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List of topics – THE HINDU (Delhi Edition)
Date: 02 May 2018
|News or Article||Page Number||For Prelim or Main?||Area||What to look out for? And, what extra needs to be explored?|
|1) SC tells HCs to set up panels to monitor POCSO Act trials|
|G.S. paper 1, paper 2||About POCSO Act|
What’s the news?
Shocked by the high rate of pendency of child sexual assault cases, the Supreme Court has directed High Courts to set up panels of its judges to regulate and monitor trials under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
|2) Taj Mahal turning brown and green, says worried SC|
|1||M||G.S. paper 3||Effect of pollution on monuments esp. Tajmahal, Efforts in conservation of monuments|
What’s the news?
According to Supreme Court Bench the Taj Mahal was yellow and now it is turning brown and green.
|3) SC admits petition to quash Section 377|
|7||M||G.S. paper 2||Section 377 0f IPC|
|4) ‘Sub-village units will be powered too’|
|7||P||Misc.- Schemes||‘Saubhagya’ Scheme|
|5) End of celebrations with party poppers|
6) What are party poppers?
|P||S&T||What are party poppers?|
Armstrong’s mixture- chemicals used?
|7) Power drive|
|8||M||G.S. paper 3||Electrification of rural India and how its benefits|