Topic 1: India’s first 3D-printed post office

Context: India’s first 3D-printed post office was recently in Bengaluru’s Cambridge Layout.

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Topic 2: Agnikul’s Agnibaan space vehicle

Context: Chennai-based space-tech startup Agnikul Cosmos announced that it had taken a rocket that it has developed to a launchpad in Sriharikota to “commence integration checks” for a proposed suborbital space flight.

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About Agnikul’s space vehicle

Role of the private sector in space

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Topic 3: Camp David

Context: US President will host Japanese Prime Minister and South Korean President for their first-ever joint summit at Camp David, a Presidential Retreat in the US state of Maryland.

About Camp David

Camp David Accords

What has happened since the Camp David Accords?

Topic 4: Air pollution and rise in antibiotic resistance

Context: A study throws new light on spread of antimicrobial resistance through air, has relevance for all areas where air pollution is higher.

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Topic 5: A-HELP Programme

Context: The government has recently unveiled the ‘A-HELP’ (Accredited Agent for Health and Extension of Livestock Production) programme along with an Infertility Camp.

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Topic 6: Meitei Pangals

Context: The United Meitei-Pangal Committee of Manipur urged the President, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and the National Commission for Minorities to urgently intervene and bring peace.

About the Meitei Pangals

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