organ Transplant Services
 
22.Cabinet approves setting up of new AIIMS in Kamrup, Assam 
23.Map- Azerbaijan 
24.Map- Ethiopia 
25.Aeronautical Test range inaguarated in Karnataka 
 V. HISTORY 24
1.Basava Jayanthi observed 
2.Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 
 

SMART NEWS FOR MAINS

I. SMART SYNTHESIZED ARTICLES FOR MAINS

 

25 - 39

1.National Steel Policy 2017 
2.SAMPADA : An Over view 
3.New WPI Series 
4.Moralistic bans can really hurt the economy 
5.How will GST impact MSMEs? 
6.The value of natural infrastructure 
7.How to Make in India - complient 
8.What’s all the fuss about RCEP: A Perspective 
9.Pax Sinica in the South China Sea: End of American Hegemony in Asia? 
10.Is growth alone enough? How real is it? 
11.Smarter development 
 II. SMART GIST OF YOJANA MAY 2017 39 - 52
1.Social Progress: Developing Beyond Economic Growth 
2.Skill Development and Empowering Youth 
3.Transforming India into a Digitally Empowered Society 
4.Towards a Clean and Transparent Economy 
5.Social Sector Initiatives of the Government 
6.Initiatives for Welfare of SC and ST Communities 
 III. SMART GIST OF KURUKSHETRA MAY 2017 
53 - 63
1.Reaching Poor, Bridging Disparities 
2.Transforming the Village : New Urban Strategy Based on Gandhian Approach 
3.Strengthening Agricultural System: New Approaches 
4.Transformation through Cost Effective Digital Technology: 
5.Towards a Gender-Just and Child-Friendly Society 
 IV. SMART GIST OF ALL INDIA RADIO DISCUSSIONS 63 - 67
1.AIR Summary – Launch of Integrated Case Management System 
2.AIR Summary – National Technology Day Observed 
3.AIR Summary: Worldwide cyber attacks 
4.AIR Summary: Visit of Palestine president to India 
5.AIR Summary: Abolition of Foreign investment promotion board 
 V. SMART GIST OF RAYJASABHA TV DISCUSSIONS68 - 72
1.
The Big Picture: Religious beliefs V/S Constitutional Morality: Challenges for Republic of India
 
2.The Big Picture: GM Mustard: Pros and cons 
3.The Big Picture - J&K Crisis: Role of Media 
4.The Big Picture - Hurdles in the way of appointment of Lok Pal 
5.The Big Picture - Should govt exit Air India? 
 VI. SMART NEWS FOR GENERAL CURRENT AFFAIRS 73 - 76
1.Ocean Currents of the World 
2.Tribal Revolts 
3.Histotrical Authors 
4.Geographical Indication Tags - Part 2