The Hindu

GS2: Welfare Schemes for Vulnerable Sections of the population by the Centre and States and the Performance of these Schemes

GS2: Issues Relating to Development and Management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health

GS3: Indian Economy

GS3: Science and Technology

GS2: India’s neighbourhood, relations

Indian Express

GS2: Issues Relating to Development and Management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health

  • How India can combat vaccine hesitancy The diversity of India necessitates community engagement at the local level, through mediums that invoke trust, to counter misinformation about Covid

GS2: Effect of Policies and Politics of Developed and Developing Countries on India’s interests

  • A new charter US President Joe Biden began his eight-day long European tour by signing a “New Atlantic Charter” with the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, that reaffirms Anglo-American faith in democratic values.

GS3: Environmental Conservation

  • How Maharashtra defines heritage trees, and why Under the proposed amendment, a tree with an estimated age of 50 years or more shall be defined as a heritage tree. It may belong to specific species, which will be notified from time to time. Experts believe that in addition to the age, the state climate change department (which will be implementing the Tree Act), should also consider a tree’s rarity, its botanical, historical, religious, mythological and cultural importance in defining a heritage tree. 

GS2: Bilateral, Regional and Global Groupings and Agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests

GS3: Cybersecurity related issues

  • Post report of CoWIN leak, IT Min asks CERT-In to probe Sources at the IT Ministry said though the issue had been handled for now, CERT-In, with help of other domestic and global cybersecurity experts, was checking the entire CoWin platform once again to ensure there were no vulnerabilities.

Down To Earth

GS1/GS3: Population & Associated Issues/ Environmental conservation

  • NGT notice to Tripura for rehabilitating displaced Brus in forest land The Eastern Zonal Bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought response from the Tripura Forest Department and the North Tripura district administration on a public complaint regarding the state government’s move to resettle over 40,000 displaced Brus of western Mizoram in the reserved forest.