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Daily Quick Revision Current Affairs || 2 October 2019

SC/ST judgment
•Supreme Court has recalled its directions in a March 20, 2018 verdict that had effectively diluted provisions of arrest under the Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989.
[Supreme court gave the judgement on the pretext that Innocents cannot be terrorised by the provisions of the SC/ST Act and their fundamental rights need to be protected.]
•This was following a plea by the Centre seeking a review of that judgment
•Observations made by the court:
The struggle for equality and civil rights of SC/ST communities was still not over. They are still discriminated.
Ayushman Bharat Scheme;-
↪Is a National Health Protection Scheme
↪which will cover over 10 crore poor vulnerable families (around 50 crore beneficiaries)
↪providing coverage of up to ₹5 lakh (per family per year) for secondary and tertiary care hospitalisation.
↪It will subsume "Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY)" & "Senior Citizen Health Insurance Scheme (SCHIS)"
•Common Service Center (CSC)&NHA have signed a MoU to implement Ayushman Bharat scheme through 3 lakh CSCs across the country
• different categories are entitled under the scheme like -
↪families having no adult member(age 16-59),female headed households with no adult male,SC/ST household etc.&
↪defined 11 occupational categories in urban areas
【My family is eligible but out of list?!】
Drone Innovators Network Summit 2019
•Organised by the World Economic Forum under the aegis of the Ministry of Civil Aviation.
•It wad Started by the World Economic Forum to hasten and contribute to healthy drone policies in need of legislation.
•Established to help overcome common challenges regulators are facing in enabling drones and unmanned aviation
•As per the regulations, manufacturers of drone are required to comply with the requirements of No Permission, No Take-off (NPNT) on the Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS)
Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs)
•APA is an agreement between a taxpayer and the tax authority determining the Transfer Pricing methodology for pricing the tax payer’s international transactions for future years.
•Indian APA programme has been appreciated nationally and internationally for being able to address complex transfer pricing issues in a fair and transparent manner
RUCO (Repurpose Used Cooking Oil) initiative :{launched by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)}
•It will enable collection and conversion of used cooking oil to bio-diesel.
•Total Polar Compounds (TPC):
~In many countries, TPC is used to measure the quality of oil. The level of TPC increases every time oil is re-heated
Military Nursing Service: 
• celebrates 94th Raising Day.
•MNS is the only all women corps in the Armed Forces.
•It came into being on March 28, 1888 with the arrival of first batch of 10 qualified British Nurses in Bombay (now Mumbai), to organise nursing in Military hospitals in India. 
National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language (NCPUL):
•Autonomous body under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), Department of Secondary and Higher Education.
•Autonomous body under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), Department of Secondary and Higher Education.
•Set up to promote, develop and propagate Urdu language, Council started its operation in Delhi on April 1, 1996.
D28 iceberg: Hide — uploads.disquscdn.com
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• A more than 1,500 sq.km. D28 iceberg recently broke off Antarctica.【 Our world still thinks, it's happening on an another planet (: 】
•It is about 210 metres thick and contains 315 billion tonnes of ice.
•The east of Antarctica — where D28 broke off — is different from the west of the continent and Greenland, which are rapidly warming due to climate change

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