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Kurukshetra Summary – March 2024 – Profitable Farming

Importance of March Edition – Profitable Farming 1. Adoption of Digital and Innovative Farming Techniques Introduction Digital Agricultural Revolution India’s Agricultural Landscape Innovative Farming Practices Digital Farming Techniques Application and Adoption of Digital Agriculture Technologies Digital Divide Conditions for Digital Transformation Way Forward Conclusion 2. Bamboo Farming Introduction to Bamboo Cultivation Climate Requirement for Bamboo…

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Kurukshetra Summary: April, 2024 – Tourism: Enriching Rural Development

  1. Rural tourism: catalysing the multifold developments in rural India Introduction Core Activities Economic and Social Impact Historical Background Strategic Initiatives National Strategy and Roadmap Key Strategic Pillars Competitions and Recognition Global Recognition Vibrant Village Program Community Reinforcement Conclusion 2.  Redefining tourism: festivals, cuisine, and music of northeast India Overview of Northeast India’s Cultural…

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Kurukshetra Summary: May, 2024 – Towards Embracing Green Technology

1. Green Technologies: Current Status, Challenges, and Way Ahead Introduction Current Status Energy Sector: Building Sector: Transport Sector: Water and Waste Management: Challenges High Initial Investment: Regulatory Hurdles: Public Acceptance: Infrastructure: Resource Management: Significance Economic Growth: Environmental Benefits: Social Impact: Innovation: Solutions Policy Support: Public Awareness: Investment in Research and Development: Infrastructure Development: International Collaboration:…

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Kurukshetra Summary – February 2024 – Food Storage Infrastructure

Importance of February Edition – Food Storage Infrastructure 1. Shaping Sustainable Food Systems with Storage Infrastructure – A Path way to Viksit Bharat Overview of Indian Agriculture Vision for Development: Viksit Bharat by 2047 Challenges of Food Loss and Waste Government Initiatives and Policies Current Status of Food Grain Production and Storage Capacity Government Efforts…

Kurukshetra Magazine Summary January 2024 – Startups Redefining Rural India

Kurukshetra Magazine Summary January 2024 – Startups Redefining Rural India

Kurukshetra Magazine Summary January 2024 – Startups Redefining Rural India Reading the January 2024 issue of Kurukshetra focused on “Startups Redefining Rural India” is essential from a UPSC perspective for these reasons: Understanding Rural Development: The topic delves into a crucial aspect of India’s development – revitalising the rural economy. It presents insights into how…

Kurukshetra Magazine Summary December 2023: Self-Reliant Villages

Kurukshetra Magazine December 2023 Summary 1.Towards Making Villages Self-Reliant: Role of Ministry of Panchayat Raj  Introduction: Villages are the cornerstone for creating a self-sufficient nation, with approximately 68% of India’s population residing in rural areas. The agrarian economy, engaging 51% of the workforce, underscores the pivotal role of Gram Panchayats in the successful implementation of…

Kurukshetra Magazine Summary November 2023- Talent In Rural India

Kurukshetra Magazine November 2023 Summary 1.NURTURING SPORTS TALENT IN RURAL INDIA. Sports in Rural India: Archery, wrestling, horse-riding, and chariot racing have historical significance in India, evident in epics like Ramayana and Mahabharata. Government initiatives like the Khelo India Scheme and Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) emphasise building India as a sporting nation, with a…

Kurukshetra Magazine Summary October 2023: Clean And Green Villages

Kurukshetra Magazine October 2024 Summary 1. VISION FOR GREEN AND CLEAN RURAL INDIA. Introduction: India is committed to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, with the Ministry of Panchayati Raj (MoPR) actively involving Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRI) to localise SDGs into nine themes. This article focuses on Theme 5 – Clean and Green…

Kurukshetra Magazine Summary: September 2023

Kurukshetra Magazine Sep 2023 Summary The September 2023 edition of Kurukshetra Magazine focused on the theme of “Innovative Rural Development Strategies”. This issue bought to light the latest advancements and initiatives in rural India, emphasizing technology-driven solutions for enhancing agricultural productivity, rural entrepreneurship, and sustainable living practices. Let’s discuss the Kurukshetra Magazine Summary for September…

Kurukshetra Summary: August 2023

Article 1: Adequate Nutrition for Women and Children Importance of Women’s Nutrition: Women’s nutrition directly affects their health, impacting their children and families. Inadequate nutrition, both in quantity and quality, can lead to malnutrition, deficiency diseases, lower life expectancy, and other health issues. Maternal malnutrition during pregnancy can result in low birth weight, stillbirths, abortions,…