The Hindu


    The Hindu


    Pg No


    Relevance for Prelims and Mains  

    GS 2


    Centre devises new guidelines for TV channels; broadcast of socially relevant topics compulsory

    (Government Policies and Interventions)

    What are the new guidelines for uplinking and downlinking of television channels in India?objectives and need 


    GS 2


    Kerala joins T.N., Bengal in bid to curb Governor’s powers 

    (Parliament and State Legislature) 

    Know about Governor , related Issues and Recommendations

    GS 2


    The EWS judgment and the shadow of Pandora 

    (Polity and Governance)

    Know about the Supreme Court of India’s recent verdict on reservation to Economically Weaker Sections,its repercussions,why is it being debated and what lies ahead ? 

    GS 2/3


    Policing with talent, resource sharing, not squabbling 

    (Governance/Internal Security)

    What are the various steps taken to improve the quality of policing in the country? ,vision of  Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel,  Existing issues and what lies ahead ?

    GS 1


    Enforcing the ban on the two finger test 

    (Social Issues)

    What is the two-finger test? SC recent ruling on it, What do govt guidelines say about it? Other recent attempts to stop the ‘two-finger test’ and way ahead 


    GS 3


    In the hopes for a clear blue sky



    What led to high pollution in Delhi? And What are the measures taken to tackle major polluters?


    GS 2


    D.Y. Chandrachud takes charge as the 50th Chief Justice of India


    How is the Chief Justice of India appointed?


    GS 1


    Pashmina shawls have Shahtoosh guard hair, say Customs officials; all fluff, counter traders and artisans

    (Art and Culture)

    Know about Pashmina ,Pashmina Shawl and Shahtoosh


    GS 3


    Level of groundwater extraction lowest in 18 years, finds study


    Know about findings of latest assessment of  the Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) for Groundwater extraction 

    GS 3


    Rupee-settled trade suitable for export, obligation perks’


    What are the objectives behind the Centre’s recent move to expand the norms for incentives and export obligations under the Foreign Trade policy?