Rail-Sea-Rail (RSR) Initiative

  Source: ET  Context: The Ministry of Coal is driving a transformative initiative known as Rail-Sea-Rail (RSR) to revolutionize coal transportation in India. This strategy integrates rail and sea transportation to create an efficient movement of domestic coal, connecting mining sites, ports, and end-users. The goal is to enhance logistical efficiency, reduce transportation costs, and …

What is a bulk drug park, and why does Himachal Pradesh want one?

GS Paper 2 Topics Covered: Issues related to health.   Context: Karnataka has sought the Centre’s approval for the development of the Bulk Drug Park in Yadgir district under the Centre’s Promotion of Bulk Drug Parks Scheme.   What are bulk drugs or APIs? A bulk drug is also called an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). It …