Topic 1: Why India is heating up slower than the world average

Context: The global warming trends over the Indian region are very different.

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Why is warming over India lower?

Higher warming over land than oceans

Impact of aerosols

Tropical location key

Topic 2: Exercise CORPAT

Context: The 35th edition of India-Thailand Coordinated Patrol (Indo-Thai CORPAT) between the Indian Navy and the Royal Thai Navy was conducted recently.

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Topic 3: iDrone initiative

Context: Trial Run of Blood Bag Delivery under the iDrone Initiative of Indian Council of Medical Research successfully conducted

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About ICMRThe Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is the apex body in India for the formulationcoordination and promotion of biomedical research.The ICMR is funded by the Government through the Department of Health ResearchMinistry of Health and Family Welfare.The governing body of the council is presided over by the Union Health Minister.

Topic 4: SAKSHAM

Context: Union Health Ministry launches SAKSHAM Learning Management Information System.

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Topic 5: SVASTIK initiative

Context: As a part of the Svastik initiative, CSIR-National Institute of Science Communication and Policy Research (NIScPR) hosted the first meeting of the Water, Ecology & Environment Sub-committee chaired.

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Topic 6: The law on polygamy among religious groups in India

Context: Assam Chief Minister has said that the state government will move to ban the practice of polygamy through “legislative action.

Practice of polygamy

Under Hindu law

Under Muslim law

Prevalence of polygamy

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