13th August 2020: Daily The Hindu News & Editorial Analysis by Jatin Verma

Class Notes

In this session, Jatin Verma will cover the important current affairs on a daily basis by referring to all the important newspapers/journals and magazines referred for UPSC CSE 2020 preparation including The Hindu, Indian Express, Rajya Sabha TV, Yojana, Kurukshetra, etc.

"THE HINDU TOPICS for 13th August 2020":

Governance & Polity related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 4: ‘Keep Arunachal out of any Naga peace deal’
Page 11: Nagaland divided over Ravi’s stand
Page 11: AASU rails against CAA, EIA in Assam

Economy & Internal security related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 5: HC reserves order on pleas against TRAI’s tariff order
Page 15: U.K. economy shrinks by record 20%, in recession
Page 15: Economic disruption to rural economy less severe, says Birla
Page 15: ‘Draft of norms to check misleading ads soon’
Page 15: ‘India to face economic challenges for many years’

Environment & Sci-tech related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 1: ‘Mega labs’ to boost COVID-19 testing
Page 5: IISER Bhopal scientists’ study on seed germination may lead to crop improvement
Page 10: Study finds poor access to abortion drugs
Page 11: Forest loss threatens hornbills

Important Editorial for 13 August 2020
Page 6: Stop the dismantling of environmental rules
Page 7: How the tiger can regain its stripes
Page 7: Shutting the door on Huawei