THE GIST of Editorial for UPSC Exams : 09 November 2019 (Neglect of public health leaves millions of Indians vulnerable to non-communicable diseases (The Hindu))

Neglect of public health leaves millions of Indians vulnerable to non-communicable diseases (The Hindu) Mains Paper 2: Health Prelims level : National Health Profile Mains level: National Health Profile survey highlights Context The recent release of National Health Profile (NHP) 2019 is once again a dismal reminder of India’s neglect of public health even by…

Can the U.S. protect its nuclear weapons in Turkey?

Can the U.S. protect its nuclear weapons in Turkey?

U.S. forces reportedly came under artillery fire from Turkish troops heading into northern Syria last week — another sign of the sudden plunge in U.S. relations with Turkey.On Monday, President Trump imposed economic sanctions against Turkey and threatened to “swiftly destroy Turkey’s economy.” Vice President Pence announced a cease-fire agreement with Turkey on Thursday, but…

Owner calls for salary cap in League One and League Two

Owner calls for salary cap in League One and League Two

Human error and exceptional efforts mean that production often goes unrewarded in sports. It’s “why we watch” and why they don’t hand out trophies based on theory. According to Opta, the expected goals (xG) “measures the quality of a shot based on several variables such as assist type, shot angle and distance from goal, whether…