19th 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 19th August 2020":

Governance & Polity related issues G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 1: No need to audit PM CARES: SC
Page 9: ₹3,076 cr. in 5 days in PM CARES
Page 9: Body blow to transparency: Congress
Page 10: Report predicts 12% rise in India’s cancer burden
Page 10: Integrate depression and diabetes treatment: study

Economy and Internal security related issues G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 1: Curbs on China FDI hit GM car plant sale
Page 15: Centre targets PSBs’ stake sale by March
Page 15: RBI unveils framework for retail payments entity
Page 15: ‘Data, AI may add up to $500 bn to GDP by 2025’
Page 15: Farm exports rise 23% to ₹25,553 cr. in March-June

Environment & Sci-tech related issues G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 8: Cheetahs from South Africa reach Mysuru zoo
Page 11: ‘No-Go’ forests approved for mining
Page 11: Railways deploys ‘Ninjas’ for surveillance

Important Editorials for 17 Aug 2020
Page 6: Troubled waters
Page 7: Aiming to decolonise through colonial logic
Page 7: Erring on the side of caution