AspirantWorld One liners : 5th September

• Union minister of health and family welfare Shri Mansukh Mandaviya chairs a High Level Meet with all States to overview Public Health features towards Tuberculosis. The Minister pledged that the Union Government is open to all the recommendations made by the states/UTs on tuberculosis.

• The Ministry of Health clarified that aspiring NEET (National Qualification and Entrance Examination) candidates can only choose one quota category. NRI students belonging to the ST, SC, and OBC communities can no longer enjoy the advantages of reservation offered to them in the upcoming NEET exam.

• Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana, US. It is an extraordinarily hazardous Category four storm and one of the most effective storms ever to hit the US. Hurricanes are the most violent and largest storms on the earth. Tropical cyclones (hurricanes) use warm, moist air as fuel, and consequently form over warm Equatorial.

• Indian biologist Shailendra Singh won the Behler Sea Turtle Conservation Award for bringing back three critically endangered protected species of sea turtles from the brink of extinction. The award has been bestowed with the help of various international bodies concerned in turtle conservation such as IUCN/SSC Tortoise.

• Blue stragglers are a type of star located in open star clusters or globular clusters. They are larger and bluer than other stars. Highlights: They have intrigued scientists who have for lengthy probes their origin. Carrying out the first-ever complete evaluation of blue stragglers.

• India hosted the “Meeting of BRICS Ministers of Energy” and was chaired by the Union Minister of State for Power. During this sixth meeting of the BRICS energy ministers, the following had been launched: BRICS Energy Report 2021. BRICS Energy Technology Report 2021 etc.

• The eleventh India-United Kingdom Economic and Financial Dialogue (EFD) was held virtually with the Finance Minister leading the Indian delegation. The dialogue covers, among other things, economic cooperation discussions on multilateral issues, including G20 and COP26.

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