Important news articles-2nd July 2018

www.iasinsights.in; www.iasgyaan.com posts Important News Articles from various newspapers.

Important News Articles-2nd July 2018

GS-III (Health and Environment)

10 mn plastic bags consumed per minute worldwide, enough to wrap around earth 7 times: UN

WHO’s Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products Is Now ‘Live’

The ‘Other’ in the Forest Rights Act Has Been Ignored for Years

Kerala govt declares Kozhikode, Malappuram districts as Nipah virus free

GS-II(Governance)

Instant e-PAN based on Aadhaar launched

Bhima-Koregaon and the fault in our laws

Professor Martha Nussbaum interview: ‘Govts must make it clear that hate crimes are unacceptable… This is not taking place’

Lok Sabha members can now ask only up to five questions per day

GS-II(International Affairs)

Seychelles template

India, Pakistan Exchange Lists of Prisoners in Each Other’s Jails

Row over U.K.-India meet postponement

Iran vice president says private sector to buy, export oil

Opportunities for Afghan money traders as Iran sanctions loom

Sri Lanka to move naval unit to China-run Hambantota port

Donald Trump says he doesn’t plan exit from WTO, wants better treatment

North and South Korea reopen maritime communication channel

Iran’s leaders seek ways to defend economy from US sanctions

Donald Trump says OPEC manipulating oil market, warns Europe on Iran

GS-III (Indian Economy)

Risky recourse: on LIC’s proposed stake in IDBI Bank

Govt to soon come out with definition for shell companies

PM Modi to visit Azamgarh, will inaugurate Purvanchal Expressway

Bullet trains only for elite class, India needs safe rail system: Sreedharan

GS-III (Science and Technology)

The dream of being an AI powerhouse

India’s most potent missile Agni-V to be inducted soon

Mini Neanderthal brains grown in U.S. lab

Over The Barrel: Networked and vulnerable

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.