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List of topics – THE HINDU (Delhi Edition)
Date: 9 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) Supreme Court restores Hadiya’s marriage|
|1||M||G.S. paper 1, paper 2||All about Hadiya case|
What’s the news?
The Supreme Court has set aside a Kerala High Court order annulling the marriage of Hadiya to Shafin Jahan after her conversion to Islam.
|2) Karnataka govt. unveils State flag|
|5||M||G.S. paper 2||What’s the news?|
The Karnataka government has unveiled the State flag (nada dhwaja) for Karnataka. If approved by the Centre, Karnataka will be the second State to have a flag after Jammu and Kashmir.
Will official flags for states pose a threat to integrity of India?
|3) A new NAM for the new norm|
|8||M||G.S. paper 2||India must seek nonaligned partnerships which can work together outside the influence of the U.S., China and Russia. Discuss.|
|4) Protecting couples from mobs|
|9||M||G.S. paper 2||About The Prohibition of Unlawful Assembly (Interference with the Freedom of Matrimonial Alliances) Bill- significance, features|
|5) Female foeticide a shame: Modi|
|10||P||Misc.- Schemes||Beti Bachao Beti Padhao, National Nutrition Mission, ‘Suvidha’ napkins|
|6) Union govt. to set up Arbitration Council|
|G.S. paper 2|| Union Cabinet approved the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2018.|
The government will set up an Arbitration Council that will grade institutions that offer alternative dispute resolution mechanism for commercial disputes.