What to Read in The Hindu | 05-05-2018

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List of topics  – THE HINDU (Delhi Edition)

Date: 05 May 2018

News or ArticlePage NumberFor Prelim or Main?AreaWhat to look out for? And, what extra needs to be explored?
1) GST Council approves single form for filing of returns


1PPolityAbout GST Council
2) Ministry fast-tracks security clearance


8MG.S. paper 2Salient features of India’s new national security clearance policy
3) Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano spews lava


18PGeographyHawaii’s Kilauea volcano


4) Nobel Literature Prize put off to 2019 after #MeToo turmoil


10PMiscAbout Nobel Prize in Literature

What’s the news?

For the first time in almost 70 years, there will be no Nobel Literature Prize this year, after the Swedish Academy that selects the laureate failed to contain a deep crisis stemming from the anti-sexual harassment #MeToo campaign.