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List of topics – THE HINDU (Delhi Edition)
Date: 06 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) ‘When 2 adults marry, none should interfere’|
|1||M||G.S. paper 1||Update on issue of honour killing|
What’s the news?
Speaking against honour killings CJI Dipak Mishra in a three-judge bench recently remarked that the two adults are free to marry and “no third party” has a right to harass or cause harm to them. Neither parents, society, khap or panchayat.
|2) Maldives government declares emergency|
|1||M||G.S. paper 2||Update on Maldives|
|3) Rasagola battle in Orissa HC|
|3||P||Economy||Update on GI tag for Rasagola originating in Odisha|
Significance of GI tag
|4) Maiden voyage: INSV Tarini leaves for Cape Town|
|5) Demand for sub-category of stent|
|7||P||Misc.||About National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA)|
About Coronary Stent
|6) For more equity|
|8||M||G.S. paper 3||What is capital gains tax? What’s the reason behind centre’s decision to bring back the long-term capital gains tax (LTCG) on equities, which was scrapped in 2004-05? Discuss its impact.|
|7) Courting the rankings|
|About World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business global rankings, Reason for India’s dismal performance in one of the components.|
|8) Making health insurance work|
|9||M||G.S. paper 1||About National Health Protection Scheme. Role of states in its proper implementation.|
|9) Fearing cryptocurrencies|
|9||M||G.S. paper 3||Merits & Demerits of cryptocurrencies.|
|10) Deadly drug cocktails in India|
|9||M||G.S. paper 1||What are Fixed Dose Combinations? What are the threats it may pose?|
About antibiotic resistance?