|Subject||Page No. (Delhi Ed.)||Important Headlines||Relevance(P & M)|
|GS 2(Health, Important International Institutions)||1||Omicron new variant of concern||1. World Health Organization (WHO)
|GS 1(Indian Heritage and Culture)||1||Show that celebrated 200 years of Bengal art to shut down||1. Ghare Baire(at home and the world)
2. Kalighat and Early Bengal paintings
|GS 3 (Government Policies & Interventions, Health, Gender, Issues Related to Children, Issues Related to Women)||8||A close reading of the NFHS-5, the health of India||A comparison of NFHS-5 with NFHS-4 (2015-16) reveals improvement in several dimensions such as educational attainment, institutional deliveries, vaccinations, infant mortality and much more. Elaborate.|
|GS 2(Poverty, Government Policies & Interventions
GS 3(Employment, Issues Relating to Development)
|8||Shore up the lifeline||Considering that the MGNREGS acts as a robust lifeline it will be prudent for the Government to make up the shortfalls in the allocations quickly. Explain.|
|GS 2(NITI Aayog, Planning, Co-operative Federalism)||11||Over 50% of Bihar population multidimensionally poor: NITI||1. NITI Aayog’s Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI)
2. Analyse how the development of the National Multidimensional Poverty Index of India is an important contribution towards instituting a public policy tool that monitors multidimensional poverty, informs evidence-based and focused interventions?
|GS 2(Important International Institutions)||14||Cross-border insolvency draft on anvil||UNCITRAL model law on Cross-Border Insolvency, 1997|
|GS 3(Government Policies & InterventionsGrowth & Development, Constitutional Bodies)||8||Indian agriculture needs a Verghese Kurien||1. Amul’s success has not been the catalyst for similar movements across other agricultural commodities in India.
2. The cooperative movement in India is in a state of flux. It has suffered due to lack of professional management, adequate finance and poor adoption of technology. Comment.
3. Mr Verghese Kurien had a deep distrust of India’s bureaucracy. He saw it as a leftover of the colonial mindset and the product of a western lifestyle. Do you agree with him?