Day November 19, 2020

[Editorial Analysis] Shot in the arm

Mains Paper 2: Health Prelims level: m-RNA vaccine Mains level: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health Context: • Close on the heels of the multinational, Pfizer, announcing promising results from its ongoing phase-3 trial…

[Editorial Analysis] No sugarcoating

Mains Paper 3: Economy Prelims level: production-linked incentives scheme Mains level: Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth. Context: • Any programme, however well-conceived, is only as good as its implementation.…

Microwave weapons

• The Indian Army has rejected “fake” a report which claimed that the Chinese army had used “microwave weapons” to drive Indian soldiers away from their positions in eastern Ladakh. About: • Microwave Weapons are supposed to be a type…