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List of topics – THE HINDU (Delhi Edition)
Date: 03 February 2017
|News or Article||Page Number||For Prelim or Main?||Area||What to look out for? And, what extra needs to be explored?|
|1)Jallikattu pleas go to Constitution Bench|
|1||M||G.S. paper 2||Update on Jallikattu issue- issue of granting constitutional protection to jallikattu as a collective cultural right under Article 29 (1).|
What’s the news?
The Supreme Court has referred to a Constitution Bench to decide whether the people of Tamil Nadu can preserve jallikattu as their cultural heritage under Article 29 (1) of the Constitution, and demand its protection.
|2) Tulsi and ashvagandha to purify Neknampur Lake in Hyderabad|
|5||P||Environment||About floating island in Neknampur Lake in Hyderabad- significance of the initiative .|
About World Wetland day?
What is hydroponics technique?
|3) Scorpene submarine programme makes progress|
|5||P||Misc. –Defence||About Second Scorpene Submarine Khanderi|
|4) Forging a new nuclear deal|
|6||M||G.S. paper 2||It is said that the India-U.S. civil nuclear agreement has become obsolete and therefore India should revive it heeding the new global realities. What should India do to revive the deal? Critically Comment.|
|5) Centre’s plan may boost farmers’ solar power use|
|11||P||Economy||Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahaabhiyan or KUSUM scheme|