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List of topics – THE HINDU (Delhi Edition)
Date: 7 March 2017
|News or Article||Page Number||For Prelim or Main?||Area||What to look out for? And, what extra needs to be explored?|
|1) PM flays vandalism on statues|
2) Be alert to Operation Dhakka
|8||M||G.S. paper 2||What’s the news?|
Incidents of vandalism of statues of leaders in various parts of the country.
How such incidents pose a grave danger to Indian democracy.
|3) Rooftop energy|
|G.S.paper 3||About LiDAR technonology, International Solar Alliance|
Update on solar energy and solar infrastructure
|4) The ecologically subsidised city|
|8||M||G.S. paper 3||About Kolkata’s wetland- there significance|
What’s the news?
Dhrubajyoti Ghosh, the ecologist who introduced 100 kilometre swathe of Kolkata wetland to the rest of the world.
Ghosh received prestigious Luc Hoffman Award, instituted to honour conservationist by International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources [IUCN], in 2016 for his pioneering and lifelong work to protect East KolkataWetland [EKW], world’s largest organic sewage management system. Owing to his work, EKW was declared as the Ramsar Site or Wetland of International Importance.
|5) Understanding delirium|
|9||P||General Science||About Delirium|
|6) Balkrishna Doshi wins Pritzker Prize|
|18||P||Misc.||Architect Balkrishna Doshi, a pioneer of low-cost housing design, won the prestigious Pritzker Prize. He is the 45th Pritzker laureate and the first from India.|